Special Events
What you'll find here: A listing of some of the current and upcoming events in Gettysburg and Adams County.


This page last updated June 30, 2014
June 2014-
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Day Date Time Category Name of Event Description Where Phone Comments
  1 - 30 All Day Dining Dine at

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Mon 30 5:00pm Tour History, Mystery & Myth Tour As the title says this tour will give you a healthy dose of history entwined with a hearty helping of ghost stories with just a taste of folklore to fill you up prior to dinner. Ghostly Images of Gettysburg

777 Baltimore Street
Gettysburg, PA

1-717-334-6296 These all OUTDOOR-DAYLIGHT Tours will be presented at 5pm


Mon 30 7:00pm Educational "The Gettysburg Story" One hour film of the Gettysburg Battle using cutting edge technologies – including high definition radio control aerial drone cinematography, motion control time-lapse footage, dynamic digital geolocation graphic maps, and more for the latest generation, capturing a unique, timeless American place in a new way. The Gettysburg Story is a film by Jake Boritt and is narrated by Stephen Lang.
Majestic Theater

25 Carlisle Street
Gettysburg, PA

717-337-8200 Tickets are $7.50 per person and available through the Majectic Box Office. Tickets can be purchased in person or by calling 717-337-8200.


Mon 30 7:30pm Family Fun Civil War Fact or Fiction Walking Tour Bizarre tales from the battle of Gettysburg; some are fact, others are fiction. Will you correctly guess which is which? We we'll give you a score card and a pencil to keep track of your guesses. At the tour's end, the truth will be revealed and prizes given! This is a ghost-free tour where some of the rarest Civil War trivia and high quality storytelling meet to bring an evening of family-friendly entertainment. American Stories Historic Walking Tours & Programs

Tour begins at the bell tower in Alumni Park
Corner of Baltimore & Lefever Streets
Gettysburg, PA

717-624-8154 Tour last about 1 hour 15 minutes and travels 6 blocks through the Historic District. Tickets are $10 for ages 8 - adult. Call for more information or reservations as spaces are limited.


Mon 30 7:30pm Family Fun Memories of the Battle - the 1863 Civilians Tour Follow a period dressed guide through downtown Gettysburg and go back in time to when the Civil War battle raged in the streets. See the 1863 homes and churches of the Gettysburg civilians. American Stories Historic Walking Tours & Programs

Tour begins at the bell tower in Alumni Park
Corner of Baltimore and Lefever Streets
Gettysburg, PA

717-624-8154 Hear of their harrowing experiences while caught in the crossfire! Cost is $10 per person, ages 8 - adult. Reservations are required for this tour and spaces are limited. Call 717-624-8154 to reserve you spot.


Mon 30 10 am to 7 pm Family Fun Gettysburg Seminary Ridge Museum 1st Anniversary Monday, June 30:
10 a.m.-12 p.m.: Living History, including encampment programs:
 Civil War Spies  Pinkerton
 US Sanitary Commission
12 - 1 p.m.: Seminary Ridge Museum Presents: Become a Soldier Program outdoors
1-2 p.m.: Robert Brugler: The Unknown Story of the Gettysburg Address
2-3 p.m.: Gary Casteel: Longstreet and Battlefield Monumentation
3-4 p.m.: Todd Harrington: Civil War Period Wet plate Photography Demonstration
4-5 p.m.: Eric Wittenberg: The Devil’s to Pay: John Buford at Gettysburg
5-6 p.m.: Peter Miele: The US Army Signal Corps and the Seminary Hospital Cupola
6-7 p.m.: Andrew Dalton: Beyond the Run
Gettysburg Seminary Ridge Museum

111 Seminary Ridge
Gettysburg, PA

717-339-1300 Celebrate the 151st Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg and the one-year anniversary of the Gettysburg Seminary Ridge Museum at this family friendly event. Activities include a skirmish, lectures, special interactive programs, music and food.



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