Winter Weather Activities in Lancaster City

Although winter weather is in full swing, there's still plenty of local fun to keep you busy around Lancaster City!

Although winter weather is in full swing, there’s still plenty of local fun to keep you busy around Lancaster City! Try some of these cold weather activities as you look for things to do with friends and family.

Grab a Cup of Coffee or Tea

Lancaster City is home to many warm and welcoming coffee shops and cafés. They’re the perfect place to catch up with a friend, spend some time on your own, or take a break from the cold winter air. Explore the full list of locations in our Lancaster City Restaurant Guide.

Enjoy a Show

Lancaster is home to many performing arts and visual arts venues. Check out a show at one of theatres you can find around the City.

Explore a Museum

Spend some time learning about the rich history of Lancaster, explore art exhibits, and see what’s on display at the museums around town.

Get Creative

Tap into your creative side and get crafty this winter! There’s something for everyone—no matter what your experience level is.

Bring Out your Inner Scientist

Keep the kiddos entertained while they explore their inner scientist at the North Museum of Nature and Science and Lancaster Science Factory.

Visit Lancaster Central Market

On Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, make your way to Lancaster Central Market to experience the oldest publicly-owned continuously running farmer’s market in America. Explore the curated mix of foods and products from local vendors.

Attend a Unique Restaurant Experience

Throughout the year, select restaurants around the city will offer cocktail classes, chef’s tables, and other unique experiences for guests to come and learn something new, while viewing their establishment through a different lens. Or view our full list of Lancaster City restaurants to try somewhere new!

Test out Your Trivia Skills

Get a group together and test your knowledge while you compete in trivia night at several venues around the City.

Shop ’til you Drop

Lancaster City has over 85 retailers throughout its seven square miles. From clothing for all ages and international food, to antique collectibles and electric bikes, there’s something for everyone! View the full list of retailers.

Head out and experience something new in Lancaster City this winter season!

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