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Posts from January 2017

Golfer's Paradise

Friday, January 6, 2017 11:00 AM by Allyson Null

A 4-Day, 3-Night Trip Fore! Pack your favorite clubs, or plan to rent a quality set, and head to the region that is the birthplace of legendary golfer, "The King," Arnold Palmer. Discover our award-winning courses paired with amazing views and pristine greens. The Laurel Highlands scores a hole-in-one when it comes to offering courses…

Festival Brings Oz to Somerset

Friday, January 6, 2017 8:00 AM by Sheena Baker

The sidewalks may not be made of yellow bricks, but there’ll be no place like Somerset during the 22 nd Annual Fire & Ice Festival January 13-15. Hosted annually by Somerset Inc. , the Fire & Ice Festival has drawn thousands of visitors to the streets of Uptown Somerset each Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend since the event’s…

17 Things Not to Miss in 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017 5:00 PM by Cassandra Rupert

Make 2017 a year to remember in the Laurel Highlands with these bucket list destinations, events, and activities. Gear up for an adrenaline pumping adventure, get a taste of local flavors, explore a new place, or revisit a classic attraction. These Laurel Highlands essentials will keep you busy all year-round! 1. Kick off the New Year at Laurel…

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