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1st Thursdays: Apr 6, 2023

Join the Manheim Area Chamber of Commerce for 1st Thursday on April 6, 2023. Enjoy downtown Manheim and the surrounding areas as businesses and restaurants stay open between 5:00 pm and 8:00 pm. Vendors and food trucks will be located around Market Square, and there will be live music. Parking is easy and free!

If you are looking for ways to get involved as a business or individual, please see our get involved section.

Shop & Play

Downtown Participants

Boutique 1780

24 N Main St / Confidence through fashion

Preview the summer collection at Boutique 1780, available in sizes small - 3X, and spin the discount wheel to save on your purchase! L Square Permanent Jewelry will be joining us from 4 - 7 pm with their custom jewelry bar. Walk-ins are welcome!

Cottage & Vine

10 Market Square / Plants and porch design

Creative Inspirationz Art Gallery

23 N Main St / Paint Parties/ Art lessons

4C women's ministry will be present and baked goods will be for sale.

Divine Consign

37 Market Square / Like new clothing and decor

Fasig House

30 E High St / Historical building

Book signing by Mike Gerhard (The Gentle Giant)

Horst Arts

17 N Main St / Arts & crafts event space

Horst Arts will be helping you get a head start on the flower season with wood, paper, and actual flowers! They will feature local florist, Two Peas in A Pot, who will have fresh spring flower bunches for purchase while supplies last. They will also feature The Parchment Gardener, a Lancaster-based artist that offers uniquely crafted paper flowers that are always in bloom—no watering required. Finally, Horst Arts will be offering unique wooden flowers that are fun accents to flower bouquets.

Jubilee Ministries Store

27 E Ferdinand St / Thrift shop

Keath House

32 E High St / Historical building

Blacksmith demonstration

Manheim Community Library

15 E High St / Library

All things gardening! We will have our April Raffle basket out which is a gardening theme and books out about gardening. We'll also have a coloring sheet about springtime and flowers.

Manheim Historical Society

88 S Grant St / Sharing Manheim’s heritage

Railroad station on Charlotte St will be open

Nearly Nu Thrift Shop

9-11 N Main St / Thrift shop

Stop in and see our all "nu" Spring and Easter merchandise!

Sloan’s Pharmacy

73 S Main St / Pharmacy and gifts

Pick an egg for a special discount on gifts.

St. Paul's United Church of Christ

50 N Main St

Open for worship @ 7 pm. The service will feature Stations of the Cross – a dramatic, experiential telling of Jesus’ journey to the cross.

The Barking Baron

12 Market Square / Unique dog boutique

On the Square

Bank of Bird-In-Hand

Coloring Activity for kids

Blind Bean Roasters

Fresh roasted coffee beans

Cavod Performing Arts

Manheim dance studio

Gretna Music

Ticket raffle


Confectionary artist

Manheim Lions Club

Broom sale

Manheim Veterans Memorial Committee

Selling bricks for Vets Mem

Servpro of Western Lancaster County

Cleanup & Restoration

Special Features

Eat & Drink

Downtown Participants

A&M Pizza

39 Market Square / Pizza and Italian foods

Artifice Ales & Mead

55 N Main St / Unique brews and food

Cat’s Meow Restaurant

215 S Charlotte St / Fine dining and cocktails

Francesco’s Pizza & Italian Restaurant

30 S Main St / Pizza and Italian meals

Glasshouse Wineworks

8 S Charlotte St / Boutique winery, outdoor stage

Releasing our new sweet, white wine, "Chiques White" and will be selling it for $1 off each glass. We'll also be introducing a new cocktail for the month: mojito!

Twisted Sisters Ice Cream & Handmade Chocolates

47 N Main St / Ice cream, candy, gifts

Food Trucks on Market Square

Glory Be Farm

Family Raised Quality Pork

Papa Sneaux

New Orleans style fare

Scoop O Dough

Dough, shakes & ice cream

Walk-O Taco

Traditional, unique Mexican

Nearby Participants

Manheim Twin Kiss

309 S Main St / Ice cream and meals

Cheeseburger Special Buy One, Get One 50% off (Limit one deal per customer)

Rita’s Italian Ice

85 Doe Run Rd / Italian ice and custard

Two Cousins Pizza

171 Doe Run Rd / Italian meals and pizza

Zern’s Beverage

202 S Charlotte St / Beer and beverage sales

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