Tag - Festivals and Events

Happy Mother's Day

Mother’s Day is this Sunday! Did you forget? It’s okay. Your secret is safe with me. If you’re looking for some inspiration to properly honor and celebrate your mom, your grandma, your step-mom, your mother-in-law, or a mother-like figure, take a peek at this list of cool things to see or do. For a full list of Mother’s…

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We can all feel spring in the air. This warmer weather, plus shaking off quarantine-cabin-fever, has me ready to start gardening for the first time in my life. Whether you are a complete novice like me, or an experienced Master Gardener like many of the volunteers at our local historic and cultural sites, this month’s episode is all about…

Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra

Faced with numerous restrictions, it would've been easy for many theatre productions and arts organizations to shut down and try again in 2021. But here in the Laurel Highlands, the pandemic has made our vibrant arts and cultural organizations innovate and expand in exciting new ways. See all of the new and exciting methods our region is using…

Somerset Fireworks

Put on your red, white and blue, get outdoors and celebrate the 4th of July in the Laurel Highlands with your friends and family! Grab your blanket, set up a chair and check out the best places to see Independence Day fireworks in Westmoreland, Fayette and Somerset counties in 2020. Fireworks Over Fayette - June 27 Our Fourth of July celebrations…

Fresh Finds: A Farmers' Market Guide

With travel and shopping beginning to reopen in our region, Laurel Highlands farmers’ markets will soon be open for business! There is something special about shopping local, buying the freshest ingredients possible and getting insider tips and advice from the growers and craftsmen at the market. In addition to getting deals on unique items,…

Animal Crossing in the Laurel Highlands

Animal Crossing in the Laurel Highlands

Friday, March 20, 2020 2:00 PM by Allyson Null

If you're a 90s baby or a video game lover, you're probably at least familiar with the game Animal Crossing. You know, the one where you (the only human) walk around a village filled with animal neighbors. Even the mayor is a tortoise. Well, if you didn't already know, the newest Animal Crossing game, New Horizons, is out now on…

Snowshoeing in the Laurel Highlands

2020 is a leap year! Which just means that there is one extra day this weekend to fill with exciting and unique events while exploring the beautiful Laurel Highlands. Make February 29 count! Devout Brewing Company's Girl Scout Cookie Pairing Flights - Feb. 28 - March 1 View this post on Instagram A…

Wholehearter Yoga

A 3-Day, 3-Night Trip Winter isn't just for snuggles indoors, winter is for wellness. Cozy up and plan for an enriching, restorative journey through Pennsylvania's Laurel Highlands. This itinerary will keep your group fulfilled with peaceful moments, hands-on activities, lively experiences and inspiring workshops. This is the perfect way…

Nemacolin Woodlands Resort Spa

A 3-Day, 2-Night Trip Keep up your New Year's resolution with a tour featuring healthy lifestyle and hands-on workshops, food and wine sampling, live entertainment and bucket list experiences only found in Pennsylvania's Laurel Highlands! Day One Experience the fun, joy and healing of a group drum circle and meditation at Sage Wellness…

Where to Celebrate the New Year in the Laurel Highlands Seven Springs

In a few days, not only will we begin a new year, but also a new decade! Start 2020 off right at one of the many New Year’s Eve parties in the Laurel Highlands. There's an event for everyone, from wine enthusiasts to families. Cheers! 🥂 Seven Springs Mountain Resort View this post on Instagram 2019 once…

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