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PA Organic FarmFest

Festival Dates: 08/01/2014 to 08/02/2014

PA Organic FarmFest is a fun and FREE community-building event that fosters knowledge of organic agriculture and sustainable living through educational opportunities, local foods, lively entertainment and interactive events. FarmFest attracts a diverse crowd of rural and urban families and farmers from all over PA and the region. In 2013, we had a 20% increase in attendance with over 2,300...

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A Bear’s Picnic

Festival Dates: 08/01/2013 to 08/05/2013

The Annual Bear’s Picnic Music Festival is held at the Lycoming County Fairgrounds in Hughesville.  The Bear’s Picnic is a family oriented music festival featuring a variety of local and national bands, arts, crafts, camping, children’s activities, and much more.  The event showcases a variety of music genres to enjoy including Jam, Blues, Rock, Country, Folk,  Funk, Bluegrass, Jazz, and...

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Italian Festival of Fayette County

Festival Dates: 08/23/2013 to 08/25/2013

Late in August, you should check out the annual Italian Festival of Fayette County. Italian entertainers, Celebrity tribute show, grape stomping & pasta eating contests, LEGO & carnival jump rides for the kids,great italian foods from all areas of italia,outdoor italian mass,pageant with the pittsbugh dance moms as judges,moto-cross,demo-derby,wounded warrior amputee softball team appearance,high school band festival,mime-juggler,strolling musicians,fireworks,annual classic car...

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Thunder Mountain Native American Festival

Festival Dates: 08/17/2013 to 08/18/2013

  If you want to attend an annual Pow Wow, the Thunder Mountain Native American Festival is held in the 3rd week of August, in Saltsburg, PA. There are activities for the whole family including Pony Rides, a Scavenger Hunt, a Tomahawk Throwing Tournament, the Candy Dance and more. Crafts &  Presentations are held in the large tent. Two circles (areas) on the...

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Westmoreland Columbus 500

Festival Date: 08/09/2013

In October of 1992, we as a country celebrated the discovery of America by Christopher Columbus in 1492. A group of Westmoreland County Italian-Americans decided that 500 years after this discovery date marked a significant bench mark, and decided that something should be done to honor Columbus and his discovery. Around the 2nd week of August, The Westmoreland Columbus 500...

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Festival of Wood

Festival Dates: 08/03/2013 to 08/04/2013

Over a century ago Gilbert Pinchot founded the PA Forest Service and served as its first chief.  Today the annual Festival of Wood is held at Grey Towers – Pinchot’s ancestral estate.  Festival of Wood’s noble mission is to heighten awareness regarding the sustainability of a managed forest.  To its credit, the task is achieved with a surprising amount of...

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