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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely
Each third Friday of the month, the City of Lancaster is host of Music Fridays. Performances abound throughout Downtown as retailers, restaurants, and attractions host musicians and extend their hours and host live music. Each month brings new entertainment! The City of Lancaster Office of Promotion (LOOP) and Music For Everyone are hosting a special concert series for Music Fridays. During the fall and winter months concerts will be held indoors. During the spring and summer months, concerts will be…
Kick off the holidays in Lancaster City with the annual Mayor’s Tree Lighting and Tuba Christmas! Join Mayor Sorace for her first Tree Lighting November 23rd at 6pm in Penn Square. For more info, click here. Event is free to the public.
One event on November 24, 2018 at 10:00am
One event on November 30, 2018 at 6:00pm
One event on December 1, 2018 at 10:00am
One event on December 7, 2018 at 6:00pm
One event on December 8, 2018 at 10:00am
One event on December 14, 2018 at 6:00pm
One event on December 15, 2018 at 10:00am
Get your picture taken with Santa for $5 or take your own for free at the Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square.
One event on November 30, 2018 at 6:30pm
One event on December 7, 2018 at 6:30pm
One event on December 14, 2018 at 6:30pm
One event on December 21, 2018 at 6:30pm
One event on December 28, 2018 at 6:30pm
Get in the holiday mood with horse drawn carriage rides! Rides will start from Fulton Bank at Penn Square and will cost $5 per ride for adults and $2 per ride for children 12 and under.
It has never been easier to shop small in Lancaster City! This year the Lancaster Parking Authority will provide 2 hours of #FREE parking in any of their garages to encourage shoppers to participate in Small Business Saturday on Nov. 24. Shoppers can get a free parking voucher at one of three locations: • BUiLDiNG CHARACTER (342 N. Queen St.) • Mio Studio (154 N. Prince Street) • Lancaster City Visitor Center (38 Penn Square). Shoppers must show their receipt…
Get in the Christmas spirit bright and early with Breakfast with Santa! Join the City of Lancaster Office of Promotion for breakfast at Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square with live music by Mark DeRose Music AND a visit from Santa! Tickets are $12 per person, ages 2 and under are free (also includes a little gift from Santa). Reservations and payment are required in advance. Tickets can be purchased online with a credit card, or by mail with a check. To pay online, visit:…
Come get a sneak peek at “NYE in Lancaster City 2018” with local band, One Too Many, at Tellus360! One Too Many will perform on the main stage at Binns Park on New Year’s Eve. Join the City of Lancaster Office of Promotion for a ‘Pre-Show’ Sunday, Dec. 2nd from 2 – 5 pm on the front stage of Tellus360! One Too Many is a 10-piece band based in Lancaster, PA. Diverse, large, and energetic, the band plays everything from rock and…
An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely
There’s nothing like a First Friday in Lancaster! Join in Lancaster’s highly popular arts extravaganza each and every First Friday, 5-9pm. You’ll be swept up in the creative energy that pervades the city. Discover innovative exhibitions, performances and perhaps a few surprises as you walk our attractive streets lined with trees and distinctive architecture. Unique boutiques and excellent restaurants complement the art galleries, artisan studios, museums, performing groups, professional theater, symphony orchestra, and art college that comprise Lancaster’s arts community.…
Come ‘Shop Late’ in Lancaster City! Whether it’s last minute holiday shopping or a much needed night on the town, Lancaster Shops Late is the perfect excuse to explore what Lancaster City has to offer! Home to over 200 eclectic, local shops, businesses, and restaurants, Lancaster City has something special for everyone on your list! On Thursday, Dec. 13th, merchants are encouraged to stay open late (9 pm or later) to encourage shoppers to do their holiday shopping in Lancaster…
Bundle up and join the City of Lancaster Office of Promotion and Music For Everyone for hot chocolate and live music in Penn Square on Friday Dec. 21st! There will be visits with Santa at the Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square from 6 – 9 pm. (This will be the last visit with Santa at the Marriott for the season!) There will also be carriage rides leaving from the Fulton Bank building from 7:30 – 10 pm. We will have space heaters in the…
Get your picture taken with Santa on December 21st from 6-9 pm. Located at the Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square, pictures are $5 or you may take your own for free. Music Friday: Winter Edition will also be from 6-8pm featuring live music and hot chocolate in Penn Square. We will also have space heaters in the Square to keep everyone warm!
10 PM – MIDNIGHT: Ring in 2019, with a free concert with One Too Many, lowering of the Red Rose, and fireworks at midnight! Event is free to the public. For more info, click here.