5 Events in Lancaster County to Go to This Weekend, From a Shemekia Copeland Concert to a Movie With Poppy the Groundhog | Entertainment


Lancaster County has a bit of everything going on this weekend.

Events range from a business opening and a model train show to brunch and a movie with a groundhog.

Since the nature of the COVID-19 pandemic is ever-changing, check each location’s websites for the latest information before heading out.

Here are five events to attend in Lancaster County this weekend.

Fragments of the Past opening

A new antique and vintage store will open in Columbia this weekend with more than 20 vendors selling toys, games, oddities, crafts and more. There will be raffles and giveaways on Saturday and Sunday.

More information: Saturday and Sunday, February 5 and 6, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. | Pieces of the Past, 313 Walnut St., Columbia | Cost: Free admission | More information

Toy train show

The Lancaster Farm & Home Center will host the Keystone division of the Train Collectors Association model train show this Saturday. The event will feature 120 vendors with train displays and merchandise for sale. There will also be food for sale and gifts.

More information: Saturday, February 5 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Lancaster Farm & Home Center, 1383 Arcadia Road, Lancaster | Cost: $4 | More information

Shemekia Copeland

Roots and soul singer Shemekia Copeland will perform at Phantom Power this weekend in support of her latest album, “America’s Child.” Copeland has performed at several Lancaster Roots & Blues festivals. Ben Brandt and the Soul Miners Union will open the show.

More information: Saturday, February 5 at 8 p.m. | Phantom Power, 121 W. Frederick St., Millersville | Cost: $25 in advance, or $30 the day of | More information

Movie “Groundhog Day” with Poppy

Zoetropolis Cinema Stillhouse will host brunch, complete with Poppy-themed drinks (in honor of Acorn Acres’ near-toothless tipster, Poppy the Groundhog) starting at 10 a.m. Next, the theater will present the 1993 film “Groundhog Day,” starring Bill Murray and Andie. MacDowell. People can meet Poppy after the movie. Learn more about Poppy here.

More information: Sunday, February 6 at 11 a.m. | Zoetropolis Cinema Stillhouse, 112 N. Water St., Lancaster | Cost: $11 | More information

The Crossing concert

Grammy-winning chamber choir The Crossing, with conductor Donald Nally, will perform this weekend. Two faculty members affiliated with The Crossing, Doris Hall-Gulati and Jessica Beebe, were both nominated for the Grammys in 2019 for Best Choral Performance, though neither were in that performance.

More information: Sunday, February 6 at 3 p.m. | Barshinger Center for the Musical Arts, 620 College Ave., Lancaster | Cost: $25 for general admission, $15 for faculty and professional staff at Franklin & Marshall College, free for 50 students at F&M | More information


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