Posts from August 2016

Ohiopyle Whitewater Rafting

A Whitewater Rafting Extravaganza

Wednesday, August 24, 2016 1:00 PM by Cassandra Rupert

A Whitewater Rafting Extravaganza If whitewater rafting isn’t already on your bucket list, it should be. And if you haven’t crossed it off the list already, you should plan your trip to Ohiopyle to feel the thrill of the whitewater for yourself! If you are familiar with Ohiopyle, you’ve seen the outfitters scattered throughout…

Banana Split Celebration

Celebrating the Banana Split in its Birthplace

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 11:00 AM by Laurel Highlands

David Evans Strickler, of Tassel Pharmacy, invented sundaes at the pharmacy’s soda fountain. News of his banana-based sundae created in 1904 spread quickly and the recipe was published in 1907. He later purchased the pharmacy and named it after himself. In Wilmington, Ohio, a restaurant owner started making the treat in 1907. The town even…

Water, Whiskey and Wine Blog

Water, Whiskey and Wine

Friday, August 5, 2016 3:00 PM by Stacey Magda

A 2-Day, 1-Night Trip We invite you to float among the history, sip local whiskeys and dance among the grapes on this fun and immersive tour. Day One Float down the Youghiogheny River on a guided Historic Float Trip with Wilderness Voyageurs . Relax and eat dinner at Nino's Restaurant , a speakeasy-turned-delicious dining experience. Day Two…