07/12/2019 to 07/14/2019

Slovenefest brings together thousands to enjoy the ethnic food, music, culture and fun of Slovenia. The festival offers visitors the opportunity to polka and waltz in four different venues: the air-conditioned Alpine Room; the spacious Outside Stage, which host the popular Slovenian-style polka bands; the International Pavilion, which is reserved for traditional Slovenian musicians and …

Ellwood City Festival

06/28/2019 to 06/30/2019

Annual Elwood City Festival has more than 200 food and craft booths, plus entertainment, fireworks and more. Come see reasonably priced crafts from candles to curtains, jewelry to stained glass, canvas and slate paintings, wooden gifts to woven hammocks. Too many to mention, just come and enjoy them. Admission is free. Great foods, entertainment and …

Western PA Balloon Quest

07/11/2019 to 07/14/2019

Annual Western PA Balloon Quest that was started in 1989. All proceeds benefit the Union Township Volunteer Fire Department. Event kicks off Thursday night when Hot Air Balloons perform a “Balloon Glow”. Balloon launches scheduled for Friday evening, Saturday morning and evening, Sunday morning.

Fall Festival at Apple Castle


The Apple Castle Fall Harvest Festival and Craft Fair has become a major community event, with fun for the whole family. This is a day we like to thank the community for their continued patronage and support by offering free parking, entertainment and wagon rides! We get over 50 very talented crafters with a large …

McConnells Mill Heritage Festival


History is in motion the last weekend in September each year at the Annual Heritage Festival at McConnells Mill State Park.  The festival celebrates the operational time period of the historical gristmill – from 1852 to 1928, and costumed vendors will display crafts inspired by this time. Festival goers can enjoy bluegrass music and free …

Volant Pumpkin Festival


Downtowns aren’t quite the thriving hubs of commerce and meeting like they used to be, so the town of Volant is pretty unique for maintaining its downtown business.  Volant’s thirty-odd specialty merchants work in cooperation and support of one another to maintain this traditional style of commerce.  It seems only natural then that each October …