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Coronavirus Updates and Travel to the Laurel Highlands

Statement from Ann Nemanic, Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau Executive Director, regarding COVID-19 (March 30, 2020):

"Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau continues to closely monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and is in close contact with our partners and industry leaders including the State of Pennsylvania, the U.S. Travel Association, Destinations International, and Fayette, Somerset, and Westmoreland counties.

We are encouraging all visitors and residents to support local business as much as possible. Numerous restaurants, and craft beverage businesses are offering pick-up, and delivery services in the Laurel Highlands at this time. Hotel lodging, grocery stores, pharmacies, and gas stations remain open. Most of our parks remain open, but facilities such as bathrooms remain closed. Please contact our tourism partners directly via their website, phone or email to confirm their current operating status.

During social distancing, we have developed a wide range of activities you can do at home, complete online or go out safely to support local shops, restaurants and craft beverage makers.


Support Local Restaurants, Shops, Breweries, Wineries and Distilleries

View these blogs below for ideas of how you can shop local and support Laurel Highlands' businesses. Click here for a complete list of businesses offering takeout, curbside pickup, delivery and other services.

Shop Local: Online Orders and Curbside Pickup

For us shopaholics and bargain hunters...

Pick-Up, Curbside and Delivery Services in the Laurel Highlands

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Online Fun

Virtual tours, online classes, art, activities and more to keep you busy with fun digital experiences in the Laurel Highlands.

Online Fun

Coloring, Word Search and Zoom Backgrounds

Movies, TV and Video Games

See the best of the Laurel Highlands without ever leaving the house! We show you the top films and television shows shot in the Laurel Highlands and where to watch them. Then, follow our guide to make your Animal Crossing island into a reflection of your love for the Laurel Highlands.

Binge-Worthy Films and Shows Shot in the Laurel Highlands

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Animal Crossing in the Laurel Highlands

If you're a 90s baby or a video...

Major Events and Festivals Cancellations

Please check this page for updates on cancellations, closures and other information from our attractions, lodging partners and other special events.

Traveler Safety

Should you find yourself feeling ill while in the Laurel Highlands, the region is served by major healthcare providers:



For more information, please contact Anna Weltz, Director of Public Relations, at aweltz@laurelhighlands.org