The Pennsylvania Family EXPO is a free, community event designed with families in mind, especially those with children ages 3-17! From National and local exhibitors showcasing products & services to interactive activities and fun-family entertainment, this event is sure to be a hit with everyone! 

Bring the kids, grandparents, aunts/uncles, friends, babysitters -- there is bound to be something for everyone at the 2018 Pennsylvania Family EXPO!

Free Admission & Free Parking

Saturday October 27, 2018 

Spooky Nook Sports & Events Complex 

Manheim, Pennsylvania 

10 AM to 3 PM 

Show Features


National and local brands/companies, schools, and vendors showcasing products & services geared towards families with children and teens ages 3-17 years. 

Tote Bags & Giveaways

Receive samples, coupons, and promotions from National brands & local vendors in our tote bags provided by Michaels Craft Store

Hundreds of dollars in some of the hottest new products, services, and activities for families will be given away in a raffle! 

Interactive Exhibits

Watch & Learn

Mother + Daughter Fashion Show       *Sponsored by Fashion Cents Consignment

Mothers and daughters take the runway to show off stylish fall fashions

Education Panel: Exploring Non-Traditional Schooling      *Sponsored by PA Cyber Charter School

Karen Rubenstein, Montessori Academy of Lancaster

Michelle Wann, Susquehanna Waldorf School 

Erica Manypenny, PA Cyber Charter School

Kate Walker, Home School Educator & Evaluator, AP Teacher for Pennsylvania Homeschoolers

Family Lounge

Located in a private area, families will have a quiet place away from the crowds for children with special needs/sensory issues, moms needing to care for babies/small children, etc. 

Also featuring a MegaBlok building zone and a table with quiet activities such as coloring books & puzzles will be available for accompanied children.  

*Sponsored by Agora Cyber Charter School


Explore & climb in and on a fire apparatus from the Hempfield Fire Department 

Kid-Friendly Activities

Book Readings & Signings

10AM-12PM Mike Resh Jr. - author of Dneirf

1-3PM Adam Perry - author of The Magicians of Elephant County

Balloon Twisting & Magic Show

Majik Andrew Entertainment will be twisting up all sorts of balloon creations and showing off his magical talents to all - young & old!

STEM Activities

Snapology of Lancaster will host several STEM sessions for children throughout the event. *Session times TBD

Children's Craft Area

Michael's Craft Store will be hosting a booth with crafts for children to make and take!

Corn Table

Interactive corn table filled with farm toys

Sponsored by Outback Toys 

Indoor Trick-Or-Treating

Children must be in costume to receive candy from vendors - tote bags provided by Michael's {while supplies last}

Exhibit with us!