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The Reagan Years 21+ Backlot Blast

The Reagan Years 21+ Backlot Blast

Kick it with the Reagan Years and throw it back to the best of the 80's at the Capitol Theater's 2nd Annual Backlot Blast!! This is a 21+ event! The cost of the event is $25 per person and food and beer will be available for purchase. Due to COVID-19 masks must be...

Tourism Partner Spotlight: Black & Blush

Tourism Partner Spotlight: Black & Blush

Black & Blush Boutique is a new and trendy boutique located in Downtown Chambersburg at 81 N. Main St. This new retail addition is full of girl power owned by 2 sisters, Brittani Black and Cortney Hanks. They brought their passion for style to fruition as an...

Ted Alexander Champion of Franklin County History

Ted Alexander Champion of Franklin County History

Franklin County historian Ted Alexander passed away on July 8, 2020. Year after year, Ted Alexander spoke, wrote, and presented about the history of Franklin County. He worked for more than thirty years to educate the local community and the general public about...

Chamber Announces Restaurant Week

Chamber Announces Restaurant Week

The Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce will partner with a recordbreaking 40+ local restaurants to offer patrons special meals, deals and over $500 in prizes the week of ChambersFest from July 11 to 18. Presented by Penn National Insurance, the Fourth Annual...

Tourism Partner Spotlight: Stoner’s Dairy Farm

Tourism Partner Spotlight: Stoner’s Dairy Farm

Stoner’s Hijos Hill Dairy Farm is located in Mercersburg at 7678 Oellig Road in Mercersburg. Stoner’s Dairy Farm was initially established in 1942 by J. W. and Carrie Stoner. However, the farm did not become recognized as a corporation until 1970. This decision was...

Capitol Theater Virtual Comedy

Capitol Theater Virtual Comedy

The Capitol Theatre is once again taking its popular Comedy Club virtual on Friday, July 10 at 8 PM. Get ready for great laughs while showing your support of the Capitol Theatre Center!  Professional comedians will have you in stitches with this virtual night of...

German Paper Cutting With Renfrew Museum in Waynesboro

German Paper Cutting With Renfrew Museum in Waynesboro

On Sunday, July 12, 1 PM to 4 PM, step back in time with Renfrew Museum and try your hand at Scherenschnitte--a centuries-old scissoring tradition, brought to America as early as the 1700’s. German immigrants continued this art in the New World. Pennsylvania Germans...

Alternative Choices 17th Anniversary Celebration

Alternative Choices 17th Anniversary Celebration

Join Alternative Choices in downtown Greencastle to celebrate 17 years in business on July 17.  Sales, samples, and a chance to win an Alternative Choices gift basket. Spin the wheel for special discounts. Alternative Choices is an independent health foods store owned...

Downtown Chambersburg Offers First Friday on July 3

Downtown Chambersburg Offers First Friday on July 3

The merchants of Downtown Chambersburg are holding First Friday on July 3. Some of the fun includes: Sidewalk Sales along Main Street of downtown Chambersburg. Red Ribbons-The DBC will be placing red ribbons on the trees to recognize and THANK all of the First...

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