Featured event

Blue Ridge Baseball Camp/Clinic Experience Sweepstakes

Summer-Tradition-Memories! Blue Ridge, has partnered with the Lancaster Barnstormers to provide the opportunity for 25 youth, ages 7-12, to learn baseball skills in an official stadium. Entry deadline June 5, 2022.

Featured event

Wednesdays at the WhistleStop ~ May 2022


Join Mainspring of Ephrata for this Happy Hour-style event held on the 4th Wednesdays of May, June, and July.

Featured event

Whistle Stop Party on the Plaza June 2022


Party on the Plaza is a FREE downtown community event combining food, LIVE music, adult beverages, and gathering together with friends and neighbors. Our dates are June 4, August 6 & October 1!

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.