Check out what we’re loving this month!
We're getting ready to say goodbye to Winter and hello to spring. From maple tastings and tubing fun to hearty foods and fantastic brews, find out what we’re excited about this month, and discover great ideas for your next trip to the Laurel Highlands!
Things to Do
On March 12-13th, check out the 2016 Maple Weekend Taste & Tour, where you can sample many Somerset County maple products in and around Somerset County. Many places will have displays and samples, like Baer Bros. Maple Camp. Baer Bros. collects sap from over 4,000 taps. Bring the kids to tap their own maple tree and sample spotza. Maple products made in Somerset will be available for purchase.
Take a trip to Somerset Historical Center for a tour of the rural history museum. Learn more about life in rural southwestern PA and the maple sugaring heritage of Somerset County. On March 12-13th, visit the historical center to celebrate Somerset County's maple heritage with a wagon ride through the Sugar Camp, an early Spotza Party, and more. See maple sugaring equipment and watch artisans make the items for the maple sugar camp. On March 19th, check out the Pysanky Egg Workshop, where you can learn the art of pysanky eggs and decorate your own to take home.
In this converted farmhouse and former speakeasy, enjoy seasonal Italian food, live music every Thursday and Friday evening in the bar and lounge, wine tastings, cooking classes, and many other special events.
Denunzio’s Italian Restaurant
Whether you’re flying in, headed out of town, or just visiting Latrobe’s Arnold Palmer Regional Airport, Denunzio’s is a can’t miss Italian dining experience. Watch planes take off while you enjoy a variety of classic Italian dishes.
Stop by on Saturdays from 12pm-6pm and get a growler full of craft beer at Bloom Brew for your weekend of fun. Their 24 taps feature a wide variety and the selection changes weekly.
Roadman’s Country Living
Shop for gifts, home accents, and unique items at Roadman’s Country Living. You never know what special thing you’ll find.
At Kerber’s the tubing fun never stops. In fact, it lasts all-season, with or without snow, and rain or shine. Take the whole family, or grab your friends for a day of riding and laughs at Kerber’s.
Westmoreland Museum of American Art
Visit the museum on March 26th for Family Day, and let the kids have fun with the art activities, scavenger hunts and more. Also, take advantage of the museum shop discounts. Can't make it for family day? Any day is a good day to visit the museum, especially with the delicious creations at the museum's lunch cart, a permanent cafe cart with food from The Supper Club at the Greensburg Train Station.