Local Events

Here Are the Best Events in Lancaster County, PA

Are you planning a vacation to Pennsylvania? If so, you’ve landed on the right page! Lancaster County is a beautiful and historical place, boasting plenty of stunning landscapes and attractions you can explore. It’s so rich and diverse that no matter what season you visit, you’ll always find something exciting to do! In this blog, we’ve put together a list of the top events in Lancaster, PA, to help you craft the perfect itinerary. Grab a pen and get ready to add to your bucket list! 

Don’t Miss the Best Local Events in Lancaster, PA!

If you’re looking for something special to do during your Lancaster County visit, we have you covered! Many of the venues below offer special events and performances throughout the year. Choose from a wide range of events, including musicals, microbrew festivals, holiday celebrations, and more! No matter when you stay at the Historic Smithton Inn, we guarantee there is something for you to enjoy.

SPRING

March

  • PA Charter Day (Free admission to ALL PA museums)
  • Tour de Tanks on the Mason-Dixon Wine Trail
  • Bart Township Auction & Mud Sale
  • Bart Township Building Materials & Craft Sale 

April

May

SUMMER

June

July

  • Ephrata 4th of July Fireworks
  • Lititz 4th of July Events and Fireworks
  • Red, White, and Blues Festival at Moon Dancer Winery
  • Country Music Festival at Moon Dancer Winery
  • Blues & Brews at Mt. Hope Mansion

August

FALL

September

October

November

  • Veterans Day Luminary Trail at the Winters Memorial Trail in Ephrata
  • Ephrata Christmas Tree Lighting
  • Terre Hill Christmas Bazaar 

WINTER

December

February

Stay at the Best B&B in Lancaster During Your Pennsylvania Getaway!

Now that you know which events to attend, you need a cozy place to stay. The Historic Smithton Inn is an excellent choice! With an authentic atmosphere, charming amenities, and all the modern features you need, our property is perfect for a relaxing Lancaster getaway.

Browse our guest rooms today to see what we offer! Each room is uniquely furnished and offers a true Pennsylvania experience. Take a look at our Sage Room, for example. You can snuggle up by the fireplace, drink a refreshing glass of wine, and take a hot bath in your private bathroom. Rest assured that you will get a good night’s sleep in the queen bed with its beautiful, handcrafted headboard. When you wake up each morning, follow the smell of coffee downstairs where a delicious, homemade breakfast awaits.