Cumberland Valley's Seasonal Festivals & Events

Cumberland Valley is your go-to destination for a delightful array of festivals and events all year round. With activities that cater to every interest, these family-friendly gatherings are set in some of the area's most picturesque locations. Most of these events are free, making it easy to plan a memorable and inexpensive weekend adventure in Cumberland Valley.

Summer Festivals

Looking for the best summer festivals? Summer in Cumberland Valley is all about vibrant music festivals and lively community events. Some of our top picks include Foundry Day, Jubilee Day, Iron Bridge Music Festival, Bluegrass on the Grass, Shippensburg Community Fair, Carlisle Summerfair, and the Food Truck Festival and Fireworks. For all the details, including dates and times, check out our events calendar.

Fall Festivals

As autumn rolls in, Cumberland Valley bursts with activities that the whole family will love. We really like the Harvest of the Arts, Pennsboro Pumpkin Fest, Fall Furnace Fest, the Sunflower Festival, and the New Cumberland Apple Festival. These events bring the best of fall right to you.

Winter Festivals

Winter in Cumberland Valley is magical, offering a mix of shopping, music, indoor fun, and the chance to explore Beer Trail hotspots. Don’t miss out on the Carlisle Ice Festival, Motorama, the Great American Outdoor Show, and the Pennsylvania Farm Show. There’s something for everyone to enjoy during the cozy winter months.

Spring Festivals

Spring brings a fresh start with car shows, Earth Day events, and artisan demonstrations. Plan a delightful spring weekend trip with events like Spring Carlisle, PA Greek Fest, Plein Air Art Walk, and the Central PA Chainsaw Carvers Festival. Each event is a wonderful way to celebrate the season.

No matter when you visit, Cumberland Valley is ready to welcome you with open arms. From the best summer music festivals to enchanting winter ice festivals, we’ve got your next adventure covered. We can’t wait to see you. Pick your season and plan your Weekend Easy getaway to Cumberland Valley!

Please note: Event dates are tentative. Please search for the event on the current Events Calendar before planning your trip.


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