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Music...The International Language

Who needs love when you have music? Practically one and the same...more

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Cold Hard Facts About Ice Cream

Learn about the origins of America’s favorite cold confection...more

Murder at the Inn Murder Mystery Weekend

Murder Mystery Weekend

Learn more about the Village Inn's very first Murder Mystery Weekend - April 25-27, 2014 more

December 2013 Candy Cane Christmas Candy Cane Christmas

Candy Cane Christmas

The distinctive red and white striped peppermint candy is probably the treat most associated with Christmas. Learn more about candy canes and how we use them at the Shoppes more

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Fall Into Strasburg

There's a lot to do in Strasburg when the weather gets colder and thoughts turn to cider and pumpkin pie more

August 2013 August Days blog August Days

August Days

Spend the Dog Days of August eating ice cream, listening to live music and sightseeing in Lancaster Country, here's how more

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Strawberry Season

It's that time! Read about our signature strawberry sundae and get the recipes for a few of our favorite strawberry treats more

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Marvelous Mix-Ins

Our mix-ins can be folded into any flavor of our creamy, homemade ice cream. By customizing your ice cream with any of our nut and/or candy add-ons, you can have your cone and eat it too! more

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Summer in Strasburg

There's so much to do in Strasburg during the summer months that even those of us who live here can't do it all. Here's a guide to a few of the must-dos in and around the town . . . more

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Nuts about Nut Butters

The Strasburg Country Store features a selection of delicious nut butters, made in-store and always fresh more

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Mud Sale Season

Lancaster's first mud sale of the year is happening in Strasburg on Saturday, February 23. Get in on the action by learning about mud sales and getting the 2013 schedule. more

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Holiday Giving

Christmastime is a celebration of the "spirit of giving," and giving doesn't always need to cost much, if anything! We wanted to share some ways that our staff "pays it forward" in the spirit of giving . . . more

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Family, Food and Football

Strasburg is beautiful this time of year. The leaves are in their prime color and the weather is still warm enough to get around with just a light jacket. November is also the time we start thinking about the holidays ... more

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Fall Flavors

When the air gets chilly and football dominates the airwaves, you can't help but think of the flavors of fall ... more

Get the Scoop September 2012 Time for a Girlfriends´ Getaway!

Time for a Girlfriends´ Getaway!

Ladies - does life have you burned-out? Consider grabbing your best buds and heading to Strasburg for a few days of R&R ... more

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The Wonderful Waffle Cone

Thank goodness for waffle cones. There are few things in life that will stop people in their tracks like the smell of baking waffle cones. more.

July 2012 Small National Ice Cream Month

National Ice Cream Month

July is the month when summer feels most like summer. Vacations are in full swing, fresh fruits and vegetables are abundant and the shadow of school is nowhere to be seen. more

June 2012 SSCS Blog Welcome Sweet Charity!

Welcome Sweet Charity!

There's a new shop at the Shoppes! Sweet Charity Thrift Shop and Boutique is the place to shop for gently used clothing and handmade gifts from Lancaster County artisans. more

May 2012 Strasburg This Summer?

Strasburg This Summer?

Have you started planning your trip to Strasburg, Pennsylvania this summer? Whether you drive up for the day or decide to stay for the week, you'll find plenty to do right here in Strasburg. more

April 2012 SSCS Blog The Signs of Spring

The Signs of Spring

The signs of Spring are abundant this month. The sweet smells of new blooms on the flowers, the stunning displays of the budding leaves on the trees and the melodic sounds of the birds infuse our senses. more

March 3 2012 Get the Scoop Welcome To the New Site

Welcome To the New Site

With the turn of a New Year, the Strasburg Shoppes at Center Square is welcoming many exciting changes for 2012. more.