Bridge Bust (and then some) in Columbia

The River Towns of Lancaster County are an easy half-hour drive from the Historic Smithton Inn, and this is one of the best times to make the trip!  On October 1st, hundreds of visitors and vendors converge on Veternas Memorial Bridge for a … Continue reading

“Reflections of the Rat Pack” and “The Amish Project” Performances in Ephrata

The Sharadin Bigler Theater, just a mile up the road from the Historic Smithton Inn in Ephrata, is home to the Ephrata Performing Arts Center and some of the best local theater I’ve ever seen!  In addition to their regular production … Continue reading

Oktoberfest in Lancaster County, PA

If you’re looking for some good food, good beer and good music (including an um-pah band or two), here are a few Oktoberfest options for you to consider during your Lancaster County vacation. In the case of Lancaster Brewing Company … Continue reading

Lancaster County hosts National Beard and Moustache Championships

One of my favorite things about owning a Lancaster County Bed and Breakfast is the shear variety of unique and fun events we have going on, pretty much ALL the time!  Case in point:  Lancaster County is playing host to the … Continue reading

Holiday Lights and Christmas Tree Cutting at Elizabeth Farms

The holiday season is a magical time in Lancaster County and the Historic Smithton Inn and it’s not too early to start planning your trip.  Each of our guest rooms has a working fireplace, so cozy, romantic evenings are assured.  Add … Continue reading

Whoopie Pie Festival in Lancaster

Saturday, September 17th from 11 am – 4 pm (raindate: Sunday September 18, 2011) is the most delicious day in Lancaster County!!  Why?  Let’s face it, who can resist rich, creamy icing between two soft, delicious cakes?  They’ve been a … Continue reading