Warm spring air, sweetened by the newly green landscape is inviting you to get outside, shake off the winter chill and enjoy a refreshing Great Outdoors getaway!
Pennsylvania’s state flower, the Mountain Laurel, is perhaps the most beautiful of native American shrubs and can be seen blossoming in June throughout our forestlands. The most popular being the Laurel Fields in Clear Creek State Forest.
PAGO BBQ Tour
Bring the family and come enjoy some of the best BBQ in the region! Each stop offers something different than the last with one thing in common – some delicious food! Live music and entertainment, competitions, kids activities, and more.
Ridgway Chainsaw Carvers Rendezvous
Carvers from across the nation and around the world will gather in the beautiful little town of Ridgway to transform hardwood logs into life-sized works of wildlife art, large totem poles and abstract pieces with their saws and hand tools. You’ll find everything from bears to birds to the downright bizarre.
- Attention shutterbugs! Grab your cameras and hit the trails. Our area boasts many scenic vistas and overlooks including Beartown Rocks and Brady’s Bend. You will definitely want to check out the Mountain Laurel between mid May and early June to witness the state flower during full bloom! Share your photos on our facebook page!
- Horsing Around! The horses want to stretch their legs too! Experience the Great Outdoors on horseback. Outfitters and guides provide enjoyable experiences for all levels of riders. View elk and other wildlife while horseback riding. Camping is also available along with an equestrian friendly Bed & Breakfast!
- Festivals, Fairs and Celebrations are plentiful this time of year and well into summer. The best part of small towns is celebrating big! We celebrate syrup, flowers, Indians, peanut butter, Autumn leaves, groundhogs and more! Come celebrate with us and make some memories! Visit our event calendar to start planning your trip!
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