Art Show Activities

Live Music

Outstanding local musicians add to the festivities with Jazz, Bluegrass, Folk, and Pop music performed on a stage adjacent to the food court patron seating area. Enjoy lunch or a snack while listening to some of your favorite songs.

Strolling Performers

Strolling performers will delight children of all ages.

Kids' Art Show

Mount Gretna Outdoor Art Show presents Kids' Art, a show created with the family in mind. Kids’ Art show is held on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Chautauqua Playground. Children will be selling their artwork and crafts. Families will find make-and-take art activities, face painting, balloon animals, etc. Student performers will also provide musical entertainment.

Registration is now open for the Kids’ Art show. Space is limited. Time slots are available for children to showcase their musical talent.

Food Court

Concession vendors to be announced.


Nearly 200 volunteers are needed to operate this major, national art event. Come and participate in a variety of fun and interesting activities before, during, and after the show. Enjoy the show from a different angle and meet the great people that live in your community! In addition to free admission to the show, volunteers are treated to an appreciation event on the following Tuesday evening. Call the show office at 717-964-3270 to sign up!