CALENDAR OF EVENTS

2014

What
Where
When
   

NOTE:  Be sure to check back often, as an entry

may be added or altered as the year progresses.

   

EPHRATA MAIN THEATER

  First run movies daily and scheduled live concerts

   always offer something fresh.  A great way to make

  a visit downtown that much more memorable.

124 E Main St

ONGOING

EPHRATA PERFORMING ARTS CENTER/

SHARADIN BIGLER THEATRE

  Edgy, nostolgic, romantic, classic - these are the live

   performances available at this intimate theatre. 

Cocalico Creek Rd ONGOING

MODEL RAILROAD TRAIN SHOW

  20th year of the Short Line Model Railroad Club's

   miniature trains layout of the PA-Reading Anthracite

   Lines - 600 feet of double track, designed for showing  

   realistic daily operations.

11 S. State Street

   (entrance is in the

    rear of the building)

Jan 3, 4, 10, 11

  1pm - 4pm

FREE COMIC BOOK DAY!

  This celebration of the genre has been a staple amount

   comic book stores across the nation.  Don't miss this

  fun day to explore this enduring pasttime.

Comics & Paperbacks Plus

24 E Main St

May 3 - 10am - 5pm

22nd ANNUAL "MAKE A WISH" TRUCK CONVOY

272N, Main St., 222S May 11 - 1 pm-3pm (est)

DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET

   Produce, bites, and delights; entertainment too!

24 E. Main St, at the

Whistle Stop Plaza

May 17 - 10am - 2pm

61st ANNUAL HOSPITAL DAY AT THE PARK

   Ephrata Community Hospital's fun festival fund-raiser

Grater Park

(off Cocalico Creek Rd)

June 7 - 9 pm-4pm

A BLOCK OF FUN FOR EVERYONE

   Eph Pioneer Fire Co/VFW Post #3376 host

135 South State Street Jun 24 - 6:30pm-9pm
FIRE CRACKER RUN Main Street Jul 4 - time tba

DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET

   Produce, bites, and delights; entertainment too!

   Sponser: Ephrata Area Merchants Assoc.

24 E. Main St, at the

Whistle Stop Plaza

June 21 - 10am - 2pm

CONCERTS BY THE CREEK

   Free music entertainment in a park setting

   Sons of Bluegrass performing

Grater Park

(off Cocalico Creek Rd)

June 24 - 6:30pm

Third Friday's a Charm and the Merchants

   Association celebrate "Family Fun Night !"

Main Street Jul 18 - 5pm-8pm

DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET

   Produce, bites, and delights; entertainment too!

   Sponser: Ephrata Area Merchants Assoc.

24 E. Main St, at the

Whistle Stop Plaza

July 19 - 10am - 2pm

CONCERTS BY THE CREEK

   Free music entertainment in a park setting

   Kelly Bell Band performing

Grater Park

(off Cocalico Creek Rd)

July 22 - 6:30pm

Third Friday's a Charm and the Merchants

   Association go to the dogs...

    "Dog Days of Summer"

Downtown Aug 15 - 5pm-8pm

DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET

   Produce, bites, and delights; entertainment too!

   Sponser: Ephrata Area Merchants Assoc.

24 E. Main St, at the

Whistle Stop Plaza

Aug 16 - 10am - 2pm

CONCERTS BY THE CREEK

   Free music entertainment in a park setting

   Blair Crimmins & The Hookers performing

Grater Park

(off Cocalico Creek Rd)

Aug 26 - 6:30pm

41st ANNUAL CRAFT FAIR

   Sponser: Ephrata Area Merchants Assoc

Main Street Sep 6 - 9am-3pm

DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET

   Produce, bites, and delights; entertainment too!

   Sponser: Ephrata Area Merchants Assoc.

24 E. Main St, at the

Whistle Stop Plaza

Sep 20 - 9am-2pm

96th ANNUAL EPHRATA FAIR!

  This is largest street fair in the Northeast!

   Food, rides, music, judged exhibits, & parades!

   See  www.ephratafair.org for more info.

All over downtown Sep 23-27- all day!

EPHRATA PARADE  

   (See  www.ephratafair.org)

Main Street Sept 24 - 7pm-9pm

EPHRATA BABY PARADE  

   (See  www.ephratafair.org)

Main Street

Sept 27 - NOON

Third Friday's a Charm

   "Get Your Gourd On" at the family-fun event.

   Sponsor: Ephrata Area Merchants Assoc.

Main Street Oct 17- 9 am-noon

JACK FROST PARADE

  Dress up and strut your stuff.  See the Ephrata

  VFW Post 3376 for more info.

South State Street Oct 29 - 6:30 pm-8pm
(Rain date Oct 31)

SPECTACULAR OF LIGHTS

   Santa comes to town, the town Christmas Tree gets lit,

   and there is singing and cookies and hot cider and all

   kinds of fun.  Come out and join the fun.

Downtown Nov 28 - 6pm-8pm

MODEL RAILROAD TRAIN SHOW

  21st year of the Short Line Model Railroad Club's

   miniature trains layout of the PA-Reading Anthracite

   Lines - 600 feet of double track, designed for showing  

   realistic daily operations.

11 S. State Street

   (entrance is in the

    rear of the building)

Every Sunday

Dec 7, 14, 21, 28, and Jan 4, 2015

  1pm - 4pm