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Oysterfest at Dill’s Tavern

Celebrate our local tradition of oysters at Dill’s Tavern on Saturday, April 22nd, from noon to 5 p.m. with live music, food by York Fish & Oyster, and local craft beverages.

Flashback First Friday at Dill’s Tavern:
July 7th, 2017

Pull out your bell-bottoms, dust off the 8-track, start up the VW Bug, and roll into Dill’s Tavern for our July Flashback First Friday July 7th, 2017, from 7 to 10 p.m.

First Friday at Dill’s Tavern:
April 7, 2017

Spend a candle-lit evening at Dill’s Tavern enjoying our historical ambiance and spacious grounds with live music by Charlie Fry on Friday, April 7th, from 7 to 10 p.m.

Member Meeting ft. York County History Center

Get a behind-the-scenes look into the story and origins of York County with representatives from the York County History Center Thursday, May 4th, at 6 p.m.

Dill’s Tavern History Camp

Introduce your kids to a love of American history at Dill’s Tavern History Camp July 17th to July 21st. Open to any 3rd through 6th grade children, camp gives kids the opportunity to live and play like colonial children. A few daily activities will include fiber arts, metalworking, woodwork, candle making, and butter churning.

Old-Fashioned Hymn Sing and Ice Cream Social

Celebrate Pennsylvania tradition at Historic Monaghan Church during an afternoon Hymn Sing of all your old favorite songs at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 23, 2017.

High Tea at Dill’s Tavern

Enjoy a proper afternoon tea in the ballroom of historic Dill’s Tavern on Saturday, May 6th. Guests will enjoy a handmade menu of traditional foods such as fresh scones, cakes, and sandwiches paired with a variety of teas.

NYCHAPS Picnic

Join us at Dill’s Tavern for the annual Members and Friends Picnic on Thursday, July 6th. Enjoy a potluck in the beautiful courtyard with old and new friends!

Valentine’s Dance featuring
The Will Fisher Orchestra

Get swept away with the Will Fisher Orchestra, Central Pennsylvania’s premier 1940s-style big band as they swing you and your sweetheart into a glamorous night of dance and romance on Saturday, February 11th, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Dillsburg American Legion.

“Cooking with Wine”
Hearth-Cooking Workshop

Get a taste of how our Revolutionary leaders lived and ate with historian April Thomas at her “Cooking with Wine” workshop Saturday, February 25th, 2017, at Dill’s Tavern.