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Apple Harvest Festival     October 6&7, 13&14     2018 

The National Apple Harvest Festival, held during the first two full weekends in October, celebrates beautiful crafts, great music and wonderful food for over 50 years and counting. The festival has something for everyone with hundreds of arts and crafts dealers, demonstrations, contests, food stands and entertainment.
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Halloween Parades  October 2018

Gettysburg:  Tuesday, October 23, 2018  One of the most popular parades of the year, the annual Gettysburg Halloween Parade will step-off at 7:15 PM .  Rain date will be Wednesday, October 24, 2018.
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Hanover: Thursday, October 25, 2018  7:30PM  
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Thanksgiving Buffet  1863 Restaurant  November 22, 2018

Make 1863 Restaurant a part of your holiday tradition. Serving our traditional buffet 11:30am until 2:00pm. 
Enjoy Thanksgiving leftovers to take along with you!
Reservations are required: 717-339-0020 x6019 or email 1863 Restaurant
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Dobbin House Tours  Select dates through December  10:00am

 Enjoy a FREE, guided, hour-plus tour of the oldest, most historic house in Gettysburg, the Dobbin House. This popular and highly-rated presentation highlights the house built in 1776 by the Reverand Alexander Dobbin. His stone home spans three centuries of American history, from the Revolutionary War through the Civil War and beyond
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Gettysburg Christmas Festival - December 1, 2018

 Downtown Gettysburg 
Join the businesses in downtown Gettysburg, Pa. as we celebrate Christmas through six distinct times including the Roaring 20's (Chambersburg Street), Colonial Christmas (York Street), Victorian Christmas (Steinwehr Avenue), Christmas on Stage  and Screen (Carlisle Street), Our Christmas Heritage (Baltimore Street North end) and a Civil War Christmas (Baltimore Street South end).  Participating businesses will be decorated and offering special activities, events, products and discounts. Enjoy free carriage rides provided by Victorian Carriage Company, photos with Mr. & Mrs. Claus, Santa's Workshop, refreshments, brass band music and more during this all-day event.
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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

Special Exhibition: Gettysburg College : Through December 2018

Beyond Futility: Expectation and Impact of the First World War. Despite years of stagnation on the Western Front, the First World War was a transformational experience for many, Gettysburg College alumni included.  While annihilating the landscape of the Western Front, mechanized and modern warfare impelled creativity and adaptation from soldiers and civilians.  The Front followed these men and women home and impacted their perspectives and prospects.
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Gettysburg College | 300 N Washington St, Gettysburg, PA 17325 | 717-337-7024

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! 
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First Fridays -  Every 1st Friday of the Month 2018

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.
2018 First Friday Themes!
January - The Warmth of Gettysburg
February - Love Is In The Air
March - A Pot of Gold
April - Leap Into Spring
May - Oh Momma! Happy Mother's Day
June - Book Smart
July - Christmas in July
August - Back To School
September - Pet Ownership Month
October - Breast Cancer Awareness
November - Support Our Veterans
December - Cookie Walk
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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 2018:

**Keystone State Motorcycle Skills Competition and Safety Seminar (taking place at Battlefield Harley Davidson) October 11-13, 2018  Click here for more information

2019 car shows:
**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.

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
Visit our website: www.1863RestaurantandLounge.com
Events of Wyndham Gettysburg, Pennsylvania