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

Ring in the New Year Gettysburg Style

Welcome in 2019 Gettysburg-style with music, magic, dancing in the street, fireworks and more! All programs are free and presented by the Arts Council through our partnership with Gettysburg Borough, ACNB Bank, Destination Gettysburg, Gettysburg Eagles #1562, Gettysburg Hotel, and Christ Lutheran Church.

Christ Lutheran Church, 30 Chambersburg St.

Main Sanctuary

7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Magician John Wolfe

8:45 p.m. to 9:25 p.m.  American music by Dearest Home, led by the Folkemer Family

9:30 p.m. to 10:20 p.m. Sing-along, seasonal and traditional songs led by Christ Lutheran musicians

10:30 p.m. to 11:20 p.m. Cormorants Fancy, folk, Celtic and seasonal tunes

11:30 p.m. to 11:45 p.m. Community worship service

Social Room

7:30 p.m. to midnight  Free refreshments, activities, and fellowship  — an ideal place to meet friends and neighbors, and to get in from the cold


Lincoln Square

9 p.m. – 12:30 a.m. DJ Mark Rosensteel

10 p.m. – 12 a.m.  Balloon art by Adventure in Fun, Gettysburg Hotel College Room

10:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. Music by the band Audacity, classic rock

11:30 p.m. Countdown to midnight on Gettysburg Hotel porch, emcee Mark Rosensteel,  Funny Hat Contest, Mayor Ted Streeter, guest soloist Margaret Folkemer

12 midnight Fireworks display over Lincoln Square