August in Lititz means the Rotary Craft Show, three great car cruises, the Lititz Antique Show, and a whole lot more! We have the most comprehensive, easy-to-read Lititz event info that you need listed below, with convenient click-through links. Want to list your event? See details below.

Aug. 2-Salut11794469_10153945779976494_613519588749383130_oe to Local Business Day- Have a small biz or shop you’d like to advertise? The Lancaster Polo Club invites you to set up your tent for free (or set up in their chukker club tent) before their Sunday game at Forney Field to sell your wares or raise awareness of your products, services, and Lititz-area business. Set up 11 a.m -1 p.m., polo begins at 2:30 p.m. For more information, email LPC President Annelise Reinhart at annelise610@gmail.com or phone 610-698-1506, or visit the LPC Facebook page. Forney Field, 70 Church Rd., Rothsville, Pa 17543.

 

11779961_1177494545609564_5983119754416694983_oAug. 4- Lititz Endless Summer at Lititz Springs Pool- Come out and make a splash at the local celebration of National Night Out sponsored by the Lititz Borough Police Department from 6-9 p.m. Free admission, food, and activities for kids including a bouncy castle. Please bring a non-perishable food item to donate to the Warwick Community Chest. For more info, call 717-626-2044.

Photo by Lynn Rebuck/LititzDailyNews.com

Photo by Lynn Rebuck/ LititzDailyNews.com

Aug. 8- Rotary Craft Show-The “Big One”- What will be the hot items at this year’s craft show?  Come and see at the event that draws tens of thousands of eager shoppers from around the country to downtown Lititz on the second Saturday in August for the most amazing array of crafts in one location. Featuring over 700 vendors, the show stretches up and down East Main Street and Broad St., with the majority of sellers located in Lititz Springs Park. Note: Due to construction, there is NO shuttle from Bonfield Elementary School. Event is one day only, rain or shine. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Lititz Springs Park, East Main St., and Broad St., Lititz, PA For more info, visit Lititz Rotary Craft Show.

 

Aug. 9- 1st Annual Adult Triathlon– It’s not often you geOutside Signt to do a “first” in Lititz, so why not swim, bike, and run your way into Lititz history? The triathlon is open to individuals and teams (may consist of 2-3 people as long as all events are completed). Individuals $65, Groups $85. To register go to Triathlon Registration. For more info, visit Lititz recCenter. 301 W. Maple St., Lititz.

The Dixieland Express performed in Lititz. Photo by Lynn Rebuck (c) 2014

Photo by Lynn Rebuck/LititzDailyNews.com.

Aug. 9-Evening of Music at Lititz Historical Foundation’s Mary Oehme Gardens- Bring your lawn chair and enjoy a free concert featuring music in the serene garden setting behind the Johannes Mueller House.  6 pm. Free. For more information, contact the Lititz Historical Foundation at 717-627-4636 or visit Lititz Historical Foundation.

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Aug. 12Car Cruise Night– Bring your friends and family to stroll among over 200 vehicles lining picturesque East Main Street in downtown Lititz from 5:30 to 9:30 pm during the annual Car Cruise sponsored by the Lititz Lions Club. Featuring music, a DJ, and more. Proceeds go to local Lions projects, as well as District, State and International projects focused on providing funds for vision-related charities.  Admission is free, food is available for purchase from local Boy Scout troops and vendors. This event will be held rain or shine. For more information, visit Lions Car Cruise.

Photo by Lynn Rebuck

Photo by Lynn Rebuck/ LititzDailyNews.com

Aug. 22-Antique Show in Lititz Springs Park- Curious about curios, or wanting to collect some Lititz memoribilia? Stretched out under the trees at Lititz Springs Park you’ll find a treasure trove of objects from the past, all for sale at the annual event that runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information or to become a vendor, please contact the Lititz Springs Park Welcome Center at 717-626-8981, email lspark@ptd.net, or visit Lititz Spring Park Events.

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Aug. 23rd – 26th Annual “A Taste of Britain” Car Show- The LANCO MG Club brings a little bit of Britain to Lititz, in conjunction with the Lancaster Polo Club match. MG’s, motorcycles, and more.  Registration opens at 11:00, Polo match begins at 2:30. Forney Field, 70 Church Rd., Rothsville, Pa 17543. Spectator Admission: $5.Pre-registration before Aug. 15: $15 (2 people). Extra person or General Spectator Admission: $5. Children 12 & Under FREE. Forney Field, Rothsville, PA. To for more info or to register, go to LANCO MG Car Show.

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Aug. 26- UZRC Car Cruise- Want to see some classy chassis? Stroll through classic cars and motorcycycles on the campus of United Zion Retirement Center at this free event and enjoy food, fun, music, and more.  Have a car you’d like to show off? Call 717-626-2071 x 1006.

Have an event you’d like to list on the Community Calendar? Send it to us preferably 1-2 weeks in advance. We primarily list events that are free, or fundraisers, charity events, or that demonstrate exceptional value to the community. Send us a one-paragraph summary in a Word document and your event poster and/or photos in a .jpg format to editor@LititzDaily.com.  Listings on the calendar are at the discretion of the editor.

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