Enjoy some family fun this month before school starts and the schedules get busy. A great way to spend some time together is to take in an event in Cumberland Valley. The Events Calendar is full so you have a ton of options. 

View a sampling of end of summer events below and find a complete list of events and other things to see and do at VisitCumberlandValley.com.

Carlisle Truck Nationals @ Carlisle Fairgrounds – Aug 5th-7th 

The Carlisle Truck Nationals is one of the largest and most action-packed truck events in the world. The weekend is a must-attend event and has been the epicenter for all things truck since 1991. Come to Carlisle for a great array of lowered mini trucks, lifted 4x4s, chromed out big rigs, SUV’s, custom vans and the perfectly restored classics.

Butterfly Day @ Ashcombe Farm & Greenhouses – Aug 6th 

Come for a day full of fun, butterfly-themed activities. At 1 pm, there will be a free seminar about Caring for Your Butterfly Bush. There will be Fairy Garden classes at 9:30 am, 10:30 am, and 1:00 pm. Pre-registration required. There will also be information displays on butterflies, caterpillars, moths, hummingbirds, and bees. 

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