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Laurel Highlands Fish Fry Guide 2019

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 10:00 AM by Jared Bundy

Laurel Highlands Fish Fry Guide

The Laurel Highlands is one of only a few regions in the United States that celebrates the Catholic Lenten tradition of eating fish each Friday as our churches, restaurants and fire halls turn into small communities full of people from all walks of life enjoying a meal together. Whether you're a fish fry aficionado or just traveling through,…

The Men That Made America: A Fascinating Historic Tour

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 11:00 AM by Stacey Magda

Summit Inn Resort

A 4-Day, 4-Night Getaway to the Beautiful Laurel Highlands Legendary and ahead of their time, this tour focuses on the sites, stories and people who made America. Experience national park sites, registered historic sites , the origins of legends and unbelievable history that has shaped the world as we know it. From whiskey and automobiles to…

DTN - HPS - Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor

A 3-Day, 2-Night Tour Take a trip down memory lane in the Laurel Highlands with classic diners, dance lessons, nostalgic shopping, The Million Dollar Quartet and more! Day One Enjoy a welcome lunch at this retro stop - the Route 40 Classic Diner . Hot dog, it's time to dance! Learn (or relearn) how to do the jitterbug at the State Theatre…


After the holiday season, a weekend escape with your other half is probably long overdue. It is the perfect time to get away and unwind together in the great outdoors, with state parks, breweries and events around every corner! Many places to stay in the Laurel Highlands are offering romantic packages, which gives you the opportunity to plan a…

Ohiopyle Hiking

For some, a new year is a new start. If you've made a New Year's resolution, (and you've stuck with it this far) here is your guide to easily completing it in the Laurel Highlands, regardless if it is a personal or career goal, or anything in between. If you haven't thought of one yet, consider this your inspiration. Choose one…

National Road Holiday Tour

Monday, December 24, 2018 10:00 AM by Stacey Magda

Nemacolin Christmas

A 3-Day, 2-Night Tour 'Tis the season to be jolly! So gather together and catch the holiday spirit in the Laurel Highlands! Experience historic mansions, castles, luxury resorts, gorgeous theaters, live entertainment and much more. It's a historic holiday tour along the National Road! Day One Enjoy a welcome candelight tour of the…

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…

Where to Take Your Out-of-Town Holiday Visitors

Monday, December 17, 2018 10:00 AM by Allyson Null

Ohiopyle State Park

Christmas will be here before you know it, and so will your guests! If it is their first time visiting the Laurel Highlands, they are in for a treat. Jam pack your special days together with winter festivals , architectural masterpieces, adventures for the entire family , tasty treats and more! Fallingwater Give your family and friends the…

Stone House Restaurant

Is your stomach growling louder than our whitewater rapids? Chow down at 12 of the best restaurants in the Laurel Highlands, according to TripAdvisor reviews from visitors like you! Make sure you Instagram your grub by using #LaurelHighlands and reserve a spot early, as these restaurants tend to book quickly. Chef Dato's Table It can be easy…

Laurel Highlands Fall Checklist

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

Seven Springs Zip Line

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…