Area Attractions

So, you’ve decided to visit Lancaster’s Amish Country, we’ve put together a small list with some great ideas of ways you can spend you day.  Carriage Corner is located in the heart of Amish Country, walking distance from Kitchen Kettle Village in Intercourse,  Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

First Friday:

The First Friday of every month, Lancaster has a highly popular arts extravaganza every month from 5-9p.  Many galleries, studios and museums all keep their doors for your viewing pleasure during that time.

Theater:

American Music Theatrecheck out their schedule

Home for the Holidays– November 1  – December 30, 2017

Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre – White Christmas  – November 16, 2017 – January 6, 2018

Rainbow’s Comedy Playhouse:  Guess Who’s Coming To Christmas – November 11 – December 30, 2017

Sight & Sound – Miracle of Christmas – November 3 – December 30, 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.  If you’d like us to book your tickets, please add a note in your booking request.

Other Events:

What’s a Belsnickle?  Belsnickle is Santa’s cranky cousin.

Find Your Belsnickle Christmas TourFind Your Belsnickle Tour – For the 3rd consecutive year, Authentic Bed & Breakfasts of Lancaster will be hosting the tour on December 2 & 3, 2017.  Buy your tickets to tour many of the B&Bs all decked out in their holiday finery, sample cookies, collect the recipes and be entered to win a prizes.

 

 

Things to Do:

Hot Air Balloon Rides are available at Bird-in-Hand, just a short drive from our Bed & Breakfast – ask us for the discount code.

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

Intercourse BikeworksRow of colorful bikes outside 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 October 21, 2017, times vary.

Most Saturday evenings, you can hop aboard the Wine & Cheese train, this could be a lovely appetizer or possibly your dinner.  Check website for schedule.

 

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.

The Corner Coffee Shop is a rare bird in a town that closes at 6pm, by staying open until 9pm Monday through Saturday.  On Friday and Saturday they feature local musical talent from 2 – 4 and again from 7 -9.  Depending on the weather, the music may be either inside or out.  It’s a lovely way to wind down your day.

Intercourse Yoga Studio offers evening classes – it’s a nice way to unwind after a busy day sight seeing.  For other class information, visit their website