Mercersburg Springfest 2022, Downtown Mercersburg

Mercersburg Springfest 2022, Downtown Mercersburg

May 14th, 2022 * 9:00. AM – 3:00 PM
Downtown Mercersburg
Nestled in the foothills of the Tuscarora Mountains; Mercersburg is a quaint town with a historic past.
Our Springfest is a large one-day festival, which attracts a wide variety of crafters, artisans, jewelers, food vendors, civic groups, and local businesses that participate.
Downtown merchants and restaurants are also in full swing during the festivities.
The popular Amish Donuts will be joining us again, as well as Cold Spring Hollow Distillery and Rough Edges Brewing (offering samplings and bottle purchases).
The JBHS Indoor Guard & Percussion will be present a program.
The JBHS Music Boosters will also be sponsoring the PA Farm Show Milkshake Machine, you will definitely want to stop by and get yours!
This event is a way for the community to celebrate small town, main street America; local businesses could use your support more than ever.
Vendors can find registration information here: www.mercersburgspringfest.com.
For more information, please contact Chris Ardinger,
Executive Director at 717-328-5827, info@tachamber.org, visit www.tachamber.orgwww.mercersburgspringfest.com, or find us on Facebook.
Download: Vendor_Flyer_2022
Opening Day, Renfrew Museum & Park

Opening Day, Renfrew Museum & Park

Saturday April 9th 2022 * 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Celebrate the annual opening of Renfrew for its 47th operating season.
Activities include tours, horse-drawn wagon rides, historic demonstrations,  family fun area, and so much more on our 107-acre historic Pennsylvania German farmstead in beautiful Waynesboro.
EVENT HIGHTLIGHTS INCLUDE:
  • Tours of the 1812 Royer House & Farmstead Outbuildings
  • Horse-drawn Wagon Rides
  • Historic Craft Demonstrations
    • Rug-hooking
    • Chair Caning
    • Hearth Cooking
    • Tailoring
    • Tinsel Painting
    • Wool Carding & Spinning
  • Special Mill Archeology Presentation with Will Sheppard at 11:00am
  • Dedication of Longrifle Exhibit Case Donated by Frank Davis at 1:00pm
  • Visitors Center Gallery & Gift Shop Open
  • Explore our gardens, trails, and grounds
Our Visitors Center gift shop and exhibit galleries will also be open along with the Royer farmstead outbuildings for all to enjoy.
Won’t you join us?
Free Admission * Fun For All Ages * Tours & More

 

 

Historic Hearth Cooking at Renfrew Museum & Park

Historic Hearth Cooking at Renfrew Museum & Park

Private Lessons for up to Four Guests,  3 Hour Session
Select Dates Below
Enjoy an intimate, hands-on culinary experience inside Renfrew’s 1814 Summer Kitchen.
Guests will be taught the basics of early nineteenth-century open hearth cooking techniques by preparing their own period meal under the guidance of our domestic life historians in period dress.
Menu selections reflect the seasonal ingredients available to local families like the Royers during the early nineteenth century and can be tailored to participants’ dietary needs.
You will learn about historic hearth equipment, how it works, and use it safely to create a delicious and hearty repast.
Nothing tastes better than a hearth-cooked meal made by your own two hands!
To learn more or to register for a date listed below, Click Here
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Monday, May 2, 2022
Friday, May 14, 2022
Saturday, June 11, 2022
Monday, June 13, 2022
Thursday, September 1, 2022
Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Monday, October 3, 2022
Saturday, October 8, 2022
CVBA Mixer at The Conococheague Institute – Cymru and Eire Cultural Experience

CVBA Mixer at The Conococheague Institute – Cymru and Eire Cultural Experience

Thursday March 10th, 2022 * 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Members of the CVBA network and CI supporters are invited to partake in light drinks and snacks while enjoying this beautiful 30-acre site, or truly soak yourself in history by stepping into their 18th Century Tavern and try a genuine historic charcuterie, stew and perhaps even a drink tasting or two.
CI focuses on Culture and Nature, and so will celebrate the Welsh and Irish holidays (Saint David’s Day March 1st, Saint Patrick Day March 17th) with this mixer with meals and drinks inspired by both cultures. Contact us here, to RSVP.