Lebanon County PA > Things to Do in Lebanon County, PA
In Lebanon County, there’s a surprising number of entertainment options for individuals and families, whether it’s communing with Nature, connecting with the Past, or supporting the Arts. Local events through the year supply a range of fun activities for the entire family. Lebanon County is conveniently located to towns with great attractions and things to do, following we have also listed activities to do nearby, all within 2 hours drive or less. Please visit this page often, we are constantly researching and adding fun things to do.
Lebanon County is known for golfing, with over a dozen courses, whether you’re a beginner or a pro you’ll find you’ll be challenged in Lebanon County. Friendly staff and golf pros are waiting to welcome and help you perfect your game.
Lebanon County was blessed with many streams and lakes. Fishing is one of the favorite pass times for residents and visitors. There are many spots you’ll have all to yourself, and various kid friendly waters that the whole family can enjoy. More about Fishing in Lebanon County, PA.
Cycling trails abound in Lebanon County. Whether you like a smooth, paved track along relatively level lowlands, or like the challenge of mountain biking through the ridges that protect ourfertile valley, a pleasurable path is waiting nearby.
Lace up your most comfortable walking / hiking shoes and explore of the many trails throughout Lebanon County. Stroll past Amish farmlands, walk through lush woods, or trek a portion of the famous Appalachian Trail. You can find trails that are as leisurely or as challenging as you desire.
Amusement in Lebanon & Nearby
Those living in Central Pennsylvania can look forward to days of summer with fun filled days at amusement parks. Here in Lebanon County we are conveniently located near a great variety of parks. All parks offer unique rides, food and entertainment for all ages. Here in Lebanon County although we don’t have an amusement park, many churches, the Expo Center and other organizations will hold festivals that include fun rides, just be sure to check for the events calendar. More about Amusement Parks.
Lebanon and its environs is quickly becoming an area known for dynamic little boutiques and specialty shops. Everything from clothing and jewelry to specialty food items can be found at local “gems”. For a full day of shopping, Lebanon is fortunate to be so centrally located between the Outlets at Hershey, the noted shopping outlets along Rt. 30 in Lancaster County, and the expansive Vanity Fair outlet near Reading. All that shopping within an hour’s drive!
Lebanon County was blessed with an unfair amount of beautiful scenic and tranquil lakes. Various lakes offer kayak rentals. Kayaking is a great bonding and fun experience for the whole family and romantic activity for couples.
It wouldn’t be summer without fun in the water? Take a break from the heat, have fun and connect with friends at our community pools. Some pools offer memberships and season passes. You can also go swimming in our beautiful and scenic county lakes. More about Pools and Swimming Lakes in Lebanon County coming soon.
If you love to go shopping for antiques, then you must come to Lebanon County. Throughout the county we have various antique shops with unique items to add to your collections.
Enjoy our Tours
For those interested in the drama, excitement, or even the quiet life of the past, history is re-lived at numerous sites in Central and Eastern PA. Lebanon County offers tours of Cornwall Furnace, the Union Canal Tunnel, Historic Schaefferstown, and more. Due to our central location you can also enjoy many tours in nearby counties. More about Tours in Lebanon County and nearby
Visit our Churches
For spiritual guidance or for appreciation of craftsmanship, our local churches are worth exploring. Many of the Lebanon County churches date to the early founders of the valley and the adjoining cemeteries hold veterans of the Revolutionary War. Some structures are simple and reflect the focus of the congregation, while others are stately stone icons with towering steeples, beautiful stone and wood carvings, and dazzling stained glass. Many of our churches bring people together with Church Festivals, full of food, games, and fun. Vacation Bible School, themed programs for children, is a fun way for young people to learn about God and Bible stories in an easy and fun way.