LancasterHistory’s Fall Fest

LancasterHistory’s Fall Fest

Image of Wheatland, the presidential home, with a variety of trees around it turning colors for fall. Text reads Fall Fest. LancasterHistory logo present.Join us for family-friendly fun amidst the fall foliage on the Campus of History! Relax by cozy fire pits and enjoy tasty fall fare and drinks, fun activities for kids, a pop-up historic artifacts table, music from Mark DeRose & The Dreadnoughts, an exclusive Foxduck print poster station, and more! LancasterHistory’s Fall Fest is a fundraiser (with an emphasis on fun!) to benefit the education and public history programs of LancasterHistory.

Our Fall Fest menu by Cracked Pepper Catering features a delicious soup bar with broccoli cheddar soup and Thai pumpkin soup (with a la cart toppings!) and a mini-taco station. Plus, with soft pretzel bites, smores, and apple cider, we’re ready to dive into some great tasty treats!


Tickets are available at the levels below. Each ticket includes admission to the event, food and drinks*, activities, and live music. Sponsor tickets (tickets above the $50 level), include everything at the base level, plus provides additional support to LancasterHistory.** The higher the level, the more support you give to LancasterHistory. Fire pit access is first come, first served except for Sponsors who will receive a “reserved” fire pit.

  • Adult (18+): $50/person**
  • Child (17 & Under): $10/person
  • Making History Sponsor: $500, includes a reserved firepit for four (4) and recognition on printed event program**
  • Ring of Fire Sponsor: $1,000, includes a reserved firepit for eight (8) and recognition on printed event program**

Must be 21 years or older with valid ID to consume alcoholic beverages. Non-alcoholic options will be available. 
** A portion of all ticket sales, except for Child tickets, are tax deductible.

Tickets may be purchased online or over the phone by calling (717) 392-4633, ext. 134.

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This event is rain or shine. Weather-appropriate clothing is recommended. Ample parking available onsite.

All locations for various activities at LancasterHistory will be on or by paved pathways. LancasterHistory also has accessible ramps by the parking lot, including accessible parking spaces. There is an ADA-accessible ramp down to President James Buchanan’s Wheatland. If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to Annie Weeks at (717) 392-4633, ext. 134 or There will also be LancasterHistory staff on hand to assist attendees.

Family-Friendly Fundraiser In-Person Event Outdoor

October 22, 2023 LancasterHistory, 230 N. President Ave., Lancaster, PA 4 - 7pm $50/Adult (18+) | $10/Child | More Sponsor Tickets Available!