Events in Franklin County, PA

Check out our calendar of upcoming local events. Everything from cultural and arts events to outdoor activities to family fun.

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Nov 16: Free Movie at the Star Theatre – Finding Normal

The Star Theatre presents another free Christian movie: Finding Normal

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Free
Star Theatre, 23 W. Seminary St.
Mercersburg, Pennsylvania 17236 United States
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Nov 16: Orchesis Dance Performance

Orchesis, the Wilson College dance company, will present its fall performance which will feature original choreography by Wilson students, faculty and dance alumni in a spectrum of different dance styles from jazz, tap and modern to lyrical and commercial pop-dance.

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$10
Davison Hall Appenzellar-Buchanan Dance Studio, 1015 Philadelphia Avenue
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201 United States
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Nov. 18 – Art Exhibition by Wilson Students

In addition to art by Wilson students, the exhibition will feature live local music by Greencastle pianist Rebekah Duvall, local food by The Family Table and local wine samples by Adams County Winery.

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Free
SpringHill Suites, 451 Gateway Ave.
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201 United States
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Sep 26: Mont Alto LaunchBox – Fall Forum

Happy Valley Chief Amplifier Lee Erickson will lead a panel discussion of Penn State student entrepreneurs describing their business ideas and plans and how they are launching them into the marketplace.

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Free
Mont Alto LaunchBox, 40 North Second Street
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201 United States
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Nov 22: Waynesboro Christmas Tree Lighting

One of Waynesboro's treasured annual traditions, the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony launches the holiday season in downtown Waynesboro with music and festivities.

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Free
Waynesboro Center Square, N Church St & W Main St
Waynesboro, Pennsylvania 17268 United States
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Nov 22: Shippensburg Christmas Parade

Bring in the Christmas Season with the 28th Annual Shippensburg Christmas Parade. This year's theme will be A Candy Cane Christmas.

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Free
Shippensburg, PA, Shippensburg, Pennsylvania United States
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Nov 23: Greencastle Christmas Parade

The Annual Greencastle Christmas Parade is a fantastic community gathering. Bundle up the whole family, grab your spot, and watch the fantastically decorated floats roll past.

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Free
Greencastle, PA, Greencastle, Pennsylvania 17225 United States
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Nov 23: Waynesboro Christmas Parade

Santa Claus arrives during the traditional holiday parade. Bundle up the whole family, grab your spot, and watch the fantastically decorated floats roll past.

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Free
Waynesboro Center Square, N Church St & W Main St
Waynesboro, Pennsylvania 17268 United States
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Nov 23: Chambersburg Christmas Parade

It’s the most magical time of the year! The Downtown Business Council of Chambersburg’s Christmas Parade will feature bands, floats, twirlers, and dancers.

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Free
Chambersburg, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania United States
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Nov 24: Wilson College Choir Fall Concert

For the first time, the Wilson Choir will be joined by the Cumberland Valley School of Music's New Horizons Choir to perform sounds of the holiday season.

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Free
Wilson College, Laird Hall, 1015 Philadelphia Avenue
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17202 United States
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Nov 24: Franklin County Historical Society Dinner Meeting

The Franklin County Historical Society 2019 Annual Dinner Meeting speaker will be Dr. Allen Dieterich-Ward, Associate Professor of History at Shippensburg University.

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$22
Franklin County 11/30 Visitors Center, 15 South Main St.
Chambersburg, PA 17201 United States
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Nov 30: A Touch of Christmas

Kick off the Christmas Season with a throwback concert featuring the Hagerstown Municipal Band, directed by Lynn Lerew, and a rare performance by Bob Eyer on the Capitol's Moeller Organ! Joining the fun is euphoniumist Neal Corwell and vocalist Ellen Diehl.

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$25
Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main Street
Chambersburg, 17201 United States
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Nov 30: National Ballet Theatre of Odessa, Ukraine, “Swan Lake”

This full-scale production, set to the music of Pyotr Tchaikovsky and based on German legend, follows a heroic young prince as he works to free the beautiful swan maiden from an evil spell.

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$63
Luhrs Performing Arts Center, 1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, 17257 United States
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Dec 6: Horse and Wagon Rides

Heritage Christmas horse and wagon rides return during Greencastle’s annual holiday celebration.

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$8
Square of Greencastle, Greencastle, 17225 United States
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Dec 7: Christmas Craft Show

At the Christmas Craft Show there will be many crafters, artists, and authors selling a wide variety of specialty items.

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Free
St. Paul United Methodist Church, 750 Norland Avenue
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201 United States
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Dec 10: Yoga Class at the Coyle Free Library

11/30 Network partners with the Coyle Free Library to offer a one-hour mat yoga class every 2nd Tuesday of the month

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$10
Coyle Free Library, 102 N. Main St
Chambersburg, PA 17202 United States
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Dec 13: Nuncrackers, the Nunsense Christmas Musical

Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical is the first "TV Special" taped by the sisters in their convent basement studio for Cable Access.

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$22
Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main Street
Chambersburg, 17201 United States
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Dec 14: Nuncrackers, the Nunsense Christmas Musical

Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical is the first "TV Special" taped by the sisters in their convent basement studio for Cable Access.

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$22
Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main Street
Chambersburg, 17201 United States
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Dec 15: Nuncrackers, the Nunsense Christmas Musical

Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical is the first "TV Special" taped by the sisters in their convent basement studio for Cable Access.

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$22
Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main Street
Chambersburg, 17201 United States
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Dec 19: Waynesboro Theatre Classic Movie Series – It’s a Wonderful Life

It's a Wonderful Life is the last of the 2019 Classic Movie Series presented by the Waynesboro Theatre and sponsored by Menno Haven.

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$4.00
Waynesboro Theatre, 75 W Main Street
Waynesboro, Pennsylvania 17268 United States
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Dec 20: Nuncrackers, the Nunsense Christmas Musical

Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical is the first "TV Special" taped by the sisters in their convent basement studio for Cable Access.

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$22
Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main Street
Chambersburg, 17201 United States
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Dec 21: Nuncrackers, the Nunsense Christmas Musical

Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical is the first "TV Special" taped by the sisters in their convent basement studio for Cable Access.

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$22
Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main Street
Chambersburg, 17201 United States
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Dec 22: Nuncrackers, the Nunsense Christmas Musical

Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical is the first "TV Special" taped by the sisters in their convent basement studio for Cable Access.

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$22
Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main Street
Chambersburg, 17201 United States
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Dec 31: New Year’s Eve Cocktail Party Benefit

Celebrate a new decade with a New Years Eve 'Roaring Into The 20s' party at Coyle Free Library.

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$100
Coyle Free Library, 102 N. Main St
Chambersburg, PA 17202 United States
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Mar 13: The Stylistics

The Stylistics were formed in Philadelphia, PA in 1966 from two groups, The Percussions and The Monarchs. When members from each group were drafted, the remaining members joined forces and changed their name to The Stylistics.

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$49
Luhrs Performing Arts Center, 1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, 17257 United States
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