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!⁠

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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