Discover Lancaster! Come to Play and Enjoy the Stay | Sports Destination Management

Discover Lancaster! Come to Play and Enjoy the Stay

Aug 17, 2023
Discover Lancaster County, PA!

Discover Lancaster County, Pennsylvania! Located in southeast Pennsylvania, near the heart of the mid-Atlantic, Lancaster is an easily accessible location by road and air. Along with its convenient location, Lancaster has 1 million square feet of combined and flexible event space.


Whether you’re in need of a field, pool, stage, mats or track, Lancaster can accommodate your sports group’s needs. Facilities include Spooky Nook Sports, the Classics Soccer Park, the Lancaster County Convention Center, the Wyndham Lancaster Resort and Convention Center, Franklin & Marshall College, Clipper Magazine Stadium and more.


With its convenient location, accessibility and facilities, Lancaster is not only an ideal tournament location, but with many activities and attractions, Lancaster is an ideal tournament destination. From a lively city to a history rich countryside, Lancaster County is a place where competitors and attendees can come to play and enjoy the stay.


Begin your stay by choosing a hotel that best fits the needs and preferences of you and your group. Lancaster has over 8,000 overnight rooms and provides its guests with many options, including top and independent hotels, bed and breakfasts, inns and other unique lodgings. Regardless of where you stay, enjoy Lancaster’s economical room rates and culture of hospitality.


In addition to its wide selection of lodgings, Lancaster features a variety of activities and attractions for groups of all sizes and ages. Either before, between or after your tournament, your group can experience the expected and discover the unexpected.


It’s no surprise that Lancasters’ Amish population is a major attraction. Lancaster is home to the oldest and largest Amish community in the country and there are many opportunities to experience and learn about the Amish way of life. Enjoy tours of Amish houses, schoolhouses, and farms. Get the full Amish experience by catching a ride in a horse-drawn buggy.


Lancaster, PAAlongside our beautiful countryside, Lancaster has a lively and history rich city scene. Lancaster city was founded in the 1730s and since has evolved into a walkable downtown, featuring safe and vibrant day and nightlife. From historical experiences, local art, a variety of international and local fare, small business shopping and unique activities, Lancaster City has something for every type of traveler. Downtown Lancaster is a hidden gem, welcoming its guests with a big city experience at a small-town price.


For those wanting to plan a group or team building activity, Lancaster has many options available including axe-throwing, goat yoga, ropes courses, escape rooms and more. For outdoor options, take advantage of Lancaster’s many hiking and biking trails or cool down with waterfront activities along the Susquehanna River.


Have a bit of shopping fever? You’re in luck. Lancaster offers a variety of shopping options. From antiques, handmade Amish goods, outlets and shopping centers, vendor marketplaces and charming small towns, Lancaster has something for every shopper’s preference.


Foodies traveling to Lancaster can experience the county through its diverse flavors. Enjoy a traditional Pennsylvania Dutch meal at one of Lancaster’s smorgasbords and try classics like brown buttered noodles, chicken corn soup, shoofly pie, whoopie pies and more. Other dining options include farm to table experiences and international cuisine, as well as cafes, diners, rooftop bars and restaurants and much more.


Lancaster also has a variety of annual attractions that locals and visitors look forward to. Some of these events include the Fire and Ice Festival, sunflower festivals, the Hot Air Balloon Festival, county fairs, the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire and more. Stay up to date on what’s going on during your stay by visiting the “Events” page on Discover Lancaster’s website.


Whether you have a couple hours or an extra day, make the most of your time, enjoying all Lancaster County has to offer. To learn more about Lancaster’s venues, accommodations, and activities, visit the Discover Lancaster website to contact us and begin planning your next stay, today.

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