Beer festival in Gettysburg, other news in brief
Sample a variety of craft beers from across the country at Hibrewnation's Festival of Beer this Saturday at Allstar Family Fun & Events, 2638 Emmitsburg Road, Gettysburg. VIP admission starts at noon and general admission is from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets range from $20, $40 and $55. Visit hibrewnation.com for details.
Fairs and Festivals
Project Gettysburg-Leon's Nicaragua Night and Auction: This event includes silent and live auctions, a chili buffet dinner and live music at Gettysburg College's Hauser Field House, 300 N. Washington St., Gettysburg. Tickets are $15 and children under five get in free for the event that takes place Saturday at 4:30 p.m. Call 717-337-6300 or visit gettysburg.edu for details.
Annual Taste of Chamber Music: Hanover Symphony Orchestra musicians perform in the conservatory at the Eichelberger Performing Arts Center, 195 Stock St., Hanover. This is the 8th Annual Taste of Chamber Music and guests can sample cuisine prepared by local vendors Jan. 24 at 3 p.m. Tickets are $25. Call 717-632-8067 or visit theeich.org for details.
Band of the Royal Marines: The pomp and pageantry of Queen Elizabeth's band can be seen along with the Pipes and Drums of the Scots Guards at the Majestic Theater, 25 Carlisle St., Gettysburg. The event takes place Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Tickets range from $55 to $62. Call 717-337-8200 or visit gettysburgmajestic.org for details.
Gettysburg Big Band: Swing, Latin, waltz and ballads will be played for ballroom dancing Jan. 24 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at American Legion, 528 E. Middle St., Gettysburg. Admission is $9 at the door. Call Joel Sears at 717-845-4277 or visit gettysburgamericanlegion.org for details.
Gettysburg Community Theater Presents "Chicago": The theater presents the musical "Chicago" in the style of Bob Fosse from Jan. 23 through Feb. 6 at its location at 49 York St., Gettysburg. . Tickets are $18. Call 717-334-2692 or visit gettysburgcommunitytheater.org for details.