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2018 Fashion Forward Wedding Event

If you are looking for your venue and fashion tips for your wedding day, we invite you to this exciting event! Please attend our exclusive Fashion-Forward Wedding Event at Hertzog Homestead Event Venue, featuring StyleOgrapher Toussaint Ulysse who has worked as a Fashion Consultant for GQ, Glamour Magazine, Moet Hennessey and Louis Vuitton. Stay on […]

Our 1892 Farm Corn Sheller in Operation

Top 5 Things NOT To Do at a Bed & Breakfast

Secret Pet Peeves of Innkeepers Revealed! Are you new to the etiquette of staying at bed-and-breakfast? Each one is unique and no two are the same. First, how is a hotel different from a B&B? * Most "B&B’s" are 3-5 rooms. An “Inn” is often larger, some are 8-12 rooms. * Usually, the Innkeeper is the […]

Selfie Contest; Win a Free Night!

Want to win a free night stay at the Hertzog Homestead?! Great, because we are calling all selfie takers! Share your favorite selfie/photo from your last trip to the Homestead. In order to be eligible to win a free night stay you must do the following: Post your photo to any social media forum (Facebook, Twitter, […]

Sunday Night Relax Series

Reserve your spot for a unique and relaxing Caribbean style evening including wine and drinks and appetizers at the award winning Hertzog Homestead Bed & Breakfast, followed by a fun, hands-on workshop, with an experienced Licensed Massage Therapist, focusing on how to give a great massage. Sunday, August 20 from 7 PM to 9 PM. […]

K. Scott Hertzog unveils new book on history of historic Hertzog Homestead at free event

Ephrata, PA (July 1, 2017) – The Hertzog Homestead, along with Masthof Press, is pleased to announce K. Scott Hertzog is releasing his new book My First 250 Years: The Story of The Hertzog Homestead. Hertzog is the 8th generation descendant from an unbroken family bloodline to live on the original Jacob N. Metzler Plantation, […]

Kristen Anselmo Hertzog to be recognized for achievements in the 2017 Women of Influence Awards

Ephrata, PA (April 7, 2017) – Hertzog Homestead is pleased to announce that it’s Business Owner, Kristen Anselmo Hertzog, has been named an award recipient of the 2017 Women of Influence awards. Kristen was selected as one of the top nominees by the judges for her leadership and achievements within Hertzog Homestead, as well as […]

The Wright Choice: Kate Wright joins the Hertzog Homestead Team as Event Manager

Hertzog Homestead in Ephrata has enjoyed much success in the past 14 years including the Bicentennial Farm and Home Award and features in local and regional business publications. After renovations were complete in the historic bank barn, circa 1740s, Hertzog Homestead opened its doors as a premiere event venue in Lancaster County. Kate Wright recently […]

Celebrating Love

This October, Paul and Diana celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary at Hertzog Homestead Barn Event Venue. They were joined by their closest family and friends, some traveled from different states. The night was filled with chatter and laughter.  There were games of trivia, food, singing, dancing and a hayride. The kids even had their own […]

An Evening at J.J. Jeffries

As a Lancaster native, I am well aware that there are two distinctive scenes represented within the county borders: bucolic, rolling farmland deeply rooted in tradition, and the blossoming artistic flare of downtown Lancaster city with its Gallery Row and other attractions. My experience at John J. Jeffries was doubly impressive then, as they harnessed […]

A Girls Night Away Review

We all need a getaway once in a while. Life gets busy, work days are long, and by the end of the week we are all worn out. I was definitely feeling that way after a week of constant interviews and meetings. So when I had the opportunity to stay at Herzog Homestead I was […]

Cavod Theater Brings Quality Family Shows to Both Local and Out of Town Guests Alike!

Cavod Theater, conveniently located a 10 minute drive through for the farmland from Hertzog Homestead, presents high-quality, family friendly musicals and plays throughout the year. In July, the theatrical musical Honk Jr. based on the storybook, tells the story of an odd little duck named Ugly and the search for his mother. The innkeepers nine-year-old […]