Area Attractions

The following is a short list of upcoming events in the area around Carriage Corner Bed & Breakfast.  All are just a short drive from the Inn.

First Friday:

The City of Lancaster is just a short drive from Carriage Corner.  On the First Friday of every month, Lancaster has a highly popular arts extravaganza every month from 5-9p.  Exhibition, performances, galleries, studios and museums all open their doors for your viewing pleasure on the first Friday of every month.  Friday, July 7  – open galleries.  Why not make a weekend of it?  Check into Carriage Corner and then head into Lancaster where you can wander the streets looking at art, enjoy a lovely meal then come back to Carriage Corner where you can have a late night coffee with a fresh baked cookie before enjoying a peaceful sleep in one of our recently updated rooms.  Breakfast on Saturday morning is sure to keep you going through the day.


American Music Theatrecheck out their schedule

Vegas Legends – April 26 – Oct. 7, 2017

Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre – Peter Pan – June 29 – August 12, 2017

Fulton Theatre – Disney’s Newsies – June 6 – July 23, 2017

Rainbow’s Comedy Playhouse:  Buying the Moose – June 3 – August 12, 2017

Sight & SoundJonah – March 11 – October 14, 2017.

Many of the theatres offer our guests a small discount, not to mention other savings such as ticket fees.  We are happy to book the best available seats for your enjoyment while you are visiting Lancaster, however, because we have to pre-pay for those tickets, we ask that you do as well.

Other Events:

Join us for July 4th and watch the fireworks from the front yard.  It was quite a spectacular show during Intercourse Heritage Days.  Plus – all the shops are open for the holiday.

CC’s July Sew Camp scheduled for July 21 – 23, 2017

Belsnickle Christmas Tour – For the 3rd consecutive year, Authentic Bed & Breakfasts of Lancaster will be hosting the Find Your Belsnickle tour on December 2 & 3, 2017.  What’s a Belsnickle?  Belsnickle is Santa’s cranky cousin.  Buy your tickets to tour many of the B&Bs all decked out in their holiday finery, sample cookies and collect the recipes and be entered to win a free night at any of the Authentic Inns.   Or, be one of the first 5 guests who book 2 nights with us during the tour and get 2 tickets to the tour free.  Proceeds go to Make-A-Wish.

Things to Do:

Hot Air Balloon Rides are available at Bird-in-Hand, just a short drive from our Bed & Breakfast.

Buggy Rides:  Aaron & Jessica’s Buggy Rides (coupon available) and Abe’s Buggy Rides are just a few.  More can be found here.

Intercourse Bikeworks:  Bike rentals and maps available.  Or sign up for one of their guided tours.  We’re anxious to join the Intercourse Amish Dinner Tour, looks like loads of fun!  Intercourse Bikeworks is located an easy walk from Carriage Corner.

Village Greens Miniature Golf is one of the many putt-putt golf courses in the area.  Mini-golf is our go-to vacation activity.

How about participating in The Great Train Robbery?  This 45 minute train ride will take you back in time to Bonnie & Clyde – pay attention so you don’t lose all your money.  Click on the website to purchase your tickets.  The Great Train Robbery will be happening on July 22 and October 21, 2017, times vary.

Most Saturday evenings, you can hop aboard the Wine & Cheese train, departing Strasburg at 6pm – this could be a lovely appetizer or possibly your dinner.

Kitchen Kettle Village – Carriage Corner is a quick 15 minute walk to Kitchen Kettle eliminating the need to deal with parking at the Village, allowing you to just get your shop on.  On your way, make a stop into the Corner Cafe for a sandwich and milkshake, or stop at Sweet Shinanigans and grab a cupcake to get you the rest of the way there.  If coffee is more your style, stop at The Corner Coffee Shop and get a beverage to get your through your shopping.

Lancaster Yarn Shop will be hosting their Yarn Camp August 14 – 19th.  This is a series of free classes teaching you the basics.  Attending?  Looking for a place to stay?  We have rooms available, are a short walk from the yarn shop and have beautiful places for you to practice after class or do your homework for the next one.

This summer – Intercourse Yoga Studio is offering a free Weekend Wind Down yoga class on Sundays at 6:30.  For other class information, visit their website