- Finally: the Ephrata Brewfest!
- The fallout of 11 MC bomb threats
- Memorial Day Parade
- Second Friday the 13th
- Farmers market opens May 21
- Hello (again), Dolly!
- Kreider Farms opens silo observation tower
- ‘Hello, Dolly!’ opens Thursday at EPAC
- ‘Somewhereville Station’ revisits the 50s and 60s
- Manheim Downtown Development Group will dissolve
Taste of the Town – March 12, 2014 Edition
You know that spring cannot be far away when St. Patrick’s Day approaches. And after the long snowy winter, spring seems like the end of the rainbow.
At Lily’s on Main, they will be celebrating the wearin’ o’ the green with great Irish fare menu items like Irish Cheddar Fondue with Dubliner cheddar cheese and Irish soda bread for dipping; Irish Pub Salad with pistachios, house-smoked bacon and orange pomegranate dressing; Irish Fish and Crab Cakes featuring flounder, crab and potato cakes with Irish cheddar creamed spinach, and Bangers & Mash in a classic onion gravy.
With spring on the way, try the Early Spring Risotto & Diver Scallops, with housesmoked bacon and sweet pea coulis. Or have the Smoked Salmon & Trout appetizer with cucumber onion slaw for a hint of springtime refreshment. Whether for lunch, dinner, Sunday brunch, or after a show Lily’s on Main is a wonderful spot for dining.
Lily’s is also the ideal spot for wedding receptions, birthday parties, and special events. With banquet space that can seat up to 200 and a beautiful view of Ephrata, they will make any occasion extra special. Businesses can even rent the Theatre for presentations, conferences, meetings and more.Downstairs from the restaurant, Ephrata Main Theatre is one of the area’s favorite entertainment venues. The Theatre has popular rst-run lms and you can even enjoy beer, wine, or cocktails during the shows. The latest movies are Son of God and Mr. Peabody & Sherman, with Divergent, Muppets Most Wanted, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Amazing Spider-Man 2, Rio 2, and How to Train Your Dragon 2 all coming soon.
Ephrata Main Theatre also has live music and entertainment, including Pioneer Fire Company hosting Raymond the Amish Comic on Saturday, March 22 at 8 pm for a special 18 and older show. Tickets are $15.00 and all ticket proceeds support the Fire Company. Then on Sunday, April 6, at 8 p.m. WXPN Welcomes Shawn Mullins with Special Guest Max Gomez. The concert will highlight the music of Mullins, the Atlanta-based singer/songwriter and bandleader known for his lyrical talents. Tickets are $25.00.
Located in the beautiful Brossman Building overlooking Ephrata, both has a sleek 20’s era décor with crisp red & black linens and deco inspired accents. Lily’s on Main is open for dinner nightly 4 pm – 9pm, lunch Monday through Saturday 11 am – 2 pm, Sunday Brunch 11 am – 2 pm, and they hava late night bar and lite fare menu Friday & Saturday nights until 11 pm. Ephrata Main Theatre is open nightly for movies (please see their website for an up-to-date schedule).
For reservations and information on special events or banquets, call the restaurant at 717.738.2711 or visit their website, www.lilysonmain.com. For movie and concert information, check out the website at www.ephratamain.com, or call 717.733.9098.