Upcoming event

Ephrata Early Learning Jr. Mounts program

Children ages 3-5, before K, and their caregivers can join our learning through fun! We share a book, go through activity stations & make an activity to take home. Everyone goes home with a book too! EASD Residents Only

Featured event

Whistle Stop Party on the Plaza October 2022


Party on the Plaza is a FREE downtown community event combining food, LIVE music, adult beverages, and gathering together with friends and neighbors. LAST DATE ~ October 1! Don't miss it!!

Featured event

Ephrata Early Learning Fair!

Celebrate the beginning of the new year with fun fair-like games and more. There will be information about all of our Ephrata Area School Districts Early Learning programs, raffle prizes, and lots of friendly faces!!

Proud of our heritage

In Ephrata, we’re proud of our rich heritage. From our beautiful architecture to our annual cultural traditions, we take pride in our past, present, and future in a way that is uniquely Ephrata.

A community for all

Ephrata is for everyone! We’re dedicated to fostering a vibrant and growing Ephrata where you can live, work, and visit.


Economic stability for everyone.


Providing a secure place for community growth.


Facilitating communication and collaboration.

Full of excitement to discover

Explore our fast-growing community, wide greenspace, and activities Ephrata has to offer. Travel to 1732 through architecture, nationally-recognized historic sites, museums, and research center. Enjoy our movie theatre and the Ephrata Performing Arts Center. View a full list of businesses here.