Brown’s trip, plus ice cream and antiques

While my in-laws were in town visiting last month, we decided to show them some “Only in York County” sights. My father-in-law is a regular reader, so it seemed like a good fit (Hi, Dad!)

Anyway, we started off with a trip to Brown’s Orchards and Farm Market in Springfield Township, where we got some amazing strawberries (perhaps in the form of a pie…), shopped for some plants and heard some live music by the JC Fisher Band in the pavilion.

We had an idea for dinner, but to kill time beforehand, we wandered around Graybeard’s Antiques in Jacobus, where even us “locals” had never been, and it was amazing. Highly recommended for whiling away a day.

We hit dinner at the Corner Stable in Olde Tollgate Village in York Township, where the “Diamond” steaks were fabulous.

And finally, we stopped for some homemade York County ice cream at Handel’s.


It was awesome! Can you think of a better York County summer day? What would your “ideal day” in York County be?

About Joan Concilio

My name is Joan and I'm a lifelong Yorker. Throughout high school and college, I swore I was getting out of here as soon as possible. Now, a few years later, I can't think of anywhere I'd rather be. I love my town, and I hear every day from readers who love their towns, too. So please, connect with me and let's share what makes life in York County great. I'm here to help you enjoy this place as much as I do!
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