Carlisle Ice Art Fest

02/05/2021 to 02/07/2021

Downtown Carlisle Association presents the CenturyLink Ice Art Fest.  Over 70 different ice sculptures will be placed around downtown Carlisle for visitors viewing and picture taking pleasure.  Sponsored by CenturyLink, the Ice-Art Festival will combine many events and activities in one weekend including the PNC Chili Cook-Off, free movies by Sprint, and so much more.

Holiday Craft and Fine Art Show

11/30/2019

Holiday Craft and Fine Art Show is always the Saturday after Thanksgiving and is in its’ 7th year.  115 artists/craftsmen setup at the Carlisle Expo Center from 9am-4pm.  All work must be handmade in the USA by the artists/craftsman.  Full concession.  Free admission and parking.

Harvest of the Arts Festival

09/26/2020

The Harvest of the Arts Festival hosts nearly 100 juried and non-juried artists exhibiting works in all mediums in beautiful historic downtown Carlisle. Experience the art, music, theater, kid’s fun and great food. Kids’ Alley provides non-stop children’s fun and the Star Stage is the place to go for great music. In conjunction with Harvest of …

Bluegrass on the Grass

07/13/2019

Held on the 2nd Saturday in July, Dickinson College presents “Bluegrass on the Grass” on the John Dickinson campus (academic quad) off West High Street between West and North College streets. The quad is encircled by Dickinson College landmarks Bosler Hall and Old West. The festival runs from 1pm to 9pm and is held rain or …

Harvest of the Arts

09/26/2020

The Yellow Breeches Chapter of the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen will be having its annual fine craft show in Carlisle, PA. This show will feature quality original designs and handwork of skilled Guild artisans. Exhibitors include artisans working in fiber, photography, stained and fused glass, steampunk clocks, collectible art dolls and Santas, weaving, designer apparel, …

Carlisle Summerfair - Cancelled

07/02/2021 to 07/04/2021

Carlisle Summerfair is a multi-day event held in the Carlisle, PA area, originally designed to provide entertainment around the 4th of July, so that families could stay home and avoid travelling long distances.  The dates of the fair do vary, depending on what day of the week the 4th falls on, but in most cases …