Chambersburg Celebrates New Year with Martin’s Potato Roll Drop

Chambersburg Celebrates New Year with Martin’s Potato Roll Drop

Join Downtown Chambersburg Inc. and Martin’s Famous Potato Rolls for a New Year’s Eve drop in Downtown Chambersburg on December 31st! Event starts at 5PM. Ring the New Year in at 9PM!

5PM- Indoor Activities at Brussel’s Cafe (DJ LEX) and Avocado Cafe (DJ Rello)

7PM – Candy Drop by Shafer Equipment Company, Boys & Girls Club of Chambersburg and Healthy Communities Partnership of Greater Franklin County & Chambersburg Care Community Stands.

Event includes 70 Free Belgian Hot Chocolate at Brussel’s Cafe, 100 Free Hotdogs by Redneck Hot Dogs, Martin’s Famous Potato Rolls and Breads Tent & Product Giveaway, Radio Remotes from VerStandig Media, PA National Guard activities.

Be sure to register by 8:45 for  $1,000 Giveaway. Register today. Click here.

The drop of Martin’s Famous Potato Roll is 9:00 PM in Fort Chambers Park.

Special thanks to:

Martin’s Famous Potato Rolls for being the presenting and title sponsor! Their sponsorship makes this event possible!

To participating vendors:
1- Brussel’s Cafe + DJ Lex Party! (5PM on)
2- Avocado Cafe + DJ Rello Party! (5PM to 8:30PM)
3- Lotus Moon Gallery and Yoga’s Schitt’s Creek Party (5PM on)

To In-Kind sponsors!
– VerStandig Media (Radio Media)

– Mobile Works for stringed lights at Chambers Fort Park
– Bob Rocks, WAYZ & The Goat.
– p2 Investigative Solutions (Security)
– Kegerreis Outdoor Advertising (Digital Billboards)
– DJ Rello!
– Kegerreis Digital Advertising (Digital Advertising)
– Chambersburg Neighbors (Community Magazine)
– Franklin County 11/30 Visitors Bureau (Posters, County-wide marketing)
– abc27 / Good Day PA (Video Media)
– Shafer Equipment Company (Equipment)
– Printaway (Business Cards)
– L&L Creations (2023 Number Lights)
– American Print Consultants (Drop Item)
– Art Sign Company of Chambersburg (Signage)
– Beam Graphix Custom Print Co (Merchandise)
– Franklin County Free Press (Regional Online Publication)
– Chambersburg Cares / Healthy Community Partnership (Community Partner)
– PA Army National Guard (Football Toss and Punching Bag)
– CPA Wireless / Boost Mobile (Wifi Hot Spot)
– Borough of Chambersburg staff and Police for permitting and consultation

If your team, company or organization would like to be a part of organizing Chambersburg’s 1st New Year’s Eve event, please email us at!

“Last Chance” For Franklin County Certified Tourism Ambassadors To Renew

“Last Chance” For Franklin County Certified Tourism Ambassadors To Renew

Time flies! The final CTA renewal date is quickly nearing the 12/31/2019 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. CTAs will be contacted via email and by phone over the next few weeks before the 10/31/2019 deadline. We are here to help you through this process!

Why Should You Renew? Top 4 Reasons:

  • Keep receiving invitations to Franklin County CTA-exclusive events and mixers and discounts!
  • Keep in the know: continue learning and building on the Franklin County knowledge you already have.
  • Continue to be a part of over 20,000 CTAs worldwide (and over 150 Franklin County CTAs!) who work together to enhance the visitor experience, make people feel welcome, and give back to their city everyday.
  • Continue to meet new people in Franklin County, make friends in the community, and discover new volunteer opportunities.

2 Easy Steps To Renew:

  1. Add your 50 CTA points at Need your login and password – email Doug Harmon at
  2. Pay your $25 renewal fee (payable by check or cash). To pay by credit card, you can call us at 717-552-2977. Checks can be made out to “FCVB” and mailed to 15 S. Main St., Chambersburg, PA 17201. You can also come by The 11/30 Visitors Center to pay.