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Things to do in Lancaster County This Weekend

Things to do in Lancaster County This Weekend! (almost any weekend) 

Welcome to Lancaster County, where the rolling farmlands meet the vibrant city life! Whether you're a local looking for a weekend adventure or a visitor eager to explore, Lancaster has plenty of things to do on the weekend. Especially if you know who to ask. Unique Lancaster Experience, your year-round tour operator, is here to guide you through the best experiences. Also note that the City of Lancaster has an app called Visit Lancaster City. It's available in the Apple or Android store for free. You can stay updated on events throughout the year. Let's dive into a weekend filled with food, fun, and fantastic memories shall we?

1. Food Tours Galore: Start your weekend by treating your taste buds to an International Food Tour or immerse yourself in Lancaster's history with a side of breakfast delights on the Lancaster History and Breakfast Food Tour. Unique Lancaster Experiences ensures you won't miss a culinary beat in this foodie paradise. Book here! 

2. City Scavenger Hunt: Embark on a self-guided scavenger hunt hosted by Unique Lancaster Experiences. Roam the charming streets, solve clues, and discover hidden gems. It's a perfect way to see the city through a new lens while having a blast! Perfect for all ages, kids under 5 years old are FREE. Book here! 

3. Groove at West Art There is always something cool goin on at West Art in Lancaster, PA. If live music is your vibe, head to West Art for an unforgettable evening. Talented artist and musicans come from far and wide to shake up this renovated church. Check their event calendar here! 

4. Laughter on the 6th Floor: The Candy Factory is loved by locals and unknown to most tourist. It is equal parts a coworking space by day and after dark a social club welcome to all! You never know what will be going on at TCF. Comedy nights or open mics, or a Discourse Dinner on the 6th floor at the Candy Factory are always a treat. Laughter is guaranteed, and the views are an added bonus. Learn more here! 

5. Cinematic Delight at Zoetropolis: For film enthusiasts, Zoetropolis offers a unique cinematic experience. Check out their diverse selection of films and embrace the magic of storytelling on the big screen. See what's on the big screen here. 

6. Dinner Theatre Extravaganza: Lancaster, PA, is home to incredible dinner theaters. Enjoy a delicious meal while being entertained by talented performers. It's a night out that combines good food with great entertainment. Find an upcoming show here! 

7. Hiking Adventures: Nature lovers, rejoice! Explore Lancaster's picturesque landscapes with hiking trails from the AllTrails app. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced hiker, there's a trail for everyone.

8. Art and Culture at ESOARTS: This is not your ordinary art scene. This is a GIANT studio. Home to some of the most creative and innocative makers in Lancaster!Immerse yourself in the local art scene by checking out events and art exhibits at ESOARTS. Lancaster's creative spirit comes alive in these exhibits, showcasing the talents of the community. If you are browing the art scene in Lancaster, or really want to do some shopping in Lancaster. You have to go to ESOARTS. It doesn't look like much from the outside, but go inside and be amazed. Check it out here!

9. Capture Memories with a Photo Shoot: Looking for a photographer in Lancaster, Pa? Even if you aren't book a photo shoot with Unique Lancaster Experiences. Choose your own photo shoot location in Downtown Lancaster, Lititz, Columbia, or Connestoga! It's really fun and even the most camera shy will open up to your energectic photographer! See the calendar here! 

10. Amish Immersion Tour: It's Lancaster, and we can't forget the Amish! Get acquainted with Lancaster's rich heritage by joining an immersion tour by bus to interact with the Amish community. Experience their simple way of life and gain a deeper understanding of this unique culture.Book tickets here!

11. Antique Shopping Extravaganza: Indulge in some retail therapy by exploring the antique shops in Strasburg or Columbia. You might stumble upon hidden treasures and unique finds to take home.

12. Dance the Night Away:

Move it, Lancaster! Join a dance class to bust a move and add a touch of rhythm to your weekend. Whether you're a beginner or a dance aficionado, it's a fantastic way to have fun and stay active. See their classes here! 

13. Central Market Delights:

Shop and taste your way through Central Market in downtown Lancaster. This historic market is a food lover's paradise, offering a variety of fresh and locally sourced products. Get an indepth experience on the International Food Tour!

14. Culinary Creativity in Lititz: Take a cooking class in Lititz at Zest and unleash your inner chef. Learn new skills and savor the fruits of your labor in this hands-on culinary experience.

15. Solve a Mystery with Dinner: Cap off your weekend with a thrilling murder mystery accompanied by a three-course dinner in downtown Lancaster. It's an exciting and delicious way to end your adventure. Book wiht us directly!

16. Showtime at the Ware Center: Catch a show at the Ware Center, where the arts come to life. From performances to exhibitions, this venue offers a diverse range of cultural experiences. Get tickets here!


We love Lancaster and we are happy to connect with all things awesome in Lancaster County. Ask locals what they love. It really is a treasure trove of experiences waiting to be discovered. Pack your sense of adventure and get ready to make memories in Lancaster County – where every weekend is a unique experience!

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