Named one of Pennsylvania’s 11 most up-and-coming towns, Waynesboro PA is the place to be this weekend! Celebrate the long, Labor Day weekend starting Friday afternoon on Main Street for Food Truck Friday from 11:30am – 1:30pm! The Pretzel Spot Café will be on Main Street along with music by Jazz Vocalist Kerensa Gray! Click here to learn more and plan your Friday afternoon lunch outing!

Whether you’re unable to make it out for lunch or are looking for a double dose of fun, stick around because Friday evening Mainstreet will come to life once again with Live Music Friday! Destination ARTS and Music Makers team up to bring you live music starting at 5:30pm until 8pm at 46 West Main St., entry through Gallery 50. BYOB and enjoy the sound of Joel Newman an artist with an electric music background playing music from genres ranging from blues, rock, funk and jazz. While you’re there, be sure to check out the newest exhibit, The Art of Healing featuring calming landscapes and colorful animals to renew the spirt. To find out more about this week’s featured artist, event details and safety guidelines click here!

There’s more! Head back to Mainstreet, Waynesboro on Saturday morning for Market at the Park and this week is a special market; it’s 2020 Kids Vendor Day! Head out to 25 E. Main St. starting at 8:30 am until 12PM and enjoy the regular market experience full of amazing local food, flower, plant and craft vendors with the addition of the children’s handmade and homegrown items and food trucks! Follow Mainstreet Waynesboro Inc. on Facebook for more details.

Grab some lunch at The Waynesburger, Christine’s Café, Frank’s Pizza, Sapporo Japanese Resturant; a cup of coffee at Brio Coffeehouse or swing over to Rough Edges Brewery for some craft brews and a snack to round off your afternoon. But don’t leave yet! You’ll want to explore all the unique shops along Mainstreet or explore the beautiful farmstead at Renfrew Museum & Park (just a mile down the road) before heading over to Warner’s Soda Shoppe for their Back to School Carnival! Warner’s Soda Shoppe wants to celebrate the kids and a new school year by hosting this fun event from 5pm to 8pm with games, music, prizes and more! Try some of their tasty treats fit for all ages and have some fun! Check out their event and all the deliciously crafted treats nestled in this new, local hot spot here!

Follow Mainstreet Waynesboro Inc. on Facebook and be sure to like all your favorite spots to keep up with all the fun events, specials and activities happening all the time in Downtown Waynesboro. #BoroStrong #FreanklinCountyStrong


Submitted by Lauren Formosa