Make Plans for These Somerset, PA Events
There are a number of Somerset, PA events that take place each year that you won't want to miss. From a fascinating up-close look at folk history to the sweet sights and smells of sugaring time, you'll get plenty of chances for hands-on happenings during your visit to Somerset. Here are some of our staff favorites.
National Road Chainsaw Carving Festival
June 12-14 See chainsaw artists create works of art for purchase and auction. Visit www.carvingfest.confluencelions.org for more information on this great event!
Laurel Highlands Bluegrass Festival
The bands are lined up, the food menus are set, the music workshops and sound company are ready to go, and we're ready for another great year. Sure hope you can join us on June 20-21.
Thunder in the Valley
Johnstown's annual Thunder in the Valley® motorcycle rally is held the fourth weekend in June. While the City of Johnstown serves as the hub of the rally, related events take place throughout the entire Johnstown Region. According to the Johnstown/Cambria County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB), rally planners make every effort to provide a wide variety of events and activities so that Thunder is enjoyed by everyone, including area residents who help to roll out the welcome mat for visiting bikers.
July 18-20, join us for Somersets annual 3 day performing arts festival featuring live music, food and craft vendors, a childrens area and a parade.
Rib & Wing Festival
Seven Springs Mountain Resort presents the fifth annual Rib & Wing Festival on Friday, July 25 – Sunday, July 27, 2014!
Enjoy mouth-watering ribs and wings, musical entertainment, crafters, a beer garden and Kids’ Zone.
44th Annual Somerset Antique Show
On August 9th, more than 100 dealers on display. Includes food vendors and an antique and classic car show at Somerset Trust on West Main Street from 1-3 p.m. Free admission.
114th Annual Somerset County Fair
Somerset County agriculture and youth showcase. Includes carnival rides and attractions, grandstand and exhibits. Visit www.somersetcountyfairpa.com for full details. The fun takes place August 16th thru 23rd.
Laurel Highlands Garlic Festival
Festival includes live entertainment, chef demonstrations, recipe sampling, guest speakers, play area, and free parking. Celebrate the miracle of garlic. August 16-17.
Mother Earth News Fair
September 12-14, Seven Springs will host Mother Earth News Fair. If offers fun-filled, family oriented sustainable lifestyle events. The fair will feature practical hands-on workshops in renewable energy, small-scale agriculture, gardening, green building, and more.