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Apple Picking 2022 - Harrisburg, PA - BHHS Homesale Realty

Fall is almost here, and you know what that means—time for apple picking! The area around our Harrisburg homes for sale has plenty of pick-your-own apple farms for your family's next weekend outing. Here are a few of the orchards we are returning to year after year.

  1. Mt. Airy Orchards – 522 East Mount Airy Road, Dillsburg, PA 17019
    Mt. Airy Orchards' picturesque fields are brimming with 25 varieties of apples, including Mutsu, Daybreak Fuji, and Crimson Crisp. Whether you like your apples sweet or tart, they have something for everyone. For customers' convenience, the orchard is open every day during the fall.

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Chocolate Day Destinations 2022 - Hershey, PA - BHHS Homesale Realty

You'd be forgiven for thinking every day should be International Chocolate Day, but the good news is that we have the perfect place for you to celebrate on September 13 when the real day arrives! Hershey, PA, is a dream destination for chocolate lovers of all ages on International Chocolate Day this September or any time throughout the year. Experience all the chocolate you can handle at Hershey's Chocolate World and Hersheypark, then be sure to leave some room to sample sweet treats from local small businesses as well. Our real estate agents have all the delicious details on five destinations for International Chocolate Day in Hershey this year.

  • Create Your Own Candy Bar – 101 Chocolate World Way, Hershey, PA 17033
    Hershey's Chocolate World is an amazing destination for all things chocolate near Hershey homes for sale, and Create Your Own Candy Bar is one of the most fun, popular attractions you'll find there. You get the full experience of designing your own chocolate bar from start to finish, seeing each step in the process of how your custom candy bar is made, and even customizing the packaging for the final product. If you're celebrating International Chocolate Day with your kids, this is a great activity for the whole family to enjoy together.

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Sunflower Fields - Harrisburg, PA - BHHS Homesale Realty

Who doesn't smile when they see a sunflower? Tall, bright yellow, and always cheery, these blossoms are a classic sign that summer is coming to a close. These sunflower fields near our Harrisburg homes for sale offer you the chance to spend an afternoon among the blooms and even take some home for a personal display. Many of these locations also offer extra activities to complete your fun family outing.

  • Second Mountain Sunflowers - 324 Second Mountain Rd., Orwigsburg, PA 17961
    Second Mountain Sunflowers is a peaceful sunflower farm surrounded by tall trees, rolling hills, and other natural beauty. Admission is just $10 for people over 12, and you can cut your own sunflowers as you walk through the fields. You're allowed to take as many blooms as you can carry, so this is a great stop for people who want to pick up a whole bouquet.

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Food Trucks - Harrisburg, PA - BHHS Homesale Realty

Looking for your new favorite meal? It might just be parked around the block. Food trucks provide a quick and easy way to try something new. Since many great restaurants start as food trucks, they're also a good way to discover a new up-and-coming local eatery. 

Our real estate agents are big supporters of the Harrisburg food scene, and we know how to spot a good food truck when we see one. Whether you're in the mood for a sandwich, some great BBQ, or even some dessert, here is a quick list of the best food trucks you'll find around town.

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Lancaster, PA Lakes for Fishing - BHHS Homesale Realty

Spending an afternoon fishing is one of our real estate agents' favorite ways to unwind. If you're a fishing enthusiast, too, you'll be happy to hear that there are plenty of great fishing spots near our Lancaster homes for sale. Visit one of these five locations this weekend for a little quiet time angling in the summer sun. 

  • Lake Grubb Nature Park - 671 Hempfield Hill Road, Columbia, PA 17512
    Lake Grubb Nature Park spans over 54 acres of land once used as an iron mine. This beautiful park near our Columbia homes for sale is one of the most comfortable areas for extended fishing sessions. On top of its eponymous Lake Grubb, it also contains grill stations and working bathrooms to help make your time at the park more pleasant.

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Capture Nature in Harrisburg, PA - BHHS Homesale Realty

June 15th is a special day for anyone who enjoys nature, photography and spending time outdoors. It's Nature Photography Day, a holiday dedicated to professionals and amateurs who appreciate the beauty of the natural world. If you're looking at Harrisburg homes for sale, there are some lovely places to stop and take nature photos nearby. Here are a few top suggestions.

  1. Wildwood Park and Olewine Nature Center: 100 Wildwood Way, Harrisburg, PA  17110
    Wildwood Park and Olewine Nature Center is a 229-acre preserve with plenty of great photo ops. You can walk along the 6-mile trail or the boardwalk, spotting various birds, frogs, and even turtles along the way. The preserve also has a shallow lake, where you'll often see water birds resting.

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Family Bike Ride - Dutch Country - BHHS Homesale Realty

There is no better way to enjoy spring than spending some quality time with the family outdoors, and Dutch Country is filled with great places to explore. A family bike ride is an excellent way to see the sights, with a wide variety of quiet country roads, beautiful parks, and scenic trails. Ready to ride? Our real estate agents have the details on five of the best places for a family bike ride in Dutch Country.

  1. Northwest Lancaster County River Trail – Northwestern Lancaster County, PA
    One of the longest trails near Lancaster homes for sale, the Northwest Lancaster County River Trail is about 14 miles long and connects with five different local municipalities. The trail was built along the historic Pennsylvania Mainline Canal route, with plenty of historic industrial sites to visit and interpret as a family along the way. There are some relatively flat sections of the trail that make it suitable for families with young children, and other parts of the trail are still under development to extend the length in future years.

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Restaurants for Hamburgers - Harrisburg, PA - BHHS Homesale Realty

Just about everyone loves hamburgers in one form or another, and that's why the popular food gets the entire month of May designated as National Hamburger Month. They're amazingly versatile, ranging from traditional ground beef, chuck, or other meat to black bean vegetarian options. Toppings are also nearly endless, so you can customize your burger the way you like.

Our real estate agents suggest trying the following National Hamburger Month destinations in Harrisburg, PA.

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Quilting Shops - Lancaster, PA - BHHS Homesale Realty

Lancaster is famous for quilts, often stitched by Mennonite and Amish women with great attention to detail. Whether you'd like to buy a fully finished quilt or need some help completing the project you've started, the area has many shops you'll want to visit. This is especially true on or around National Quilting Day, held on March 19.

Our real estate agents recommend stopping by the following five quilting shops around Lancaster.

  1. Rachel's of Greenfield - 2060 Creek Hill Rd., Lancaster, PA 17601
    Wall quilt patterns from Rachel's of Greenfield make it easy to start your own projects. They're pre-cut and are perfect for anyone from beginners to experienced crafters. The kits contain everything you need, including fabrics, embellishments, batting, patterns, and illustrated instructions. You'll have your choice of cute wall quilts that are ideal for a baby's nursery or Christmas-themed quilts to give as gifts or use as part of your own holiday decor. Others, such as spotted hen or tumbling blocks patterns, are a perfect addition any time of year. In addition to plenty of quilting patterns, the shop also carries ornament patterns and punch needle kits.

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Small Business Saturday - Harrisburg, PA - BHHS Homesale Realty

Small Business Saturday is a day dedicated to encouraging consumers to shop small and bring more holiday shopping to local small businesses. Small Business Saturday is sandwiched between Black Friday and Cyber Monday and lands on Nov. 27 this year. Our real estate agents encourage you to extend your purchasing power to stores in Harrisburg, PA, many of which are convenient to Harrisburg homes for sale.

  1. Stash Vintage - 11 S. 3rd St., Harrisburg, PA 17101
    Established in 2013, Stash Vintage is a glorious mix of vintage pieces with real personalities. Stash maintains an incredible collection of clothing, jewelry, and accessories. Occasionally, they have smaller, vintage furniture pieces, art, house-ware items, handmade wares, plants, and odds and ends. Stash shares a storefront with The Midtown Dandy, a local men's vintage retailer. Their collection varies in era and style, but they make sure to stock unique pieces that can be added to any modern home. Because all of the pieces in the shop are authentic antique pieces from throughout the '50s into the '90s, you can always count on Stash to have unique pieces that are sure to make an amazing impression.

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Chocolate Day Around Harrisburg - BHHS Homesale Realty

Calling all chocolate lovers! This one is for you. National Chocolate Day is quickly approaching on October 28th. If you don't already have plans to celebrate, we highly recommend making some. There are so many places to stop and enjoy some chocolate while looking at Harrisburg homes for sale.


Fall Motorcycle Rides - Dutch Country - BHHS Homesale Realty

October 9 is National Motorcycle Ride Day, and we can't think of a better way to explore Pennsylvania Dutch Country than on a motorcycle. In honor of the occasion, our real estate agents are excited to share some of our favorite scenic drives in the Harrisburg and Lancaster areas!

  • US-15 - Summerdale, PA to Shamokin Dam
    U.S. Route 15 traverses nearly 800 miles from North Carolina to New York, but the 50-mile stretch from Summerdale, PA to Shamokin Dam is one of the most scenic. This section of US-15 runs alongside the mighty Susquehanna River and offers some truly spectacular views. The starting point is just across the river from these Harrisburg homes for sale. There are numerous parks and pull-offs along the way where you can stop and enjoy the river scenery, including McKee's Half Falls Rest Area.

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Kayaking Adventures - Dutch Country - BHHS Homesale Realty

September 26 is World Rivers Day, and it's a beautiful time of year for a kayaking trip in Pennsylvania. We decided to mark the occasion by singing the praises of some of our favorite local streams in Dutch Country. 

If you're ready for an adventure, there are some truly amazing rivers and creeks in our neck of the woods. These are our real estate agents' favorite places to paddle in Harrisburg and the surrounding areas. 

  • Susquehanna River - Harrisburg, PA 17101
    The city of Harrisburg overlooks the Susquehanna River, one of the most spectacularly beautiful waterways in Pennsylvania. This wide, meandering river flows between rocky shores and scenic forests for most of its course and is easily accessible at numerous points along the way. In Harrisburg, City Island is a great place to start. Located in the middle of the river not far from these Harrisburg homes for sale, the island is operated as a public park and is a prime launch site with amazing views of the city skyline. Just across the river, Susquehanna Outfitters offers guided trips and kayak rentals.

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Cumberland Valley Things to Do - BHHS Homesale Realty

Are you a history buff, culture maven, fitness fanatic, or all of the above? Whatever you're looking for, you'll find it in the Cumberland Valley. Our real estate agents share five of their favorite activities that are just minutes from Harrisburg homes for sale.

  1. Appalachian Trail Museum - 1120 Pine Grove Rd., Gardners, PA 17324
    Cumberland Valley is such a spectacular area for hiking that it's also the site of the only museum in the country dedicated to the activity. The Appalachian Trail Museum has a mission to share the history of the iconic hiking route, along with stories of those who have traveled along it. In 2016, the museum opened a children's section that includes a mini-version of the trail with educational interactive features. Hours are 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, and admission is free, but donations are welcome.

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Horseback Riding - Dutch Country - BHHS Homesale Realty

There are a lot of great ways to explore Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Our real estate agents love going for scenic drives along the Susquehanna River, or refreshing hikes along the ridges and valleys of the Appalachian Mountains. But if you want to know the truth, the best way to experience it is on horseback. 

From secluded equestrian trails to farms that specialize in showing new riders the ropes, Pennsylvania offers a lot of great horseback riding options. If you happen to be in the area looking at Harrisburg homes for sale, we highly recommend checking out these great destinations for horseback riding in Dutch Country. 

  1. Winsome Farm - 444 Nealy Rd., Newville, PA 17241
    A picturesque farm spanning 50 rolling acres of meadows and woodlands, Winsome Farm is a lovely spot to go for a ride. The farm is located just a few miles from these Newville homes for sale and offers year-round guided trail rides on their network of private trails as well as the nearby Cumberland Valley Rail Trail. They also offer horse boarding, training, and riding instruction.

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Harrisburg Area Yoga Studios - BHHS Homesale Realty

Monday, June 21st, is International Yoga Day! This is the perfect opportunity to try yoga for the first time, get back into yoga after a pause, or take a class at a new studio you've been meaning to visit. Luckily, the Harrisburg areas offer some amazing yoga studios. Here are a few that our real estate agents recommend. 

  • Studio B Power Yoga: 233 W Chocolate Ave, Hershey PA, 17033
    If you're looking at Hershey homes for sale, then Studio B Power Yoga is close by. They offer classes for all levels, and their focus is on powerful, Vinyasa-style yoga. Classes take place in heated rooms, so you can really get your sweat on.

    Studio B Power Yoga offers early morning classes and evening classes, so you can work around your schedule. Buy single class passes, monthly passes, and multi-class packages on their website.

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Dutch Country Trails to Cover New Ground - BHHS Homesale Realty

Ready to point your compass toward adventure? Our real estate agents have some great ideas for places to explore in the Harrisburg area!

Reading a map is something everyone who owns a bike or a pair of feet should be able to do. And since the final week in May is officially Map Reading Week, we thought we'd take the opportunity to share some parks and trails in Pennsylvania Dutch Country where you can put your skills to good use. 

  • Conewago Recreation Trail - 2385 N. Market St., Elizabethtown, PA 17022
    Utilizing the former Cornwall-Lebanon rail line's path, the Conewago Recreation Trail is a beautiful 5-mile trek near the border of Lancaster and Lebanon counties. It's a level, well-graded and easy-to-follow path through shady woods and expansive meadowlands, with frequent views of  Conewago Creek. The trail is open to hiking, biking, horseback riding, and cross-country skiing, and it's located a stone's throw from many Elizabethtown homes for sale. Keep your eyes open for blooming wildflowers if you hike it in spring.

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Gardening Supply Stores - Harrisburg, PA - BHHS Homesale Realty

Whether you're buying your first home or selling, you don't need our real estate agents to tell you the impact stunning landscaping makes. When you tour Harrisburg homes for sale, you'll see that for yourself. To help you maintain impressive curb appeal, several garden centers are located nearby. Beyond carrying the supplies you need to work in the yard, you'll find gorgeous plants appropriate to the local environment and experts willing to advise you. Here are a few places you may find interesting to investigate:

  • Highland Gardens - 423 S. 18th St., Camp Hill, PA
    Located just of the I-83, this location has helped make Camp Hill homes for sale look their very best for decades. Unlike the big box stores, Highland Gardens is family-owned and operated, with more than 50 years serving this area. Delivery services add to the convenience of shopping here. Not only does the store carry a vast selection of flowers, grasses, shrubs and trees, it's also home to Stihl equipment. For those perfect finishing touches, consider some of the many pots, containers, and garden decor. Sketch and design services are also available to help start any landscaping venture.

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Arboretums Around Harrisburg, PA - BHHS Homesale Realty

As the weather starts to warm up, we're all excited to get outdoors and enjoy the beauty of springtime. If you happen to be in the area exploring some of the great Harrisburg homes for sale, we recommend taking a break to visit a few of the nearby arboretums and gardens. You might be surprised to learn just how many options you have to choose from. Here are a few of our favorites.

  1. Harrisburg Sunken Garden: 1210 N. Front St., Harrisburg, PA 17102
    While it's a small park, the Harrisburg Sunken Garden is worth a visit. It features a formal garden and a gazebo, both of which are excellent spots for photoshoots. This free garden is conveniently located near Riverfront Park, so it's easy to visit any time you're in the area.

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Craft Stores Around Dutch Country - BHHS Homesale Realty

March is Craft Month, so why not celebrate – or find – your favorite craft by heading out to a shop for supplies or inspiration? Crafting is relaxing yet productive since the result is a beautifully handcrafted piece to keep or give as a gift.

Our real estate agents suggest stopping by the following craft shops:

  • Tandy Leather Harrisburg – 3835 Union Deposit Road, Harrisburg, PA 17109   
    Founded in 1919 with the goal of sharing leathercraft with the world, Tandy Leather carries anything you might need for your projects, including leather, machines and accessories; tools such as a stitching groover; hardware including buckles; and books and patterns. You'll also be able to learn about leathercraft through Tandy's Maker Spotlight, projects, and more at the shop, which is located near Harrisburg homes for sale.

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Dutch Country: 5 Places for Winter Hiking - BHHS Homesale Realty

There's something special about Pennsylvania Dutch Country in wintertime. Our real estate agents love getting out to explore the snowy landscape this time of year, and we're excited to share some of our favorite winter hiking destinations near Harrisburg homes for sale!

  1. Lancaster County Central Park - 1050 Rockford Rd., Lancaster, PA 17602
    The largest park in Lancaster County, Lancaster County Central Park encompasses 544 acres of picturesque fields and forests. It's a lovely place for a family hike in any season, with over 12 miles of trails open year-round from dawn until dusk. In winter, the Conestoga Trail is a good place to start. Lancaster County Central Park is home to 3.3 miles of this long-distance hiking route, which traverses mostly flat, easy terrain as it crosses Lancaster County, often mere minutes from these Lancaster homes for sale.

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Winter Weekend in Lancaster, PA - BHHS Homesale Realty

Falling temperatures don't put an end to the lively events and activities around Lancaster homes for sale. Spend an entertaining winter weekend visiting these popular spots recommended by our real estate agents.

  • Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area - 100 Museum Rd., Stevens, PA 17578
    Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area has become a haven for a variety of wildlife near Stevens homes for sale. But at its inception in the early 1970s, Middle Creek was created as a refuge for geese, swans and other waterfowl. While any time of the year offers opportunities for bird watching, enjoy spectacular sightings of snow geese and tundra swans as they stop off during late winter on their annual migration back north. Visit the website for information on self-guided tours and hiking trails. Hours are 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon - 5 p.m. Sunday.

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Landmark Farms - Dutch Country - BHHS Homesale Realty

It's impossible to overestimate the impact that farmers have on our lives every single day. It's also easy to forget about all that farmers do, which is a problem National Farm-City Week hopes to rectify. The event is coming up November 20-26, and there's never been a better opportunity to appreciate our local farmers. 

With that in mind, our real estate agents are delighted to share some of our favorite farms in and around Pennsylvania's Dutch Country. Whether you're looking for a place to pick apples, cut down a Christmas tree, or simply enjoy the fresh bounty of the season, these are some of the best places to go: 

  • Lapp Valley Farm - 244 Mentzer Rd, New Holland, PA 17557
    Lapp Valley Farm has become one of the most popular ice cream destinations in Dutch Country. This dairy farm has been making homemade ice cream from the milk of their own dairy cows for decades, and the results are unlike anything you've ever tasted. The farm also offers fresh eggs and a variety of dairy products, along with a chance to see the cows being milked and hang out with a friendly cadre of cats and peacocks. You'll find Lapp Valley farm in the heart of Lancaster County, just minutes from these New Holland homes for sale.

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Dessert Destinations - Dutch Country - BHHS Homesale Realty

The Dutch country of Pennsylvania is known for its serene country vistas and prosperous farms, but also its vibrant urban areas close by. If you're touring Harrisburg homes for sale or in nearby locations, our real estate agents can steer you in the right direction. 

  • Made With Love Not Gluten Bakery - 76 E. Main St., Mount Joy, PA 17552
    Need to go gluten-free? Just as the name implies, MWLNG bakery is here to help but also proves you don't have to give up on tasty food when you cut out the gluten. Enjoy a variety of food items, but if you're just in the mood for dessert after shopping among Mount Joy homes for sale, sample the cakes, muffins, biscotti, and scones.

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Charming Pennsylvania Towns - BHHS Homesale Realty

John Mellencamp sang about the joys of being born in a small town, but those simple pleasures also apply to living in one. Our real estate agents share the qualities and attractions that make these small towns in Pennsylvania great places to call home. 


With one foot in the past and the other in the present, Carlisle offers the best of both worlds.

  • Antique lovers never tire of exploring downtown shops such as Serendipity Antique Gallery and Northgate Antique Mall. The latest addition, Carlisle Antique Mall, is housed in a restored classic 1920s-era building.
  • Opened in 1939 as a palatial movie house, the Carlisle Theatre has expanded its offerings to include concerts and live stage productions.
  • Stamp your Cumberland Valley Beer Trail passport with visits to Market Cross Pub & Brewery and Café Bruges, just minutes from Carlisle homes for sale.

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Your Next Masterpiece is Waiting in Lititz

Lititz Fine Arts Show

If you love art and live in Lititz, you're in luck! Every summer, the Lititz Art Association throws one of the finest fine arts shows in Pennsylvania. This year, the Lititz Outdoor Fine Art Show is back for the 51st year in a row. Head to Lititz Springs Park on Saturday, July 29 to browse hundreds of booths full of original, handmade goods and artwork. This is one of our favorite days of the summer, because it gives us a chance to enjoy a huge variety of artistic genres and styles in one beautiful place. If you're looking for a piece to complement your new home, our REALTORS® recommend the Outdoor Fine Art Show.

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Best PA Cities to Live

When people who live outside of "Lancaster County" hear that name, the first thing they think about is probably the amazing handicrafts and produce of the Amish. However, there's much more to Lancaster--in fact, several of its local cities have been named to WalletHub's list of the Best Places for Families to Live in Pennsylvania.

Lancaster County is dotted with picturesque small towns that offer a glimpse into the earliest past of the United States. Each town has its own story, and the best way to see it all is by visiting for yourself. Our team at BHHS Homesale Realty is available to give interested buyers a tour of both historic and modern homes.

Let's look at these top destinations in Lancaster County:

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Harrisburg Area

1.) Millersburg 4th of July Celebration
Friday 7/1/16 | 5:00 PM | Millersburg Riverfront Park
Kicking off the Independence Day celebrations, the Mid Penn Bank is sponsoring Millersburg's Salute to America with a fun filled evening of family events, balloons, face painting, food, and more! A "Wall of Gratitude" will be displayed to thank our service men and women. Enjoy a fireworks display at 9:30 PM along Millersburg's historic riverfront.



2.) Stars & Stripes Salute
Saturday 7/2/16 | 5:00 PM | Sunset Bar & Grill and Sunset Park

Spend this Saturday listening to live music at Sunset Bar and Grill and Sunset Park in Londonderry Township. Beginning at 5:00 PM, bring your lawn chairs and blankets to set up in the park while you snack on Williams Food Truck fare. Sip on wine, beer, and mixed drinks that the Sunset Bar and Grill will be serving on their deck. Musical guests include the Whiskey Brothers and New Holland bands. Finish the night with a fireworks show from 9:30 – 10:00 PM.



3.) Harrisburg "Taste of Independence" Food Truck Festival and Fireworks
Monday 7/4/16 | 3:00-9:00 PM | Riverfront Park

Celebrate Independence Day at Central Pennsylvania's largest 4th of July festival. Beginning at 3:00 PM, food truck vendors will be offering a variety of delicious local cuisine. There will be lots of children's activities such as a caricature artist, bounce house, arts and crafts, and face painting! Live music including the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra will be performing throughout the day. Of course, the night would not be complete without a spectacular fireworks display beginning at 9:00 PM.




Lancaster Area


1.) Lititz 4th of July
Friday 7/1/16 and Saturday 7/2/16
In Lititz, the 4th
of July is worthy of a two-day celebration:

July 1 – The weekend begins on Friday with a 4th of July parade. At 6:30 PM the parade will begin at West Lincoln Ave. and Warwick St and then travels through downtown Lititz. Following the parade will be entertainment in Lititz Springs Park.

July 2 - The day is packed with exciting entertainment including live performances, Baby Parade, Games, Food, and a Queen of Candles Pageant. Activities begin at noon and a fireworks show synchronized to music is scheduled to begin at 9:55 PM.


2.) The U.S. Army Concert Band & Fireworks
Sunday 7/3/16 | 7:30-11:00 PM | Long's Park

Bring blankets, lawn chairs, family and friends. Picnic in the park or enjoy dinner fresh off of the food vendors on site. This patriotic concert is free and performed by an elite group of U.S. Army members who have a worldwide reputation for extraordinary musicianship. Fireworks will cap off the evening.




York Area

1.) July4York
Monday 7/4/16 | 5:00 PM | PeoplesBank Park

Celebrate the 4th of July in York County's most cherished venue: PeoplesBank Park. Prepare for a day full of food, inflatables, lawn games, live music including the Spring Garden Band, and of course fireworks to end the day right. This event is free for all guests.



2.) Fourth of July "Stay-at-Home Celebration"
Monday 7/4/16 | Fairmount Park

York's annual Stay-at-Home Celebration is coming up to celebrate Independence Day in Fairmount Park. Check out a wide variety of crafts, antiques, and flea market items. The fun doesn't stop there! The White Rose Lions Club will be hosting their 17th annual Roarin' Great Car Show. And what's a celebration without food? Grab some Chicken BBQ sponsored by Red Lion Recreation.



Tucked away just six miles north of Lancaster, the borough of Lititz, Pennsylvania is an ideal place to call home. With a rich, intriguing history, annual festivals that draw people from around the state, a rich foodie scene and an ample number of boutique shops to explore, Lititz offers everything you need for a comfortable lifestyle. One way to get to know the culture and people of Lititz is through the Second Friday events.

What Is Second Fridays?
Every  month on the second Friday of the month, Downtown Lititz Pennsylvania comes alive with family activities, entertainment and free events. The merchants that occupy the historic buildings of downtown Lititz Pennsylvania open their doors to the community from 5:00 until 9:00 p.m. for the monthly event. Live music, discounted food and the chance to explore the work of local artists, all while enjoying the closeness of the thriving community.

Entertainment Inside and Outside
During Second Fridays, the restaurants, shops and galleries on Main and Broad Streets stay open late. Welcoming sidewalks and patios invite residents to stroll along the historic buildings that have put Lititz on the map and take in the offerings each location has. In addition to shopping, you will find that Second Fridays brings out live performers of all types. Musicians, magicians and street artists will regale you with their performances as you stroll along the sideway, then head indoors to hear musicians and other performers in venues like General Sutter Inn's ballroom or the Lititz Leo Club.

Dining Specials
One of the benefits of heading out on Second Fridays is the chance to dine at local restaurants for a fraction of the cost. Restaurants host tastings and offer specials during this monthly event, so take the time to enjoy a bite from somewhere you normally don't visit. You just might discover a new favorite!

Contests Galore
Another benefit Lititz Pennsylvania residents have when they attend Second Fridays is the chance to register for contests of all types. From wining a free cookbook from a local restaurant to registering for free tickets to an upcoming festival, you have ample opportunities to enter local contests at Second Fridays.

Where to Park
If you are planning to check out Second Fridays for yourself before making the move to Lititz Pennsylvania, you will find free parking along the streets. This fills quickly, but the lots behind the Main Street boutiques also offer free parking during Second Fridays. Arrive early for the best parking spots. Once you move to Lititz, you may simply want to walk from your home to Main or Broad Streets to enjoy the festivities.

Life in Lititz Pennsylvania is never boring, and Second Fridays shows just how exciting it can be, every single month. With all of the benefits of living in Lititz, it's no wonder more and more people are considering making the move to this historic community. As you prepare to move to Lititz, trust the team at Prudential Homesale Services Group to help you find the perfect home.

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