Cumberland County

 

CLICK TO SEE THE LOCAL SCHOOLS

Boiling Springs, PA:

Allenberry Resort Inn and Playhouse is located at 1559 Boiling Springs Road. The playhouse is situated on a 57 Acre, 18th Century Estate. It opened in 1949 and is a leading area attraction at Allenberry Resort. Enjoy musicals, comedies and dramas with professional cast, directors and crew. Notable actors such as John Travolta and Shirley Jones have performed here. Allenberry has so much to experience – unwind at the spa, have dinner, kayak, rock climb, take a scenic bike ride, family gatherings, weddings, and other special occasions to include business meetings and events. (717) 258-3211  

Boiling Springs Pool is located at 2 Mountain Road. You do not need to be a resident of the area to relax and enjoy the 4 different pools, 3 waterslides, and full-service snack bar with hot and cold foods. Located in a picturesque area in the Cumberland Valley. (717) 258-4121 


 
Camp Hill, PA:
Coliseum Megaplex is located at 410 Saint John’s Church Road. The Coliseum is a 35,000 SF entertainment complex. It is the place to go for fun, food, drinks, and entertainment options suitable for everyone. It includes an arena grill, arcade, bowling, billiards, sports bar, as well as a place to hold your events and meetings. (717) 972-1000  
 

Carlisle, PA:
Café Bruges is located at 16 N. Pitt Street. A visit to historic downtown Carlisle isn’t complete without Café Bruges, the celebrated Belgium restaurant serving favorite dishes for all tastes. (717) 960-0223  

U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center is located at 950 Soldiers Drive. The Visitor and Education Center is dedicated to educating visitors about the culture and experience of American soldiers. This area features special exhibits, an interpretive gallery, museum store, café, and multipurpose room for events, lectures and workshops. The mile-long outdoor Army Heritage Trail allows visitors to experience history in a new way, through interactive and full-scale military exhibits. (717) 245-3972  
 
Meadowbrooke Gourds is located at 125 Potato Road. They host many events throughout the year on the farm. They welcome you to visit and learn about their craft, make your own gourds, or just enjoy the grounds. They have a store on site where you will find one-of-a-kind gourds and local goods. Nestled in the middle of a beautiful 200-acre farm at the foot of the Blue Mountains, Meadowbrooke Gourds is the largest gourd manufacturer in the country. The showroom floor changes seasonally. Visit throughout the year to take tours and enjoy activities like gourd painting classes. (717) 776-3470  
 
Kings Gap Environmental Education Center is located at 500 Kings Gap Road. The unique attractions are its mountainous terrain, extensive forest, and panoramic views. You can experience this while driving the winding road to the mansion area or by hiking the trails. The sweeping view of the Cumberland Valley from the Cameron-Masland Mansion is impressive at any time of the year. Kings Gap consists of 2,531 acres of forest on South Mountain, with more than 25 miles of hiking trails, a permanent orienteering course, picnicking, hunting, and other recreational and educational opportunities. The mansion provides facilities for meals and overnight lodging and can be reserved for functions. Kings Gap is one of several state parks specifically dedicated to provide environmental education and recreational programs for children, teachers, and the general public to increase knowledge and awareness of the values and function of our natural resources. (717) 486-5031 
 
The Winery at the Long Shot Farm is located at 1925 McClure’s Gap Road. This is a family owned and operated winery. They welcome you to stop by and sample some of their wines with a “Splash in the Glass”. Enjoy a flight of four selections of your choice, have a glass of wine or share a bottle with friends. They offer a small assortment of cheeses and bologna, as well as crackers and chips. Juices, soda, water, a few locally brewed beers are available. You are welcome to bring your own food to enjoy inside or outside. The tasting room and deck can accommodate small groups. (717) 448-7650   
 
Carlisle Sports Emporium is located at 29 South Middlesex Road. This is the ultimate destination for fun! The 60,000 square foot facility is perfect for all ages and every occasion. It has indoor and outdoor go kart tracks, 2 themed mini-golf courses, a two-tier laser tag arena, batting cages, roller skating rink, Hologate virtual reality, and the largest arcade in the area! (717) 258-4741  


 
Lemoyne, PA:
Negley Park is located on Cumberland Road and offers a stunning view of the Harrisburg skyline. This vantage point is a favorite of tourists and photographers and is often featured on television newscasts and publications. In addition to the spectacular view, the park has pavilions, a basketball court and tennis/pickleball courts. View the main site to see all the parks this area has to offer! (717) 737-6843     
 
West Shore Farmer’s Market is located at 900 Market Street. The Market has two floors. The farmers' market floor has 50 vendors who sell all kinds of foods from fresh fruits and vegetables, seafood, meat, and prepared foods to gourmet coffees and soft pretzels. The Upstairs Specialty Shoppes on the second floor offer a wide variety of fine gifts, jewelry, antiques, artwork and a Barber Shop. (717) 737-9881  

 
Mechanicsburg, PA:
Armitage Golf Club is located at 800 Orrs Bridge Road. The Club measures 6,000 yards from the back tees, with a par of 70. Armitage combines challenging greens, strategic new bunkers, with narrow sculpted fairways into an exciting test, for golfers of all skill levels. (717) 737-5344   
 
Williams Grove Speedway is located at 1 Speedway Drive. Since its beginning in 1939, this Speedway has been one of the top weekly sprint car tracks in the country. The speedway is a 1/2 mile banked smooth clay oval with speeds reaching in excess of 100 mph. (717) 697-5000 

Climbnasium Indoor Rock Climbing is located at 339A N. Locust Point Road. This premier indoor rock climbing facility has extensive bouldering areas and toprope climbs to 40 feet in height. Climbers of all abilities are sure to be challenged. It offers first time instruction and Belay lessons are given at the top of every hour. You can have a birthday party there, group climbing, and a youth climbing team. (717) 795-9580   

Adventure Park is located at 1775 Lambs Gap Road. The park started as an accessible playground that allows all children, regardless of ability, to play side by side. Over the years it has expanded to include a paved trail, fitness equipment, disc golf, volleyball courts, soccer field and more. The park is always free to the public and open from dusk to dawn daily, rain or shine. (717) 732-1882     

 

Newville, PA:
Cumberland Drive-In is located at 3290 Ritner Highway. Showing the stars since 1952, this drive-in is one of only 375 theaters in America. It’s an affordable place to take the family for mostly family friendly movies, rating no higher than PG-13. There is a playground area that will keep your children entertained until the first feature begins. The snack bar offers hot and cold food and beverages. They are open rain or shine. (717) 776-5212 

Cumberland Valley Rail Trail is located at 23 McFarland Street. Wildlife viewers of all agents and experiences can hike, bike, walk, or horseback ride on the 13-mile trail that follows the abandoned Cumberland Valley railroad corridor from Shippensburg to Newville. Enjoy interpretative way-point signs on the agricultural and Civil War heritage along the trail. Visitors can enjoy a 2-mile offshoot of the CVRT. The corridor of woods and shrubs is adjacent to farms and grasslands that provides habitat for dense populations of wildlife. (717) 860-0444