The Ephrata Fair is coming to town on September 24-28, 2019! DON"T FORGET Main Street will be closed from Park Street to Lake Street. State Street will be closed from Fulton Street to Locust Street. ENJOY THE FAIR!

 The Ephrata Fair is coming to town on September 24-28, 2019! DON"T FORGET Main Street will be closed from Park Street to Lake Street. State Street will be closed from Fulton Street to Locust Street. ENJOY THE FAIR!

 The Ephrata Fair is coming to town on September 24-28, 2019! DON"T FORGET Main Street will be closed from Park Street to Lake Street. State Street will be closed from Fulton Street to Locust Street. ENJOY THE FAIR!

 The Ephrata Fair is coming to town on September 24-28, 2019! DON"T FORGET Main Street will be closed from Park Street to Lake Street. State Street will be closed from Fulton Street to Locust Street. ENJOY THE FAIR!

Featured event

Apple Dumpling Sale @ Historic Ephrata Cloister

Friday & Saturday, October 11 & 12, 9:30 am -4 pm (or until sold out). Pennsylvania Dutch treats are sold to raise money to support the Back to the Cloister Fund used to return original artifacts to the museum.

Upcoming event

Community Days School Program

Students are welcome to explore the activities that made the community of Ephrata a thriving center of life in colonial days. Advance registration is encouraged

Upcoming event

Day of Music – Historic Ephrata Cloister

Discover one of Ephrata’s most unique contributions to colonial American culture as the Ephrata Cloister Chorus presents programs featuring the music written in this historic community during the 1700s.

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.

Vitality

Economic stability for everyone.

Safety

Providing a secure place for community growth.

Connection

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.