Calendar of Events

ship saves eventsShip Saves is committed to sharing fun, exciting, and often free or low-cost opportunities to families in the greater Shippensburg area.  From festivals to open houses and special events, the South Central PA region is rich in opportunities.  We hope our calendar of events will allow you to easily plan fun outings with your friends and family.

If you have an event you would like to see added, please message us on Facebook or email wendy@shipsaves.com.

Dec 12 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
5:00 pm
ZooLights at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, DC is a holiday event transforming the zoo into a winter wonderland. 
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Dec 13 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
5:00 pm
ZooLights at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, DC is a holiday event transforming the zoo into a winter wonderland. 
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Dec 14 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
5:00 pm
ZooLights at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, DC is a holiday event transforming the zoo into a winter wonderland. 
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Dec 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
5:00 pm
The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg is the largest shopping attraction in the Gettysburg area. FREE Carriage Rides will run on
The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
Dec 15 @ 5:00 pm
5:00 pm
Tiny World will be decorated and lighted for the holidays beginning November 24 at 5PM.  Tiny World Shippensburg is a miniature
Tiny World
Dec 15 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
5:00 pm
ZooLights at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, DC is a holiday event transforming the zoo into a winter wonderland. 
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Dec 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Benchfield Farms will be offering Carriage rides in downtown Carlisle during select dates in December! Private Carriage or Sleigh rides
Downtown Carlisle
Dec 16 @ 3:00 pm
3:00 pm
The Chambersburg Ballet Theatre Company will present the classic ballet, “The Nutcracker” at the Capitol Theatre this holiday season.  The
The Capital Theatre
Dec 16 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
5:00 pm
Benchfield Farms will be offering Carriage rides in downtown Carlisle during select dates in December! Private Carriage or Sleigh rides
Downtown Carlisle
Dec 16 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
5:00 pm
The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg is the largest shopping attraction in the Gettysburg area. FREE Carriage Rides will run on
The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
Dec 16 @ 5:00 pm
5:00 pm
Tiny World will be decorated and lighted for the holidays beginning November 24 at 5PM.  Tiny World Shippensburg is a miniature
Tiny World
Dec 16 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
5:00 pm
ZooLights at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, DC is a holiday event transforming the zoo into a winter wonderland. 
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Dec 16 @ 7:30 pm
7:30 pm
The Chambersburg Ballet Theatre Company will present the classic ballet, “The Nutcracker” at the Capitol Theatre this holiday season.  The
The Capital Theatre
Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
The Cumberland Valley Model Railroad Club will be opening its doors for six Christmas Open Houses.  The public is invited to
Cumberland Valley Model Railroad Club
2:00 pm
You are invited to the Christmas Open House at The Inn at Ragged Edge on Sunday, December 17! Drop in
The Inn at Ragged Edge
Dec 17 @ 3:00 pm
3:00 pm
The Chambersburg Ballet Theatre Company will present the classic ballet, “The Nutcracker” at the Capitol Theatre this holiday season.  The
The Capital Theatre
Dec 17 @ 5:00 pm
5:00 pm
Tiny World will be decorated and lighted for the holidays beginning November 24 at 5PM.  Tiny World Shippensburg is a miniature
Tiny World
Dec 17 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
5:00 pm
ZooLights at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, DC is a holiday event transforming the zoo into a winter wonderland. 
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Dec 18 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
5:00 pm
ZooLights at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, DC is a holiday event transforming the zoo into a winter wonderland. 
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Dec 19 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
5:00 pm
ZooLights at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, DC is a holiday event transforming the zoo into a winter wonderland. 
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Dec 20 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
5:00 pm
ZooLights at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, DC is a holiday event transforming the zoo into a winter wonderland. 
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Dec 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
The Inn at Ragged Edge invites you to a casual afternoon tea every third Thursday of the month!  For $10, The Inn
The Inn at Ragged Edge
Dec 21 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
5:00 pm
ZooLights at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, DC is a holiday event transforming the zoo into a winter wonderland. 
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
6:00 pm
The Shippensburg Area Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Christ Among Neighbors (C.A.N.) and King’s Kettle are hosting the 6th
Recreational Center on the campus of Shippensburg University
Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
This Christmas enjoy a live nativity telling of the birth of Jesus in the open air. The four nights before
Mountain Top Minitries
Dec 22 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
5:00 pm
The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg is the largest shopping attraction in the Gettysburg area. FREE Carriage Rides will run on
The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
Dec 22 @ 5:00 pm
5:00 pm
Tiny World will be decorated and lighted for the holidays beginning November 24 at 5PM.  Tiny World Shippensburg is a miniature
Tiny World
Dec 22 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
5:00 pm
ZooLights at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, DC is a holiday event transforming the zoo into a winter wonderland. 
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Dec 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
This Christmas enjoy a live nativity telling of the birth of Jesus in the open air. The four nights before
Mountain Top Minitries
Dec 23 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
The Cumberland Valley Model Railroad Club will be opening its doors for six Christmas Open Houses.  The public is invited to
Cumberland Valley Model Railroad Club