Adams County Arts Council – Supporting the arts in Adams County, PA


Arts classes and Summer camps – April to June

Arts classes and camps for children and adults. Class schedules and registration online at  View classes.

First Friday – Jan – Dec, 5p.m. – 7:30p.m.

Opening receptions, meet and greet the artists, special events, and refreshments each month on Gettysburg’s First Friday.

In The Gallery

Rotating exhibits of local art in the Robert C. Hoffman C. E. T. Gallery.

3rdthursdaynoon series

Bring lunch and a friend and join us March through December at noon for free arts-related programs on the 3rd Thursday of the month.
Click here for schedule.

*Events, unless otherwise noted, will be held at the ACAC Arts Education Center, 125 South Washington St, Gettysburg.

For more information, contact ACAC at (717) 334-5006 or

Other upcoming events!

Taste of Spain: Food and Wine Pairings

Thursday, December 13


The Holiday Market is inviting artists and craftsmens to join us on Friday, December 7 from 12-7p.m. Tables are $25 and we are accepting donations for a raffle. To reserve a spot, please contact Wendy Heiges at

Chef Subarna Sijapati & Nikki Biggus, Fine Wine Specialist, $50 ($55 non-members)


Jingle Ball – National Park Service Museum and Visitor Center

December 15

Celebrate the season and the Arts Council’s first 25 years at a black tie dinner and dance. Mix, mingle, and feel the holiday spirit at this glamorous evening. Raise a glass to our remarkable achievement of bringing enriching arts experiences to more than half a million people since 1993!


Gettysburg New Year’s Eve Celebration – Lincoln Square

December 31

Entertainment at downtown venues, fireworks and party in Lincoln Square. In partnership with Gettysburg Borough, ACNB Bank, and Destination Gettysburg.


Members Show

February 2019

CALL TO MEMBER ARTISTS: Our next members show will be themed, Winter Wonderland, and is scheduled for the month of February in the Gallery.  For more information and to reserve, please contact Wendy Heiges at