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Life on the mountain is the story of small communities across America. Learn the secret, tangled routes of the Underground Railroad, visit a general store museum, hear the eerie story of the silvery lady of Pond Bank., and join the Ghost Pit (Paranormal Investigation Team) for a lunchtime investigation of Penn National Inn.read more
TOTEM POLE PLAYHOUSE TO PRESENT THE LARGEST PRODUCTION IN its SIXTY-NINE YEAR HISTORY, “THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS”
The show offers a happy-go-lucky view of small-town vice and statewide political side-stepping and recounts the demise of the Chicken Ranch, a brothel that has been operating outside of fictional Gilbert, Texas, for more than a century.read more
This year’s concert will feature the highly acclaimed Jeff “Tain” Watts Travel Band, featuring Jeff Watts on drums, Paul Bollenback on guitar, Orlando la Fleming on bass, plus special guest Grégoire Maret on harmonica.read more
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The Underground Railroad was an important part of our nation’s history, and Franklin County was a key stop in the quest for freedom.
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The 8th Annual South Mountain Power of the Partnership included more than 130 regional attendees, profiles of efforts to conserve uniqueness of South Mountain landscape, mini grant awards, and featured speakers Cindy Dunn of DCNR and Suzanne Dixon of ATC,
The Franklin County Visitors Bureau invites all to explore history, arts and architecture, recreation, natural beauty, fresh foods and the warm hospitality of communities like Chambersburg, Greencastle, Mercersburg, Shippensburg, and Waynesboro.