Schedule and Pricing - Magic Lantern Show

2017 Shows for Individual Theatergoers

This is My Country – Patriotic Magic Lantern Show Adults: $16.95 Children (4-12): $11.95

Shows at 7:00PM only, Tuesday – Saturday from July 1 – September 2. Additional showing on Monday, July 3 and Monday, September 4

A Christmas Journey – Christmas Magic Lantern Show Adults: $16.95 Children (4-12): $11.95

Shows at 2:00PM and 7:00PM (Christmas Eve 2:00PM show only, New Year’s Eve 12:00PM show only)

November 24 & 25

December 2, 9 & 16

December 19-30 (Shows Tuesday – Saturday, at 2:00PM and 7:00 PM.) No shows Christmas Day

December 24 2:00PM show ONLY

December 31 12:00PM show ONLY


Buy the exclusive National Christmas Center / Magic Lantern Show COMBO package online and save $7.50 per adult. The National Christmas Center, just 10 minutes from the Plain & Fancy Theater, is one of the world’s greatest collections of Christmas memorabilia, walk through displays, and exhibits. It’s the perfect complement to the “Christmas Journey” show. Package price: $21.95 ages 13+, $16.95 ages 4-12.

Tickets also make great Christmas gifts!

Tickets may also be purchased in person at the box office or by phone at 717.768.8400 ext. 210. Show duration is approximately 90 minutes.

Other Showings

You are welcome to also join one of the private 50-minute group Shows. Tickets are not sold online, but may be purchased 15 minutes before showtime on the day of the show in the box office. We will post here the show dates and times for upcoming dates every week. We suggest calling the box office a week in advance of the show to confirm the time and let us know how many in your party plan to attend. 717-768-8400, ext.210.

There are no available group shows at this time. Please check the list of our currently scheduled retail shows.


The Plain & Fancy Theater is operated by the Amish Experience, located on the property of Plain & Fancy Farm, Route 340, between Bird-in-Hand and Intercourse. Get Directions

Be sure to discover all the other activities, tours, buggy rides, food, and lodging available at the Amish Experience at Plain & Fancy Farm by exploring our website. We look forward to seeing you!

Shows for Groups (20+)

For a very special treat for groups visiting Amish Country, include a Magic Lantern Show (show duration approximately 45 minutes) at the Plain & Fancy Theater. Daytime and evening shows on the hour can be easily arranged through our group department for groups of 20 or more.

  • Bible Stories Show 
  • This Is My Country! – A Patriotic Show
  • Victorian Christmas
  • Underground Railroad Experience

Download a color PDF of all the Magic Lantern information.

Contact us for discounted group pricing at 800-555-2303, ext. 214, 217, or 218, or by email.