Love, Lancaster

Popping up in numerous out-of-state publications, lately Lancaster has been earning some serious street cred. An area famous for its quilts seems content to emulate a patchwork of its own, offering visitors a weekend packed with activities ranging from numerous historical landmark visits to contemporary community events and everything in between. Attempting to consume a mélange of food from ethnic to local, sojourning the shops downtown or on the outskirts, and driving the countryside watching working farms stitched across the landscape can fill a weekend pretty quickly. Here are some helpful tips and highlights for an eventful yet enjoyable weekend.