Category - Events

Fort Ligonier Days

October in the Laurel Highlands means three things: fantastic fall foliage, harrowing haunted attractions and fabulous fall festivals. From pumpkin picking to apple fests to historic reenactments, here are 14 fall festivals you won't want to miss this month. Faranda Farm's Harvest Festival Sept. 21 - Oct. 27, Fridays, Saturdays and…

Autumnfest Weekends

As fall rolls in, the Laurel Highlands welcomes colorful foliage, delicious comfort food and a jam-packed season of awesome festivals. Our gorgeous rolling hillsides blanketed in red, yellow and orange serve as the perfect backdrop for some harvest season entertainment! Below is a round up of fall festivals happening in the Laurel Highlands this…

Steelers Training Camp

Updated for 2019 Steelers Training Camp The Pittsburgh Steelers return to the Laurel Highlands July 26-August 15 for Steelers Training Camp at Saint Vincent College for the 54th consecutive year! As someone who has attended camp as a guest and a member of the media, I've put together some of my tips to help you meet the players, avoid the…

State Theatre Center For Arts

Two Great Shows, One Amazing Summer!

Friday, June 28, 2019 11:00 AM by Kristen Tunney

Summer at the State is a mixed professional and community summer theatre at the base of the Laurel Highlands in Uniontown. Featuring the talents of dozens of local actors along with a few guest artists from out-of-town, Summer at the State is a staple of the southwestern PA summer season. This year’s productions are Newsies and Mamma Mia and…

Fort Ligonier Days

The Laurel Highlands is home to a variety of unique events and festivals. Here is a sampling, categorized especially for you. Be sure to use #laurelhighlands while posting your festival fun photos on Instagram and you may be featured on our website or social media! Fall Festivals Laurel Highlands fall festivals are as vibrant as the region’s…

Plant a Tree

While you're visiting the outdoor mecca that is the Laurel Highlands, you can most certainly find a way to give back to the region. It may only take a few hours of your vacation, but you will feel more than rewarded when you're done! While most locations in the Laurel Highlands have a volunteer opportunity, here are just a few: Flight 93…

Nemacolin Light Up

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…

4th of July Celebrations in the Laurel Highlands

Put on your red, white and blue gear, get outdoors and celebrate the 4th of July in the Laurel Highlands with your friends and family! Our resorts, restaurants, campgrounds and more are hosting events right in your backyard with tasty food, live entertainment and, of course, fireworks. Independence Day Celebration at Seven Springs Mountain…

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