May 30– Lititz Memorial Day Parade- This patriotic parade honoring fallen US military members from all branches starts at 10:45 a.m. on Warwick Street, then heads south on North Broad, then hangs a left onto East Main. The parade ends at the cemetery of the Moravian Church, where a ceremony honoring veterans who sacrificed their lives for American freedom will be held.
May 30-Lititz Remembers Memorial Day Celebration-will be held in Lititz Springs Park from noon unti 5 p.m.
June 3- A Taste of Lititz- What’s a recipe for fun in Lititz? Take 23 food vendors, 8 musical acts, add in a dash of art and stir it up with some interactive activities, and you have the perfect recipe for fun at the annual A Taste of Lititz event. Admission is free, but there is a FEE for food, beverages and activities. In other words, it’s pay-as-you go. Downtown Lititz, Friday, June 3, 5-9 p.m. East Main Street will be closed for the event. For more information call 717-626-6332.
June 3-Art Sale by Lititz Historical Foundation-An exclusive collection of over 100 paintings b the late Lititz artist John Andrew Wendger will go on sale. All proceeds go towards Museum improvements and outreach. Held at the Lititz Museum, 145 E. Main St., 5 to 9 p.m. For a preview of the art for sale, visit LititzHistoricalFoundation.com.
June 4- Rock-n-Glow 5K- For the fourth year in a row, runners will be aglow in downtown Manheim during the evening Rock-n-Glow 5K Race and After Party to benefit the Manheim Downtown Development Group efforts to revitalize the community. Registration is $25 per Adult 15 and older or $15 per Youth 15 and younger. You must Pre-Register at Rock-n-Glow 5K. For more info call Doreen Ober at (717) 665-1762.
June 11 AMBUC’S Craft Show-a free craft show held in Lititz Springs Park featuring all kinds of crafts by talented artisans. Sponsored by the Lititz AMBUCS chapter, a charity that raises funds to assist mobility-impaired children by providing AmTrykes. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Lititz Springs Park. For more info, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 17- Free Movie in the Park- Head on out with the family for a movie under the stars at Lititz Springs Park, courtesy of Moravian Manor. The movie “Goosebumps” (PG) will be shown in the Band Shell. Popcorn and drinks available.
June 24 an 25- Antiques Show-Shop or browse among a variety of antiques from dealers during the annual Lititz Historical Foundation show on June 24 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on June 25 from 9 am.m to 2 p.m. Proceeds benefit the foundation’s 1792 Johannes Mueller House. Held at Warwick Middle School, 104 Maple Street, Lititz. Admission: $9, or $8 if you show this ad. For more info, call Lititz Antique Show or call 717-627-4636.
June 25 -Free Concert in the Park-The Air National Guard Band of the Mid-Atlantic will sound off in Lititz Springs Park for an evening concert on June 25 at 7 p.m. Free.
July 1-Lititz Lion’s Annual July 4th Evening Parade & Entertainment-Parade starts in downtown Lititz at 6:30 p.m. Entertainment in Lititz Springs Park includes perennial rock and roll favorites Flamin’ Dick and the Hot Rods. Lititz Springs Park. Food, entertainment, and more.
July 2-4th of July Celebration and Fireworks-Who can resist the Baby Parade, Queen of Candles pageant, entertainment, carnival, and fireworks at the Lititz 4th, the 199th continual Lititz celebration of the event, held in Lititz Springs Park. Rain date for the event is July 3. Click here to see the amazing aerial video of the fireworks from last year! Admission: Children 12 and Under are Free. Advanced Tickets are $10. Tickets purchased at the gate are $12. For more info, visit Lititz 4th of July.
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