Effective 5/31/21, all COVID-19 restrictions related to gatherings, restaurants, and other businesses were lifted. The masking order was lifted on 6/28/21. However, businesses and organizations may continue to implement mask policies and individuals may continue to mask if they choose to do so. Our restaurants, shops, attractions, and hotels are ready to welcome you. We encourage visitors to seek and heed the latest expert guidance and take any necessary precautions.

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Harvest of the Arts

September 25, 2021 Every September In 2021, the annual Harvest of the Arts Festival will be held on September 25 from 10 am to 5 pm in historic downtown Carlisle with more than 100 juried artists exhibiting works in all mediums including pottery, photography, paintings, wood, glass…

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Kick Off Fall with Fun Festivals: September 24-26

Autumn officially begins on September 22 in 2021, and Cumberland Valley is celebrating with a collection of fall-themed events! We've curated a colorful weekend escape filled with festivals, food, fun, and more. Whether you're traveling as a couple or with family or friends, you'll find…

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Reconnect to the Outdoors

Nature beckons in the form of picturesque trails, scenic mountains, rolling fields, and country roads that weave through the rich landscape of the beautiful Cumberland Valley. Take a deep breath and savor the quiet moments as you discover scenic overlooks, pretty parks, and historic…

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6 Places to Find Zen

Experience the quiet, natural beauty of Cumberland Valley in these six locations, where you can find delightful moments of calm that will leave you feeling peaceful and relaxed. 1. Kings Gap Garden Get in touch with nature and native Cumberland Valley plants at the Kings Gap Garden…

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Swimming in the Valley

During the cooler months we all dream of relaxing by the pool or splashing around with friends and family. One of the easiest ways to beat the summer heat is by jumping in the water. Luckily, the Valley has some great swimming holes, including community pools and lakes. State Parks The…

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Uncover the Valley's Trails this Summer

Summer is one of the best times to uncover Cumberland Valley's many trails and try something new. Whether you are traveling as a couple or with friends or family, the trails below are the perfect way to rediscover the joys of travel during your weekend easy getaway. From craft beer or…

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Garden Centers & Markets

The smell of your favorite flower, the budding leaves on the trees, and the sound of a hummingbird are easy reminders of how beautiful spring and summer are in the Cumberland Valley. Our garden centers and farmers' market have everything you need to get your yard and house ready for the…

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