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Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

October 23rd, 2015 No comments

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – October 23-25, 2015
5 Wish Upon a Food Truck Festival, tomorrow (Saturday, Oct 24) 11am-5pm at Gander Mountain Parking Lot, Jonestown Road, Harrisburg, PA.  The event will benefit Make-A-Wish Philadelphia, Northern Delaware and Susquehanna Valley. Admission is free and includes music, children’s activities, and meet and greets with local celebrities and more. The Festival will also feature 19 famous food trucks.More Info: visit http://www.wishuponafoodtruck.org/.

4 Fall Fun Fest at Grace Point Church in Paradise tonight (Friday October 23) 6-8:30pm. Food, candy, inflatables, inside and outside games.  No scary costumes or masks please. More Info: http://www.gracepointparadise.com/

3 Trunk or Treat tomorrow (Saturday, Oct. 24) from 6-8pm at Salem United Methodist Church in Rothsville. Kids and parents will be invited to ‘trick-or-treat’ from the trunks of decorated cars in the parking lot. There will be games, food, activities, fellowship and more!! Dress in your best costume but not a scary one please. More Info: http://www.salemumcrothsville.org/

2 Kenbrook Fall Family Fun Day tomorrow (Saturday October 24) 10am-4pm at Kenbrook Christian Retreat and Conference Center, Pine Meadow Road in Lebanon. Pumpkin Painting, Zipline, Tower Climbing, Free food, games, activities, wagon rides, fire trucks, and more. More Info: http://www.kenbrook.org/familyfunday/

1 Cross Roads Harvest Celebration tomorrow (Sat. Oct. 24) 4-8pm food, fun, games & rides.  Hayrides, Barrel Train Rides, Mechanical Bull Ride, Tethered Hot Air Balloon, Hay Maze, Carnival Games and WJTL Broadcasting Live. More Info: crossroadsbic.com

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

October 16th, 2015 No comments

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – Oct 16-18, 2015

5 Spring Creek Church of the Brethren in Hershey’s 5th Annual Harvest Party tomorrow (Saturday, October 17) 5-8pm.  Hayrides, hot chocolate, and hot dogs & s’mores over the campfire. Bring your carved or decorated entry for the Pumpkin Contest. Kids and adults enter to win prizes for the Costume Contest with your family-friendly costume!More Info: www.springcreekcob.org

4 FREE Family Fall Fest! tomorrow (Saturday, October 17) 3-7pm at Denver Park FREE Hayrides, inflatable games, face painting, food, entertainment, door prizes, and more. Sponsored by Harvest Fellowship Church and surrounding Churches and community groups.

3 WJTL’s Free Family Movie Night tonight (Fri. Oct. 16) at 7pm at The Junction Center Tent in Manheim.  Ride the pedal cars before the movie! More Info: http://www.thejunctioncenter.com/

2 Conestoga Christian School BBQ  &  Country Auction, Main Street, Morgantown tonight and tomorrow (Friday, Oct 16 and Sat Oct 17) BBQ and Auction Preview on Friday, then Saturday 8am – 2pm there will be the live auction, food tent, kids area with crafts and Kids Cookie Break broadcasting live from 9-noon. More Info: http://www.conestogachristian.net/Auction2015.html

1 Disguise and Prize Event and Corn Maze in the Fields of Penryn tomorrow (Sat Oct 17) 1-4pm at Jerusalem Church, Newport Road in Manheim. Disguise & Prize is a fall activity that allows children in costume to visit decorated vehicles in the church parking lot and receive small prizes and candy. More Info:  http://www.jerusalemchurch.net/

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

October 9th, 2015 No comments

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – October 9-11, 2015

5. Tailwagger’s Trot tomorrow (Saturday, Oct. 10) at Buchanan Park beginning at 10am. Live music, vendors, and activities for the whole family (well-behaved & leashed dogs included) in the park until 2PM! The event is free to public, dog walkers must register in advance and all. proceeds benefit the animals and programs of the Humane League of Lancaster County. More Info: humane.org

4. Antique Car Show – AACA Eastern Fall Show tomorrow (Saturday, Oct 10) 7am-7pm on the grounds of The Giant Center in Hershey. Antique Car Show, Vintage Car Demonstrations, over 1300 cars on display.  More Info: hersheyaaca.org

3. Family Safety Day tomorrow (Saturday, Oct 10) 10am-2pm hands on demonstrations, activities, fire trucks and more. On the grounds of The Worship Center, New Holland Pike, Lancaster, More Info. worshipcenter.org

2. The 62nd Annual Manheim Community Farm Show -last day, tonight (Friday, Oct 9) Farm exhibits, animals, art, contests and more in the Community of Manheim, near the High School. More Info: http://www.manheimfarmshow.org/

1 Dr. Seuss Reader’s Night tonight (Friday, Oct. 9) at Dayspring Christian Academy in Mountville from 6-8pm. Enjoy readings, entertainment, prizes for best costumes, movie, gift bags, and refreshments. Event is free and designed for children preschool through grade 5.  More Info: dayspringchristian.com

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

October 2nd, 2015 2 comments

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – October 2-4, 2015

5. Fall Festival tomorrow (Sat. Oct. 3) from 9am-3pm – Hosted by the Ephrata Area Church of Christ.  An outdoor event with FREE Kid’s Activities like games, Bounce House, Face Painting, etc., Clothing Drive , Prayer Room, Local Area Businesses & Non-Profits showcasing their products & service, food & drinks available for purchase, and more! More Info: www.ephrataareachurchofchrist.org

4. Annual Fall Festival at Family Life Community Church in Strasburg, tomorrow (Saturday, October 3) 11am-3pm. Games, Petting Zoo, Pony Cart Rides, Food, Prizes and More. More Info: http://www.iflcc.com/

3. Lego Building Party at Hammel Associates Architects, Grant Street in Lancaster, tonight (Friday, October 2) 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

2. Latin American Alliance Festival tomorrow (Saturday, October 3) noon-9pm at Long’s Park, Lancaster. Authentic Hispanic Food, fun acitivites for children, music and more. More info – 717 538-9498

1. Lancaster Fall ArtWalk – Tonight, tomorrow and Sunday (Oct 2-4) in downtown Lancaster. The ArtWalk kicks off on First Friday from 5-9pm, runs Sautrday 10am-5pm and Sunday noon to 4pm. Special Exhibits, meet artists events, children’s activities and live art demonstrations. More Info: visitlancastercity.com

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

September 25th, 2015 No comments

5 LBC Homecoming KCB broadcasting from LBC Homecoming tomorrow (Saturday, September 26) beginning at 8am. KCB is live from 9-noon with FREE goodies including CHick-fil-A chocolate chip cookies, live song requests, door prizes and more!  More Info: kidscookiebreak.com

4 Jim Rule In Concert, Sunday, September 27 at 6PM at St. David’s Evangelical Congregational Church in Dover.
Music for families and friends.  “The Telephone Twist”, “Because I Said So!”, and “The Gingerbread Girl” are just a few of Jim’s songs you will hearMore Info:  stdavidsecc.com

3 Fall Fest at the New School of Lancaster, Columbia Avenue tomorrow (Saturday, September 26) noon to 4pm. A fun-filled afternoon of music, crafts, games and food and concerts by Steven Courtney and the Suitcase Musicians. Open to the general public. More Info: http://www.newschool.net/2015/08/19/fall-fest/
2 Annual Community Day at Gravel Hill UMC in Palmyra, tomorrow (Sat. Sept. 26) from 3-9:30pm!  Free food featuring a pig roast, vender booths, games, inflatables,  Trist ‘n Shout Balloons, door prizes, cake walk, bingo, a presentation by Zoo America, and a free concert by Remedy Drive with special guest, Lacey Sturm formerly of Flyleaf.  More Info: www.gravelhillumc.org

1 The 96th Annual Ephrata Fair, “The largest street fair in Pennsylvania today (Friday, Sept. 25) and tomorrow (Saturday, Sept. 26) Agricultural events and exhibits, games, food and fun.More Info: www.ephratafair.org

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

September 18th, 2015 No comments

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – September 18-20, 2015

5. The 14th annual Rothsville Community Day tomorrow (Saturday, September 19) 10am-10pm, at Forney Field, Church Street in Rothsville.  Face painting, spin art, bouncy castle, barrel train rides, games and a helicopter candy drop. Music, Entertainment, egg toss, wheel barrow race and three legged race too. More Info:  717-733-3787

4. World of Wheels Cruise – if it has wheels you can see it at World of Wheels Cruise, tomorrow (Saturday, September 19) 3-7pm at Encounter Church in Quarryville.  Free food, fun, and fellowship!!  More Info:
www.encounterchurchpa.org
3. Homestead Family Day, tomorrow (Saturday, Sept. 19) from 10am-2pm at Homestead Village Retirement Community, Marietta Avenue in Lancaster, Music, children’s games, crafts, Wagon Rides, Apple Cider Pressing, and a concert by Phredd. More Info: 717-397-4831

2. Central Penn Parent and Memorial Hospital Fall Event, tomorrow  (Saturday, Sept. 19) from 10am to 4pm at Cousler Park in York. Live Music, Pony Rides, Bounce Houses, Baby Animal Petting Zoo, Pirate Treasure Hunt, Stuffed Animal Check-ups, Fire Apparatus and more. More than 75 exhibitors will have information, giveaways and activities for the family. More Info: www.CentralPennParent.com/Family-Fest

1. WJTL’s FREE Family Movie Night tonight (Friday, Sept. 18) at 7PM at The Junction Center in Manheim. Come out early and ride the pedal cars. More Info: thejunctioncenter.com

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

September 11th, 2015 No comments

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – September 11-13, 2015

5. Atglen Community Day – tomorrow (Saturday, Sept 12) at Penningtonville Presbyterian Church, Main Street, Atglen from 10am-4pm. Car Show, Craft Fair, Carnival Games, Apple Festival, Live Music, Food, Raffles, and much more. More Info: www.penningtonvillechurch.org

4. Jam in the Grove – tomorrow (Sept 12) at Ruhl’s UMC picnic grove in Manheim beginning at 4pm. Music from THE STARS ARE SPIES, His House Band and BLUEGRASS REDEMPTION. There will also be a POTLUCK picnic. More Info: at the Jam in the Grove Facebook page.

3. Covenant Christian Academy free Slugs and Bugs concert – tonight (September 11) at 6:30pm. “Tractor Tractor”, “Under Where”, “I’m Adopted” and many other Slugs and Bugs favorites.  More Info: www.discovercovenant.com

2. The 27th Annual Rubber Duckie Race & Festival – Sunday (Sept. 13)  at Lancaster County Central Park. Festival begins at 2pm. The Race begins at 5pm. Pony Rides, Games, Clowns, Face Painting and More!
Watch 20,000 rubber duckies float down the Conestoga River. RAIN or SHINE! More Info: SchreiberPediatric.org

1) Landis Homes Fellowship Day, Auction, Barbecue and Grandparent’s Weekend – tomorrow (Saturday, Sept 12) at Landis Homes in Lititz. Auction, Barbecue, and Childrens Activities. Lisa and Kids Cookie Break Broadcasting Live.  Hear Lisa’s Grandma Landis play the harmonica, see the Cookie Car, and enjoy Chick-fil-A Cookies. More Info: landishomes.org

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

September 4th, 2015 No comments

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

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

August 28th, 2015 No comments

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

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

August 21st, 2015 No comments

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/

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

August 14th, 2015 No comments

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/