As one holiday comes to a close, another quickly approaches. That’s right, love is in the air with Valentine’s Day right around the corner. Think outside of the box of chocolates and consider a weekend getaway to Lancaster County. There’s a lot to do here in the upcoming weeks and the innkeepers of Authentic Bed & Breakfasts of Lancaster County would love to help plan your stay. Visit our website to see which inn works best for you and check out one of these events for a weekend you’ll both remember.

Fire & Ice Festival

For a cool night out, head to downtown Lititz February 17-20 for the Fire & Ice Festival. Lititz Springs Park is filled with ice sculptures, live entertainment and food vendors. You can also check out a downtown block party at Main and Broad streets, a chili cook off, the winter wonderland carnival, vendor fair and a movie night.
Downtown Lancaster is heating up February 24-26 during the Lancaster Roots & Blues. The three-day show features artists rocking at different venues in downtown Lancaster. Featured artists include Clarence Spady, David Bromberg, 3rd Power Family Soul Band, Alanna Royale, Annie Mack and many more.

Clarence Spady

Venues include Tellus 360, Federal Taphouse, Main  Stage at Lancaster Square, The Chameleon Club, The Elks Club, The Ware Center and other downtown hotspots. Tickets range in price from $60 to $300 for a VIP pass.
For the theater lovers, there are plenty of great shows hitting local stages. Take your date to the Dutch Apple Dinner Theater for dinner and a show. On stage through February 4 is “Shear Madness.” The whodunnit comedy invites the audience to help solve a murder mystery that takes place at a salon. February 9-March 18, the theater presents “Jesus Christ Superstar,” a story of Jesus’s last seven days of life through the eyes of Judas. The dinners won’t disappoint either with plenty of options to satisfy each guest including chef-carved top round, polluck, pork loin, and a variety of side dishes. Rainbow’s Comedy Playhouse will welcome “Mama Won’t Fly” to its stage January 27-April 1. This comedy tells the story of a cross-country trip with all sorts of twists and turns.

Mama Won’t Fly at Rainbow’s Comedy Playhouse

Entree items include beef, chicken, a fresh-catch and pasta option and sides and desserts.
There you have it, folks. Just a few of the many events held here in Lancaster County for you and your Valentine to enjoy. From live music to outdoor events and theater productions and a cozy inn to stay at, we’ve got your getaway covered. Also, be sure to follow us on Facebook, instagram and Twitter for more events and activities around Lancaster County.