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Cumberland Valley

Looking for the latest and greatest in the Cumberland Valley? You'll find it here. Discover what's new in the area, explore our diverse downtowns, find the perfect planning tools, and uncover what makes this a unique destination.

Cumberland Valley is conveniently located in the number one visited region in Pennsylvania. We are surrounded by popular destinations like Hershey, Harrisburg, Lancaster, York, and Gettysburg and 30 minutes from Harrisburg International Airport and Amtrak. Our hub location allows you to experience more with every visit and our easy accessibility to New York City, Washington D.C. and Baltimore makes getting here effortless.

If you are searching for a reason to visit, it won't take us long to convince you. Cumberland Valley is known for its scenic beauty, downtown charm, friendly atmosphere, and easy-to-navigate location. Only here can you zip down the highway to discover another walkable downtown or travel up a mountain road to beautiful scenic vistas, all before you've even had lunch. So go ahead, and plan your Weekend Easy getaway to Cumberland Valley. The hardest part is returning home.

Antiques and Vintage Trail

Spark your inner treasure hunter and spend an afternoon, a day, or an entire weekend browsing through the collection of antique and vintage stores in Cumberland Valley. We've pulled together our top locations... Learn More

De-Stress this Holiday Season in Cumberland Valley

Whether you’re hosting a large gathering for the holidays or you are visiting your family, it’s important to remember to take care of yourself. If you want to de-stress this holiday season,... Learn More

Inexpensive Things To Do This Winter

Weekend Easy in Cumberland Valley this winter, and find plenty of inexpensive activities to keep you warm and cozy. Our scenic valley is picture-perfect year-round, our walkable downtowns offer plenty of shops and... Learn More

Top 10 Events: December 2023

December is the heart of the holiday season in Cumberland Valley. This year, keep the spirit and magic alive with heartwarming performances, festive events, and ample opportunities to shop locally. Check out... Learn More

Recognizable Name Brands in Cumberland Valley

While we always encourage shoppers to support small businesses, especially during the holidays, Cumberland Valley has a unique selection of larger retailers that support and reflect our region’s thriving... Learn More

Holiday Shopping in Cumberland Valley

Do you dread holiday shopping? Are you stressed about finding the perfect present? Cumberland Valley's shopping hotspots promise to turn your concerns into a pleasant experience that will leave you filled with... Learn More

Magical Moments: Children's Holiday Activities in Cumberland Valley

Festive events and joyous celebrations transform Cumberland Valley into an enchanting holiday playground for the young and young at heart. We’ve curated a delightful list of children’s holiday... Learn More

Artisan Adventure Trail

Explore the Artisan Trail in Cumberland Valley and discover a rich tapestry of local craftsmanship. Immerse yourself in the region’s vibrant art scene as you traverse through charming towns like Shippensburg,... Learn More

Explore Fine Arts & Crafts in Cumberland Valley

Cumberland Valley is the perfect year-round Weekend Easy destination for art lovers. Explore the Valley's vibrant local arts scene at these charming shops featuring a mix of traditional handcrafts, cutting-edge... Learn More

5 Hidden Gems: Agricultural Attractions in Cumberland Valley

Picturesque Cumberland Valley is defined by its deep-rooted connection to agriculture and boasts a treasure trove of breathtaking farms that beckon you with fresh, locally sourced produce, delectable meats, and an... Learn More

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