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August 23-25: Musical Fun Weekend Photo

August 23-25: Musical Fun Weekend

Enjoy musical entertainment by Men & Machine!

Local Events:
One Hundred Nights of Taps
The notes of Taps will fill the air in Gettysburg every evening this summer as the famous 24-note call is sounded in honor of those who have served our nation.
 
www.tapsbugler.com/100-nights-of-taps/ 
Soldiers' National Cemetery
7:00pm
717-334-1124 ext. 80August 22-25
Corvettes at Carlisle
The largest and most fun-filled Corvette event in the world, the annual Corvettes at Carlisle event features more than 5,000 Corvettes representing all generations of America's classic sports car. Corvette enthusiasm is contagious with participation in autocross, burnouts and the parade through historic downtown Carlisle.http://www.carlisleevents.com/carlisle-events/corvettes-at-carlisle/default.aspx

September 20 - 22; Wine Tasting Photo

September 20 - 22; Wine Tasting

Come and sample a variety of wines and get a taste of the local wineries.


Local Events: September 20 – 22: World War II Weekend
"Living history volunteers will present programs on World War II medical services, weapons and equipment World War II living history weekend at the Eisenhower National Historic Site with authentic recreations of Allied and German army camps, complete with original World War II vehicles. Several hundred living history enthusiasts from over forty organizations will portray military personnel from the European Theater in 1944, communications, military vehicles, and the life of the common soldier. Dozens of World War II jeeps and trucks will be displayed and mock Army Air Force bomber squadron mission briefing reenacted. Throughout the weekend, WWII veterans will share their experiences in the European and Pacific Theaters."
https://www.nps.gov/eise/index.htmSeptember 21 -22Fall Farm SkirmishThe Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association will be presenting its second annual Fall Farm Skirmish on hallowed ground at the Historic Daniel Lady Farm.The Live Action and Living History program will include a reenactment of Antietam's "Bloody Lane" Battle as well as several other battles and a cavalry skirmish during the two-day program.  Tour the Barn turned hospital, where wounded soldiers retreated from the battle of Culp's Hill and left (their mark) still visible today. See the house of the Lady family that comforted their officers, but left the "stains" of devastation behind for them to contend with when they returned home after the battle. Live action events, living history displays and demonstrations and a food tent

Local Area Events

October 4-6:  Apple Harvest Weekend #1 Photo

October 4-6: Apple Harvest Weekend #1

Don't miss the live entertainment, arts & crafts vendors, farm displays, antique farm equipment, classic cars, steam engines, antique cider press, orchard tours, pony rides, a petting zoo and more! Be sure to sample all the great food. Takes place rain or shine-wear your comfy shoes for a day of fun. The festival is held the first and second weekend of October from 8 am to 6 pm each day. Parking is included in the cost of admission. (717-677-9413) www.appleharvest.com Also enjoy musical entertainment by "Take Two" on the campground Saturday evening.October 2 - 6
Fall CarlisleFall Carlisle – a collector and classic car swap meet, car corral and auction – is the next to last event of the calendar year for Carlisle Events and marks the end of the Carlisle based show and swap meet season. The event has been featured on the Fox News program, Fox and Friends and plays host to thousands of collector and classic automotive enthusiasts, all looking for a way to keep themselves busy during the winter months with the hopes of avoiding any type of cabin fever chaos.
  http://www.carlisleevents.com/carlisle-events/carlisle-fall-swap-meet-corral-auction/default.aspx