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Posts from June 2016

Off the Vines and Hops Crawl Sip unique flavors at these locations, and bring your friends for a brewery, distillery, and winery crawl through the Laurel Highlands. Use this list as your summer savings checklist or make it a weekend itinerary. Christian W. Klay Winery Enjoy the total wine experience at Christian W. Klay Winery with a tasting. Use…

Did you catch a glimpse of the Laurel Highlands in two of the most recent episodes of ABC’s hit reality romance series “The Bachelorette?” Some of the Bachelorette’s activities with her dates may have seemed like Hollywood magic, but each date, activity, and location, extravagant indoor accommodations or rugged outdoor…

CHECK OUT WHAT WE’RE LOVING THIS MONTH! Head to a local park for for a summer day at the lake. Enjoy fresh, local flavor at a restaurant, winery, or farm. Get excited for summer and water fun! Discover great ideas for your next trip to the Laurel Highlands! Things to Do Laurel Hill State Park Laurel Hill State Park is buzzing with activity…

If you’ve ever driven through Pennsylvania, you’ve no doubt noticed the Keystone State is home to a plethora of barns. Some are red, some are white. Some are simple, one-level buildings while others are multi-storied structures. I’ve even seen purple barns and round barns in my travels. To the untrained eye, one barn may seem…

Sweet Summer Savings: Escape to Donegal

Monday, June 13, 2016 12:00 PM by Laurel Highlands

Save big on summer fun in the Laurel Highlands. We’ve got your getaway planned with this excellent itinerary, perfect for a family trip. Stay: in and around Donegal or at Seven Springs Mountain Resort There are plenty of places to keep you close to all the action. Whether you chose to stay at the resort or at one of these great properties,…

A Retro Relaxing Getaway

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 10:00 AM by Laurel Highlands

Wish you could venture back to simpler times? Do you think of the fifties and sixties with fondness and nostalgia? Have you ever watched Mad Men and wished you could visit their era? In the Laurel Highlands, you can take that trip to the good ol’ days. Spend a weekend reliving your glory years, or experiencing a little piece of the past.…

Mountains of Fun

Friday, June 3, 2016 4:00 PM by Allyson Null

A 3-Day, 2-Night Trip Tour the wild side while you experience underground worlds of wonder, interact with majestic animals from around the world and kick back and relax with live music in a park. This is an adventure students, families and kids at heart will never forget. The Laurel Highlands offers four seasons of mountains of fun! Day One…

Friday Night at Tapped

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 12:00 PM by Cassandra Rupert

It feels like summer, which always makes me want to get out and try new things. I’ve lived in the Laurel Highlands my entire life and I’m sometimes surprised that it isn’t hard to find something new to do all the time. On a gorgeous Friday night, I’d want to go somewhere with a great big deck, sit outside, and enjoy some…

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