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From April through October there are always fun things to do here at Benner's.  Be sure to check out the list at our Activities Page.


Fallingwater, Fort Necessity, Kentuck Knob, and the local White Water Rafting companies all offer daily guided tours during the summer.  Reservations may be necessary, visit their websites for more details.
The White Water Rafting Companies' websites can be accessed through our local attractions page.


 


June

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June 2, 2018June 2, 2018
Ferncliff History Hike
Ohiopyle State Park
Train Station
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Website: Event Details
From the Train Station we will hike across the low bridge and onto the Ferncliff Peninsula. Along the way we will talk about what makes Ferncliff such a special place. We’ll also stop by the fabulous Ferncliff Hotel and talk about Ohiopyle at the turn of the century. Join us for this easy one and half mile hike.





Girls Night Out
Christian W. Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
Phone: 724-439-3424
Price: $30
Time: 5 PM
Website: Event Details Page

Bring your friends and enjoy a Girls Night Out.
Reservations required. Please call 724.439.3424.




National Trail's Day
Ohiopyle State Park
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 9 AM
Website: Event Details
Join with other Park Volunteers to complete much needed trail work in the park. Please bring gloves and something to eat.




June 2 and 3, 2018June 2 and 3, 2018
Introduction to Fly Fishing Weekend
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
Phone: 800-272-4141
Price: $195
Website: Event Details
Looking for a great way to learn the ins and outs of fly fishing? Our weekend-long class will give you the techniques and knowledge you need. We will examine the theory and practice of fly casting and provide individual casting instruction at each student’s pace. In addition, we will review equipment and knot tying, trout habitat, insect hatches and fly selection.




White Water Kayak Instruction – Beginner
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
Phone: 800-272-4141
Price: $199
Website: Event Details
We have a passion for kayaking and would love to share it with you! The Youghiogheny River runs from Class I-V, providing the ultimate classroom. You can start with your first paddle stroke, and progress to your first drop over a waterfall.
We’ll help you to build a solid foundation of proper technique, confidence and control while enjoying the scenic river valley of the Laurel Highlands.



June 3, 2018June 3, 2018
Pavilion Music Series
Corn Liquor Saints String Band

Christian W. Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
Phone: 724-439-3424
Time: 1 PM
Website: Event Details Page

The Corn Liquor Saints String Band plays everything from old school Bluegrass and Gospel to Country and Rock Hits…and mostly everything in between!! They specialize in upbeat, all-ages, crowd pleasing, hit-type music. They pride themselves on packing local venues to create a fun and exciting atmosphere…




Trek To Tall Trees
Ohiopyle State Park
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Website: Event Details
Did you know that Ohiopyle is home to some of the tallest trees in Pennsylvania and in some cases the Northeast United States. During this series of programs we will take you to these giants so you can see them for yourselves. Bring a camera and practice your tree hugging!




June 9, 2018June 9, 2018
Meadow Run Hike
Ohiopyle State Park
Meadow Run Trailhead
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Website: Event Details
The Meadow Run Trail has many geological features that create the back drop for its beauty. From large rock formations to water falls to majestic hemlocks, this trail is a must. The loop is about a 1.5 miles long. Please wear sturdy shoes.



Mitchell Trail Hike
Ohiopyle State Park
Mitchell Trailhead
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Website: Event Details
This trail takes us through the old Mitchell homestead. We will walk through several habitats and talk about our habitat restoration project. This is an easy 2 mile hike.




June 9 and 10, 2018June 9 and 10, 2018
Women’s Fly Fishing Weekend
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
Phone: 800-272-4141
Price: $195
Website: Event Details
This is a 2-day workshop that will start at the very beginning, so no prior experience is necessary. This class will teach you proper casting techniques, knot tying, bug identification and on-water strategy. A Pennsylvania fishing license is required, and is available for purchase at the Wilderness Voyageurs Outfitters Store the morning of the class.



June 14 to 16, 2018June 14, 15, and 16, 2018
15th Annual National Road Chainsaw Carving Festival
Addison's Community Park
Fike Ln. (off Main St.)
Addison, Pennsylvania 15411
Phone: (814) 395-3469
Price: $195
Website: Event Details
The 2018 15th annual National Road Chainsaw Carving Festival, managed by the Confluence Lions Club, will host chainsaw carvers from all over the US and other countries. They will be carving, displaying, and selling their carved items to the public. Last year there were 39 carvers that participated.



June 15, 2018June 15, 2018
This is Spinal Tap
State Theatre Center for the Arts
27 East Main Street
Uniontown, PA 15401
Phone: 724-439-1360
Time: 2 PM and 7 PM
Prices: $5 adults, $3 for seniors and students
Website: Event Details
State Theatre Center for the Arts

If you’re missing the State Theatre Classic Film Series, you’re missing out! Come see some of the greatest films ever made on the big screen at the State. Our series makes a great girls/guys night out, the best date night and a great place to go with friends and family.




June 16, 2018June 16, 2018
Beer and Gear Fest
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
Phone: 800-272-4141
Price: $25
Website: Event Details
This wildly popular one day festival kicks off summer in style. Tickets are sold at the event only – no advance tickets. $25 gets you the festival experience and free beer sampling. Enjoy a great summer day with friends, see the latest new outdoor gear from your favorite vendors, and sample the best brews in southwestern Pennsylvania. What could be better? Oh yeah – add awesome live music and kick up your feet dancing on Garrett Street!




Early Morning Float
Ohiopyle State Park
Ramcat Put-in parking lot
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 8:30 AM to 2 PM
Website: Event Details
What kind of wildlife uses the river in the morning? We will find out as we float through the mist on the middle Yough River in hopes of catching a glimpse of an otter or a mink. We’ll see how many critters we can spy. You will need to provide your own boat. Pre-registration is required.




June 16 and 17, 2018May 16 and 17, 2018
Flea Market
Braddock's Restaurant and Tavern
3261 National Pike,
Farmington, PA 15437
Time: 8 AM to 4 PM
Website: Event Details Page

Get those hard to find atiques, crafts, and collectables that you never knew you wanted at our areas largest flea market.



June 17, 2018June 17, 2018
Battle In A Box
Ohiopyle State Park
Visitors Center Area
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Website: Event Details
Do you know what world war was started 10 minutes from here? During this interactive program we will learn all about the ‘War for Empire”. Why was Southwestern Pennsylvania so valuable that it sparked a war that was fought on four continents? It all started here and we will get to the bottom of why.





McCune Trail Hike
Ohiopyle State Park
McCune Trailhead Parking Lot
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 10 AM to 12 PM
Website: Event Details
This trail runs through an old homestead, where the remnants can still be seen in the beautiful high country of Ohiopyle. Be prepared to see a breathtaking view of the river gorge and some interesting rock formations. This is a 4 mile, moderate to difficult hike. Sturdy footwear is recommended.




June 17, 2018June 17, 2018
Battle In A Box
Ohiopyle State Park
Visitors Center Area
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Website: Event Details
Do you know what world war was started 10 minutes from here? During this interactive program we will learn all about the ‘War for Empire”. Why was Southwestern Pennsylvania so valuable that it sparked a war that was fought on four continents? It all started here and we will get to the bottom of why.




June 17 through 23, 2018June 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, and 23, 2018
Mountain Area Fair
Farmington Volunteer Fire Department
119 Elliotsville Road
Farmington, Pennsylvania 15437
Website: Event Details
Help support the Volunteer Heroes of our local Volunteer Fire Department. There is a carnival for the children to enjoy, displays of local arts and crafts, nightly entertainment, competitions in the outdoor arena, and food.



June 22, 2018June 22, 2018
Archery
Ohiopyle State Park
Sugarloaf Sledding Area Parking Lot
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Website: Event Details
Throughout history humans have relied on the bow and arrow for protection and to gather food. This weapon is still widely used today. Join us for this introductory lesson to learn the basic techniques and safety rules of this reliable device. This program is for ages 8 to 80. All equipment will be provided.




June 23 and 24, 2018June 23 and 24, 2018
Boy Scouts Fly Fishing Merit Badge
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
Phone: 800-272-4141
Price: $140
Website: Event Details
Join us in Ohiopyle, where we are surrounded by the Laurel Highland’s fly-fishing paradise. A short cast out the back door will land in the Youghiogheny River, and a long cast out the front door will land in Meadow Run. Within the boundaries of Ohiopyle State Park, you can choose from more than 25 miles of fishable water. Rainbow, Brown and Brook Trout or Smallmouth Bass; you decide what fish you are chasing for the day.




White Water Kayak Instruction – Beginner
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
Phone: 800-272-4141
Price: $199
Website: Event Details
We have a passion for kayaking and would love to share it with you! The Youghiogheny River runs from Class I-V, providing the ultimate classroom. You can start with your first paddle stroke, and progress to your first drop over a waterfall.
We’ll help you to build a solid foundation of proper technique, confidence and control while enjoying the scenic river valley of the Laurel Highlands.



June 24, 2018June 24, 2018
Annual Lavender Festival
Christian W. Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
Phone: 724-439-3424
Time: 12 to 4 PM
Price: Free Admission
Website: Event Details Page

The lavender festival was initially created to celebrate the Winery’s then new endeavor of growing lavender. Today, the lavender is thriving and so is Lavender Mist, the Winery’s award-winning sparkling wine.
There will also be wine tasting. Wine and Ridge Runner Distillery cocktails, and food will be available for purchase. There will also be vendors and live entertainment performed by Harold Betters.




Washington's Raft
Ohiopyle State Park
Middle Yough Take-out
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Website: Event Details
Before his infamous attack at Jumonville, George Washington and a group of men built a raft and attempted to float the Youghiogheny. During this program we will attempt to build our own raft out of logs and float it on the Yough. Bring your own life jacket if you have one (or we’ll loan you one of ours).




June 30, 2018June 30, 2018
Bike the Rails
Ohiopyle State Park
Ramcat Put-in parking lot
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 8:30 AM to 12 PM
Website: Event Details
We will meet at the Ramcat Put-in parking lot in Confluence and then bike 9 miles to Ohiopyle. Along the way, we will stop and explore some of the hidden secrets of the bike trail. A driver shuttle will be provided. You must have your own bike or you can rent one from an outfitter prior to meeting at Ramcat. Pre-registration is required





July

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July 1, 2018July 1, 2018
Battle In A Box
Ohiopyle State Park
Visitors Center Area
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Website: Event Details
Do you know what world war was started 10 minutes from here? During this interactive program we will learn all about the ‘War for Empire”. Why was Southwestern Pennsylvania so valuable that it sparked a war that was fought on four continents? It all started here and we will get to the bottom of why.




Formation of Ferncliff
Ohiopyle State Park
Visitors Center
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Website: Event Details
Did you know that Meadow Run used to flow past the Falls Area Visitor’s Center? This easy 2 mile hike explores the evidence that geologists have used to determine the formation of the Ferncliff Peninsula, including the river’s acts of stream piracy!




Juky 7, 2018July 7, 2018
Kentuck Loop Hike
Ohiopyle State Park
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Website: Event Details
This short easy 1 mile loop travels through a variety of habitats. Along the way, we'll look for signs of an old homestead. Towards the end of the hike, we will see a spectacular view of the town of Ohiopyle.




Volunteer Trail Day
Ohiopyle State Park
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 9 AM to 3 PM
Website: Event Details
Join with other Park Volunteers to complete much needed trail work in the park. Please bring gloves and something to eat.




July 7 and 8, 2018July 7 and 8, 2018
Flea Market
Braddock's Restaurant and Tavern
3261 National Pike,
Farmington, PA 15437
Time: 8 AM to 4 PM
Website: Event Details Page

Get those hard to find atiques, crafts, and collectables that you never knew you wanted at our areas largest flea market.




White Water Kayak Instruction – Beginner
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
Phone: 800-272-4141
Price: $199
Website: Event Details
We have a passion for kayaking and would love to share it with you! The Youghiogheny River runs from Class I-V, providing the ultimate classroom. You can start with your first paddle stroke, and progress to your first drop over a waterfall.
We’ll help you to build a solid foundation of proper technique, confidence and control while enjoying the scenic river valley of the Laurel Highlands.




Women’s Fly Fishing Weekend
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
Phone: 800-272-4141
Price: $195
Website: Event Details
This is a 2-day workshop that will start at the very beginning, so no prior experience is necessary. This class will teach you proper casting techniques, knot tying, bug identification and on-water strategy. A Pennsylvania fishing license is required, and is available for purchase at the Wilderness Voyageurs Outfitters Store the morning of the class.



July 8, 2018July 8, 2018
Pavilion Music Series
Wizdom – World Beat Reggae Band

Christian W. Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
Phone: 724-439-3424
Time: 1 PM
Website: Event Details Page

Wizdom World Beat Reggae Band is the BRAINCHILD of Earrol Williams aka The Wizard for the MAGICAL way he captivates his audience. Born in Kingston Jamaica he came to the US in 1991. Already a established artist in his home country with hits such as If You Should Leave Me(1980) and Diamond Queen Earrol formed Wizdom soon after arriving here. Wizdom has been voted Best Reggae Band by former radio station WAMO four years in a row.




Trek To Tall Trees
Ohiopyle State Park
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Website: Event Details
Did you know that Ohiopyle is home to some of the tallest trees in Pennsylvania and in some cases the Northeast United States. During this series of programs we will take you to these giants so you can see them for yourselves. Bring a camera and practice your tree hugging!



July 13, 14 and 15, 2018July 13, 14, and 15, 2018
Peter Pan
State Theatre Center for the Arts
27 East Main Street
Uniontown, PA 15401
Phone: 724-439-1360
Time: 7:30 PM / 2 PM on Sunday
Prices: $15 Adults / $10 for children 10 and under
Website: Event Details
State Theatre Center for the Arts

The High Flying Musical comes to the State Theatre to delight and amaze you. Join us as we travel to Neverland – and bring the whole family!




July 14 and 15, 2018July 14 and 15, 2018
Introduction to Fly Fishing Weekend
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
Phone: 800-272-4141
Price: $195
Website: Event Details
Looking for a great way to learn the ins and outs of fly fishing? Our weekend-long class will give you the techniques and knowledge you need. We will examine the theory and practice of fly casting and provide individual casting instruction at each student’s pace. In addition, we will review equipment and knot tying, trout habitat, insect hatches and fly selection.



July 14, 2018July 14, 2018
Lower Yough Paddle (Plants & Animals)
Ohiopyle State Park
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 9 AM to 2 PM
Website: Event Details
If you want to experience more than just a jaunt down the lower Yough then join us as we explore the many different plants that line the banks of the river. We will also be on the lookout for any animals who use the river as part of their habitat. Participants must provide their own boat and shuttle pass.



July 15, 2018July 15, 2018
Pavilion Music Series
Shelly McCombie

Christian W. Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
Phone: 724-439-3424
Time: 1 PM
Website: Event Details Page

Shelly McCombie has been performing in the Tri-State Area for over 40 years. Shelly began performing in local clubs at the age of 13 in a family group called the McRobs. The McRobs consisted of her father, her sister Valerie, her Uncle Mel, her cousin Lenny, and a good friend, Ruth McKnight. While attending Penn State and California University, receiving her Bachelors Degree in Education, Shelly would make it home every weekend to play music.




Rise of the Falls Hike
Ohiopyle State Park
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 10 AM to 12 PM
Website: Event Details
This moderate 3 mile walk explores the war being waged between two of nature’s most formidable foes: water and rock. During this hike we will explore the formation and migration of two of the park’s most famous waterfalls.




Wild Tea Hike
Ohiopyle State Park
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Website: Event Details
For centuries people have gathered local plants and infused them with water to make tea. During this program we’ll introduce you to some of these teas and let you try a taste. We’ll also talk about the history of tea in general and how it has shaped many facets of our culture.




July 20, 2018July 20, 2018
Monty Python and the Holy Grail
State Theatre Center for the Arts
27 East Main Street
Uniontown, PA 15401
Phone: 724-439-1360
Time: 2 PM and 7 PM
Prices: $5 adults, $3 for seniors and students
Website: Event Details
State Theatre Center for the Arts

If you’re missing the State Theatre Classic Film Series, you’re missing out! Come see some of the greatest films ever made on the big screen at the State. Our series makes a great girls/guys night out, the best date night and a great place to go with friends and family.




July 21, 2018July 21, 2018
History of Ferncliff
Ohiopyle State Park
Train Station
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Website: Event Details
From the Train Station we will hike across the low bridge and onto the Ferncliff Peninsula. Along the way we will talk about what makes Ferncliff such a special place. We’ll also stop by the fabulous Ferncliff Hotel and talk about Ohiopyle at the turn of the century. Join us for this easy one and half mile hike.





Wine, Shine & Dine
Christian W. Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
Phone: 724-439-3424
Price: $50
Time: 6 PM
Website: Event Details Page

Dinner featuring seasonal produce paired with wine and cocktails.




July 22, 2018July 22, 2018
Archery
Ohiopyle State Park
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 10 AM to 12 PM
Website: Event Details
Throughout history humans have relied on the bow and arrow for protection and to gather food. This weapon is still widely used today. Join us for this introductory lesson to learn the basic techniques and safety rules of this reliable device. This program is for ages 8 to 80.




Pavilion Music Series
Buddy Mac Band

Christian W. Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
Phone: 724-439-3424
Time: 1 PM
Website: Event Details Page

The Buddy Mac Band plays a wide range of music and is sure to please everyone in the audience with music from the 1950’s through today. Genres include classic rock, blues, funk, Top 40 and more!




July 27, 28, and 29, 2018July 27, 28, and 29, 2018
The Music Man
State Theatre Center for the Arts
27 East Main Street
Uniontown, PA 15401
Phone: 724-439-1360
Time: 7:30 PM / 2 PM on Sunday
Prices: $15 Adults / $10 for children 10 and under
Website: Event Details
State Theatre Center for the Arts

Meridith Wilson’s beloved musical, The Music Man, comes to the State Theatre as part of Summer at the State! Bring the whole family to enjoy this beautiful show!




July 28, 2018July 28, 2018
Butterflies
Ohiopyle State Park
Visitors Centers
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 1 PM to 2 PM
Website: Event Details
The flower gardens in the park are all a flutter with butterflies and hummingbirds. Join the naturalist as she explains the life of butterflies and how to attract them into your yard. There will also be some butterfly like activities.




Murder Mystery Dinner Theater
Christian W. Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
Phone: 724-439-3424
Time: 6 PM
Price: $47
Website: Event Details Page

Come and bring your friends and family. Join in the fun and watch the mystery unfold. This interactive play is sure to keep you in suspense as the story builds to the reveal of “who done it”!
The evening includes a complimentary wine tasting of your favorites from the award-winning Christian W. Klay collection and a delicious buffet dinner.




July 28 and 29, 2018July 28 and 29, 2018
White Water Kayak Instruction – Beginner
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
Phone: 800-272-4141
Price: $199
Website: Event Details
We have a passion for kayaking and would love to share it with you! The Youghiogheny River runs from Class I-V, providing the ultimate classroom. You can start with your first paddle stroke, and progress to your first drop over a waterfall.
We’ll help you to build a solid foundation of proper technique, confidence and control while enjoying the scenic river valley of the Laurel Highlands.



July 29, 2018July 29, 2018
Middle Meadow Run Hike
Ohiopyle State Park
Meadow Run Trailhead Parking Lot
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 1 PM to 3 PM
Website: Event Details
We will start by going to Flat Rock to see the mini natural slides and then travel downstream among the hemlocks that grow along the banks of Meadow Run. The trail climbs and falls along the edge of the stream until we turn to meander up to where we started. This is a moderate hike of 1.5 miles.




Tree ID Hike
Ohiopyle State Park
Ferncliff Parking Lot near Bike Trail
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Website: Event Details
Did you ever wonder as you were walking through Ohiopyle’s fabulous forest which trees were which? Join us to hike along and learn how to identify many of the trees in Ohiopyle. We’ll also tell you which tree you shouldn’t use for a marshmallow stick and which one is best used to kill vampires.





August

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August 1, 2018August 1, 2018
Wednesdays on the Water (Plants and Animals)
Ohiopyle State Park
Visitors Center Boat Launch
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 9 AM to 2 PM
Website: Event Details
If you want to experience more than just a jaunt down the lower Yough then join us as we explore the many different plants that line the banks of the river. We will also be on the lookout for any animals who use the river as part of their habitat. Participants must provide their own boat and shuttle pass.



August 4, 2018August 4, 2018
Volunteer Trail Day
Ohiopyle State Park
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 9 AM to 3 PM
Website: Event Details
Join with other Park Volunteers to complete much needed trail work in the park. Please bring gloves and something to eat.



August 4 and 5, 2018August 4 and 5, 2018
Flea Market
Braddock's Restaurant and Tavern
3261 National Pike,
Farmington, PA 15437
Time: 8 AM to 4 PM
Website: Event Details Page

Get those hard to find atiques, crafts, and collectables that you never knew you wanted at our areas largest flea market.




White Water Kayak Instruction – Beginner
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
Phone: 800-272-4141
Price: $199
Website: Event Details
We have a passion for kayaking and would love to share it with you! The Youghiogheny River runs from Class I-V, providing the ultimate classroom. You can start with your first paddle stroke, and progress to your first drop over a waterfall.
We’ll help you to build a solid foundation of proper technique, confidence and control while enjoying the scenic river valley of the Laurel Highlands.



August 10, 2018August 10, 2018
Million Dollar Mermaid
State Theatre Center for the Arts
27 East Main Street
Uniontown, PA 15401
Phone: 724-439-1360
Time: 2 PM and 7 PM
Prices: $5 adults, $3 for seniors and students
Website: Event Details
State Theatre Center for the Arts

If you’re missing the State Theatre Classic Film Series, you’re missing out! Come see some of the greatest films ever made on the big screen at the State. Our series makes a great girls/guys night out, the best date night and a great place to go with friends and family.




August 12, 2018August 12, 2018
McCune Trail Hike
Ohiopyle State Park
McCune Trailhead Parking Lot
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 10 AM to 12 PM
Website: Event Details
This trail runs through an old homestead, where the remnants can still be seen in the beautiful high country of Ohiopyle. Be prepared to see a breathtaking view of the river gorge and some interesting rock formations. This is a 4 mile, moderate to difficult hike. Sturdy footwear is recommended.




Wild Tea Hike
Ohiopyle State Park
Train Station
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Website: Event Details
For centuries people have gathered local plants and infused them with water to make tea. During this program we’ll introduce you to some of these teas and let you try a taste. We’ll also talk about the history of tea in general and how it has shaped many facets of our culture.



August 13 and 14, 2018August 13 and 14, 2018
Boy Scouts Fly Fishing Merit Badge
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
Phone: 800-272-4141
Price: $140
Website: Event Details
Join us in Ohiopyle, where we are surrounded by the Laurel Highland’s fly-fishing paradise. A short cast out the back door will land in the Youghiogheny River, and a long cast out the front door will land in Meadow Run. Within the boundaries of Ohiopyle State Park, you can choose from more than 25 miles of fishable water. Rainbow, Brown and Brook Trout or Smallmouth Bass; you decide what fish you are chasing for the day.



August 19, 2018August 19, 2018
Mushrooms
Ohiopyle State Park
Visitors Center
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 12:30 PM to 2 PM
Website: Event Details
Is it a plant, an animal, or something else entirely? We will explore the fungus kingdom and why it is so important to humans and eco-systems worldwide.



August 22, 2018August 22, 2018
Wednesdays on the Water (Geology)
Ohiopyle State Park
Visitors Center Boat Launch
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 9 AM to 2 PM
Website: Event Details
If you want to experience more than just a jaunt down the lower Yough then join us as we explore the geological features of our beloved river. On this adventure, we will learn how the rapids were formed and how the course of the river has changed over time. Participants must provide their own boat and shuttle pass.



August 25, 2018August 25, 2018
Battle In A Box
Ohiopyle State Park
Visitors Center Area
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Website: Event Details
Do you know what world war was started 10 minutes from here? During this interactive program we will learn all about the ‘War for Empire”. Why was Southwestern Pennsylvania so valuable that it sparked a war that was fought on four continents? It all started here and we will get to the bottom of why.





Murder Mystery Dinner Theater
Christian W. Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
Phone: 724-439-3424
Time: 6 PM
Price: $47
Website: Event Details Page

Come and bring your friends and family. Join in the fun and watch the mystery unfold. This interactive play is sure to keep you in suspense as the story builds to the reveal of “who done it”!
The evening includes a complimentary wine tasting of your favorites from the award-winning Christian W. Klay collection and a delicious buffet dinner.




August 26, 2018August 26, 2018
Lobster Clambake
Christian W. Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
Phone: 724-439-3424
Time: 6 PM
Price: $70 with lobster / $55 without lobster
Website: Event Details Page

The winery brings this New England tradition to the Laurel Highlands! Succulent seafood, wine tasting, beach music and more!
Reservations required.





Monarchs and Milkweed
Ohiopyle State Park
Visitors Center
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Website: Event Details
During this program we will explore our most well-known butterfly. Along the way we will learn about it’s amazing migratory lifestyle and all of the hardships it endures during its life. We will also discuss why milkweed is so important to its survival





Battle In A Box
Ohiopyle State Park
Visitors Center Area
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Phone: 724-329-8591
Time: 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Website: Event Details
Do you know what world war was started 10 minutes from here? During this interactive program we will learn all about the ‘War for Empire”. Why was Southwestern Pennsylvania so valuable that it sparked a war that was fought on four continents? It all started here and we will get to the bottom of why.



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