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Shippensburg Swing Band Holds Halloween Dance

The Shippensburg Swing Band will host the annual “Halloween Dinner and Dance” on Friday October 25, 2019 at Premier Events, 429 East Orange Street. The dinner is a full buffet from salad to dessert and starts at 7:00 p.m., followed by dancing, a basket raffle, and a...

Franklin County Historical Society Hosts Haunted Old Jail

The Franklin County Historical Society will host “Halloween at the Haunted Jail” on October 25 & 26 and November 1 & 2 from 7-9:30pm. Guests will encounter ghosts, goblins, and other haunts as they traverse four floors of the jail, including the three story...

Spotlight on Mont Alto State Park

The “dog days” of summer are behind us and the crisp, cooler air of the fall season will soon give you an opportunity to enjoy some outdoor recreation among trees, bright with autumn colors.  Now is the perfect time to discover Mont Alto State Park.  Its quiet 24...

Time For Franklin County Certified Tourism Ambassadors To Renew

Time flies! The CTA renewal date is quickly nearing the 10/31/2019 deadline to renew your Franklin County CTA certification. If you took the Certification in 2018, the visitors bureau hopes that you will choose to continue to serve as a Franklin County CTA for 2020....

Fall Is Fabulous in Franklin County!

Kick off the fall season with Franklin County’s Fall Festival Season at Mercersburg’s 40th Annual Townfest and save the date for a festival every weekend through October. Try finding your way out of one of Franklin County’s corn mazes—Stoner’s Dairy Farm on Oelig Road...

Corn-testants Chomp on Kernels at Annual Shippensburg Corn Festival

Several competitors turned out Aug. 31 in an attempt to win the coveted golden corn plaque, $50 and bragging rights. The Shippensburg Corn Festival held its annual Corn-Eating Contest in front of the Main Stage on Earl Street once again on the last Saturday in August....

The 2019-2020 Franklin Fresh Food & Dining Guide includes a “Sweet Trail,” highlighting ice cream, chocolate and candy stops across the county.

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