Life in Lancaster County
Lancaster County offers the best of everything – easy living in a bucolic setting, but with the modern amenities and cultural attractions that many people desire. A rich arts and entertainment scene, high quality healthcare options, local colleges and an abundance of regional events and attractions make Lancaster County the ideal place to settle and grow. Read more in our publication, Locate Lancaster.
History & Heritage
Discover more about the rich history and heritage for which Lancaster County is so well known. To learn more about Lancaster’s history and heritage, visit LancasterHistory.org.
Arts & Entertainment
Lancaster County features a broad range of cultural events and offerings, including art galleries, the performing arts, museums, shopping districts, and dining and entertainment options. To learn more about Lancaster’s arts and entertainment, visit Discover Lancaster or Fig Lancaster Magazine.
Sports & Recreation
Lancaster County is home to the minor league baseball team, the Lancaster Barnstormers, as well as Spooky Nook Sports – the largest indoor sports, events and entertainment complex in North America and home to USA Field Hockey. Lancaster has an array of outdoor recreation options, including the Northwest River Trail. For more information on sports and recreation in Lancaster County, visit Discover Lancaster.
Location & Climate
Lancaster County enjoys four distinct seasons and incredible access to large East Coaster cities and attractions. To learn more about Lancaster’s climate and weather, visit local Millersville University’s Weather Information Center.