Civil War winter ball scheduled for Saturday
Enjoy a three-course meal and dancing with music by Briant and Karin Bohleke on Saturday at the Civil War Winter Ball. The event runs from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. at The Gettysburg Hotel, 1 Lincoln Square, Gettysburg. A cash bar opens at 5 p.m. Dinner tickets are $75 and dance only tickets are $30. Advance reservations are required. Call 717-337-0748 or visit civiliansofgettysburg.com for details.
Museums and Attractions
Gettysburg Book Series hosts "Confederates in the Attic" author: Tony Horwitz will participate in a discussion of his experiences while he wrote "Confederates in the Attic" at the Gettysburg Book Series meeting Saturday. The discussion starts at 11 a.m. at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center, 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg. Visit nps.gov/gett for details.
All Things Big and Small Exhibit: It's a big show but you might see small art. The artisans at the Hanover Area Arts Guild have been inspired to create paintings, sculptures, fabric art, photography and other crafts that are nine inches or smaller or 24 inches and bigger. The gallery is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Visit hanoverareaarts.com or call 717-632-2521 for details.
Fairs and Festivals
Gettysburg Rocks 2016: A three-day, multi-venue and multi-genre music festival will feature over 170 live bands across the Gettysburg area starting Feb. 4 through Feb. 6. The event is free. Visit gburgrocks.com for details.