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.

Oct 19 @ 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!  The next Third Thursday Tea
The Inn at Ragged Edge
7:30 pm
The Dibert-Roddick Planetarium has released their 2017-2018 public program schedule.  The Planetarium is located in the Franklin Science Center, Shippensburg University.
The Dibert-Roddick Planetarium
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
6:00 pm
2017 Hershey Garden’s Pumpkin Glow – October 20 & 21 and October 27 & 28, 6PM – 8:30PM During Hershey
Hershey Gardens
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
CHAMBERSBURG:  AppleFest is a free family event in downtown Chambersburg on October 21 from 9AM – 4PM.  AppleFest features craft and
Downtown Chambersburg
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
10:00 am
Life Community Church will be hosting their annual Family Fall Fest on Saturday October 21 from 10AM – 2PM.  Inflatables, games,
Life Community Church
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
11:00 am
The Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire is held on the grounds of the Mount Hope Estate in Manheim.  A cast of colorfully
Mount Hope Estate
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
1:00 pm
Pumpkin Patch Playtime will be held October 21 (1PM – 4PM) at The Local Gathering.  $5: Pumpkin Painting; Bobbing for Apples;
The Local Gathering
Oct 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
6:00 pm
2017 Hershey Garden’s Pumpkin Glow – October 20 & 21 and October 27 & 28, 6PM – 8:30PM During Hershey
Hershey Gardens
7:00 pm
The Annual Shippensburg Halloween parade will be held on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 7PM.  The rain date is Tuesday,
Downtown Shippensburg
Oct 22 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
11:00 am
The Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire is held on the grounds of the Mount Hope Estate in Manheim.  A cast of colorfully
Mount Hope Estate
7:30 pm
The Dibert-Roddick Planetarium has released their 2017-2018 public program schedule.  The Planetarium is located in the Franklin Science Center, Shippensburg University.
The Dibert-Roddick Planetarium
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
6:00 pm
2017 Hershey Garden’s Pumpkin Glow – October 20 & 21 and October 27 & 28, 6PM – 8:30PM During Hershey
Hershey Gardens
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
10:00 am
The 17th Annual Great Outdoors Festival takes place at the Whitetail Ski Resort in Mercersburg.  The festival will be held
Whitetail Ski Resort
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
11:00 am
The Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire is held on the grounds of the Mount Hope Estate in Manheim.  A cast of colorfully
Mount Hope Estate
Oct 28 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
5:00 pm
Shippensburg Community Parks & Recreation Authority is hosting a Fall Fest on Saturday, October 28 from 5PM – 8PM at Veteran’s Stadium
Veteran’s Stadium Memorial Park
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
6:00 pm
2017 Hershey Garden’s Pumpkin Glow – October 20 & 21 and October 27 & 28, 6PM – 8:30PM During Hershey
Hershey Gardens
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
10:00 am
The 17th Annual Great Outdoors Festival takes place at the Whitetail Ski Resort in Mercersburg.  The festival will be held
Whitetail Ski Resort
Oct 29 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
11:00 am
The Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire is held on the grounds of the Mount Hope Estate in Manheim.  A cast of colorfully
Mount Hope Estate
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
The 9th annual Light In the Night is Tuesday, October 31st at 6PM-8 PM at Shippensburg Township Park on Britton
Shippensburg Township Park
Nov 4 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
9:00 am
Carlisle Christmas Craft Show at the Carlisle High School, 623 W. Penn Street, Carlisle (gym and cafeteria of the McGowan
Carlisle High School
Nov 11 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
8:00 am
The 19th annual COUNTRY CHRISTMAS CRAFT SHOW will be held on Saturday, November 11 from 8AM until 2PM at Trinity
Trinity Fellowship Center
Nov 11 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
8:00 am
I Heart Handmade Market craft show will be held Saturday, November 11, 2017.  Local crafters and all handmade items. A
Chambersburg Mennonite Church
Nov 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
9:00 am
Green Grove Gardens Annual Christmas Craft Show is Saturday, November 11 from 9AM – 3PM. The Christmas Craft Show will
Green Grove Gardens
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am
10:00 am
Royer’s Kids Club will celebrate Veterans Day with a free event Nov. 11.  Children ages 5 to 12 will have
Royer's Flowers & Gift locations
Nov 11 @ 2:00 pm
2:00 pm
Royer’s Kids Club will celebrate Veterans Day with a free event Nov. 11.  Children ages 5 to 12 will have
Royer's Flowers & Gift locations
7:30 pm
The Dibert-Roddick Planetarium has released their 2017-2018 public program schedule.  The Planetarium is located in the Franklin Science Center, Shippensburg University.
The Dibert-Roddick Planetarium
Dec 2 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
9:00 am
Green Grove Gardens Christmas Craft Show is Saturday, December 2 & 3, 2017. The Christmas Craft Show will include local
Green Grove Gardens
Dec 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2:00 pm
Create a small craft, enjoy a sweet treat and get your picture taken with Mr. & Mrs. Claus.  Come and go
Southampton Twp Cumberland County Park & Rec
Dec 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
9:00 am
Green Grove Gardens Christmas Craft Show is Saturday, December 2 & 3, 2017. The Christmas Craft Show will include local
Green Grove Gardens