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Balderdash Brewfest
09/05 - 09/05
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McLain Celtic Festival
09/05 - 09/05
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Music on the Mountain
09/06 - 09/06
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Vince Gill
09/10 - 09/10
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22nd Annual Fairy Festival
09/12 - 09/13
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4th Annual Art on the Farm
09/12 - 09/12
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7th Annual Susquehanna Super Hike & Ultra Trail Run
09/12 - 09/12
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Music & A Movie in the Park - ATC's Third Thursdays
09/17 - 09/17
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Smoke in the Park
09/25 - 09/26
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30th Annual New Cumberland Apple Festival
09/26 - 09/26
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34th Annual M&T Harvest of the Arts Festival
09/26 - 09/26
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Cumberland Valley Race Series: Fall Down on the Trail 5k Race and Trail Hike
09/26 - 09/26
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Enola PA Overview

Enola's roots hail back to the expansion of railroad transportation, and rail lines still run through the heart of town. Today, it is still a postcard of small-town Pennsylvania, complete with a Shady Lane and an historic one-room schoolhouse. Enjoy a blast from the past at Kristy's Whistle Stop for old-fashioned burgers and ice cream.

If you're looking for a place to spend a relaxing day outside with the kids, stop by the Adams-Ricci Community Park. This isn't your normal park, explore 82-acres of boating, fishing, biking and hiking trails, bird watching, soccer fields, tennis courts, basketball courts, volleyball courts, batting cages, horseshoe pits, picnic areas, pavilions, stage area and the Imagination Station (a massive children's play structure). This park is also home to the Pennsboro Pumpkin Fest, a local favorite!

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Fast & Fun Facts:
  • An urban legend about the name Enola is that the original settlers intentionally picked the backwards spelling of "alone" to discourage others from moving into town.
  • Named after the four-year-old daughter of a local farmer, Wesley Miller, who sold land to the Pennsylvania Railroad in the 1800's.
Annual Event:
  • Pennsboro Pumpkin Festival (October)

Those looking to relocate to Enola and residents can find helpful information on the East Pennsboro Township website.

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