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Celebrate Valentine's Day in Cumberland Valley

Love, flowers, romance, chocolate, jewelry, and fun are all words commonly associated with Valentine’s Day. Whether it’s a first date or your twentieth Valentine’s Day together, check out these Valentine’s Day ideas for an enchanting getaway in Cumberland Valley that won’t soon be…

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PA Farm Show Fun

January 6-13, 2024 For a tradition that’s lasted over a century, Pennsylvania celebrates its agricultural prowess during January’s Pennsylvania Farm Show. The PA Farm Show is the largest indoor agricultural expo in the United States, with nearly 6,000 animals and over 10,000 exhibits…

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Things to Do on Father's Day

Make memories this year with some fun Father's Day activities in the Cumberland Valley. Father's Day Fishing Excursion The Valley is home to some of the world’s most renowned fly-fishing streams, including the Yellow Breeches and LeTort Spring Run. Prepare for your fly-fishing…

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Parx Casino Opens in Shippensburg

Parx Casino in Shippensburg becomes the first casino to open in Cumberland County. Taking over a vacant space from a former home and garden retail chain, Parx filled 70,000 sq. ft. with approximately 500 slot machines, electronic table games, sports betting kiosks, and the Liberty Bar…

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Summer Blockbusters at the Drive-In

There are plenty of great things that come to mind when thinking about summer…swimming, hiking, fishing, grilling, and more. However, in 2020, an old-time summer favorite made a comeback. The drive-in theater is a great option for those who want to see the latest movies and still…

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Camping 101 in the Cumberland Valley

The Best Camping in Cumberland Valley Here's a fact... camping in the Cumberland Valley can be habit-forming for active families. Our campsites invite you to enjoy wide-open spaces and scenic mountain vistas that provide the perfect backdrop for your camping adventure. Here's a quick…

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10 Things To Do This Spring

Start planning your spring getaway with these ten things to do in the Cumberland Valley! 1. Biking Cumberland Valley is a perfect place for bikers, from the numerous mapped-out routes throughout the region to downtown Carlisle's bike-friendly streets. If you're just getting into biking…

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