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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Oct 16: Waynesboro Theatre Classic Movie Series – The Birds

The Birds is the fourth in a six Classic Movie Series presented by the Waynesboro Theatre and sponsored by Trinity House.

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$4.00
Waynesboro Theatre, 75 W Main Street
Waynesboro, Pennsylvania 17268 United States
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Oct 16: Operation Save A Life

This 90-minute session helps participants learn the signs of an overdose and how to respond to save a life! Training is free and registration is required.

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Free
Coyle Free Library, 102 N. Main St
Chambersburg, PA 17202 United States
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Oct 19: North Square Farmers Market

North Square Farmers Market brings south central PA a variety of the best locally grown produce, meats, eggs, cheese, jams, baked goods, flowers, coffee, arts and crafts, gourmet items and more.

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Free
Chambers Fort Park, 90-98 Spring St
Chambersburg, PA 17201 United States
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Oct 19: Chambersburg AppleFest

Downtown Chambersburg will be alive with craft and art vendors, food vendors throughout the square and live music on one stage.

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Free
Chambersburg, PA, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201 United States
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Oct 19: Harvest Day 2019

The Harvest Day Festival at Cowans Gap State Park features fall foliage, pumpkin carving/painting, environmental programming, apple cider pressing, seed-roasting, hayrides, demonstrations, live music, craft vendors and more.

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Free
Cowans Gap State Park, 6235 Aughwick Rd.
Fort Loudon, Pennsylvania 17224 United States
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Oct 19: Pumpkin Festival

The Pumpkin Festival has become a family tradition. Visitors enjoy the exciting pumpkin-chuckin’ trebuchet, pumpkin carving, hayrides, live music, children’s activities and fun games

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$10
Renfrew Park, 1010 E Main St
Waynesboro, PA 17268 United States
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Oct 19: Shippensburg Halloween Parade

Join the fun and celebrate the spooktacular 2019 Shippensburg Halloween parade. The parade will march down King Street.

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Free
Shippensburg, PA, Shippensburg, Pennsylvania United States
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Oct 21: Grove Family Library Movie “Pokémon Detective Pikachu”

Grove Family Library presents the free movie "Pokémon Detective Pikachu". This fun movie is free and open to the public. You may bring your own snacks.

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Free
Grove Family Library, 101 Ragged Edge Rd.
Chambersburg, PA 17202 United States
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Oct 23: Halloween Storytelling

The annual evening of spooky tales featuring local storyteller, Jennifer Vanderau. Held in the Wagon Shed Room, inside the Visitor Center at Renfrew Park.

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Free
Renfrew Park, 1010 E Main St
Waynesboro, PA 17268 United States
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Oct 24: Lilian S. Besore Memorial Library Free Movie “Coco”

The Besore Library Movie Night will celebrate Mexican Culture with a special viewing of "Coco" the movie.

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Free
Lilian S. Besore Memorial Library, 305 East Baltimore Street
Greencastle, Pennsylvania 17225 United States
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Oct 25: Shippensburg Band Halloween Dinner and Dance

The Shippensburg Swing Band, under the direction of Vicki Baker, is a swing band located in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania.

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$30
Premier Events, 429 East Orange Street
Shippensburg, Pennsylvania 17257 United States
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Oct 25: Halloween at the Haunted Jail 2019

Guests will encounter ghosts, goblins, and other haunts as they traverse four floors of the jail, including the three story cellblock and dungeon areas.

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$10
Franklin County Old Jail, 175 E. King Street
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201 United States
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Oct 26: Wilson College Vet Club Dog Wash

Get your dog bathed by the Veterinary Medical Technology Club! The dog washes are open to the public.

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$10 – $25
Wilson College, 1015 Philadelphia Ave
Chambersburg, Pa 17201 United States
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Oct 26: Mercersburg Trick or Treat

Mercersburg residents will dress up and go Trick or Treating on Oct. 26 from 5 to 7 p.m.

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Free
Mercersburg, PA, Mercersburg, Pennsylvania 17236 United States
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Oct 26: Fannett Township Trick or Treat

Fannett Township residents will dress up and go Trick or Treating on Oct. 26 from 6–8 PM.

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Free
Fannett Township, PA, Fannett Township, Pennsylvania United States
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Oct 26: Shippensburg Fall Festival

The 2019 Shippensburg Fall Festival is a free community event & social gathering which includes candy for Trunk or Treat, costume contest, and family fun activities.

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Free
Veterans Memorial Park, Park Pl
Shippensburg, Pennsylvania 17257 United States
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Oct 26: Halloween at the Haunted Jail 2019

Guests will encounter ghosts, goblins, and other haunts as they traverse four floors of the jail, including the three story cellblock and dungeon areas.

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$10
Franklin County Old Jail, 175 E. King Street
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201 United States
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Oct 27: Wilson College Vet Tech Dog Wash

Get your dog bathed by the Veterinary Medical Technology Club! The dog washes are open to the public.

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$10 – $25
Wilson College, 1015 Philadelphia Ave
Chambersburg, Pa 17201 United States
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Oct 27: Shippensburg Town Band Fall Concert

Highlights of the concert include the Navy Hymn, Somewhere in My Memory from “Home Alone,” Italian Rhapsody, William Tell Overture, The March from “1941,” the Washington Post March and more.

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Free
Chambersburg Area Middle School North, 1957 Scotland Ave
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201 United States
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Oct 28: Mercersburg Halloween Parade

This year's Mercersburg Halloween Parade will be on October 28th 2019 starting at 7:00 pm. Also volunteers are needed to help with this year's parade. Just a reminder that this year's parade will be the 75th anniversary.

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Free
Mercersburg, PA, Mercersburg, Pennsylvania 17236 United States
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Oct 31: Chambersburg Trick or Treat

Trick or Treat will be held rain or shine. Motorists must remain alert, as there will be significant pedestrian traffic during this event.

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Free
Chambersburg, PA, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201 United States
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Oct 31: Franklin County Historical Society Meeting

Dr. James Druckenbrod will be speaking on, “Reflections from a ‘Home’ Historian,’ Culbertson Row.”

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Free
Grove Family Library, 101 Ragged Edge Rd.
Chambersburg, PA 17202 United States
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Oct 31: Southampton Township Trick or Treat

Southampton Township residents will dress up and go Trick or Treating on Oct. 31 from 6–8 PM.

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Free
Southampton Township, PA, Southampton Township, PA United States
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Oct 31: Mont Alto LaunchBox – Purposeful Marketing

It’s time to experience an easy step-by-step system that will ramp up your sales without breaking your brain or wallet. Come and learn how to create your marketing plan.

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Free
Mont Alto LaunchBox, 40 North Second Street
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201 United States
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Oct 31: Shippensburg Trick or Treat

Shippensburg residents will dress up and go Trick or Treating on Oct. 31 from 6–8 p.m.

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Free
Shippensburg, PA, Shippensburg, Pennsylvania United States
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Oct 31: Waynesboro Trick or Treat

Waynesboro residents will dress up and go Trick or Treating on Oct. 31 from 6–8 PM.

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Free
Waynesboro, PA, Waynesboro, Pennsylvania United States
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Oct 31: Greencastle Trick or Treat

Greencastle residents will dress up and go Trick or Treating on Oct. 31 from 6–8 PM.

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Free
Greencastle, PA, Greencastle, Pennsylvania 17225 United States
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Oct 31: Newburg Trick or Treat

Newburg residents will dress up and go Trick or Treating on Oct. 31 from 6–8PM.

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Free
Newburg, PA, Newburg, Pennsylvania United States
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Oct 31: Green Township Trick or Treat

Green Township residents will dress up and go Trick or Treating on Oct. 31 from 6–8 PM.

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Free
Green Township, PA, Green Township, Pennsylvania United States
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Oct 31: Guilford Township Trick or Treat

Guilford Township residents will dress up and go Trick or Treating on Oct. 31 from 6–8 PM.

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Free
Guilford Township, PA, Guilford Township, 17202 United States
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Oct 31: Hamilton Township Trick or Treat

Hamilton Township residents will dress up and go Trick or Treating on Oct. 31 from 6–8 PM.

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Free
Hamilton Township, PA, Hamilton Township, Pennsylvania 17202 United States
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Oct 31: Letterkenny Township Trick or Treat

Letterkenny Township residents will dress up and go Trick or Treating on Oct. 31 from 6–8 PM.

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Free
Letterkenny Township, PA, Letterkenny Township, Pennsylvania 17244 United States
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Oct 31: Washington Township Trick or Treat

Washington Township residents will dress up and go Trick or Treating on Oct. 31 from 6–8 PM.

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Free
Washington Township, PA, Washington Township, Pennsylvania 17268 United States
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Nov 1: Halloween at the Haunted Jail 2019

Guests will encounter ghosts, goblins, and other haunts as they traverse four floors of the jail, including the three story cellblock and dungeon areas.

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$10
Franklin County Old Jail, 175 E. King Street
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201 United States
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Nov 2: Halloween at the Haunted Jail 2019

Guests will encounter ghosts, goblins, and other haunts as they traverse four floors of the jail, including the three story cellblock and dungeon areas.

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$10
Franklin County Old Jail, 175 E. King Street
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201 United States
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Nov 2: Blues Traveler With Special Guests Magnolia Boulevard

Over an illustrious career Blues Traveler has played over 2,000 live shows in front of more than 30 million people, and, in “Run-Around,”

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$65
Luhrs Performing Arts Center, 1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, 17257 United States
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Nov 7: Beautiful – the Carole King Musical

Long before she was Carole King, chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, a Brooklyn girl with passion and chutzpah.

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$79
Luhrs Performing Arts Center, 1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, 17257 United States
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Nov 9: Pablo Cruise

Today, Pablo Cruise is bringing more energy and excitement to the stage than ever before, and with the addition of Larry and Robby, the band has never sounded better.

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$42
Luhrs Performing Arts Center, 1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, 17257 United States
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Nov 12: 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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Nov 13: Waynesboro Theatre Classic Movie Series – Vertigo

Vertigo is the fifth in a six Classic Movie Series presented by the Waynesboro Theatre and sponsored by The Owls Club.

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$4.00
Waynesboro Theatre, 75 W Main Street
Waynesboro, Pennsylvania 17268 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 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 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.

Find out more »
$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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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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