All community events are open to the general public free of charge. Donations are accepted for the Fall Festival to benefit the Veterans Memorial.
Fall Festival Cancelled
Due to COVID-19 guidelines, we have made the very difficult decision to cancel the festival, however, a modified food truck event will be held in combination with National Night Out (above). Interested vendors can email email@example.com. You can also visit the Fall Festival Website
Lands Day Tree Planting
Cancelled for 2020
Veterans Day Ceremony
Sunday, November 8th, 11am to 12pm. Each year, the Veterans Advisory Committee hosts a Veterans Day Ceremony to honor the sacrifice veterans have made, while inspiring service. This event is held at the Veterans Memorial, which is on the hill at Willow Mill Park, 80 Willow Mill Park Road, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. Visitors are asked to bring a lawn chair. Some chairs will be provided. Light refreshments are available and special accommodations can be made for those with mobility limitations.
5K Jig Jog Run, Walk
Saturday, November 14th at 10am, Stony Ridge Park, 50 Bernheisel Bridge Road, Carlisle, PA 17015. Registration is OPEN! Cash prizes to top 3 male and female runners!
Winters Night & Sleigh Rides
Wednesday, December 2, 6pm to 8pm at the banquet hall of the Silver Spring Community Fire Hall. Visitors will enjoy visits with Santa, horse-drawn sleigh rides, caroling, light refreshments, candy and roasted peanuts (for sale), hot cocoa, and crafts. Donations will be accepted for the Veterans Memorial and giving boxes will be set-up for a food drive and donated items (a list of needed items will be posted here). Photo credit: Lincoln Harris Photography