avatar

Phredd

avatar

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

phredd : September 4, 2015 8:52 am : Fred McNaughton, Staff Pages

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend (Sept 4-6, 2015)

5) Lego Bulding Party at Hammel Associates Architects, Grant Street in Lancaster, tonight (Friday, September 4) 5-8:30p. Over 40,000 bricks, plates and specialty peices to build freestyle, trains, architecture and more. For all ages. More info: hammelarch.com

4) First Friday Lancaster tonight (Friday, September 4) 5-9pm in downtown Lancaster. Music, Galleries, museums, artist studios, artisans, exhibits, and special openings. More Info: visitlancastercity.com

3) Outbreak Festival – tomorrow (Saturday, Sept 5) 10am-6pm at East Petersburg Park, Pine Street. Music by Matt Wheeler and others, food, kids games, Jugglers, Martial Arts Demonstrations, and more.More Info at the Outbreak Festival Facebook Page.

2) 28th Annual Heart of Lancaster Arts & Craft Show tomorrow & Sunday (Sept. 5 & 6) from 10am-4pm both days at Roots Country Market in Manheim. 200 Juried Artists and Craft Persons from Pennsylvania and nearby states displaying their work. Variety of foods & live entertainment too.  More Info: HeartofLancasterArtsandCraftShow.com

1) The annual Whoopie Pie Festival tomorrow (Saturday, Sept 5) 11am-4pm at Hershey Farm Restaurant & Inn in Strasburg featuring more than 100 different Whoopie Pie flavors, Whoopie pie making for kids, pony rides,face painting, train races, prizes and more! More Info: Whoopiepiefestival.com

Leave a response »
avatar

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

phredd : August 28, 2015 8:52 am : Fred McNaughton, Staff Pages

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend Aug 28-30, 2015

5) Fourth Fridays in The River Towns of Columbia, Marietta, and Wrightsville, tonight (Fri. Aug. 28) 5-9pm.  Art, culture, and entertainment, restaurants, exhibits, antique and specialty shops along the Susquehanna River. More Info:  http://lancasterpa.com/river-towns/

4) St. John Lutheran Church of York Community Concert Series Presenting the band FM Reset, from Ontario Canada, tomorrow (Saturday, Aug. 29) at 7pm.  The concert is free, a free-will offering will be taken to  benefit CoMission for Children at Risk: Romania without Orphans. More Info: www.stjohnyorkpa.com
3) God’s Clothing Closet at Ruhl’s United Methodist Church in Manheim tomorrow (Saturday, August 29) 8-11am. FREE clothing, footwear, and accessories for everyone! All sizes for all seasons! FREE refreshments and live music too! More Info: 717-664-3868

2) The Elizabethtown Fair – continuing tonight and tomorrow (Friday, Aug 28 and Saturday, Aug 29) East High Street in Elizabethtown. Food, rides, exhibits free petting zoo, free nightly entertainment, contests for all ages and fireworks to close out the event Saturday Night. More info: etownfair.com

1) The 4th Annual Kids Cookie Break Fest – Saturday – Two completely sold out programs – 10am-2pm and 3-7pm – featuring two stages of music, pedal cars, petting zoo, barrel train rides, carnival games, local Fire and Police teams, and more. For those who do not have tickets – tune in Saturday throughout the day as we will occasionally cutaway to the mainstage performances.  More Info: kidscookiebreakfest.com

Leave a response »
avatar

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

phredd : August 21, 2015 8:53 am : Fred McNaughton, Staff Pages

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – Aug 21-23, 2015

5) End of Summer Celebration Block Party tonight (Fri. Aug. 21) from 4-7pm at Highland Commons in Mountville! Photo Booth, Giant Jenga, Corn Hole, Face Painting, Sidewalk Chalk, and more! Bring a school supply to donate to support the Hempfield School District. More Info: 717-285-9955

4) Music on the Hill tomorrow (Saturday Aug. 22) at Florin Church of the Brethren in Mount Joy. Free community picnic beginning at 5:30pm, ice cream social at 6:30pm and music at 7pm.  Call  to reserve a spot – 717 653-1202. More Info: http://www.florincob.org/

3) Free Family Carnival tomorrow (Saturday, August 22) from 3-6pm at Pleasant View Brethren in Christ Church of Red Lion. Bounce house, inflatable giant slide, dunk tank, petting zoo, and many more fun carnival games!! More Info: www.pvbic.com

2) Harrisburg International Airport Fun Filled Aviation Day tomorrow (Sat. Aug. 22) from 9am-2pm. Rain or Shine.  A wide variety of aircrafts on display.  Learn how planes operates from pilots themselves and their maintainenance crew. Appearances by LifeLion helicopter, Hershey’s Kiss Mobile and the Children’s Miracle Network. Admission and Parking is free. Parking available across from the event in the flat lot on Terminal Drive. More info:  www.flyhia.com

1) WJTL Family Movie Night tonight (Fri. Aug. 21) at 7PM at The Junction Center Tent in Manheim.  Doors open at 6pm – come early and ride the pedal cars. Free Tickets will be available at the door. More Info:  http://www.thejunctioncenter.com/

Leave a response »
avatar

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

phredd : August 14, 2015 8:52 am : Fred McNaughton, Staff Pages

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – August 14-16

5. 4th Annual Back To School Fun Day at Winterstown United Methodist Church near Felton (South of York) tomorrow (Saturday, August 15) from 10am-1pm.  Inflatable rides, games, wagon rides, face painting and food. Backpacks and school supplies will be given away while they last to all elementary and preschool children. The York Revolution mascot “Downtown” will be on hand. Pre-registration is encouraged but not necessary. More Info: www.winterstownumc.org

4. Back-to-school FREE All-You-Can-Shop event at Pleasureville United Methodist Church, North Sherman St. in York, tomorrow (Saturday, August 15) 9am–2pm. This annual back-to-school event offers a range of men, women’s, baby, youth, children’s clothing and accessories for FREE.  Bring your bags and fill them!  Leave your wallets at home. More Info: Pleasurevilleumc.org

3. Free Outdoor Worship Night at Marietta Community Chapel 1125 River Road, Sunday (August 16) at 6pm. featuring Vibrations Dance Ministry, a lyrical dance group for girls K-12, Matt Wheeler music, ice cream, and worship. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.  More Info: (717)426-4584

2. Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum Henry K Landis Birthday Party. Sunday (Aug. 16) from Noon-4pm. Immerse yourself in the year 1865 and join in the celebration of the museum founder’s birth! Roam the grounds and interact with re-enactors, learn to dance a reel, take in a lecture about what was happening in the world in 1865, take a wagon ride, play some games, learn about historic food, and enjoy a piece of birthday cake in Henry K. Landis’s honor. Free admission. More Info: www.landisvalleymuseum.org

1. Palmyra Public Library and Flightpath Sports Park will host an end of the summer party tomorrow (Saturday, August 15) from 9am-1pm at Palmyra Public Library and throughout Flightpath Sports. This is a wrap up celebration of the Summer Reading Program, “Every Hero has a Story”. Activities will include a Bounce House,superhero themed photo booth, crafts, games, face painting, and more. KCB broadcasting live 9am-noon.  The event is free, however there will be a fee for some of the activities. Dress up as your favorite superhero. There will be a superhero parade at noon. Food trucks will be available from the Twistin’ Pig, 3J’s Coffee House, the Mad Dash Grilled Cheese Truck, and more.  More Info: http://lclibs.org/palmyra/

Leave a response »
avatar

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

phredd : August 7, 2015 8:54 am : Fred McNaughton, Staff Pages

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – Aug 7-9, 2015

5. Chiques Church of the Brethren Family Fun Event, Sunday (August 9) at the church located Northwest of Manheim by Elizabethtown and Sunnyside Roads.  Children’s games start at 3:30 followed by a free picnic meal for everyone at 5pm.  Gospel group “Set Free” performs at 7pm. A free will offering will be taken. More Info: Chiques COB.org

4. Dauphin County Cultural Fest  tonight (Fri. August 7) from 4:30-10pm, 2nd & Market Sts in Center City Harrisburg. The Fest is a free, open air street festival celebrating cultural diversity in Dauphin County. National and local recording artists, ethnic foods, crafts, Kid’s Corner and more. Bring your lawn chairs.  More Info: www.dauphincounty.org

3. The Rotary Club of Lititz Craft Show tomorrow (Saturday, August 8) 8am-4pm Held along the first four blocks of  E. Main Street, along three blocks of Broad Street and in Lititz Springs Park. The Craft show features over 700 crafters from the United States and Canada.  More Info: LititzRotary.com

4. Barry’s Paint Shop Car and Truck Show, tomorrow (Saturday, Aug 8) 10am-3pm, Long Ave, Ephrata. Antique Cars, Muscle Cars, Trucks, Hot Rods, Sport Cars and more. Bouncy House and Barrel Train Rides and Free Ice Cream. Proceeds benefit R.E.A.L. Youth Ministries.

1) The Kids Cookie Break broadcasting live tomorrow (Saturday, August 8) at the Trust Performing Arts Center, 37 North Market Street in Lancaster.  Free KCB goodies, including Chick-Fil-A chocolate chip cookies, door prizes, & song requests.  Plus, Two PHREDD concerts at 10am and 11am. KCB games & the Cookie Car live on location.  And don’t miss Maggie and Ned Bustard’s THE FLOOD exibit at The Trust’s Square Halo Gallery. More Info:  http://www.lancastertrust.com/

Leave a response »
avatar

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

phredd : July 31, 2015 8:53 am : Fred McNaughton, Staff Pages

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – July 31-Aug 2, 2015

5 John Deere Day at Bomberger’s in Lititz tomorrow (Saturday, August 1) 9-2pm.  KCB broadcasting live 9-noon.  Mini-horses, games, food, antique tractors, prizes and more!  FREE Chick-Fil-A chocolate chip cookies, free KCB goodies, door prizes and more! More Info:  Bombergers.com

4 Servant Stage Company jukebox musical “Forever Plaid” at the Living Waters Theatre in Strasburg Sunday (August 2) at 3pm & 7pm.  Both performances are free, donations will be accepted and benefit Servant Stage. Reserve your free tickets in advance. More Info:  http://www.servantstagecompany.com

3 Upshift Summer Bash tomorrow (Saturday August 1) from 3-9pm at Leg Up Farm in Mt Wolf. Cars, food, large zero-barrier playground. The event is free and benefits Drive For Independence, helping adults with disabilities obtain wheelchair accessible vehicles to get to work and live a more independent life.  More Info:
https://driveforindependence.wordpress.com/

2 Third Annual “Civil War Living History Encampment” today and tomorrow  (Friday and Saturday, July 31-August 1) at Pequea Valley Public Library in Intercourse. Generals Grant and Lee reanactors will reflect on the war, their strategies, opinions, and personal lives. A President Lincoln will also be on hand. The camps open to the public today from 3-9pm and tomorrow 9am-4pm. More Info: Intercourse.lib.pa.us

1 Lancaster Family Day. Fostering Love in Lancaster tomorrow (August 1) 10am-3pm at Musser Park, Corner of Lime & Chestnut Street in Lancaster .  This day is to thank Foster Families & help others discover foster family opportunities in our area. Bruce Fite, Jesse and Forgotten Friend Reptiles, juggling by the DKers, food, games, and more. More Info: www.lancasterfamilyday.com

Leave a response »
avatar

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

phredd : July 17, 2015 8:53 am : Fred McNaughton, Staff Pages

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – July 17-19, 2015

5. The Annual Washington Boro Tomato Festival, tomorrow (Saturday, July 18) 4-10pm at Washington Boro Community Park at the corner of Routes 441 and 999.. Live Music, games, and lots of tomatoes. More Info: http://www.everything-tomatoes.net

4. Harrisburg Christian Performing Arts Center Family Fun Fair in Middletown tomorrow (Saturday, July 18) 2-7 pm. Two performance groups at the outdoor stage and a concert on the lawn! All proceeds benefit HCPAC’s Build Our Future Campaign. Bring your lawn chairs. More Info: hbg-cpac.org

3. Bible Fellowship Church of Ephrata’s “The BIG Event” at Ephrata Tom Grater Park – Sunday (July 19) beginning at 6pm.  FREE food, inflatables, candy scramble, spin art, games and more. More Info: www.ephratabfc.com

2. York County Libraries Hero Fest – tomorrow (Saturday, July 18) 10am-2pm at Gifford Pinchot State Park. KCB broadcasting live 9-noon.  Each of the York County Library will have an ineractive booth. There will also be a central performance area with storybook reading, puppets, and music. More Info: yorklibraries.org

1. WJTL Family Movie Night – tonight (July 17) 7pm at The Junction Center in Manheim. Tickets will be available at the door. Pedal cars available to ride around before the movie. More Info: http://www.thejunctioncenter.com/

Leave a response »
avatar

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

phredd : July 3, 2015 8:57 am : Fred McNaughton, Staff Pages

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend July 3-5

5) New Cumberland Public Library Celebrate the Fourth of July event, on the  lawn, 1 Benjamin Plaza, New Cumberland, tomorrow (Sat July 4) beginning at 10:30am.  The New Cumberland Town Band will present a concert of patriotic music and show tunes. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. If it rains, the concert will be moved inside at Trinity United Methodist Church of New Cumberland. More Info: www.nctownband.org.

4) East Petersburg Movie In The Park tomorrow ( Sat. July 4) From 8:30-10:15 at East Petersburg Community Park. After the movie, Lancaster Toyota will present an Indepenence Day Fireworks Display.

3) Ephrata 4th of July Celebration tomorrow (Sat July 4) beginning at 6pm at 201 Crescent Avenue, Ephrata, adjacent to the Lincoln Heights area. Live music, juggling, pony rides, games for children. Admission is free. Fireworks will follow at 9:30 pm.  More Info: 717-738-9222

2) Lititz 4th of July Parade tonight (Friday, July 3) beginning at 6:30 pm
Look for WJTL. The Parade starts at West Lincoln Ave. and Warwick St and travels through downtown Lititz. Entertainment follows the parade in Lititz Springs Park. More Info: http://www.lititzlions.org/LLjuly3B.html

1) Patriotic Concert and Fireworks at Longs Park Sunday, JULY 5 at 7:30pm. The U.S. Army Concert Band “Pershing’s Own”. Fireworks, Cannons and more. Rain or Shine. More Info: http://longspark.org/summer-music-series/

Leave a response »
avatar

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

phredd : June 19, 2015 8:54 am : Fred McNaughton, Staff Pages

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – June 19-21, 2015

5. Celebrate World Juggling Day tomorrow (Sat. June 20th)  The Lancaster Throwback Juggling Club will gather in Lancaster’s Long’s Park near the Amphitheater from 1pm to 4pm. Stop by for free juggling lessons, or just to watch the jugglers practice and perform. More Info:  www.lancasterjugglers.com

4. Family Day: A Midsummer Daydream at the PA Agricultural & Industrial Museum, Princess Street in York – tomorrow (Saturday, June 20) 10am – 2pm. Celebrate creativity and imagination at the Agricultural and Industrial Museum. Art stations, storytelling, musicians, demonstrations, and hands-on activities will allow families to explore at their own pace in a festival atmosphere.  More Info: www.yorkheritage.org

3. Heritage Days at Intercourse Community Park tonight, tomorrow and Sunday (June 19-21) Shoofly Pie Baking Contest, Pedal Tractor Pull, Tractor Rides, Bounce Houses, Petting Zoo, Volleyball Tournament, Ryan & Friends, DKers Juggling, Music and More. More Info: http://www.intercourseheritagedays.com/

2. Thunder on the River Car Show tomorrow (Sat. June 20) from 10am-3pm.
Located on Locust Street in downtown Columbia, from 10am-3pm. Vintage cars, music and more. Admission for spectators is free. More Info: www.parivertowns.com

1. WJTL’s Family Movie Night tonight (Fri. June 19) beginning 7pm at The Junction Center Tent in Manheim. Free tickets available at the door.  Kettle Corn and Turkey Hill products available for purchase. Come early to ride the WJTL Pedal Cars! More Info: The Junction Center tab at WJTL.com

Leave a response »
avatar

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

phredd : June 12, 2015 8:52 am : Fred McNaughton, Staff Pages

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – June 12-14, 2015

5. Community Bash tomorrow (Saturday, June 13) 11am-3pm at Saint Paul Lutheran Church, Trinity Road in York. FREE Family Fun Day featuring Pony Rides, Medivac Helicopter, Art Pavillion, Crafts, Juggler, Cake Walks and more.  Also, Be part of creating York County’s largest PAPER PRAYER CHAIN. More Info: saintpaul-trinity.org

4. Randy Stonehill concert tonight (Friday, June 12) 7:30pm at Lititz United Methodist Church. Randy Stonehill is best known as one of the “Pioneers of Contemporary Christian Music” – known for “Shut De Do” “Who Will Save the Children” and many other favorites. The Concert is Free. More Info: http://randystonehill.com/tour.html

3. Summer Reading Program kickoff at Middletown Public Library tomorrow (Sat. June 13) from 9am- Noon. Live music, activities, cookies, face painting, Caring Hearts Pet Therapy animals, and more! Where your Super Hero Costume. Kids Cookie Break broadcasting LIVE with Chick-Fil-A Cookies and chance to win prizes. More Info:middletownpubliclib.org

2. LCBC Church 16th Annual Motorsports Show and BBQ at the Manheim Campus tomorrow (Saturday, June 13) 9am-2pm.Hundreds of cruisers, tuners, street rods, motorcycles, RC exhibits, model cars, music, food and prizes. People’s Choice trophies will be awarded so vote for your favorites!
More Info:  LCBCchurch.com

1. Servant Stage Company presentations of Gilbert & Sullivan’s comic opera, HMS Pinafore tonight, tomorrow and Sunday (June 12-14) at Lancaster Bible College All performances are free, donations accepted to help Servant Stage’s mission to make family-friendly performances easily accessible. Reserve tickets encouraged. More Info: http://www.servantstagecompany.com/hms-pinafore

Leave a response »
« Page 1, 2, 3 ... 35, »