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Shake off the cold this weekend and enjoy the fun around the Cumberland Valley! Uncover special performances from the Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, or "An Inspector Calls" at the Oyster Mill Playhouse. Find our entire weekend calendar here!
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Make your Valentine's Day one to remember with the entire family, thanks to our friends at Mending the Piggy Bank! Discover new family activities and feast on classic candy shops. Find family fun V-Day experiences below!
Does that little boy look familiar? I wrote a piece for Cumberland Valley Pennsylvania (Cumberland Valley Visitor's Bureau), which provides tips for having FAMILY FRIENDLY FUN in the local area for Valentine's Day! I'd love if you'd check it out. Show it some love and leave a comment on the page too! :) <3
Au Gratin Bistro recently opened up at 105 N. Hanover Street in downtown Carlisle and I stopped by yesterday for their first day of serving lunch. This restaurant describes itself as casual french cuisine and this shows on their menu. The lunch menu includes a selection of thin pizzas, salads, soups and sandwiches. A few interesting lunch menu items included the Mussels with ... read more
Valentine’s Day -- a time of Conversation Hearts, greeting cards and all things chocolate. With a theme like that, why wouldn’t your kids want to get involved in all things lovey-dovey this February 14th!The Cumberland Valley area can be an excellent place to explore with your family this Valentine’s Day. We offer a multitude of things that can get your family bonding on ... read more
Are you searching for a romantic getaway or evening out in a unique setting? The Cumberland Valley offers plenty of opportunities to find a one-of-a-kind Valentine’s Day experience with your loved one.From fantastic dining opportunities to our variety of lodging choices, there’s no shortage of romantic options. Try one of a number of romance packages from our lodging partners ... read more
This Saturday my husband and I headed to Carlisle for the afternoon/evening for something different to do. We ended up having a great time checking out some of Carlisle's new hotspots and old favorites. Here's the four places we visited! 1. Molly Pitcher Brewing Company - I've been hearing a lot about this very recently opened new brewery in Carlisle. Although they still ... read more
The holidays are an exciting time of year in Cumberland Valley, and New Year's is no exception! Whether you're getting away from home, visiting some friends or family in the area or live in Cumberland Valley, be sure to take advantage of the festive events taking place to celebrate the beginning of 2015!Groove into a PartyMany Cumberland Valley nightlight hot spots are ... read more
Over the summer, I would occasionally drive by the old Eat’n Park in Enola, where it was clear a new establishment was going in. In recent years, the building was host to several different restaurants, but none of them seemed to have staying power. I was excited to see the progression of Enola’s newest restaurant, Yardz Bar & Grill, but even more excited to see the final ... read more
Earlier this week, I visited Heel Your Sole’s new location at the Rossmoyne Business Park in Mechanicsburg. They are located in a small strip shopping center directly in front of the new TownePlace Suites, which makes it easy for hotel guests to take an hour out of their busy schedule and relax with a treatment or two in this peaceful sanctuary. I experienced a Healing ... read more
Mid-Late October is one the absolute best times to be a sports fan. The NFL and College Football are within the first two months of a new season, the NHL and NBA are just starting their new seasons, and MLB in it’s postseason. It is the only month that all four major sports organizations have meaningful games, which means there’s a plethora of sports to watch. You can try and ... read more
If you are familiar with the historic town of Carlisle, you know that there is only one Bed & Breakfast located in the borough. What you may not know is this cozy B&B is also listed on the Select Registry.I was able to experience the hospitality of Carlisle House B&B owners Alan and Mary first hand during a recent conference. I was assigned to collect ... read more
Okay, okay, I know that we've already written about cooking classes at The Kitchen Shoppe, but I attended another class, and it's worth writing about - again.If you missed the first blog about The Kitchen Shoppe's cooking classes, here is what you need to know: The Kitchen Shoppe is a super kitchen store with almost any kitchen gadget, accessory or tool you ever ... read more