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Arts & Culture:

See a play, purchase a painting, catch a concert. Fall in love with arts and culture in the downtown. Support the arts and support a thriving community!

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Foodie Guide:

We’re all about fresh here at Fig®. Fresh ideas. Fresh destinations. And, of course, fresh food. If fresh is best, you’ll have to travel far to find a place with greater raw materials at its fingertips. Or such a diverse array of restaurants.

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Shopping:

Do you love local? Money spent downtown is more likely to stay here, creating jobs and supporting local non-profit organizations in its wake...

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Events: Downtown

Get up, get out, get into town! Downtown Lancaster is the place to be. Turn to Fig to find out what’s happening this week and this month.

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Voice: Younger Me

Listening to Younger Me is kind of like driving in a car on a sunny day with the windows down and music blaring. There’s a warm sense of freedom as the wind does with your hair what it pleases. Your arm sits in the windowsill as you tap your hand along to the beat that pulsates through the speakers.

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Education:

From the hyper-focused to the well-rounded—from arts to engineering—education opens the door to possibility. Luckily for us, Lancaster offers learning opportunities for all, regardless of age, interest, or experience.

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Lodging:

Find your place in the City. Whether you are looking for a city dwelling for the night or for a lifetime, find out why everyone wants to be a part of the City.

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Week of Sunday, September 28, 2014


Upcoming Events

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October Show: Harvest Feast
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Nano North Grand Opening
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Artists’ reception—Kristina Funk and Tom Yurkovic
4:00 PM - 6:22 PM
The Ah-Ha Conversation: “Our Identities Unedited.”
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wake Up America! Exhibit of WWI Posters
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
First Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Panel discussion: Manga
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Watercolor Landscapes Workshops
5:34 PM - 5:34 PM
Orchids in Bloom at The Ware Center
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sunshine Art+Design Exhibit: Jacquelyn Gleisner
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Hollywood Fashion in Amish Country
9:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friendship Heart Gallery Exhibit
(All day!)
Oktoberfest at Iron Hill
(All day!)
The Mosaic Project at Pennsylvania College of Art & Design
(All day!)
“Mosaic Project: Toyin Odutola and Lydia Panas”
5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Harvest Breakfast at Lancaster Central Market
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fam Fun Fest: Carnival of the Animals
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Children’s Wellness Fair
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Experimental Mixed Media Workshop
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Integrated Prong Settings
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Carnival of the Animals
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Artists’ reception—Kristina Funk and Tom Yurkovic
4:00 PM - 6:22 PM
Gary Núñez & Plena Libre
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Anita Renfroe and Xun Pan, piano: Fantastic Conversations
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Oktoberfest at Iron Hill
(All day!)
Write From the Heart Fall Workshops
(All day!)
The Mosaic Project at Pennsylvania College of Art & Design
(All day!)
Fall ArtWalk
(All day!)
Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Watercolor
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Canine Partners for Life’s Open House and 25th Anniversary Party
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
OperaLancaster: Mad About Mozart
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
James Armstrong: Works for Percussion and Beyond
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Artists’ reception—Kristina Funk and Tom Yurkovic
4:00 PM - 6:22 PM
Body Image Workshop Series
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Oktoberfest at Iron Hill
(All day!)
Write From the Heart Fall Workshops
(All day!)
The Mosaic Project at Pennsylvania College of Art & Design
(All day!)
Fall ArtWalk
(All day!)
Rockin Rodgers Hammerstein
(All day!)


Fig Finds


Fig Spotting

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Had a great time at POUR for our #figlancaster holiday photoshoot #worknevertastedsogood 🍷 Sneak peek of one of the pieces we'll have on display for this weekend's Lancaster ArtWalk #lancasterpa #lancastercity #lancastergram #downtownlancaster #discoverlancaster #golancaster #visitlancaster #iheartlancaster #figlancaster #lancartwalk #lancphotowalk We're having a holiday party photo shoot at POUR this afternoon! #figholidayissue #figlancaster

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