Category Archives: Crispus Attucks

Wingstock recap: See videos and photos of eating competitions, chicken chunkin’

Talk about running around like a chicken with its head cut off… Wingstock had me crisscrossing Santander Stadium’s plaza Saturday afternoon. But I got some fun photos and videos. Think: People with egg yolk spattered on their faces, people wolfing … Continue reading

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FlipSide guide 6/19/14: Summer Solstice, Codorus Blast, Wingstock, Penn-Mar Irish Festival

Find out what’s up this weekend. And check out more events in our newsletter and on our regional pages. Summer Solstice guide: Make the most of the longest day of the year. — Set your alarm and greet the sun … Continue reading

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FlipSide guide 2/27/14: Tour de Tanks, PA Garden Show of York, Fourth Fridays

Find out what’s up this weekend. Find more events in our newsletter. Oscars: Check out our predictions and join a chat 7 p.m. Sunday on FlipSide’s Facebook page. Restaurant Week York: The event continues through Saturday. Check out foodie photos … Continue reading

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FlipSide guide 2/6/14: York Area Sports Night, Black History Month events, Indie wedding show

Find out what’s up this weekend. Find more events in our newsletter. ICYMI: Read about what’s going on during the #ILoveYorkCity First Friday. Find a guide to the Winter Olympics. And get tickets to some big York Fair shows. Celebrate … Continue reading

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Crispus Attucks sponsors Black History Month Lecture Series

February is Black History Month. Learn more through The Crispus Attucks Association’s Black History Month Lecture Series. The public is invited to free lectures at The Early Learning Center, 50 E. Boundary Ave., York. The events will include light refreshments … Continue reading

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York area events to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

MLK Image Awards luncheon: The Black Ministers Association of York will honor those who have served the community during the first MLK Image Awards Luncheon 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, at the Holiday Inn Holidome, 2000 Loucks Road, West Manchester … Continue reading

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Wingstock, laser show planned this weekend at Sovereign Bank Stadium in York

There isn’t going to be a chicken-and-egg problem in York this weekend. Wingstock – a new event that celebrates all things poultry – will take over Sovereign Bank Stadium. Cindy Leiphart, development director for Crispus Attucks Association, said proceeds will … Continue reading

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Crispus Attucks announces Wingstock York fundraiser slated for July 6

The Crispus Attucks Association will host the first Wingstock York family festival July 6 at Sovereign Bank Stadium, 5 Brooks Robinson Way, York. The festivities will include a wing-eating contest, crowing contest and egg roulette. There will also be a … Continue reading

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United Way of York County hosts Downtown Positive Art Initiative on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

In conjunction with the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, United Way of York County will host the Second Annual Downtown Positive Art Initiative. Local works of art will be on display at York City Hall and throughout York … Continue reading

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Take a digital tour of York’s hidden art

I’ve been covering the arts in York for about five years. I’ve attended many events, gallery openings and concerts. During my time here, I also learned about its history and found some hidden gems. So, when I decided to cover this Downtown Inc-led tour, I doubted I would learn much. I was wrong.

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