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So Much To See, So Much To Do

Every sunrise over the gentle hills of the surrounding farmlands brings a day full of possibility. If you’re looking for events and things to do in Lancaster County, our Bird-in-Hand family of properties offer the perfect place to stay close to everything you want to do. As our Guest, you’re invited to get to know the side of Amish Country we call home, with a complimentary tour of back roads and farmlands. Enjoy a memorable ice cream social with the Smucker family. Test your stamina or cheer on the runners in the Bird-in-Hand Half Marathon. Take a hot air balloon ride or tour The Amish Village. Nearby you’ll find farmers markets, quilt shops and boutiques, as well as outlet stores, Sight & Sound Theatres, Hersheypark, Dutch Wonderland, the Strasburg Railroad and more. If you want to know more about events and attractions, explore our website or ask our knowledgeable staff for recommendations.

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AQS Quilt Week

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More than 500 quilts on display. Quilt Contest with $54,000 in cash awards. National quilt instructors teach classes and lectures on quiltmaking techniques. Shop in the Merchant Mall. Special events designed just for quilters. Public is welcome.

Join the cast from the hit musical Half-Stitched, featuring an Amish widow and six loose threads at a weekend quilting class as they open the show at 8:45 am in the lobby outside Freedom Hall. Half-Stitched will be live on the Bird-in-Hand Stage from June through September.


March 29 @ 8:00 am
April 1 @ 7:00 pm
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Lancaster County Convention Center
25 South Queen Street
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States
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