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    Things to Do in Lancaster this May

    There’s always something to do in Lancaster, and this May you’ll find everything from outdoor festivities, art exhibits, celebrations, theatrical performances, the U.S. Women’s Open, and so much more!⁠



    Penn Stone’s 110th Anniversary Celebration


    May 2 | 6–8PM

    at Penn Stone

    190 West Ross Street


    Enjoy the evening on Penn Stone’s beautiful outdoor patio with light bites, a signature cocktail mixed by Thistle Finch, live music from Tom Pontz Trio, a vintage car on display from Michael’s Motorcars, and a visit from the Creamline Cruiser ice cream truck.

    Lancaster Food Hub’s 2024 Annual Spring Breakfast


    May 8 | 7–9AM

    Lancaster Food Hub

    28–30 East King Street


    Join Lancaster Food Hub at their annual gathering, where you can enjoy delightful cuisine, foster fellowship, and hear their plans to embark on the next phase of our journey.

    Lancaster Symphony Orchestra Presents “Rach 3 & The American Dream”


    May 10 and 11

    Gardner Theatre at Lancaster Country Day School

    725 Hamilton Road


    Witness the captivating brilliance of pianist Vijay Venkatesh as he performs Rachmaninoff’s Third Piano Concerto, a masterpiece filled with passion and virtuosity. Accompanying this grand composition is Peter Boyer’s poignant Ellis Island: The Dream of America, a musical narrative that echoes the hopes and dreams of immigrants.

    25th Demuth Foundation Art Auction Fundraiser


    May 16 | 5:45–8PM

    The Imperial Ballroom & Terrace at The Holiday Inn

    26 East Chestnut Street


    Join the Demuth Foundation for their 25th Art Auction Fundraiser, featuring both live and silent auctions. Proceeds support the Demuth Foundation and their museums, the Demuth Museum and Lancaster Museum of Art!

    Kitchen Kettle Village’s Rhubarb Festival


    May 17 and 18

    Kitchen Kettle Village

    3529 Old Philadelphia Pike, Intercourse


    Rhubarb is the harbinger of spring in Pennsylvania Dutch Country, and every year Kitchen Kettle Village pays tribute with a two-day food festival filled with delicious and sometimes zany events.


    U.S. Women’s Open Presented by Ally


    May 30–June 2 

    at Lancaster Country Club

    1466 New Holland Pike


    The U.S. Women’s Open is returning to Lancaster!⁠ Come out and see top talent from around the globe at this premier USGA event taking place in our very own backyard.


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