Discover the perfect summer outing to enjoy the season or beat the heat. Grab a scoop of some of the best ice cream around. Find inspiration for your next trip to the Laurel Highlands. Hear some joyful noise at summer concerts and live music events at a local winery, brewery, restaurant, or indoor and outdoor theaters. 

Things to Do

Critter Country Animal FarmCritter Country Animal Farm
From alpacas to zebras, and a 2 toed sloth to a kangaroo, see exotic and domestic animals up-close. With such a wide variety and over 250 animals, it’s sure to be an exciting outing that everyone can enjoy. 

Evergreen Drive In
Have a classic summer night at the drive in. See a double feature, and spend a nostalgic night, reminiscent of the good old days. 


Harbor Inn Restaurant & Lounge
Known for steak and seafood dishes, the Harbor Inn is a charming, local eatery. Enjoy the summer breeze from the outside patio. 

Stone House Restaurant & Country Inn
Nothing sounds better in July than good ol’ BBQ. Order some jumbo wings tossed in signature sauces or rubs, and enjoy other fantastic creations and classic dishes in this casual restaurant. 

Ice Cream

Ligonier CreameryLigonier Creamery
Get a taste of the unique flavors, classic treats, and special recipes at Ligonier Creamery.
Moo Echo Dairy
Grab a milkshake or a scoop of some sweet Moo Echo Dairy ice cream.  Take home some dried goodies for later, or buy some cheeses and other dairy products. 


Stone Villa Wine Cellars
Relax on the garden patio, and enjoy fine wines in this incredible setting. Sample snack pairings and hear live music during their special events. 


Glades Court Mall & Newberry Place
Shop small at the mall for unique items, gifts, and home accents.

Uniontown Mall
Before you know it, the kids will be back in school. Stop by the Uniontown Mall after your adventures in the Laurel Highlands, and start checking things off your back-to-school shopping list. 

Family Fun

Yogi BearYogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™
Make a splash at Yogi Bear’s Wetlands at Jellystone Park™, relax at the lower pool, have a battle at Water Wars, ride several waterslides, and play in the Spray Zone.