Vernal Pools – DCNR, Swatara State Park

Swatara State Park

Join the park naturalist for an exploration of vernal pools in Swatara State Park! We’ll see what creatures are about and attempt to see some of the amphibians that are busy Springing into action ...Read More  

Fun Farm Event – Batz Farm

Batz Farm 45 Bullfrog Road, Grantville, PA, United States

We are excited to have Jacob from Don’t Tell the Bishop visit the farm with his roaming family-friendly comedy! Comedy show is at 6:15pm, but Jacob will be here the whole time. Baby Goat Snuggling and Corn Box included! Concession stand will be available for hot dogs, macaroni and cheese, baked goods, and drinks benefitting […]

125th Anniversary Events Scheduled to Honor Mt. Gretna’s Role in Spanish-American War

Hall of Philosophy, Mt. Gretna

Commemoration of Pennsylvania National Guardsmen rendezvousing in Mt. Gretna to train and muster out for the Spanish-American War-1898.  Soldiers Field: Opening Ceremony, soldiers’ camp, maneuvers, and scavenger hunt Hall of Philosophy: Speakers, genealogy, displays, and food   Event Schedule: ALL DAY Living Historians Camp Hastings (rain or shine)  9AM-4PM Scavenger Hunt for Kids and Adults  10AM […]

Free Pop-up Archery Event – Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area

Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area

Visit Middle Creek at different times throughout the spring and summer and learn about archery during the free pop-up archery events! No prior experience is necessary to participate and instructors from the National Archery in the Schools Program will be on site to teach attendees proper technique, safety, and more! Equipment will be available to […]

Guided Kayak Tours of Union Canal Tunnel

Union Canal Tunnel Park 25th Street & Union Canal Dr., Lebanon, PA, United States

A KAYAK TOUR THORUGH TIME Join the Lebanon County Historical Society as they partner with Cocoa Kayak Rentals for a unique opportunity to paddle through the oldest transportation tunnel in the United States! Kayaking is usually forbidden outside of these tours, so make sure to reserve your spot for this one-of-a-kind experience! Historians from the […]

1st Annual Falcon Triathlon/Duathlon/Aquabike/Tri-Relay & Youth Triathlon

Cedar Crest High School

All proceeds from the races support the Cedar Crest High School and Middle School Cross Country/ Track & Field Programs. Course Descriptions: (Begins at 8am, ages 13+) Triathlon: 300 yd. indoor pool swim/ 13 mi. bike/ 5K run Duathlon: 1.5 mi. run/ 13 mi. bike/ 5K run Aquabike: 300 yd. pool swim/ 13 mi. bike […]

National Trails Day Hike – Swatara State Park

Swatara State Park

"Join us for an interpretive hike at Swatara State Park to celebrate National Trails Day! We’ll start our trek at the Trout Run trailhead, follow the Moonshine Trail, connect to the Swatara Rail Trail and then follow the Appalachian Trail back to the Moonshine Trail- forming an approximately 2.5-mile intermediate loop. Please bring water!"

Tour de Lebanon Valley

Lebanon Expo Center 80 Rocherty Road, Lebanon, PA, United States

Enjoy Views of the Lebanon Valley…on Two Wheels! Ride options include a beautiful metric century (62 miles), a rolling mid-distance (25 or 32) and a fun filled family ride (6 miles).  Each route winds through rolling countryside, beautiful farmlands, young forests and past historic sites.

34th Annual Historic Old Annville Days

Annville

A street fair covering eight blocks features 150 vendors, a great variety of food, and two stages of musical performances. The history of this event goes back more than a century to Annville Days at Hershey Park when members of the community would travel by train and trolley to the park for a day of […]

Spinstock Flow Arts Festival

Coleman Memorial Park

Spinstock Flow Arts Festival is celebrating its 9th year in Lebanon on June 10th from 12p-9p, at Coleman Memorial Park.   The festival is packed with activities and fun for all ages including live local DJs, flow art performances, free flow arts workshops, super bubbles, hula hoops, face painting, spin art, food trucks, and more! This […]

Michael Kitchen & The Family Reunion

Coleman Memorial Park

Enjoy an evening of R&B and Soul music from one of Lebanon's masters, Michael Kitchen and the Family Reunion. The beverage vendor is Wolf Brewing Company of Mechanicsburg. Admission is $10.00 per person. Gates open at 6 pm. Bring your chairs and blankets. Only people over 21 may purchase alcohol, and the provided wristbands must […]

Time for Tango – Gretna Music

Mt. Gretna Playhouse 200 Pennsylvania Ave., Mt. Gretna, United States

Spanish-born violinist Francisco Fullana, Argentinean bandoneonist JP Jofre, and American guitarist Grammy winner Jason Vieaux look forward to sharing their love of Argentinean tangos and Spanish dances. For the first time these three will perform together. Program includes L’Histoire du Tango by composer Ástor Piazzolla, a flashy piece by composer Pablo de Sarasate, original compositions, and fun improvisation.

Free Pop-up Archery Event – Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area

Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area

Visit Middle Creek at different times throughout the spring and summer and learn about archery during the free pop-up archery events! No prior experience is necessary to participate and instructors from the National Archery in the Schools Program will be on site to teach attendees proper technique, safety, and more! Equipment will be available to […]

Larry McKenna Summer Concert Series

Mt. Gretna Tabernacle

These pay-what-you-want performances of some of the most iconic and notable selections, shows, and artists are a great way to spend evenings in the summer. Hosted at the Mt. Gretna Tabernacle, enjoy incredible performances in an open-air, 700-seat venue.

Free World Premiere for Mandolin and Guitar – Gretna Music

Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick 3283 Pinch Rd, Mt. Gretna, PA, United States

Guitarist Allen Krantz raved about his Temple University mandolin student Gabriel Locati so much we invited Gabe to perform for us on Zoom, and then in person as part of our First Listen series. Now Gabe and mentor Allen join forces for this special one-hour musical event. Program includes a word premiere piece composed by […]

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