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May 8, 2018

Things To Do in May in Lancaster County

Posted by: Nancy Skee

Things To Do in May in Lancaster County

Things To Do In May

Are you happy that the weather is finally nice enough where you don't have to decide whether to put on you snow boots or wear a pair of shorts? Me, too. So many things to do as we venture out into the lovely weather.

3 – 17  Grease at Dutch Apple Dinner Theater. Grab your leather jacket and enjoy dinner and a show.

11Sheep Shearing Days 9-5pm Amish Farm and House. Even the animals want to leave their winter coats behind. It's sheer madness.

11Herb and Garden Faire Landis Valley Farm Museum. A must for all gardeners professional and otherwise. Heirloom plants and all things dirt!

12Maker’s Market Unique creations and wares at Tellus 360. Take mom along!

12Brewfest 2018 The name says it all. Mount Hope Renaissance Fairgrounds 1-3 and 4:30-8:30 

13 – Mother’s Day What did you get your mom?

13National Toy Train Museum Moms get in free in honor of Mother’s Day. Just what she always wanted.

18Pennwriters Conference One-hour workshops on anything you ever wanted to know about writing. Meet authors, book agents and editors. Eden Resorts and Suites.

18 - World Night Market in Binns Park. Hosted by Mennonite Economic Development to promote solutions to poverty around the world. Food, music and vendors. 

18-19 - Rhubarb Festival Kitchen Kettle Village. C'mon! Who doesn't love rhubarb?!

19Ultimate Amish Adventure Strasburg Scooters. Get up close and personal with the Amish culture.

19Rug Hooking Class Landis Valley Museum. Don't waste your summer. Develop a skill!

20Rockford Mansion May Fair. Maypole, hearth cooking, music and mansion tours.

20 -  Yanni 25- Love mustachioed Yanni? He’s waiting for you in concert at the American Music Theater

25Paddle and Dine This sounds like fun: guided paddle down the river then amulti course dinner at the Rookery. Paddling is suitable for beginners. Shank’s Mare Outfitters

26FlavorFest at Mount Hope. This is pretty great: wine and food parings, cooking demos, wine tasting, culinary workshops, artisan crafts.

26Car Show and Fireman’s Festival Oregon Dairy. It's the 14th annual. Go see some hot rods.

27Mount Joy Memorial Day Parade 2pm. Downtown Mount Joy, just a block from the Inn.

That is a long list!

If you're still looking for something to do, drop me a comment or call me at 717-653-4525. So nice to be outside again!


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