Anytime of the year, you’ll find celebrations, special events and festivals happening in Harrisburg. There’s always energy and excitement in the city, and so much to explore. From riverside festivals, to downtown celebrations and parades, to arts and food-focused special events and large-scale expositions at the PA Farm Show Complex, bookmark our special events listing page to stay up-to-date on all the fun activities. There are also plenty of walks, runs and bike races held in the city throughout the year. Be a participant or be there to cheer, and enjoy the sense of community and camaraderie.
No more boring nights out! Come to Harrisburg, and in addition to unique dining and nightlife, you can also enjoy live music performances at many of our restaurants. Whether you’re out on the town for a romantic date night, celebrating a special occasion with a group or indulging in a girls’ night out, you’ll appreciate the many options for dining and entertainment. From weekly performance gigs to traveling artists booked just for the night, check out our calendar of events to amp up your next night out with some live music and entertainment!