Ever heard of a bad cheap date? Well, it can be a good thing! If you are looking forward to going on a date and live in Lancaster, there is plenty to do to keep your time as happy as your wallet. Check out these six cheap or free activities with the next person that you meet.


Central Market

The Central Market has been a staple in Lancaster for over 200 years. It is overflowing with local food and culture. The Central Market is an exceptional place to explore: have a bit to eat, find a random trinket that catches your new love’s attention and get to know each other.


Lancaster Brewing Company

When you love local history but are in the mood for a drink, you and your date can tour the Lancaster Brewing Company. For just a few bucks, you can see how they make microbrews, the history of the area and brewery, and bond over a unique taste of Lancaster.



Professor Hacker’s Lost Treasure Golf

Everyone loves a game of mini golf! While it is an old date troupe, it is still a well-loved and fun idea for a date. For just a few bucks, you can let loose and have fun while getting to know each other through the 18 holes at Professor Hacker’s Lost Treasure Golf.



AAA Buggy Rides

A romantic buggy ride around rural Central Pennsylvania and Amish Country, you and your date can simply enjoy time together in the beautiful scenery of the area. A 45 to 60 buggy tour Lancaster county is sure to create a calm, romantic mood for you and your date.



Through the Fire Studios

If you are looking for something fascinating and unique for a moment with someone special, take a tour of Through the Fire Studios. You can also take classes for all skill levels and take a workshop. This place will impress your date with an unforgettable experience.



Intercourse Pretzel Factory

Getting a bite to eat is essential for any occasion. At the Intercourse Pretzel Factory, you and your partner can take a free tour of the factory. See how the pretzels are made and learn about the rich heritage of one of the few hand-twisted pretzel joints in the region. After a hands-on demonstration, have a taste of these homemade pretzels.



Luckily for all of us, there is an abundance of cheap free things to do in Lancaster PA. In a beautiful area known for its quaint rural atmosphere and Amish Country, there is a lot to see and do.