Mount Gretna, PA
Mount Gretna is a borough in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States. It is part of the Lebanon, PAMetropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 242 at the 2000 census. It is a popular place in the summer, for it has a nationally-ranked juriedart show (third weekend in August), jazz and chamber musicconcerts, lectures, book reviews, and an annual tour of historic homes and cottages (1st Saturday in August). The community also has a roller rink, lake, open-air playhouse, miniature golf course, several restaurants, playgrounds, and an award-winning ice cream parlor known as the Jigger Shop. The surrounding area, which includes seven distinct neighborhoods, has a year-round population estimated at 1,500 persons. Summertime population increases to about 2,500. Mount Gretna is located at 401447N762822W / 40.24639N 76.47278W / 40.24639; -76.47278 (40.246525, -76.472899).