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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.

Date Night Ideas in Cumberland Valley

If you are looking for a little bit of inspiration for some quality time with your significant other, look no further than our list of date night ideas. Whether it’s a romantic evening or something a bit more... Learn More


February 18 & 19, 2023 Saturday, 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM and Sunday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Cumberland Valley is home to some of the best auto experiences in the country, including the world-famous car shows at the... Learn More

Dinner & A Show in Cumberland Valley

If you're looking for fun, look no further than the collection of performing arts centers and great dining establishments in Cumberland Valley. Our venues range from cozy community theatres to state-of-the-art... Learn More

Things to Do in February

February may be cold, but there's still plenty to explore in Cumberland Valley! Whether you're hanging out with friends, your significant other, or your family, check out some of our top ideas for things... Learn More

National Plan for Vacation Day

January 31, 2023, is National Plan for Vacation Day, and it's time to plan for your next getaway and feel the joy of looking forward to your next adventure. Located just a short two-to-three-hour drive from... Learn More

Top 10 Events: February 2023

February in the Cumberland Valley is filled with fun. Start off the month by viewing more than 100 ice sculptures during Ice Art Fest in Carlisle or learning more about the great outdoors at the Great American... Learn More

Parx Casino Opens in Shippensburg

Parx Casino in Shippensburg becomes the first casino to open in Cumberland County. Taking over a vacant space from a former home and garden retail chain, Parx filled 70,000 sq. ft. with approximately 500 slot... Learn More

Celebrate Valentine's Day in Cumberland Valley

Love, flowers, romance, chocolate, jewelry, and fun are all words commonly associated with Valentine’s Day. Whether it’s a first date or your twentieth Valentine’s Day together, check out these... Learn More

Valentine's Day Staycation Ideas

Valentine’s Day weekend is the perfect time to consider a well-deserved staycation celebration with your loved one. When you shop, dine, and play in Cumberland Valley, you are guaranteed to have a good time... Learn More

10 Cumberland Valley Brunch Spots

Sit back and enjoy a leisurely brunch during your Weekend Easy getaway in Cumberland Valley. You’ll find menus filled with the perfect combination of delicious meals and delightful drinks at these inviting... Learn More

Must-See in Cumberland Valley

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