Tag - Farmers' Markets

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Laurel Highlands Fall Checklist

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 10:00 AM by Allyson Null

The trees are turning color and the leaves are slowly falling. Fall is here! That means it is now perfectly acceptable to wear sweaters and eat and drink everything pumpkin flavored! The Laurel Highlands always has something fun to do during every season, but fall brings unique, festive opportunities. Not sure what fall in the Laurel Highlands has…

Down Home on the Farm An Agriculture Tour

Down Home on the Farm: An Agriculture Tour

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 10:00 AM by Stacey Magda

A 3-Day, 2-Night Trip Take the scenic route through pristine, rural areas nestled among breathtaking views. You'll enjoy simpler times as you tour local farms and orchards , taste the delight of locally-sourced meals, visit educational centers where you can learn about local agriculture and even take a piece of the area home with you. Enjoy…

Fresh Finds: A Farmers' Market Guide

Fresh Finds: A Farmers' Market Guide

Thursday, July 12, 2018 9:00 AM by Allyson Null

Summer is here and that means that farmers’ markets are open! This is arguably the best time of the year in the Laurel Highlands. There is something special about shopping local and buying the freshest produce possible. Learn why your local farmers’ markets are important to your community, why you should explore them this summer and…

Travel Then and Now: LHVB Staff Favorites

In honor of National Travel and Tourism Week's "Then and Now" theme, each Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau staff member answered the question "What was your favorite spot in the Laurel Highlands growing up, and what is your favorite spot now?" Ann Nemanic, Executive Director "I’m not a native of the Laurel…

Made in the Laurel Highlands Blog

Made in the Laurel Highlands

Friday, May 5, 2017 3:00 PM by Stacey Magda

A 3-Day, 2-Night Trip Welcome to Made in the Laurel Highlands, an immersive and fun tour that features food, libations, sweet treats, family favorites and much more! After all, it's not just memories that are made in the Laurel Highlands. Pack your bags and bring your group on this tour packed with fun facts and fascinating bits of history.…

Gardens Galore and More Blog

Gardens Galore and More

Friday, February 3, 2017 12:00 PM by Stacey Magda

A 4-Day, 3-Night Trip It has been said, "To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow." Throughout the Laurel Highlands, you will find innovative farms, ideas on a variety of gardening techniques, beautiful gardens and shopping to stock your own paradise at home. Bring your gloves and roll up your sleeves. Let's dig into Gardens…

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…

Greendance Winery

Have a good thyme, enjoy farm-fresh goods, and experience local charm and color in the Laurel Highlands. Shop for locally grown produce and handcrafted items. Dine at restaurants where the microwave has long been extinct. Discover a place that makes "Farm-to-Table" feel like "Farm-To-Soul." Farmers’ Markets Ligonier…

A Journey of Self: Wellness Retreat Blog

A Journey of Self: Wellness Retreat

Friday, April 1, 2016 9:00 AM by Stacey Magda

A 5-Day, 4-Night Trip There is no greater journey than the journey of self. Achieve a new level of mindfulness as you travel among our serene valleys and mountain vistas. Offer sun salutations, shop at farmers' markets, nurture your spirit with adventure and fantastic food and learn new methods of wellness at our region's renowned…

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