Programs & Events

Art Heals: Wind Chimes Workshop

Fort Hunter Park 100 Fort Hunter Road, Harrisburg, PA, United States

Join Chris Pettman, a local artisan, and member of the Millersburg Art Association, as she presents a two-hour Wind Chime Workshop. Participants will learn about the different parts of a windchime, then you will choose a glass bottle, sale, and clapper. Chris brings tons of beads to choose from to make each windchime truly unique […]

$35.00

Homeschool Days

Centennial Barn 5395 North Front Street, Harrisburg, PA, United States

Join us for Homeschool Days where students will learn about the rich history of Fort Hunter and the people that lived here over the past few hundred years. The day will include games, activities, and an interactive tour of Fort Hunter Mansion. This event is reservation only and sells out, so be sure to reserve […]

$7.00 – $8.00

Mrs. Reily’s Tea

Centennial Barn 5395 North Front Street, Harrisburg, PA, United States

Enjoy an afternoon luncheon tea, an illustrated talk, and a tour of the Fort Hunter Mansion. Begin the afternoon with an illustrated presentation "Carl Faberge - Imperial Jeweler to the Czar of Russia and the Imperial Easter Eggs" presentation by Dr. Donald Koones. Then switch gears for a delightful and delicious luncheon tea consisting of homemade scones, chicken […]

$35.00 – $40.00

Let EVERYTHING Go! Gentle Yoga

West Lawn 5300 N Front St., Harrisburg, PA, United States

Join instructor Erika Malorzo from CommUNITY Yoga Space for a fun mindfulness program on the beautiful grounds of Fort Hunter Park. Let EVERYTHING Go! – Find what feels good to you with mindful movement. In this class, you will breathe, stretch, and gently move in and out of yoga postures.This class is held outdoors at Fort Hunter Park on the West Lawn area by […]

$6.00

Hit the Road Educational Tour: Udvar-Hazy Center and National Museum of the Marine Corps

Fort Hunter Park 100 Fort Hunter Road, Harrisburg, PA, United States

On the heels of the Academy Award Winning Movie Oppenheimer, join the Friends of Fort Hunter on a Bus trip to Virginia and Washington, D. C. to rediscover history! $140 for members, $155 Non-Members Included in the ticket price: Transportation, admission, and snacks! Lectures by Historian, Dr. Donald Koones! A visit to the Stephen F. […]

$140 – $155

Stories on the Stairs: “Now and Ben”

Fort Hunter Mansion 5300 North Front Street, Harrisburg, PA

Join us on the front stairs of Fort Hunter Mansion as we read “Now and Ben” written by Gene Barretta. After the story, we will make our version of one of Ben Franklin’s inventions. Pre-registration is required. $5 per child. REGISTER NOW Contact Name: Kelly VanDerpoel Contact Phone: 717-599-5751 Contact Email: kvanderpoel@dauphincounty.gov

$5.00

Let EVERYTHING Go! Gentle Yoga

West Lawn 5300 N Front St., Harrisburg, PA, United States

Join instructor Erika Malorzo from CommUNITY Yoga Space for a fun mindfulness program on the beautiful grounds of Fort Hunter Park. Let EVERYTHING Go! – Find what feels good to you with mindful movement. In this class, you will breathe, stretch, and gently move in and out of yoga postures.This class is held outdoors at Fort Hunter Park on the West Lawn area by […]

$6.00

Sound Meditation

West Lawn 5300 N Front St., Harrisburg, PA, United States

Join Certified Sound Therapist, Matthew Kramer for a Community Sound Meditation. Sound Meditations encourage deep listening practices which can create an ideal entry point for a meditative experience, particularly for anyone who has struggled to embrace more traditional forms of meditation. In the class, we’ll then begin with some gentle breath work and vocalizing, followed […]

$8.00

Sunset Music & Movie Series

Fort Hunter Park 100 Fort Hunter Road, Harrisburg, PA, United States

Enjoy a movie night outdoors under the stars at Fort Hunter Park. The whole family is sure to love The Wizard of Oz (85th Anniversary). The Friends of Fort Hunter will operate a concession stand with movie snacks and drinks. Dauphin County Parks & Recreation is excited to offer a summer of fun events for […]

Free

Proudly PA

Fort Hunter Park 100 Fort Hunter Road, Harrisburg, PA, United States

  In Partnership with Central Pennsylvania Music Hall of Fame and The River 97.3   Join us on Saturday, June 8th from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for Proudly PA! The day will be filled with music performed by several amazing bands who got their start right here in Pennsylvania. Tempting tastes and treats will be abundant. Savor […]

$25 – $35

Sunset Music & Movie Series

Fort Hunter Park 100 Fort Hunter Road, Harrisburg, PA, United States

Join us for a FREE concert at Fort Hunter Park as Open Stage presents "An Evening of Song from Broadway and Beyond"!  Dauphin County Parks & Recreation is excited to offer a summer of fun events for the whole family with our Sunset Music & Movie Series! Each week will highlight local performing arts organizations […]

Free

Fort Hunter Mansion and McAllister Cemetery Combo Tour

Fort Hunter Mansion 5300 North Front Street, Harrisburg, PA

Enjoy a tour of the historic Fort Hunter Mansion followed by a stroll to the McAllister Family Cemetery. Join us at the Mansion at 1 p.m. to learn about the McAllister family and the beautiful building they called home. After a complimentary snack and comfort break, the group will take a 20-minute walk to the […]

$15.00