Category - Events

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 Woodlands Resort New Year's Party

Start 2019 off right at one of the many New Year’s Eve parties in the Laurel Highlands. No matter how you plan to celebrate, there is a party for you. Even dogs can get in on the merriment with their own puptacular party! So pick your festivity, grab your tickets and get ready for New Year's Eve! Seven Springs Mountain Resort Matterhorn…

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…

2018 Light Up Nights in the Laurel Highlands

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…

Rusty Glessner, Ligonier

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's ten fall festivals you won't want to miss this month. Faranda Farm's Harvest Festival Sept. 22 - Oct. 28, 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…

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…

Annual Dinner

A Celebration of Tourism: LHVB Annual Dinner 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017 1:00 PM by Allyson Null

We celebrated tourism and partnerships in the Laurel Highlands at The Barn at Ligonier Valley on Oct. 25. If you haven't been to The Barn, it is absolutely gorgeous and it was decorated perfectly for the occasion. Thanks to Ridgeview Acres Farm for the lovely fall-themed floral centerpieces! There was a silent auction with more than 30 baskets…

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Besides Christmas, Halloween seems to be everybody's favorite holiday. Because what is better than making a costume, dressing up and getting a ton of candy? Whether you're into spooky haunted houses or not, there is somewhere in the Laurel Highlands for you to celebrate Halloween. This weekend is when most of the fun events are happening…

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