Optional Convention Activities

During EPA 2021, registered attendees will have three optional group activities. While they are each free, advance registration is required. Check the activities you want to attend during the registration process or send an email to director@evangelicalpress.com to add an activity if you have already registered for the convention.

MCC Tour and Service Project

Wednesday, April 28 — 12:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Early arrivals will have the opportunity to participate in a tour and service project at the Mennonite Central Committee’s Material Resources Center. Board a bus at the hotel and travel to the town of Ephrata, PA, where you witness firsthand the worldwide humanitarian work of MCC. Then put your hands to work preparing relief supplies for refugees.

Sight & Sound Theatre Live Show

Thursday, April 29 — 2:15 p.m. to 6:00 p.m

Sight & Sound Theatre is providing complimentary tickets for all registered attendees to attend their live production of “Esther.” Experience one of the most riveting Bible stories of the Old Testament as it comes to life with magnificent sets, special effects, and live animals in this original stage production.

Set in the opulent yet perilous Persian Empire, QUEEN ESTHER is a captivating tale of beauty and bravery. Esther’s ordinary life changed forever when she was taken through the palace doors, entering a new world of royalty and risk. With a crown on her head and a secret in her heart, can she find the courage to trust in God’s plan and believe that she was made for such a time as this?

Museum of the Bible Media Tour

Saturday, May 1 — 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Board a luxury coach for the 2-1/2 hour ride to Washington, D.C. and spend five hours in the Museum of the Bible exploring at your leisure with lunch provided complimentary by the Museum. The bus is expected to have you back in Lancaster by about 6:00 p.m.

Museum of the Bible is a global, innovative, educational institution whose purpose is to invite all people to engage with the transformative power of the Bible. Through interactive exhibits and cutting-edge technology, they bring guests an immersive, personal experience with the impact, narrative, and history of the Bible. Whether you want to explore the Bible more deeply or are discovering it for the first time, Museum of the Bible has something for you.