Tag - Wineries


Road Trip on Route 119

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 10:00 AM by Allyson Null

A 4-Day, 3-Night Trip Dig in to the roots of Route 119 in the Laurel Highlands. This easy-to-travel roadway links historic sites , charming towns , exciting attractions and gorgeous countryside all together! Load up and get ready for a progressive road trip. Day One Begin your journey at the south end of PA Route 119 at Friendship Hill National…

Starry Night at Scenic View

A Stargazer's Guide to the Laurel Highlands

Thursday, February 28, 2019 3:00 PM by Allyson Null

The Laurel Highlands is hustling and bustling with bikers , hikers , families , rafters and foodies during the day, but what outdoorsy activity can you do once the sun goes down? Get lost in the stars! While there aren't any dark sky sites in the region, we know a few spots where there is minimal light pollution and not too much tree coverage,…

Nemacolin Woodlands Spa

10 Winter Activities for Non-Skiers

Wednesday, January 2, 2019 9:00 AM by Allyson Null

The cold weather and snow doesn't stop the fun in the Laurel Highlands. While winter sports are really popular in the region, skiing and snowboarding isn't for everybody. Check out these winter activities and events to keep you busy and having fun this winter, without the skis and goggles. Attend a Winter Festival Events in the Laurel…

Nemacolin Christmas

National Road Holiday Tour

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

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…

Bella Terra

Fall Wines of the Laurel Highlands

Thursday, October 25, 2018 10:00 AM by Jared Bundy

As the leaves change, so does the wine selection at picturesque wineries throughout the Laurel Highlands. Find out what's new off of the grapevine along with exciting events and more with our Laurel Highlands fall wine preview. Bella Terra Vineyards With a huge wine list and stunning outdoor seating to watch the fall colors, Bella Terra is a…

Somerset Historical Society

A 3-Day, 2-Night Tour Everyone loves a good mystery! Explore the Laurel Highlands and keep a friend close by for when things go bump in the night. Visit historic castles, sip apple pie moonshine and make time to play in a corn maze! Day One Brave the night during a candlelit ghost tour at Nemacolin Castle , a historic settlement. Sip apple pie…

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…

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…

Summer Activities that Won't Break the Bank

If you're looking for an inexpensive summer trip for the whole family or your group of friends, the Laurel Highlands has you covered. Show your Steelers pride, pig out, stay active and admire art without burning a hole in your pocket. Art in the Alley A post shared by Ian Denham (@mrdenhamjeans) on May 8, 2018 at 8:27am PDT Art is…

A Taste of the National Road: A Food Tour

A Taste of the National Road: A Food Tour

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 11:00 AM by Stacey Magda

A 4-Day, 3-Night Trip This is a trip designed for the foodie in every group. Treat yourself to a delightful, delectable and downright delicious food tour along Route 40, the National Road! Please note that most meals are served with a side of stunning surroundings and fascinating history. Day One The first stop is a delight! Enjoy brunch in an…