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5th Annual Feed 500 Thanksgiving Day

Donate To Our Feed 500 Campaign online A Time for Thanks Characters Pub is proud to partner with the Power Packs Project to feed families this Thanksgiving On Thanksgiving Day, many families sit down together to enjoy each other’s company, laugh, drink and usually overeat. Isn’t that what the holidays are all about? Unfortunately, for…

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Real Men Drink Rosé

Now that the weather has finally become predictably warmer (no more freak snow squalls) we have opened our patio for patrons to enjoy eating alfresco. Dining outdoors is one of our favorite spring and summer activities. The warmer temperatures beckon for fresh, light dishes that are brimming with bright veggies and grilled everything from meats…

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Shining a Light on Autism

Raising Autism Awareness in our Community April is national Autism Awareness month and throughout Lancaster County, local businesses and organizations are joining together to help raise awareness for this complex diagnosis. Here at Characters Pub, we are honoring the strides the Autism Spectrum Connections and LINK of Elizabethtown College have made in educating our community…

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An Abundance of Tastes

Enjoy A Multitude of Flavors in the Heart of Lancaster As we all begin to thaw out from Mother Nature’s last hurrah of winter misery, Lancaster City restaurants are opening their doors, and maybe their patios, to diners looking for a fresh take on some of the participating restaurants’ most iconic meals. The planning committee for…

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It’s Madness, Wing Madness!

A few months ago we began serving up $10 All-You-Can-Eat Wings every Monday. Each Monday from 11am to 9pm, patrons could get their fill of satisfying, meaty wings in variety of flavors, sauces, and rubs including a different featured wing flavor each week. We offered a wind range of mouthwatering flavors including Honey BBQ, Garlic…

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Strengthening our Community One Cheers at a Time

Our Celebrity Bartending Event Series is Back! We are very excited to kick off this year’s Celebrity Bartending event series with three empowering women from The Junior League of Lancaster (JLL). The event is in support of The League’s mission to improve the community through promoting volunteerism, encourage education and charitably and develop the potential of…

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Scotch 101

Kicking off Our 2015 Spirit Dinner Series with Scotch First things first, all scotch is whisky, but not all whisky is scotch. Scotch is a malt or grain whisky made exclusively in Scotland and follows a specific set of rules on how the beverage must be made. Originally, all scotch was crafted from malted barley….

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Raise a Glass & Do Some Good

Partnering for a Better Lancaster Community 2014 has been a wonderful year for our pub and our community. We introduced new specials that were enjoyed with rave reviews, welcomed community members and friends, toasted with old pals, and celebrated another successful year of fresh seasonal cooking with a dash of character. It is with great fondness…

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Building an EXTRAordinary Community

Characters Pub transforms into a donation hub for the EXTRAordinary GIVE With a view from our gem of a location on Christian Street in Lancaster City, we have seen some wonderful things! From the lighting of the Christmas tree in Penn Square to the groups of rosy cheeked patrons touring downtown on St. Patty’s Day. We…

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Enjoy Wines from Around the World

Wine Dinner at Characters Pub Located in the heart of downtown Lancaster, we strive to bring a diverse mix of flavors and cultures to our restaurant. From our Olé Wednesdays to our Pasta de Jour, we want you to come and enjoy flavors and textures from our region and beyond. Our next Spirit Dinner on Wednesday,…

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