Cumberland Valley is here for you when you are ready to travel again. As we enter the Green Phase of re-opening on June 12, here are some updates that can help you plan your Weekend Easy getaway.

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Ideas for Mother's Day in Cumberland Valley

Mother's day is just around the corner (May 8th). Don't let this holiday get away from you! Cumberland Valley's collection of candy stores, unique gift shops, delicious restaurants and events can help you plan the perfect day for Mom. Candy - Nothing says "I love you" quite like…

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Found It Top 10 for July 3 - July 25, 2015

See what's ahead this July in the Cumberland Valley with the Found It Top 10! 10. Shippensburg Symphony: Concert 1 Concert 2 Concert 3 The Shippensburg Festival Symphony is an ensemble of professional musicians from Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, and Virginia. The orchestra…

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Brick Kitchen & Bar Opens in Carlisle

Downtown Carlisle welcomes a new restaurant. Brick Kitchen & Bar has only been open a week or so and customers are already raving about the menu and ambiance...including myself! There are a lot of reasons to be excited about this new addition in town. First of all, the menu is seasonal…

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Found It Top 10 for June 12 - July 4, 2015

Check out the Top 10 events from Friday, June 12th to July 4th! 10. Hampden Township Fun Food Fest Fun Food Fest will be taking over the Hampden Park and Pool Complex on June 27 from 5 - 10 p.m. A variety of food trucks will be ready to serve food at 5 p.m. Current food trucks include…

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Found It Top 10 for May 29 - June 20, 2015

10. Rave On!: A Buddy Holly Tribute The theme for 2015 is "Celebrating 225 Years of Small Town Charm." Friday night's festivities include a parade followed by live music and dancing in the streets at the Fountain. Saturday features exhibits, entertainment, food and crafts. other…

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Castlerigg Wine Shop Opens in Carlisle

I stopped by Castlerigg Wine Shop today after they had their grand opening weekend. It was much more than I expected! They offer Pennsylvania wines through exclusive partnerships and currently feature wines from Seven Mountain Wine Cellars and The Vineyard at Grandview. You can do a…

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Hiking at Opossum Lake

Last night I decided to skip the gym and take my workout outside since it was such a beautiful day. Opossum Lake proved to be a fantastic alternative! I expected the 4-mile trail to leisurely wind me along the recently refilled 59-acre Opossum Lake, but what I got was easy to moderate…

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Celebrate National Craft Month

March is National Craft Month and if you are artsy and/or enjoy all things homemade there are tons of ways to celebrate this festive month in Cumberland Valley PA. The Village Artisans Gallery in Boiling Springs is a great place to start. This gallery and shop, located in a historic…

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The Soldier Experience at USAHEC

Over the weekend I was entertaining some company and decided to visit the new exhibit, The Soldier Experience, at the US Army Heritage & Education Center. I had heard from others that had visited the exhibit that it was pretty awesome, and they were right! My favorite part of the…

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I Brake for (Festivals) in Cumberland Valley

It's summertime in The Valley - you know what that means right? Festivals, fairs and all other wonderful outdoor activities are in full swing! I know that festivals aren't for anyone - the food is greasy, the crowds are large and the sun is hot. I just happen to be one of those people…

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