The Gettysburg Heritage Center hosts many educational and entertaining events throughout the year. Various authors, historians, living history groups and musical guests appear at the Heritage Center annually. It is our goal to enrich guests' visits through special programming, performances, and a variety of unique presentations.
Lancers Drum & Bugle Corps
Gettysburg Brass Band Festival Performance!
Friday, June 8
Join us for an evening of music that is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat! The Lancers Drum & Bugle Corps will perform on the front lawn of the Heritage Center as part of the Annual Gettysburg Brass Band Festival. Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket and grab the entire family for this FREE musical event!
Author & Artist Events:
Periodically throughout the year, visitors to the Gettysburg Heritage Center have the opportunity to meet various authors and artist. Visitors are able to meet the author/artist, purchase their work and have it personalized.
Living History Camps
Most weekends*, April through November, the Gettysburg Heritage Center hosts complimentary Living History Encampments. Visitors are welcomed to actively learn by strolling through the camp, viewing drills and demonstrations, and engaging in conversation with historians. To find out more, visit our Living History page by clicking here!
Civil War Era Church Service
Chaplain Rene Kinard, and his wife Rommi offer non-denominational Civil War era Church Services at the Gettysburg Heritage Center on special event weekends. All services are open to the public, and begin at 10 am. Seating is limited, it is recommended you bring a lawn chair in the event all seats are filled.
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May 27 - Memorial Day
July 8 - Reenactment Weekend
September 2 - Labor Day
November 18 - Remembrance Day