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Gateway Gettysburg Theater 8

Relax in style while watching all the current Hollywood releases. Gateway Gettysburg Theater 8 conveniently located at the junctions of Routes 30/15 and on the Freedom Transit gray line stop. Located on the Gateway Gettysburg Campus (20 Presidential Circle  Gettysburg, PA 17325) walking distance from the Courtyard Marriott and Wyndham Gettysburg Hotels with FREE parking for all guests.

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Click here for the FREE SUMMER KIDS MOVIES

100 Nights of Taps      May 27-September 2, 2019

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. The Lincoln Fellowship of Pennsylvania, in partnership with Gettysburg National Military Park and Taps For Veterans, invite the public to attend One Hundred Nights of Taps between Memorial Day and Labor Day at the Soldiers' National Monument in the Gettysburg National Cemetery.

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Car Shows

Our beautiful 100 acre campus has ample space to host car shows. Are you a car enthusiast?
Stop by to see these cars 2019:
*Riviera Owners Association  June 25-28, 2019  Click here for website.
**Pontiac Oakland Club International Convention    July 16-21, 2019   Click here for website.
***New England Corvette Caravan  August 22-25, 2019  Click here for website.
**** Cadillac & LaSalle Club   October 21-27, 2019    Click here for website.

Past car shows:
*Delaware Valley Region CCCA Grand Classic  May 2-6, 2018: Click here for website.
**Do you love Early Ford Model A Cars?  Watch the video of the Modal A Restorers Club Tour (MARC) that departed our campus August 3, 2017.
***NAMGBR's MG 2018  June 17-22, 2018: Click here for website.
****Antique Automobile Club of America AACA Eastern Spring Meet - Chesapeake Region July 11-14, 2018: Click here for website.
*****2018 Olds National July 31- August 5, 2018: Click here for website.
******Keystone State Motorcycle Skills Competition and Safety Seminar (taking place at Battlefield Harley Davidson) October 11-13, 2018
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Gettysburg Fire Department Carnival  June 25-29, 2019

This year marks the 68th annual Gettysburg carnival.  Enjoy rides, games, Bingo, hot dogs, hamburgers, french fries, pit beef, ice cream, funnel cakes...all the carnival has to offer! General carnival grounds open nightly at 6:00pm, close around 10:00pm depending on crowds.  Bingo begins at 7:00pm nightly.Gun Bowls and Cash Bowls
Rides by Pennwood Shows.  $20 special - pay one price and ride all night or buy tickets to individual rides.  Pit beef sandwiches at the hot dog stand on Thursday - Friday - Saturday.‚Äč

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Patriotic Pops 4th of July Concert and Fireworks

Celebrate the 4th of July in Gettysburg with The Willys, a patriotic pops concert and fireworks show.  

Gettysburg College and its community partners are pleased to again present the 4th of July Patriotic Pops Concert and Fireworks, a fun and interactive family-friendly event. Popular local band, The Willys, will kick off the evening with a 90-minute set. Afterwards, the Gala Pops Orchestra will perform a concert featuring popular American tunes and marches. Immediately following the musical performance, guests will have a front row view of the fireworks display sponsored by Destination Gettysburg. The concert stage will be located at Memorial Field on the campus of Gettysburg College. This field is open for seating and located along Constitution Avenue between North Washington Street and West Lincoln Avenue.

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Gateway Sunday Race Series: Appalachian Brewing Co.

TRICK or TROT 5K  Dog Run  Sunday, October 27, 2019  9AM
Wear your best costume frighten the other racers

Race Sponsor: Appalachian Brewing Company 
Race Venue: Gateway Complex  in Gettysburg!
Race Location: Southeast corner of Routes 15 and 30 in historic Gettysburg, PA  70 Presidential Circle    Gettysburg, PA 17325

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Gateway Sunday Race Series: Appalachian Brewing Co.

KEGNOGG Jog 5K  Sunday, December 15, 2019  9AM
Dress in your favorite Santa outfit and show your Christmas spirit.

Race Sponsor: Appalachian Brewing Company 
Race Venue: Gateway Complex  in Gettysburg!
Race Location: Southeast corner of Routes 15 and 30 in historic Gettysburg, PA  70 Presidential Circle    Gettysburg, PA 17325

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Farnsworth House: FREE Property Tours

Enjoy FREE property tours of the Farnsworth House! Staring at 2pm, explore the attic, cellar and main level of the home. Learn the crucial history that the house played during the battle of Gettysburg. Explore Sweeney's Tavern as well as Camp Tiger during this 90 minute tour! Meet your guide at the Farnsworth House Inn sign on Baltimore Street 15 minutes prior to staring the tour!   For list of FREE dates: Click here for more information

Destination Gettysburg - Year round

Visiting Gettysburg, Pennsylvania can be a trip of a lifetime or an easy weekend getaway. Our rich history - which includes the Gettysburg Battlefield and so much more - will entice you to come, while our recreation and recent culinary resurgence will make you linger and return.
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Living History Camps at the Gettysburg Heritage Center

The Gettysburg Heritage Center hosts Civil War Living History Camps most weekends, April - November.  Civil War reenactors set up camp on the front lawn of the Heritage Center, and offer visitors a glimpse into life during the war.  The groups perform various drills and demonstrations, and are available to answer questions from visitors.  The groups vary from weekend to weekend. Free and open to the public! 
For more information: 717-276-1841 or Click here for more information

First Fridays -  Every 1st Friday of the Month 2019

Take in special events and refreshments with approximately 45 businesses throughout Historic Gettysburg hosting special receptions, guest artists and authors, sales and later business hours. Look for the First Friday banner at participating Gettysburg area shops, galleries, restaurants and businesses. Visit the GARMA website for a list of participating businesses and special offers.

Brunches 1863 Restaurant - Year Round

What better way to celebrate the holidays than with family. Start your family tradition in 1863 Restaurant located in the Wyndham Gettysburg Hotel. Our festive  holiday brunches are sure to please the entire family.
Reservations suggested  717-339-0020 x6019 or email us
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