A Great Place to Live
Life in Lancaster County
Lancaster County offers the best of everything – easy living in a bucolic setting, but with the modern amenities and cultural attractions that many people desire. A rich arts and entertainment scene, high quality healthcare options, local colleges and an abundance of regional events and attractions make Lancaster County the ideal place to settle and grow. Read more in our publication, Locate Lancaster.
History & Heritage
Lancaster is well-known for its rich history and heritage. Learn more at LancasterHistory.org.
Arts & Entertainment
Lancaster County features a broad range of cultural events and offerings, including art galleries, the performing arts, museums, shopping districts, and dining and entertainment options. To learn more about Lancaster’s arts and entertainment, visit Discover Lancaster or Fig Lancaster Magazine.
Sports & Recreation
Lancaster County is home to the minor league baseball team, the Lancaster Barnstormers, as well as Spooky Nook Sports – the largest indoor sports, events and entertainment complex in North America and home to USA Field Hockey. Lancaster has an array of outdoor recreation options, including the Northwest River Trail. For more information on sports and recreation in Lancaster County, visit Discover Lancaster.
Location & Climate
Lancaster County enjoys four distinct seasons and incredible access to large East Coaster cities and attractions. To learn more about Lancaster’s climate and weather, visit local Millersville University’s Weather Information Center.
Article posted to philly.com Can the “coolest small town in Pennsylvania” get any cooler for both its celebrity guests and the general public? On Thursday afternoon, Lancaster County’s Lititz (pop. 9,210) pulled back the curtains to reveal [...]
This article was featured in the Washingtonian. If you take exit 266 off the Pennsylvania Turnpike and make a couple of right turns, you’ll soon find yourself in the petite village of Mount Gretna. There’s [...]
The Cork Factory Hotel Couples interested in a venue that captures that cool factory feel without having to go all DIY can find a good balance with The Cork Factory Hotel. Complete with exposed brick, metal [...]
Featured in Philly Eater, three Lancaster restaurants made the list! 1. Bube's Brewery Renaissance Faire enthusiasts, amateur sleuths, home brewers, and history buffs will all find something to love at this one-of-a-kind complex set in [...]
8. Lititz, Pennsylvania (population 9,388) Located in Lancaster County's Amish Country, Lititz (named after a castle in Bohemia) claims to be "America's coolest small town." It makes a decent case with a bevy of choice antique shops [...]
Article featured in NorthernVirginia. There is more to Lancaster County than Amish culture. A trip to the downtown area brings you to urban blocks full of local boutiques, restaurants and a market that is a [...]