What are your plans for food and fellowship this Easter holiday? In the greater Gettysburg region there are dozens of dining options available to you even on Easter. There are also a variety of different houses of worship within close proximity, many of which have special Easter services planned for tomorrow.
Hickory Bridge Farm, located in nearby Ortanna is serving up an Easter menu both today and tomorrow. The Easter day meal has already sold out, but you can still enjoy the Pre-Easter Lunch the restaurant is featuring today, March 26. This event will present a lavish meal of chicken, biscuits, and Crab Imperial. The meal will be presented two times—once at 11:30 a.m. and the second time at 1:30 p.m. If you plan on attending, please call 717-642-5261 or click here.
At Liberty Mountain Resort you can enjoy a special Easter Brunch Buffet taking place tomorrow in the Overlook Room, located within the resort’s new Highland Lodge. Items to be featured include carved lamb, baked mahi mahi, frosted flakes crusted French toast, soups, salads, an omelet station, and so much more. You can view the complete menu here. The event will take place between 10:30 a.m. and 3 p.m., Easter Sunday, March 27. To attend there is a cost of $28.95 per person. Children between the ages of 5 and 12 are $14.95 and all attendees 4 and younger are free. While reservations are not required, they are strongly recommended. Please call 717-642-8282 or click here for details.
There are numerous other venues that will be offering up Easter meals in and around Gettysburg. Antrium 1844 Smokehouse Restaurant in Taneytown will present a six-course prix-fixe menu at 1:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 410-756-6812 or clicking here. The Dobbin House will be open for dining on Easter, starting with a brunch in the Ballroom between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tavern dining will be available from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., and the Alexander Dobbin’s Dining Rooms will be available from noon to 7 p.m. Click here for details. The Inn at Herr Ridge is presenting a special family-friendly Easter Brunch event taking place between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Easter day. Specialties include Grand Marnier French Toast, bagels and lox, lunch entrees, smoothies, and other delicious delights. Learn more by calling 717-334-4332 or clicking here.
Other venues offering special Easter dining include the Gettysburg Hotel, General Pickett’s Buffets, Mountain Gate Family Restaurant, and numerous other establishments. To see other listings, click here.
While holiday meals are a grand occasion, praise and worship are what really make the Easter holiday. The Gettysburg area is home to several diverse houses of worship, from various denominations, affiliations, and non-denominational venues to fellowship at. One of Gettysburg’s favorite annual Easter traditions is the presentation of Easter Sunrise Service at the Eternal Light Peace Memorial. This early-riser event, which allows you to worship on the Gettysburg Battlefield, begins at 6:30 a.m. The event is sponsored by Gettysburg Presbyterian Church, with music by the GPC Contemporary Worship Band. Please note, in the event of inclement weather, the service will be moved to the Gettysburg Presbyterian Church at 208 Baltimore Street. For more details, call 717-334-6274. To locate other Easter service schedules and to see a complete listing of area churches and houses of worship, click here.