Acres & Alleyways

Shop Local on Small Business Saturday

Local makers, artisans and businesses are ready to help you find the perfect gifts for everyone on your list. Small businesses across the county are hosting special events and offering ...Read More

Celebrate the 10th Annual Extraordinary Give!

Lancaster County’s biggest day of giving is right around the corner! On Friday, November 19, the Lancaster County Community Foundation will hold its 10th Extraordinary Give. The 24-hour fundraiser is ...Read More

Local Ghost Stories to Tell This Halloween

Lancaster County is filled with history at every corner. The land we live on has seen horrific massacres, wartime hospitals and tragic accidents. Some of these lives lost are said ...Read More

30 Ways to Celebrate Fall in Lancaster County

It isn’t fall without going pumpkin picking! Lancaster County has no shortage of options in all corners of the county, including Cherry Crest Adventure Farm, Country Barn, Oregon Dairy, Wissler ...Read More

Celebrating 20 Years of the Susquehanna National Heritage Area

This weekend (August 20-22) marks the 20th anniversary since the establishment of the Susquehanna National Heritage Area and celebrates two decades of advocacy, riverfront access improvements and promotion of the ...Read More

YWCA Lancaster accepting nominations for Women of Achievement Awards

Do you know a woman in the Lancaster community who exemplifies leadership, excellence and dedication to social justice? YWCA Lancaster is currently accepting nominations for their fifth annual Women of Achievement ...Read More

Rappelling to Raise Awareness for VisionCorps

Do you think you could rappel down a 120-foot building? What if you couldn’t see? Jesse Miller will be doing just that at VisionCorps’ Eye Drop event on July 9. Jesse, ...Read More

Music for Everyone brings Make Music Day to Lancaster City

On Monday, June 21, people from more than 1,000 cities worldwide will hit the streets for Make Music Day, the world’s largest annual music event. The event originated in France ...Read More

Live Music is Back with Prima Theatre’s Queen/Journey!

Celebrate the return of live music with an electrifying concert from Prima Theatre. The outdoor concert will feature hits from Queen and Journey sung by three national-level singers on a ...Read More

The Columbia Market House is Back!

After undergoing extensive renovations, the Columbia Market House will officially reopen on May 29, with a weekend of events planned to celebrate. The revitalized market features year-round farm stands and vendors, a restaurant and an ...Read More

The Susquehanna River: The Main Street of Western Lancaster

Thanks to the development of recreational trails on both sides of the Susquehanna, river towns such as Columbia, Marietta and

Wrightsville: Surrounded by Beauty

The area around historic Wrightsville is defined by unsurpassed natural beauty. Travel to Long Level and you’ll find the Zimmerman

Columbia: Is for History Lovers

Thanks to historic preservation, adaptive reuse and the ever-growing presence of antiques shops, Columbia is attracting the attention of tourists

Marietta: Art is Second Nature

Historic preservation, adaptive reuse, a thriving restaurant scene and a new focus on the arts define this riverside town.   The Marietta

Hiding In Plain Sight

Milestones are interesting pieces of history and fortunately you can still find them hiding in plain sight along roadways in

A River Runs Through It: Restaurants, Cafés & Brewpubs

Whether you’re walking the Northwest Lancaster County River Trail, spending time on the Susquehanna River, antiquing or exploring the area’s

Go Forest Bathing

Are you looking for a pristine place to practice the outdoor trend that became a huge phenomenon during the pandemic?  For the

Barbecue: The Fat is Where it’s At

Nick Santoleri and Scott Nemeth met more than 10 years ago through their wives, Tina and Krystle, educators who were