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Spring has arrived! And Lancaster is ready to help you and your family create new memories this season.
One of the most beautiful things about our city is its bustling small business and arts community, which gives locals and visitors alike an endless number of places to cross off their Lancaster bucket list. With so much to see and do, it’s time to gather your family and friends of all ages to discover some must-visit spots.
Tina Parks, a future resident of Garden Spot Village, and her granddaughter Gwen, went on a tour of five spots that are sure to be fun for the whole family. We hope you’ll wake up on a sunny Saturday morning when that spring feeling is in the air and use this guide to plan a day of adventures.
Bring the Family is a special section sponsored by our friends at Garden Spot Village, who are passionate about living life to the fullest. They believe in offering their residents opportunities to live and thrive in community because creating a meaningful future never ends.
1. Gallery Grow
Find out who has the greenest thumb by building one-of-a-kind terrariums at Gallery Grow. With step-by-step instructions from their knowledgeable staff, everyone can create something special to take home.
150 North Prince Street | gallerygrow.com
2. Nook Books
You don’t have to be a kid to dive into one of the books at Nook Books. A children’s picture book store, they have just the story to warm your heart, make you think, and spark your imagination.
50 North Queen Street | nookbooks.shop
3. Lancaster Cupcake
Take a dessert break with a tasty treat from Lancaster Cupcake. With their large selection of cupcake flavors, everyone can try a little something different.
24 West Orange Street | 260 Granite Run Drive | lancastercupcake.com
4. The PotteryWorks
With hundreds of pieces to choose from, The PotteryWorks is a paint-your-own- pottery studio right in the heart of Downtown Lancaster. Everyone’s inner artist can come to life creating masterpieces that will be fired and ready to take home in just one week.
16 West Orange Street | thepotteryworks.com
5. Kitchen Kettle Village
A treasured attraction of Lancaster County, Kitchen Kettle Village is a timeless place for family time, exploration, and laughter. Grab a treat to eat or sip on while the whole family finds something that piques their interest in one of the unique shops.
3529 Old Philadelphia Pike | kitchenkettle.com