Events Schedule

SPECIAL EVENTS

42nd Annual Harvest of the Arts Festival

The Festival in Historic Downtown Carlisle is one of Cumberland County's premier Arts and Craft Shows with over 100 exhibitors. Interested in showcasing your art? Exhibitors are warmly invited to apply and become a part of this longstanding artistic tradition.

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Ford Parade, Park & Party!
6/1/2024

The Downtown Carlisle Association and Carlisle Events invite you to the 2024 Ford Parade, Park & Party powered by: Brightspeed - Saturday, June 1st beginning at 7pm. Over 400 Ford cars, trucks & SUVS from all across the country will be on display throughout the streets of downtown Carlisle. Grab some food & drinks and do some shopping to support your favorite downtown merchants while checking out all the Fords... You'll see everything from vintage to modern!

W High & Pitt Streets Second Saturday!
6/8/2024

Second Saturday powered by: Brightspeed is coming up on Saturday, June 8th, showcasing merchants located in the corridor of West High and Pitt Streets. July 13th Second Saturday will feature merchants in the corridor of North Hanover, Louther & East High Streets. You'll find plenty of games, activities and great deals offered by our local merchants along West High and Pitt Streets. Our Summer Second Saturday series is the perfect opportunity to discover all that downtown Carlisle has to offer! Bring the entire family to shop, dine and unwind with us. We will have a Passport for each Second Saturday event! Visit at least 10 local businesses on that street by visiting each participating location and you'll be entered to win LoveBucks! Live Music from Brian Maag will be featured from 12-2pm under the theatre marquee sponsored by the Charles Bruce Foundation.

Corvette Parade, Park & Party!
8/24/2024

The Downtown Carlisle Association and Carlisle Events invite you to the 2024 CORVETTE PARADE, PARK AND PARTY, Saturday, August 24th beginning at 7pm. Don't miss 500 Corvettes from all across the country on display throughout the streets of downtown Carlisle. Grab some food & drinks and do some shopping to support your favorite downtown merchants while checking out all the 'Vettes... You'll see everything from vintage to modern!

Harvest of the Arts
9/28/2024

The Downtown Carlisle Association is proud to host the 42nd Annual Harvest of the Arts festival on Saturday, September 28th from 10am-5pm. OVER 100 EXHIBITORS will be setup along West High Street in downtown Carlisle, including Fine Art, Crafts, Jewelry, Woodworking, Photography, Pottery and so much more. Enjoy the Kids Alley, a display of European Sports Cars, Festival Food and Live Music throughout the day. We also encourage you to support the many local merchants in our beautiful, historic downtown. This event is sponsored by M&T Bank. For more details or to find exhibitor applications, please visit https://lovecarlisle.com/harvest-of-the-arts