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Laurel Highlands Winter Bucket List

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 1:00 PM by Allyson Null

If you're looking for activities to keep yourself busy and entertained during this year's chilly season , look no further than the Laurel Highlands! Below is a sampling of recommendations to add to your winter bucket list. Not only will you have a blast, you will more than likely leave the region with a few new hobbies! Take an Art Class…

Is your stomach growling louder than our whitewater rapids? Chow down at 12 of the best restaurants in the Laurel Highlands, according to TripAdvisor reviews from visitors like you! Make sure you Instagram your grub by using #LaurelHighlands and reserve a spot early, as these restaurants tend to book quickly. Chef Dato's Table It can be easy…

Winter Fishing in the Laurel Highlands

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 9:00 AM by Adam Brown

Pennsylvania is a wonderful place for outdoor activities all year round. The beautiful scenery and natural resources make it the perfect state for hiking, skiing, camping and especially fishing. Pennsylvania is the perfect place to do some winter fishing. This is especially true in Pennsylvania's Laurel Highlands, where there are many…

Grab your mittens, kittens! It’s the most wonderful time of the year for festivals in the Laurel Highlands. Take a sleigh ride, sip some hot cocoa and get ready for Santa to come to town! Overly's Country Christmas Nov. 29 - Jan. 1 Step back in time with old-fashioned traditions and treats at Overly’s Country Christmas . Take a…

2018 Light Up Nights in the Laurel Highlands

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 2:00 PM by Allyson Null

Not in the holiday spirit? Is your heart three sizes too small? Lose your inner Grinch at these magical light-up nights throughout the Laurel Highlands that are sure to leave you and your family full of cheer! Irwin Light Up Night Thursday, Nov. 15 Downtown Irwin's Light Up Night is jam-packed with fun activities. At 4 p.m., Main Street will…

You said "Yes!" and now it's time to find the perfect place to say "I Do" that is just as beautiful as the love you share. Regardless of which venue in the region that you choose, your guests are guaranteed to love the quaint, intimate feeling of your Laurel Highlands wedding. Oak Lodge Escape reality and start your fairy…

Fall Wines of the Laurel Highlands

Thursday, October 25, 2018 10:00 AM by Jared Bundy

As the leaves change, so does the wine selection at picturesque wineries throughout the Laurel Highlands. Find out what's new off of the grapevine along with exciting events and more with our Laurel Highlands fall wine preview. Bella Terra Vineyards With a huge wine list and stunning outdoor seating to watch the fall colors, Bella Terra is a…

With eight state parks , two state forests and 11 state game lands, the Laurel Highlands is full of beautiful landscape, flora and fauna. Not only is it great for a stroll through the area, but the land also makes a perfect spot for artists. If you’re looking for a bit of inspiration or a new muse, why not visit some of the wonderful sites…

Laurel Highlands Fall Checklist

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 10:00 AM by Allyson Null

The trees are turning color and the leaves are slowly falling. Fall is here! That means it is now perfectly acceptable to wear sweaters and eat and drink everything pumpkin flavored! The Laurel Highlands always has something fun to do during every season, but fall brings unique, festive opportunities. Not sure what fall in the Laurel Highlands has…

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