Top Ten Reasons to Live in Lititz, PA
Lititz, PA, is “America’s Coolest Small Town” as voted by Budget Travel Magazine. Known for combining the charm of small town living with urban sophistication, Lititz is home to quaint shops, unique restaurants and distinctive culture.
You can't beat the Lititz location. Daytrips to Philadelphia or even New York are easy. It's a short drive from the beautiful farmlands of Lancaster County. But best of all, it’s minutes from your new home at Traditions of America at Lititz.
Pull up a chair at Pop’s Coffee Shoppe and be sure to order their special combination hot chocolate and coffee drink, Traditions HotChoffee, inspired by our over 55 community! Then pull out this list of ten reasons why we think you'll love living in Lititz.
Traditions of America at Lititz has the best of both worlds – the quiet and scenic splendor of Pennsylvania Dutch Country’s rolling hills combined with the charm and energy of Downtown Lititz just minutes from your door.
Serving as the birthplace of the pretzel, the home of one of the longest-standing chocolate factories and a historic infirmary during the American Revolution, Lititz is one of the most historic small towns in the nation.
Both Downtown Lititz and the greater Lancaster area are known for their arts and culture. The Annual Art Show in the Park is one of the most attended events, while the nearby Lancaster’s Keystone Art & Culture Center features a spacious gallery, working bronze foundry and artists’ studios.
When it comes to shopping, Downtown Lititz has an option with just what you’re looking for whether it’s the latest fashions, a unique gift or home décor.
For a small town, Lititz offers an amazing array of dining choices from fine cuisine to casual sidewalk seating perfect for people-watching.
The Lititz Farmers Market features fresh produce and fruit grown by local farmers, as well as baked goods, meats, eggs, jellies, flowers, plants and more.
Lititz Springs Park is home to many community events including the Annual Fourth of July Celebration, the Annual Art Show in the Park, antique shows, Teddy Bear Day in the Park, the Chocolate Walk and Christmas in the Park.
Lititz hosts numerous festivals throughout the year including the Annual Artisans’ Porchwalk featuring arts and crafts displayed on private porches and lawns. The Downtown Merchants host Second Friday Historic Downtown Lititz with live entertainment and fun activities. The Annual Lititz Chocolate Walk is a widely-attended “Chocolate for Charity” event which sells out quickly.
Feel safe and secure in your new home located in an area named the third safest metro area in the United States in 2010.
The Lititz and Lancaster area are home to many quality hospitals including Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Lancaster Regional Medical Center and Lancaster General Hospital, as well as healthcare-related services.