March highlights include musical performances (including a concert by the iconic Gladys Knight), lectures, and the opportunity to explore downtown Camp Hill.  Don't miss out on all there is to see and do.

1. Paintin' the Town Red

Red 102.3 is Paintin' The Town Red with Create-A-Palooza throughout Downtown Carlisle! Participants will visit four different downtown venues and paint a coaster that represents each local venue! By the end of the afternoon, each participant will have a four coaster set representing the participating local venues! Just purchase a $30 tickets to participate, each person will receive a four coaster set and will also get a $5 voucher to use at each venue.  Venues include Market Cross Pub & Brewery, Burd's Nest Brewing Co., Castlerigg Wine Shop, and Desperate Times Brewery.

Date: March 3, 2019 • Time: 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Location: Market Cross Pub & Brewery, Burd's Nest Brewing Co., Castlerigg Wine Shop, Desperate Times Brewery
Address: Carlisle 17013

2.  The Irish Tenors

The Irish Tenors have been the acknowledged Celtic music kings since they burst upon the scene during a 1998 PBS special. With 10 best-selling CDs to their credit, they share company with the likes of The Three Tenors and Andrea Bocelli as the biggest money makers PBS has presented.

Date: March 8, 2019 • Time: 7:30 PM
Location: H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center
Address: 475 Lancaster Drive, Shippensburg 17257
Phone: 717-477-7469 • Website:

3. The Emperor's New Clothes

The incomparably imaginative creators of Seussical, Lynn Ahrens, and Stephen Flaherty, bring one of Hans Christian Andersen's most beloved tales to life in The Emperor's New Clothes. Family Series shows are 60 to 70-minute musicals directed toward a youth audience and fun for the whole family. All tickets are only $10.

Dates: March 9, 16 & 23, 2019 • Time: 11:00 AM
Location: The Playhouse at Allenberry
Address: 1559 Boiling Springs Road, Boiling Springs 17007
Phone: 717-462-4401 • Website:

4. Empty Bowls 2019

Bring home a beautiful handmade ceramic bowl to remind you that you have supported Project SHARE's mission through the 28th Annual Empty Bowls. Bowls are created by local artists raising critical funds to help Project SHARE empower people in need.

Date: March 18, 2019 • Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Holland Union Building, Dickinson College
Address: 28 N. College Street, Carlisle 17013
Phone: 717-249-6973 • Website:

5. Mars, Venus, and Earth

Mars, Venus, and Earth all formed in roughly the same conditions near our sun and yet have distinctly different surface conditions. We'll discuss how these planets formed, what we know about them from our space probes and why they are so different. The Dibert-Roddick Planetarium is located in the Franklin Science Center on the campus of Shippensburg University.

Date: March 19, 2019 • Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Dibert-Roddick Planetarium, Shippensburg University
Address: 1871 Old Main Drive, Shippensburg 17257
Phone: 717-477-1491 • Website:

6. The Red Hot Chili Pipers

Bagpipes with attitude. Drums with a Scottish accent. A blazing rock band and show so hot, it carries its own health warning! It's The Red Hot Chilli PIPERS – (NOT the Peppers!) -- a 9-piece ensemble consisting of pipers, guitarists, keyboards, and drummers -- who have been rocking the world with musicianship of the highest order and a passion for pipes that will leave you breathless.

Date: March 21, 2019 • Time: 7:30 PM
Location: H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center
Address: 475 Lancaster Drive, Shippensburg 17257
Phone: 717-477-7469 • Website:

7. Gladys Knight

The great ones endure, and Gladys Knight has long been one of the greatest. Very few singers over the last fifty years have matched her unassailable artistry. This seven-time Grammy winner has enjoyed #1 hits in Pop, Gospel, R&B and Adult Contemporary, and has triumphed in film, television and live performance. All told, Knight has recorded more than 38 albums over the years, including her four solo albums during the past decade.

Date: March 22, 2019 • Time: 7:30 PM
Location: H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center
Address: 475 Lancaster Drive, Shippensburg 17257
Phone: 717-477-7469 • Website:

8. Perspectives in Military History Lecture Series

Steven Zaloga, independent scholar and author will present on "Smashing Hitler's Panzers: The Defeat of the Hitler Youth Panzer Division during the Battle of the Bulge". 

Date: March 27, 2019 • Time: 7:15 PM
Location: U.S. Army Heritage & Education Center
Address: 950 Soldiers Drive, Carlisle 17013
Phone: 717-245-3972 • Website:

9. Plates & Places with Joanne Weir

A 4th-generation professional cook and James Beard award-winning cookbook author, Joanne Weir spent 5 years cooking at Chez Panisse after receiving a Master Chef Diploma with Madeleine Kamman. In addition to being an award-winning cookbook author, Joanne is a cooking teacher and host/Executive Producer for several award-winning PBS television series. Her newest 26-part TV series is filmed in Italy, Greece, Morocco, and France is called PLATES & PLACES and airs on Public Television and CREATE nationwide. Joanne has written 18 cookbooks. Her most recent is a food memoir Kitchen Gypsy: Recipes and Stories from a Lifelong Romance with Food, and features the foreword by Alice Waters.

Dates: March 29 & 30, 2019 • Time: Friday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM; Saturday 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: The Kitchen Shoppe
Address: 950 Soldiers Drive, Carlisle 17013
Phone: 717-243-0906 • Website:

10. Spring Fling: Stroll & Shop in Downtown Camp Hill

Renew and refresh for spring in downtown Camp Hill. Stroll through over 20 businesses (salons, boutiques, and wellness centers) along Market Street between 15th and 25th Streets as they offer specials, samples, recipes, and activities. Refresh your wardrobe, brighten your home, try a new hairstyle, learn a new recipe for entertaining, and revive your spirit by spending the day with your friends.

Date: March 30, 2019 • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Participating Businesses, Downtown Camp Hill
Address: Market Street between 15th and 25th Streets, Camp Hill 17011
Phone: 717-737-3456 • Website: