Outdoor Movie Series, Totem Pole Playhouse

Outdoor Movie Series, Totem Pole Playhouse

Now Inside!

June 30th, July 30th, & August 30th * 8:30 PM
John Putch’s Route 30 Trilogy of films returns to Totem Pole for an outdoor summer movie series.  Join us under the stars and on the lawn at Totem Pole for these special reprise screenings.
Shot entirely on location in Franklin and Adams county.  John Putch’s Route 30 Trilogy is both heartfelt and quirky.  A love letter to Putch’s home town.  It’ll tug at your heartstrings and make you laugh out loud.
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy these award winning films on the big screen this summer!
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South Mountain Mini Grant Program

South Mountain Mini Grant Program

The 2021 South Mountain Mini-Grant Program is now open! The grant program catalyzes on-the-ground projects that protect and promote the South Mountain region in Adams, Cumberland, Franklin, and York Couties. Submit your short pre-application form by Friday, May 28, 2021. Only those who pre-apply may submit a final application. For more information and to download the application, please click here.

Funding for South Mountain Mini-Grants is provided by the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources through the Pennsylvania Environmental Stewardship Fund. Grants are awarded through the South Mountain Partnership, with assistance from the Appalachian Trail Conservancy. Our mini-grants leverage a return of more than double and fund community-driven projects that provide lasting improvements and benefits to Adams, Cumberland, Franklin, and York counties.

Monterey Pass Battlefield Park and Museum is open for 2021 Season

Monterey Pass Battlefield Park and Museum is open for 2021 Season

Park & Museum is open April 10th, 2021 – October 31st, 2021, Saturday & Sunday: * 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The Monterey Pass Battlefield Park is a 125 acre natural, cultural & historical park located in Washington Township, Franklin County, Pennsylvania that preserves a small portion of Pennsylvania’s second largest Civil War battle.
The history of the area dates back to 1747, when immigrants looking for a new life traveled through the area to Appalachia on the Great Wagon Road.
Monterey Pass Battlefield Park along with both Rolando Woods Park and Happel’s Meadow Wetlands share an abundance of natural resources, including forest lands, wetlands, and diverse ecosystems, preserving more than 225 acres of land.
All Washington Township owned parks are tobacco free zones.
Clash of the Clubs (Franklin County) Penn National Golf Club

Clash of the Clubs (Franklin County) Penn National Golf Club

Monday May 10th, 2021 * 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Spend an afternoon playing golf on the Iron Forge Course at Penn National Golf Club in Fayetteville, PA. The morning tournament includes lunch, beverages on course and more.
Registration is open through April 26.
THANK YOU to our sponsor: Starr Insurance
Sponsorship opportunities are available. Contact Maura Musselman at (717) 266-9294 or mmusselman@legupfarm.org

 

11/30 Open Mic Night

11/30 Open Mic Night

Join us at the Franklin County 11/30 Visitors Center located 15 S. Main Street, Downtown Chambersburg on First Friday for Open Mic Night!
All talent in and around Franklin County are welcome to come perform. Help us fill the air with music and a little entertainment for all ages!
For more details or to sign-up to perform visit: https://www.explorefranklincountypa.com/home/11-30-open-mic/
This is a rain or shine event! In the case that it would rain, the Open Mic Night will move inside the 11/30 Visitor’s Center.