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Oysterfest

Celebrate our local tradition of oysters each spring amongst the scenery of Dill’s Tavern where, in the 1700s, oysters were a major part of the trade. The delicacy was shipped back from Baltimore in barrels of spirits that were sent to quench the… Read More

Balderdash

Soak in the history of distilling with local folks who make their own beer, wine, and spirits every September at Balderdash Brewfest, where you can enjoy local craft beverages, music, cigars, and fresh food amongst the scenery of historic Dill’s… Read More

Ag Day

Jump into harvest season each Fall at Dill’s Tavern with Agriculture Day, where you can learn about sauerkraut making, cider pressing, wheat flailing, flour grinding, and butchering. Come and see how our ancestors made our favorite Pennsylvania Dutch foods, and enjoy the… Read More

Honey & The Hog

Celebrate Pennsylvania’s sustainable heritage at Honey & The Hog, an all-day spring festival where you can enjoy fresh-roasted hog and honey pairings alongside live music and vendors. Bring a picnic blanket and stay all day as we learn how bees support nearly a third of… Read More

WWII Day

Honor Dillsburg’s WWII heroes each August at Dill’s Tavern and Plantation. This all-day tribute includes living historians, encampments, speakers, and tactical demonstrations. At night, dance the night away at a USO-style swing dance under the stars.