Local Events

A page dedicated to a list of events occurring in our area which you may be interested in attending while staying with us at Benner's.

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 .


Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater , Fort Necessity, Frank Lloyd Wright's 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.

August

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Saturday, August 3, 2019
Volunteer Trail Clean-up Day
Ohiopyle State Park
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
724-329-8591
Time: 9 AM to 4 PM
Event details Page
If you enjoy the beauty and wilderness of Ohiopyle State Park, we ask you to consider spending a little time chipping in. Clean ups are sponsored by the Friends of Ohiopyle (FOO).


Saturday, August 3, and Sunday, August 4, 2019
Flea Market
Braddock's Restaurant and Tavern
3261 National Pike
Farmington, PA 15437
724-329-5508
Time: 8 AM to 4 PM
Event details Page
Check out our areas largest Flea Market and find the Unique Antique of Collectable you've been searching for.
White Water Kayak Instruction - Beginner
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
1-800-272-4141
Price: $199
Event details Page
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.


Sunday, August 4, 2019
Pavilion Music Series
Shelly McCombie
Christian Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
724-439-3424
Time: 1 PM
Price: Free
Event Details
Back by popular demand, Shelly McCombie! Shelly has captivated audiences with her Patsy Cline renditions and has brought them to their feet with Motown artists such as Aretha Franklin and Gladys Knight and the Pips. She enjoys popularity across the Tri-State area and has performed to standing room only crowds at numerous fairs, festivals and country nightspots.


Saturday, August 10, 2019
Classic Film Series
Million Dollar Mermaid
State Theatre Center for the Arts
27 East Main Street
Uniontown, PA 15401
724-439-1360
1-800-397-2554
Time: 2 PM and 7 PM
Price: Adults - $5 / Seniors and Students - $3
The State Theatre's Classic Films
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. Play a game at each showing for a chance to win a prize sponsored by the Herald Standard!


Sunday, August 11, 2019
Dog Day
Christian Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
724-439-3424
Time: 1 PM
Price: Free
Event Details
A day designed for enjoyment for you and your furry friend! Vendors, food, pet parade, pet contest, pet blessing and more.
Free admission.


Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Life on the Lower Yough
Ohiopyle State Park
Visitors Center
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
724-329-8591
Time: 9 AM to 2 PM
Event details Page
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. Pre-registration required.


Sunday, August 17, 2019
Winestock!
Christian Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
724-439-3424
Time: 11 AM to 8 PM
Price: $50
Event Details
In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Woodstock, the Christian W. Klay Winery and Ridge Runner Distillery presents – Winestock! It will be a day of music, wine, spirits, food and more! The band line-up will be announced soon! Please be sure to check back. Peace!
Yoga on the River Tour
White Water Adventures
6 Negley St.
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
724-329-8850
Price: $91
Event Details
A little yoga and a little rafting make it a day to rejuvenate! Reserve your space on this limited-time special tour where we combine yoga poses and stretching with an exhilarating ride on the river. Reconnect with nature and yourself on this yoga and rafting combo trip! We stop intermittently for various quick yoga sessions alongside the Lower Yough section of the river, including a healthy lunch break.


Saturday, August 31, 2019
Flea Market
Braddock's Restaurant and Tavern
3261 National Pike
Farmington, PA 15437
724-329-5508
Time: 8 AM to 4 PM
Event details Page
Check out our areas largest Flea Market and find the Unique Antique of Collectable you've been searching for.
White Water Kayak Instruction - Beginner
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
1-800-272-4141
Price: $199
Event details Page
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.

September

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Sunday, September 1
White Water Kayak Instruction - Beginner
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
1-800-272-4141
Price: $199
Event details Page
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.


Sunday, September 1, and Monday, September 2
Flea Market
Braddock's Restaurant and Tavern
3261 National Pike
Farmington, PA 15437
724-329-5508
Time: 8 AM to 4 PM
Event details Page
Check out our areas largest Flea Market and find the Unique Antique of Collectable you've been searching for.

Friday, September 6, 2019
Classic Film Series
Auntie Mame
State Theatre Center for the Arts
27 East Main Street
Uniontown, PA 15401
724-439-1360
1-800-397-2554
Time: 2 PM and 7 PM
Price: Adults - $5 / Seniors and Students - $3
The State Theatre's Classic Films
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. Play a game at each showing for a chance to win a prize sponsored by the Herald Standard!




Saturday, September 7, and Sunday, September 8
White Water Kayak Instruction - Beginner
Wilderness Voyageurs
103 Garrett St
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania 15470
1-800-272-4141
Price: $199
Event details Page
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.


Sunday, September 8


Sunday, September 8, 2019
Lobster Clambake
Christian Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
724-439-3424
Time: 5 PM
Event Details
The winery brings this New England tradition to the Laurel Highlands! Succulent seafood, wine tasting, beach music and more!


Saturday, September 14, 2019
Classic Film Series
Guys and Dolls
State Theatre Center for the Arts
27 East Main Street
Uniontown, PA 15401
724-439-1360
1-800-397-2554
Time: 2 PM and 7 PM
Price: Adults - $5 / Seniors and Students - $3
The State Theatre's Classic Films
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. Play a game at each showing for a chance to win a prize sponsored by the Herald Standard!


Sunday, September 22


Sunday, September 22, 2019
Laurel Highlands Chili Cook-off & Harvest Festival
Christian Klay Winery
412 Fayette Springs Road
Chalk Hill, PA 15421
724-439-3424
Time: 1 PM
Price: Free
Event Details
In addition to our popular chili cook-off, the Laurel Highlands Harvest Festival will feature: live entertainment by Wizdom World Beat Reggae Band, regional crafters, food vendors, farmers market, cooking demonstrations, grape stomping, wine and spirits tasting, and hot pepper eating contest.


Saturday, September 28, 2019
Volunteer Trail Clean-up Day
Ohiopyle State Park
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
724-329-8591
Time: 9 AM to 4 PM
Event details Page
If you enjoy the beauty and wilderness of Ohiopyle State Park, we ask you to consider spending a little time chipping in. Clean ups are sponsored by the Friends of Ohiopyle (FOO).

October

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Friday, October 4, 2019
Classic Film Series
Suspicion
State Theatre Center for the Arts
27 East Main Street
Uniontown, PA 15401
724-439-1360
1-800-397-2554
Time: 2 PM and 7 PM
Price: Adults - $5 / Seniors and Students - $3
The State Theatre's Classic Films
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. Play a game at each showing for a chance to win a prize sponsored by the Herald Standard!


Saturday, October 5, and Sunday, October 6, 2019
Flea Market
Braddock's Restaurant and Tavern
3261 National Pike
Farmington, PA 15437
724-329-5508
Time: 8 AM to 4 PM
Event details Page
Check out our areas largest Flea Market and find the Unique Antique of Collectable you've been searching for.


Friday, October 11, Saturday, October 12, 
         and Sunday, October 13, 2019
Ohiopyle Fall Buckwheat SupperOhiopyle Fall Buckwheat Supper
Ohiopyle Stewart Community Center
15 Sherman Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
724-329-0896


Saturday, October 12, and Sunday, October 13, 2019
Ohiopyle Falls & Trails Trilogy
Mountain Watershed Association and the Youghiogheny Riverkeeper
Ohiopyle State Park
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
724-329-8591
Event details Page
Mountain Watershed Association and the Youghiogheny Riverkeeper would like to announce the inaugural Ohiopyle Falls & Trails Trilogy in Ohiopyle State Park. The festivities and races will take place Saturday, Oct. 12, and Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019. This series of races will highlight the variety of recreational activities the river valley provides by giving river and trail lovers alike a weekend of paddling over the Ohiopyle Falls, trail running and mountain biking. Take part in all or just one race, come to watch, or do a little bit of both. Registration for any event includes a Ohiopyle Falls & Trails Trilogy T-Shirt!


Saturday, October 19, 2019
Volunteer Trail Clean-up Day
Ohiopyle State Park
124 Main Street
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
724-329-8591
Time: 9 AM to 4 PM
Event details Page
If you enjoy the beauty and wilderness of Ohiopyle State Park, we ask you to consider spending a little time chipping in. Clean ups are sponsored by the Friends of Ohiopyle (FOO).