Lawn Concerts @ the Mansion
Wednesday, July 1 & Wednesday, August 5 at 6:30 p.m.
The Hanover Area Historical Society presents their 7th Concert Season! Bring a lawn chair and your family to enjoy “Big Band Music” popular in the 20th Century. Refreshments and pre-concert entertainment start at 6 p.m.
July 1 – It’s A Grand Old Flag! Lyric Band
August 5 – Swing Into Rock! JazzBerries
Free community concerts. Warehime-Myers Mansion, 305 Baltimore Street, Hanover, Pa.
Open Mic, Films & Artists
Enjoy Open Mic Night most Saturdays at the Sound Room at Dark Ronin Film Studios and Artist Open Houses and workshops throughout the week at Broadway Art Gallery (106 and 110 Broadway in Hanover). The Sound Room lounge seats about 50 people. In addition to Open Mic, the space features poetry and spoken word, performance art and actors workshops. Information: 703-200-5671, www.roninmediacorp.com; 717-524-1238, Broadway Art.
Paint Nights, Art Exhibits, Fresh Food
Walk into The Markets at Hanover if you want great food, fun experiences, exposure to approachable art and a host of local people who love to mingle. Launching its second year of operation, The Markets occupy 65,000 square feet of retail space at 1649 Broadway and features over 40 local artisans, craftspeople and restauranteurs. Often paint nights, Bingo and Happy Hours unfold. Enjoy cooked-to-order sandwiches, salads, soups, etc. on-site, as McGregor’s Garden uses ingredients available by the season. Each month look for the featured artist from the Community Artists Series in the Community Event room. 1649 Broadway, Hanover, PA 17331 Regular Market hours: Saturday- 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Friday- 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Thursday- 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. Information: marketsathanover.com
Dutch Festival Fun
Saturday, July 25
The 32nd Annual Dutch Festival will take place in Center Square on July 25 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Festival, founded to promote community awareness and pride in the town’s strong Pennsylvania Dutch heritage, boasts more than 300 craft and food vendors as well as an antique/class car show and a kid’s carnival. Learn more at www.facebook.com/HanoverDutchFestival.
Timeline Arcade offers BYOB nights each Friday and Saturday night after 7 p.m. The arcade is loaded with games so you don’t have to worry about not being able to find a game you want. Address: 22 Carlisle St, Hanover. Information: 717-634-2600