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Win Cash Prizes With Your Photos of the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors

Win Cash Prizes With Your Photos of the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors

As you enjoy the endless adventures and destinations of the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors region on your vacation or weekend getaway, make sure to capture your memories on camera! The Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Visitors Bureau is holding a series of photo contests over the next year, and you could win up to $100 for your entry.

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The Legend of Richard Slyhoff’s Attempt to Outsmart the Devil

The Legend of Richard Slyhoff’s Attempt to Outsmart the Devil

The great unknown of life after death has perplexed humankind since the dawn of time, and for some, the fear of the unknown leads to some curious circumstances. One man’s attempt to outsmart Lucifer in the 1860s has created a quirky destination in northern Jefferson County for curiosity seekers as well as ministers, who use the attraction and the legend as a lesson on the inescapable power of God.

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Check Out Clarion County’s Oldest Independence Day Event

Check Out Clarion County’s Oldest Independence Day Event

Each Independence Day, throngs of visitors travel to the small town of Lucinda in northern Clarion County for St. Joseph’s Annual 4th of July Celebration, now in its 79th year at St. Joseph’s Church. Over the decades, this event has grown far beyond the congregation, and many attendees come back year after year to enjoy the festival they loved from childhood.

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Celebrate Your Love for Clarion

Celebrate Your Love for Clarion

If you’re coming to the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors region for an Independence Day vacation, makes some time to join in on the “I Love Clarion” celebration on July 3 and enjoy a live slice of Americana in this charming university town.

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Nature’s Light Show

Nature’s Light Show

For a few weeks every June, the hills, valleys, forests, and fields of the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors region come alive with light, playing host to millions of fireflies, including the rare synchronous firefly, one of Mother Nature’s most enchanting phenomena.

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Hit and Miss History at the Coolspring Power Museum

Hit and Miss History at the Coolspring Power Museum

The Coolspring Power Museum in southern Jefferson County showcases the largest and most historically significant collection of internal combustion stationary gas engines in the U.S., and it invites the public to learn about these fascinating machines and their role in the Industrial Revolution.

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Events

august

2018wed15aug(aug 15)12:00 amsat18(aug 18)11:59 pmFeaturedKnox Horse Thief Days12:00 am - 11:59 pm (18) EST Downtown Knox and surrounding area Knox PA 16232Counties:ClarionCategory:Fairs & Festivals,Featured

2018thu16aug(aug 16)12:00 amsun19(aug 19)11:59 pmFeaturedTionesta Indian Festival12:00 am - 11:59 pm (19) EST TionestaCounties:ForestCategory:Fairs & Festivals,Music

2018sat18aug(aug 18)8:00 amsun19(aug 19)8:00 pmFeaturedElk Expo8:00 am - 8:00 pm (19) EST Elk Country Visitor Center, 950 Winslow Hill Rd, Benezette, PACounties:ElkCategory:Children’s Events,Fairs & Festivals,Featured,Music,Nature & Wildlife,Outdoor Adventure,State Parks: Events & Programs

2018sun26aug1:00 pmsun5:00 pmFeaturedSt. Mary's Airport Drag Races1:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST St. Mary's Airport, 159 Cessna Road, St. Marys, PACounties:ElkCategory:Featured,Outdoor Adventure,Sports

september

2018sat08sep10:00 amsat3:00 pmFeaturedWojack Weekend in Punxsutawney10:00 am - 3:00 pm EST Weather Discovery Center, 201 N. Findley St, Punxsutawney, PACounties:JeffersonCategory:Children’s Events,Featured,Other

2018fri14sep(sep 14)11:00 amsun16(sep 16)5:00 pmFeaturedBavarian Fall Fest11:00 am - 5:00 pm (16) EST St. Mary's Chamber, 53 S. St. Marys St, St. Mary's, PACounties:ElkCategory:Fairs & Festivals,Featured

2018sat15sep(sep 15)10:00 amsun16(sep 16)5:00 pmFeaturedCoolspring Power Museum Open Day10:00 am - 5:00 pm (16) EST Coolspring Power Museum, 179 Coolspring Rd., Coolspring, 179 Coolspring RdCounties:JeffersonCategory:Featured,History & Heritage

2018thu27sep(sep 27)7:00 pmsat29(sep 29)4:00 pmFeaturedMarienville Oktoberfest7:00 pm - 4:00 pm (29) EST Marienville, Main St, Marienville, PACounties:ForestCategory:Fairs & Festivals,Featured

2018sat29sep(sep 29)12:00 amsun07oct(oct 7)11:59 pmFeaturedAutumn Leaf Festival12:00 am - (october 7) 11:59 pm EST Clarion, Main St, Clarion, PACounties:ClarionCategory:Arts,Children’s Events,Crafts & Markets,Fairs & Festivals,Featured,Food & Wine

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