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Carlisle Summerfair
06/25 - 07/05
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Old Fashioned 4th of July
07/04 - 07/04
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Shippensburg Symphony Concert I
07/09 - 07/09
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Thompson Square: Live with More Horsepower
07/09 - 07/09
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Carlisle Chrysler Nationals
07/10 - 07/12
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20th Annual Bluegrass on the Grass Festival
07/11 - 07/11
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Perspectives in Military History Lecture Series
07/15 - 07/15
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Feed Your Soles Hike - ATC's Third Thursdays
07/16 - 07/16
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Shippensburg Symphony Concert II
07/16 - 07/16
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Carlisle Performance & Style
07/17 - 07/19
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Kids' Night at Williams Grove
07/18 - 07/18
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An Afternoon with Jennifer Pharr Davis
07/19 - 07/19
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New Cumberland PA Overview

When you think of New Cumberland, you might associate it with the Army Depot. But, our southernmost town on the banks of the West Shore was originally a ferry site for early English, Irish, Scottish and German settlers crossing the Yellow Breeches Creek.

Today, a historic iron bridge welcomes visitors to this friendly community. The "Olde Towne Association" is restoring New Cumberland's neighborhoods with brick sidewalks and period decorative details to attract shoppers, tourists, prospective residents and businesses.

Spend a day in town starting with breakfast with the locals at TJ Homestyle then pop in and out of shops, galleries and restaurants. Experience a European twist with an Irish Tea at Oxford Hall Celtic Shop. For even more fun dining establishments and places to shop, view our Downtown New Cumberland trip idea

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Fast & Fun Fact:
  •  A New Cumberland native son was also part Native American. Peter Chartier, who ran a trading post and served as an Indian interpreter in New Cumberland in the early 1700's, was the son of a Shawnee woman and French fur trader.
    Annual Event:
    • New Cumberland Apple Festival (September)

    New Cumberland residents and those looking to relocate can find helpful information on the New Cumberland Borough website.

      Downtown New Cumberland New Cumberland Apple Festival West Shore Theatre