Events


Sunday Brunch

Mar 25, Apr 29, May 27, June 24, July 29, Aug 26, Sep 30, Oct 28, Nov 25, 2018 ~ The Country Club of Meadville, 15955 State Highway 86, Meadville PA

Our kitchen prepares different Breakfast, Lunch & Dessert dishes each time while featuring crowd favorites like our ever popular "made to order omelets" and carving station. Brunch is available on the last Sunday of each month from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Adults $18  Children (2-12) $10

Featured cocktails: Mimosas & Bloody Mary's $2 each

More Information: Call 814-724-7421 or visit www.meadvillecc.com


Second Saturday Community Market

May 12, June 9, July 14, August 11, September 8, 2018 ~ Meadville Market House, Market Street, Meadville PA

Join us for our weekends of wellness! Live music & entertainment, local arts & crafts, farmers market, family activities and community exhibits. The Second Saturday Community Market is a non-profit enterprise founded to support the local economy, provide a community gathering place and increase appreciation for local art and other goods. All items for sale are homemade, homegrown, or produced by members of the greater Meadville community.

More Information: Call 814-336-2056 or visit www.meadvillemarkethouse.org


Canadohta Big Bang Celebration

June 30 - July 7, 2018 ~ Canadohta Lake, Union City PA

Join us for a week of family fun! Yard sales galore, pet parade, movie on the Big Screen for kids, Firecracker Fun Run 5K, boat parade, fireworks, great food and drink plus so much more. Visit our website for details.

More Information: Visit www.canadohtalake.org


Oil Creek & Titusville July Train Rides

July 4 - July 29, 2018 ~ Oil Creek and Titusville Railroad, 409 S. Perry St., Titusville PA

Ride the Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad every Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday in July. Train departs from Perry Street Station at 11:00 am. Reservations are appreciated.

More Information: Call 814-676-1733 or visit www.octrr.org


Fireworks at New Beginnings Church

July 4, 2018 ~ 13226 Leslie Road, Meadville PA

The Ultimate Freedom Event is a day-long community celebration that begins with a 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk at 8 a.m. and includes kids zone activities and live music. There is a corn-hole tournament the day with end with a fireworks display at approximately 10 p.m. The event is free and shuttle buses will be available.

More Information: Call 814-724-5074 or visit www.newbeginnings.com


Discovery Days

July 5, 12, 19, 26, 2018 ~ Drake Well Museum, 202 Museum La., Titusville PA

Join Drake Well Museum and Park and Oil Creek State Park for our fun-filled Thursdays in July. Children ages 8-12 can participate in this day long, hands-on program and learn about the Oil region's rich history and environment. Registration required and fees apply.

More Information: Call 814-827-2797 or visit www.drakewell.org


First Friday - Gallery Art Opening July

July 6, 2018 ~ Meadville Fine Arts, 245 Chestnut St., Meadville PA

Two exhibits will include:

T. Alan Kirk - Digital Photography & Editing.

Kevin Parsons - Watercolor.

Artwork is for sale. Open to the public.

More Information: Call 814-337-8600 or visit www.meadvilleart.com


WWII Re-enactment at the OC&T Railroad, Perry Street Station

July 6, 7, 8, 2018 ~ Oil Creek and Titusville Railroad,Perry Street Station, 409 S. Perry St., Titusville PA

 Join us as we become a military train from the 1940's with German and American Forces fighting for control of the train. Perry Street Station will become an encampment for both forces with displays of uniforms, weapons and vehicles from the era. Veterans and current servicemen can ride on the OC&T for $10 with the purchase of a full-price ticket. Visit our website or call for a full schedule of events.

 

More Information: Call 814-676-1733 or visit www.octrr.org


French Creek Music Festival

July 6, 7, 8, 2018 ~ Venango PA

The annual Venango borough music Festival will be featuring multiple music events over the 3 day event as well as food, local craft beers and handmade goods. The BBQ on the 7th event proceeds will go to the Venango Volunteer Fire Department. 

This event is sponsored by the Venango Volunteer Fire Department and the Venango General Store. 

Call Mark for details 814-422-5323.

 

More Information: Call 814-422-5323 or visit www.fcmf.rocks


Music at Sunset

July 7, July 28, September 1, 2018 ~ Ice House Park, Conneaut Lake PA

The Ice House Park Arts Committee presents Music at Sunset. This summer's line-up includes; Double Vision, Salmon Frank, Making Changes. Performances are from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Attendees are encouraged to take blankets, chairs and refreshments. Contributions toward expenses are welcome. 

More Information: Call 814-333-1258


Fireworks at Canadohta

July 7, 2018 ~ Canadohta Lake, Union City PA

Fireworks over the lake! Starting at 10PM

More Information: Visit www.canadohtalake.org


21st Annual Wings & Wheels Fly-In and Drive-In

July 8, 2018 ~ Port Meadville Airport, 16306 Corporate Dr., Meadville PA

There is fun for all ages including helicopter rides, airplane rides and a car show! Breakfast and lunch will be catered by Mr. Woddys BBQ. Music, food, vendors and much more! Vendors Welcome, sign up today by calling 814-720-1080. Admission is FREE.

More Information: Call 814-333-2677 or visit www.crawfordcountypa.net/portal/page?_pageid=393,916281&_dad=portal&_schema=PORTAL


Trail Blazer 15K Run and 5K Run and Walk

July 8, 2018 ~ Ernst Conservation Seed, 9006 Mercer Pike, Meadville PA

Start and finish at Ernst Conservation Seed. Out and back course on the Ernst Trail with a short portion on Mercer Pike. Call or visit our website for more information and registration.

More Information: Call 814-333-6630 or visit www.ernsttrail.org


Car Cruise-In

July 8, August 12, September 23, 2018 ~ Hunter's Inn, 25584 State Highway 27, Guys Mills PA

Car Cruise-In will be hosted by Classic Irons car Club from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm featuring a 50/50, awards, door prizes, DJ Dean spinning oldies and drink and food specials all day.

More Information: Call 814-789-2755


HOTAfest 2018

July 13, 14 and 16, 2018 ~ Historic Titusville, PA

HOTAfest (Heart of the Arts Folk Festival) is an event for musicians and visual artists. The festival features hands-on workshops that celebrate Bluegrass, Irish Celtic, Gospel, Scottish, Civil War, Folk and Mountain Genres, including visual arts and crafts.

More Information: Call 814-827-2381 or visit www.hotafest.com


49th Annual Townville Old Home Days

July 13, 14, 2018 ~ Downtown Townville, PA

Enjoy some great old fashion fun with family and friends at the Townville Old Home Days. Some of the fun starts with a 5k race, parade, queen pageant, children's coloring contest, corn hole pitch, classic car cruise-in, wagon rides, great food and live entertainment.

More Information: Visit www.festivalsinpa.com/townville-old-home-days


French Creek Heritage Event: Pontiac's Rebellion

July 14, 15, 2018 ~ Cochranton Fair Grounds, Cochranton PA

The 4th Annual Event explores the period following the French & Indian War, focusing on the Rebellion across western Pennsylvania and larger frontier. A distinguished panel of speakers will explore the forces and events that impacted the French Creek Valley. Includes a "Children's Program" with activities, games and educational opportunities.

The two day event offers a brush with local history. Encampments of living history re-enactors provide both a visual and hands on experience. The free event also provides museum quality artifacts and demonstrations. This unique experience offers something for all ages and interests. 

More Information: Call 814-425-7700 or visit www.frenchcreekheritageevent.com


Classic Car Cruise-In

July 14, 2018 ~ Conneaut Lake Historical Society Museum, 150 N. Third Street, Conneaut Lake PA

There is no charge to attend. To enter your car and qualify for special prizes, there is a $5 entry fee. See the Liberty II starting at noon. Refreshments are available for purchase.

More Information: Call 824-382-8722 or visit www.conneautlakehistory.com


7th Annual CLP Summer Classic Volleyball Tournament

July 14, 15, 2018 ~ Conneaut Lake Park Beach, Conneaut Lake PA

Call or visit our website now to register! Come and join in the fun! Rain or shine....music, limbo contest, slip n' slide and more.

More Information: Call 440-223-7409


Voodoo Brewing Co Presents: "Good Vibes" Beer Fest

July 14, 2018 ~ The Compound, 834 Bessemer St., Meadville PA

Inspired by the name of one of our flagship beers, good vibes Beer Fest will bring craft beer lovers together in Northwest Pennsylvania this summer to enjoy a day of laid back music, delicious local food and the best lineup of craft breweries in the nation, along with the best Voodoo Brewery has to offer. The festival will take place on July 14th, 2018 at our production facility, The Compound, located at 834 Bessemer Street in Meadville, PA from 12-3PM. Save the date! More details to follow

More Information: Call 814-337-3676 or visit www.voodoobrewery.com


Pymatuning Sportsmen's Club 16th Annual Charity Golf Outing

July 14, 2018 ~ Whispering Pines Golf Course, 15630 Middle Rd, Meadville, PA

Four Person Scramble. Includes 18 holes with cart, lunch, dinner, beverages plus more. Benefits American Cancer Society - Relay for Life and "Camp Can Do." Pre-registration is recommended. Registration is from 8 AM with a 9 AM shotgun start.  Cost is $65 per person. Contact Dan Weber with any questions. 

More Information: Call 814-853-3550


29th Annual Wesbury Chicken BBQ and Craft Fair

July 15, 2018 ~ Wesbury, 31 N. Park Ave., Meadville, PA

Each year in the middle of summer, Wesbury pulls together a festival that attracts close to 5,000 visitors. Held on campus, this free event is always the third Sunday of July from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. It includes a Family Fun Zone with games and train rides, outdoor and indoor entertainment, crafters and other vendors, and an Antique and Classic Car Cruise In. In addition, the Sunset Auxiliary holds its annual rummage, book and bake sale. Of course, there are chicken and rib dinners on sale that includes several side dishes and homemade pie or cake.

More Information: Call 814-332-9264 or visit www.wesbury.com/wesbury-foundation-events.php


Guided Bird Walk at Erie National Wildlife Refuge

July 20, 2018 ~ 11296 Wood Duck Lane, Tsuga Trail, Guys Mills PA

Join biologist Melissa for a guided walk from 9 am to 11 am. Birds will be the focus of the morning, but anything is fair game. We will have spare binoculars for you to borrow, just wear some good hiking shoes. These walks are free and appropriate for all ages.

More Information: Call 814-789-3585


Waterford Days

July 20, 21, 22, 2018 ~ Waterford PA

Welcome to Waterford Days! There will be something to do for the entire family including entertainment, crafts for sale, and great food. This community event showcases it's churches, non-profits, booster groups, businesses, and more. Organized by the Fort LeBoeuf Historical Society.

More Information: Call 814-796-4817 or visit www.fortleboeufhistory.com


MARC Family Fun Fest

July 20th, 2018 ~ Meadville Area Recreation Complex, 800 Thurston Rd., Meadville, PA 16335

Come join us for a family fun night for all ages at the MARC Arena on July 20th, from 6-10pm. We have family-friendly activities for everyone including roller skating (bring your own if you have them!), dance party, board games, cornhole, limbo, NHL '18 XBOX tournament ($2 to enter, prizes will be awarded), Rocket League PS4 tournament ($2 to enter, prizes will be awarded), and more! DJ Roan will be pumping the music for the night! $5 entrance fee, food will be provided. Email aaron@marc4fun.com or call 814-724-6006 for more info, or if you would like to volunteer!

More Information: Call 814-724-6006 or visit www.facebook.com/events/2040769386177026/


Appraisals of Vintage Treasures

July 21, 2018 ~ Conneaut Lake Park Fire Hall, St. Route 618, Conneaut Lake PA

Admission will be free. Donations for appraisals; 1 item $10, 2 or 3 items $25. There will be seven appraisers on hand. Bring your Conneaut Lake memorabilia, primitives, fine jewelry, gold, silver, pictures, pottery and more. Food and drinks available for purchase.

More Information: Call 814-724-9841 or visit www.conneautlakehistory.com


7th Annual Operation: Wounded Vetz

July 21, 2018 ~ Italian Civic Center, 869 Water Street, Meadville PA

Join us in supporting our local vets! Doors open at 4:00PM. Opening ceremony with VFW Post 2006 Color Guard and Pipe Band. Come and enjoy live bands, special raffles, 50/50, Chinese auction and more! Call for details!

More Information: Call 814-337-5422


Pocahontas

July 27, 28, 2018 ~ Colestock Auditoium, Titusville High School, Titusville PA

Filled with Native American lore and beautiful music. Audiences will be swept away by the rhythmic beat of the tom-toms and the Great Legend of daughter of the mighty Algonquin Chief Powhatan, Pocahontas. Friday and Saturday at 7:00 pm.

More Information: Call 814-827-2381 or visit www.titusvillecouncilonthearts.org


Kayak Dice Run

July 28, 2018 ~ Canadohta Lake, Union City PA

Registration is at Frog Pond Pavilion on Friday July 27th from 7PM to 8PM or day of run at 10AM. Dice Run is from 10AM to 2PM. There is a $10 donation per person and unique trophies, will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd person with the highest dice total and a special one for lowest score. This is not a race, so take your time, relax and enjoy the lake, just be back b 2PM to register your dice total.

More Information: Visit www.canadohtalake.org


Murder Mystery Dinner - Abra Cadaver - You're Dead

May 19, July 28, September 15, 2018 ~ Oil Creek and Titusville Railroad, 409 S. Perry St., Titusville PA

Only the best Magicians and their assistants gather each year at the Wonderful World of Wizards (WWOW)! This year's Magic the Gathering promises to be full of new magical illusion s and tricks of the trade. But there's danger involved with so many rabbits in so many hats! The illusion of a happy consortium of performers will be shattered when the trick is revealed and it turns out to be MURDER! Dinner starts at 4:45 pm. Reservations are required.

More Information: Call 814-676-1733 or visit www.octrr.org


Eleanor Davies Croquet Classic and Garden Party

July 29, 2018 ~ Baldwin Reynolds House Museum, 639 Terrace St., Meadville PA

Find your Downton Abbey or summer white attire, get a fantastic hat or grow out that amazing mustache, and gather your team of 3 to enjoy a friendly tournament on the lawns of the Baldwin-Reynolds House as well as most of the mansions on Terrace St!

Any skill level is welcome and no prior experience necessary!

Check our website for details.

More Information: Call 814-333-1258 or visit www.crawfordhistorical.org


122nd Annual Frenchtown Ham or Chicken Dinner

July 29, 2018 ~ St. Hyppolyte/Our Lady of Lourdes
Menu: 1/2 BBQ Chicken OR a generous portion of Ham, along with homemade mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, applesauce, homemade coleslaw, beverages and pie.
$10 for adults, $9 for senior citizens and $7 for children under 12.
Dinners are served from Noon until 6:00pm (or until sold out).
Festival Games from Noon until 7:00pm. Live Entertainment.
Take-outs and Outdoor Seating available, as well as shuttle service to the parking areas

More Information: Call 814-789-2022


 

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Crawford County Convention and Visitors Bureau

16709 Conneaut Lake Rd.
Meadville PA 16335

P: 814-333-1258 / 800-332-2338
Fax: 814-333-9032
Email: welcome@visitcrawford.org

Summer Hours:

M-F: 8:30am-4:30pm
Sat-Sun: CLOSED

Winter Hours:

M-F: 8:30am-4:30pm
Sat-Sun: CLOSED