Upcoming Recreation Events (updated February 25, 2019)

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For more information on all Recreation programs, please visit www.yorktownshiprec.com (external site).


– Winter Discount Tickets have arrived! Contact the Recreation Department at 717 741-3861 x142 for more information!  

– Summer Discount Tickets will soon arrive!  Keep an eye out for the list of summer discount tickets!

– Franks Theater Movie Tickets are available

                        Window Price                         Selling Price                                Total Savings
Gold*                    $9.50                                        $7.50                                        $2.00
Platinum**            $9.50                                        $8.50                                        $1.00
*Gold Ticket—This ticket is good for one ticket; however, it is not valid during the first two weeks of a film’s release or when film/studio restrictions apply (see www.franktheatres.com for restrictions).
**Platinum Ticket—This ticket is good for one ticket and can be used on opening weekends.

Tickets do not include upgrades for IMAX, 3D, etc.


Clean out your kids closets and under their beds and join us on Saturday, April 6 from 8am – 12pm for the Kids’ Only Yard Sale! All items must be child related, wholesale items not permitted! Spots are $10 per parking spot!


Join us, rain or shine, on Saturday, April 13 for the York Township Annual Egg Hunts! Tickets on sale beginning March 1! All tickets must be purchased in advance at the York Township Recreation Office! No tickets sold day of event!

– Canine Egg Hunt – begins at 10:30am at the York Township Park’s Pavilion #1. Owners will bring their dogs to sniff out EGGS-TRA special treats! Tickets for the canine hunt are $1.

– Children’s Egg Hunt – begins at 1pm at York Township Park’s McWilliams Field. Children ages 10 and under are invited to bring their baskets and have a hopping good time! Tickets for the children’s egg hunt are $3.

– Adult Egg Hunt – begins at 5pm at York Township Park. Adults can have fun too!  This event is for the kid in anyone! Must be 21 or older! Tickets for the adult egg hunt are $3.

– Teen Egg Hunt – begins at 8:30pm at York Township Park. This event is for youth in grades 7-12! Search for prizes in the dark, so remember to bring your flashlights! Each hunter will receive a slice of pizza and a can of soda prior to the hunt! Tickets for the teen egg hunt are $3.


York Township Residents ONLY!  It’s that time to bring your unwanted documents for secure, curbside shredding at the York Township Municipal Building on Saturday, May 18 from 11am-1pm! Donation of 2 canned goods per box, limit of 2-3 boxes per person.  Three-ring binders, hard-covered books, newspapers, magazines, plastic objects, metal objects, and electronic media WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED! For larger quantities please contact Linda Marshall at 717-741-3861 x126.


Join us Saturday, June 8 – Sunday, June 9 to celebrate a night of camping with Dad at York Township Park! Bring your tents, sleeping gear and best camp stories, and enjoy a night of games, crafts, hot dog dinner and an outdoor movie! Registration is required! Register at www.yorktownshiprec.com


Join us Friday Nights for an outdoor movie at York Township Park!  Movies begin at dusk, so come early and get settled in!  Concession will be available!

June 14 – Small Foot (PG)

June 21 – Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (PG-13)

*June 28 – The Grinch (PG)

July 12 – Disney’s Christopher Robin (PG)

July 19 – Bumblebee (PG-13)

July 26 – Hotel Transylvania 3 (PG)

August 2 – Incredibles 2 (PG)

Freedom Fireworks will be held prior to the movie on June 28! In the event of inclement weather please call the York Township Hotline at 717-741-3861 x350 or check the York Township Recreation Facebook page.


Will be held on Friday, June 28 prior to the Friday Night Flick at York Township Park! Concessions will be available!

Last updated–February 25, 2019