Best Things to Do in Cumberland Valley

Make sure not to miss out on all the amazing things to see and do in Cumberland Valley. Whether you are here for a day, weekend, or longer, visit some of our top attractions, restaurants, unique hidden gems, or places along our experience trails.

If you visit at the right time of year, attend one of our top events for a true Valley experience!  Whether it's a car show, a juried arts and crafts festival, or the largest one-day street fair on the East Coast, there's always something fun going on. Check out the events calendar for up-to-date happenings.


Top Picks for Live Music in the Valley

Spend some time in Cumberland Valley, and you may notice that it echoes with sound. From the South Mountain to the Blue Mountain, you will catch every musical rendering from classical orchestra to bluegrass and most... Learn More

Inexpensive Things To Do This Summer

Summer activities are endless -- and sometimes expensive. The price of summer fun doesn't have to add up in Cumberland Valley. Soak in the long nights and hot days with our list of things to do that are big on... Learn More

Rediscover the Simple Pleasures of Travel in Cumberland Valley

This National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW), there is more reason than ever to celebrate the collective strength and promising future of the U.S. travel and tourism industry. The 40th annual NTTW takes place from... Learn More

Carlisle: A Historic Small Town

In spring 2022, Carlisle was one of 20 nominees in USA Today’s 10 Best Historic Small Towns. All nominees have small populations of less than 25,000 but are rich in fascinating history. Thanks to... Learn More

Hiking & History

Learning about the history of a location doesn't have to happen inside a museum. As warm weather approaches, check out these Cumberland Valley locations where you can add some historical knowledge to your... Learn More

Must-See in Cumberland Valley

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