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Around the River - Fall 2015

Aug 27, 2015 10:09AM ● By Erica Shames

Art

Through October 3, “BAZAAR,” Robert H. Brown, Jeff Krankoskie, & Linda Doucette, Artspace Gallery, Bloomsburg. (570) 784-0737

Through October 17, “Impressionist Landscapes: Walter Schofield,” The Trout Gallery, Dickinson College, Carisle. TroutGallery.org

Through October 31, Art in the Wild Exhibit, Wildwood Park, Harrisburg. (717) 221-0292

September 3-October 4, Faculty Biennial Exhibition, The York Galleries, York. (717) 846-7788

September 12-October 11, Shifting Paradigms, The Marlin and Regina Miller Gallery, Kutztown. (610) 683-1575

September 18-November 8, Joshua Clayton Willis, Jason Bronner & Vance McCoy- Art Exhibits, The Station Gallery, Lock Haven. (570) 748-0949

September 18-19, Wellsboro Wine & Art Tour, downtown businesses, Main Street, Wellsboro. (570) 752-1926

September 25, Feet in the Street Art Show, Columbia. (717) 684-5249

September 25- November 13, Pennsylvania Watercolor Society Juried Exhibit, Carlisle Arts Learning Center, Carlisle. (717) 249-6973

September 26, Clocktoberfest, National Watch and Clock Museum, Columbia. (717) 684-8261

October 2- November 1, A View Within: A Collaboration of Two Fiber Artists, The Gallery at Penn College, Williamsport. Reception: Oct. 9, 4 to 6 p.m. (570) 320-2445 or PCT.edu/Gallery

October 3, 22nd Annual Wildlife Art Auction, Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art, Millersburg. (717) 692-3699

October 3-4, Arts Festival, GoggleWorks Center for the Arts, Reading. (610) 374-4600

October 10, “Evening with the Painting,” Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center. (877) 874-2478

October 10-11, Fall Art Expo, Sullivan County Fairgrounds, Forksville. (570) 928-8927

October 24-December 11, 7th Annual Juried Figurative Drawing and Painting Exhibition, Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove. (570) 372-2787

November 6-7, Artists’ Exhibition & Sale, Muncy Township Social Hall, Pennsdale. (570) 546-5917, MuncyHistoricalSociety.org

November 6-7, Stroll through the Arts Weekend, downtown Lewisburg. Lewisburgpa.com

November 6-December 11, Mikhail Gubin: Geometry, The Gallery at Penn College, Williamsport. Reception: Nov. 12, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. (570) 320-2445 or PCT.edu/Gallery

November 14-15, Art on the Mountain, Shawnee Mountain Ski Area, East Stroudsburg. (570) 421-7231 

Educational/Historic

Through October 17, Historic Woolrich Woolen Mill Tours, Woolrich Store, Woolrich. (570) 769-7401

Through October 26, Fall History Series, Cumberland County Historical Society, Carlisle. (717) 249-7610

Through November 22, Living History Camps, Gettysburg Heritage Center, Gettysburg. (717) 334-6245

Through December 12, Tours of the Slifer House, Lewisburg. (570) 524-2245

September 17-19, Antes Fort Historical Days, Antes Fort Village Park.  (570) 327-1664

September 19-20, Annual Susquehanna Old Fashioned Field Days, Convoy Township Park, Bainbridge. (717) 367-5239

September 19-20, Eisenhower World War II Weekend, Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg. (717) 338-9114,

September 22, Putting the Garden to Bed, McBride Memorial Library, Berwick. (570) 752-2241

September 24, Law and Order in the 21st Century: New Approaches to Crime Control and Prevention, Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove. (570) 374-0101

September 26, Gettysburg Fall Outdoor Antique Show, Lincoln Square, Downtown Gettysburg. (717) 253-5750

October 1, Blue & Gray Gala, The National Civil War Museum, Harrisburg. (717) 260-1861, nationalcivilwarmuseum.org/

October 3-4, Warrior Run/Fort Freeland, Heritage Days, Turbotville. freelandfarm.org/

October 4, Garden Railways Tour, Strasburg. (717) 687-8628, rrmuseumpa.org/

October 9-10, 30th Annual Buffalo Valley Antique Machinery Association Exhibit, Lewisburg. (570) 538-2741

October 9-10, Tioga Early Days, Tioga County Fairgrounds, Whitneyville. (570) 439-7558

October 9-11, Fort Ligonier Days, Town Hall, Ligonier. (724) 238-4200 or visitligonier.com/

October 10, 7th Annual Bi-Planes, Trains, & Automobiles, Eagles Mere Historic Village. (570) 525-3792

October 10, Public Passenger Train Excursion, Catawissa Legion, Bloomsburg. (570) 799-0700

October 10, Sherman Memorial Lighthouse Tour, Lighthouse Island, Tionesta. (814) 755-3672

October 10-11, Harvest and Heritage Days, Downtown Honesdale. (570) 253-5492

October 31, Discovery Lecture Series: Halloween Owls, Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art, Millersburg. (717) 692-3699

October 31, Hispanic Mennonites of Lancaster County, Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society, Lancaster. (717) 393-9745

November 11, Entrance Fee-Free Day, Steamtown National Historic Site, Scranton. (570) 340-5200 

Entertainment

Through September 26, Music in the Garden, Pat Craig Studios, Carlisle. (717) 245-0382

Through October 25, Blues Cruise, Pride of the Susquehanna Riverboat, Harrisburg. HarrisburgRiverBoat.com

September 15-20, Once, Hershey Theatre, Hershey. (717) 534-3405

September 17, Built to Spill, The State Theatre, State College. (814) 272-0606 or TheStateTheatre.org

September 25, The Hot Sardines, Weis Center, Bucknell University, Lewisburg. (570) 577-1239 or Bucknell.edu/WeisCenter

September 25-October 11, “Next to Normal,” Oyster Mill Playhouse, Camp Hill. (717) 737-6768

September 26, The Rock and Roll Relics, Waynesboro. (717) 655-5696

September 30, Habana Sax, Community Arts Center, Williamsport. WilliamsportCommunityConcerts.org

September 30, Johnny Lang, The State Theatre, State College. (814) 272-0606 or TheStateTheatre.org

October 1-4, A Catered Affair, Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove. (570) 372-2787

October 2, Lakota Sioux Dance Theatre, Weis Center, Bucknell University, Lewisburg. (570) 577-1239 or Bucknell.edu/WeisCenter

October 5, Under the Streetlamp, American Music Theatre, Lancaster. (800) 648-4102

October 7-31, Sleuth, Allenberry Resort Inn and Playhouse, Boiling Springs. Allenberry.com

October 9-8, Vienna Boys Choir, Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove. (570) 372-2787

October 10, Dali String Quartet, Deane Center for Preforming Arts, Wellsboro. DeaneCenter.com

October 11, An Evening With Leo Kottke, The State Theatre, State College. (814) 272-0606 or TheStateTheatre.org

October 11, Sadie and the Hotheads, Whitaker Center for Sciences and Arts, Harrisburg. (717) 214-2787

October 17, Jerusalem Quartet, Weis Center, Bucknell University, Lewisburg. Bucknell.edu/WeisCenter

October 20, Loreena McKennitt, Santander Performing Arts Center, Reading. (610) 898-7469

October 20, Unforgettable Moments, Williamsport Symphony Orchestra, Community Arts Center, Williamsport. WilliamsportSymphony.org

October 23, Alison Brown Quartet, Weis Center, Bucknell University, Lewisburg. (570) 577-1239 or Bucknell.edu/WeisCenter

October 23, Back to the Garden-1969, Penn’s Peak, Jim Thorpe. (866) 605-7325

October 24, Feet Don’t Fail me Now!, Majestic Theater, Gettysburg. (717) 337-8200

October 25, The Jazz Me Rhythm and Blues Band, Waynesboro. (717) 655-5696

October 31, Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny, Weis Center, Bucknell University, Lewisburg. Bucknell.edu/WeisCenter

November 1, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, York. (717) 846-1111 or StrandCapitol.org

November 3-8, Jersey Boys, Eisenhower Auditorium, State College. (814) 863-0255

November 6-8, Ultimate Music Theater Weekend, St. Basil’s Hall, Dushore. (570) 928-8927

November 7, Ailey II, Weis Center, Bucknell University, Lewisburg. Bucknell.edu/WeisCenter

November 11, Accordion Virtuosi of Russia, Community Arts Center, Williamsport. WilliamsportCommunityConcerts.org

November 11, Her Naked Skin, Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove. (570) 372-2787

November 13, A Simple Space: Gravity and Other Myths, Weis Center, Bucknell University, Lewisburg. (570) 577-1239 or Bucknell.edu/WeisCenter

Festivals

September 11-19, Harvest Festival. Milton. (570) 713-5761

September 18, Autumn Harvest, Leesport. (484) 577-4133

September 18-20, Harvest Moon Festival, Holy Name of Mary Church, Montrose. (570) 278-1504

September 18-20, La Festa, Historic Bowman Field, Williamsport. VacationPa.com/

September 18-20, Peanut Butter Festival, Gumtown Park, New Bethlehem. (814) 275-3929 

September 20, Heritage Festival, Gettysburg Area Recreation Park, Gettysburg. (717) 334-8943

September 20-26, Beaver Community Fair, Beaver Springs. BeaverFair.org

September 26, Market Street Festival, downtown Selinsgrove. (570) 541-9117

September 26, 24th Annual Potatofest, Ebensburg. PotatoFest.com

September 26, Pretzel Festival, Wyomissing. (484) 797-5954 or ReadingPretzelFest.com

September 26, 8th Street Music Festival, Lebanon. (717) 273-7215

September 26- October 3, 160th Annual Bloomsburg Fair, Bloomsburg Fair grounds. BloomsburgFair.com

September 26-27, Apple & Cheese Festival, Creekside Gardens, Tunkhannock. (570) 836-3595

September 26-27, Mountain Harvest Festival, Blue Mountain Resort, Palmerton. (610) 826-7700

September 26-27, Pippinfest, Main Street, Fairfield. (717) 642-5640

October 1-4, Oktoberfest, Reading. (610) 373-3982 or ReadingLiedekranz.com

October 2-3, Falling Leaves Festival, Potters County Visitors Association, Coudersport. (814) 274-4877

October 2-3, Oktoberfest, VFW carnival grounds, Mifflinburg. MifflinburgPa.com

October 3, 27th Annual Bridge Bust, Veterans Memorial Bridge, between Columbia and Wrightsville. (717) 684-5249

October 3, Heritage Festival, Berks County Heritage Center, Wyomissing. (610) 374-8839

October 3, Little Buffalo Festival, Newport. (717) 567-9255

October 3-4, Dutch Fall Festival, downtown Aaronsburg. (814) 380-4599

October 3-4, 10-11 and 17-18, Fall Foliage Days, downtown Jim Thorpe. (570) 325-5810

October 3-4 and 10-11, Annual National Apple Harvest Festival, South Mountain Fairgrounds, Biglerville. (717) 677-9413

October 4, Harvest Festival. Shikellamy State Park Marina. dcnr.state.pa.us/

October 8-11, 34th Annual Covered Bridge Festival, Knoebel’s Amusement Resort, Elysburg. (570) 672-2572

October 9-11, Berwick Annual Riverfest, Test Track Park, Berwick. (570) 752-2723

October 9-11, Johnny Appleseed Festival, Memorial Park, Sheffield. (814) 968-3906

October 9-11, PA State Flaming Foliage Festival, Renovo. ClintonCountyInfo.com/vb

October 10, Lykens Glen Fall Festival, Fort Hunter Park, Harrisburg. DauphinCounty.org

October 10, Rubber Stamp and Paper Arts Festival, EXPO Center, York. (541) 574-8000 or HeirloomPro.com

October 10, 19th Annual Woolly Worm Festival and Prognostication, Hufnagle Park, Lewisburg. LewisburgPA.com

October 10-11, Harvest Festival, Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm, Stroudsburg. (570) 992-6161

October 10-11, Shade Mountain Winery Harvest Festival, Shade Mountain Winery, Middleburg. ShadeMountainWinery.com

October 17-18, Pocono Food Truck Festival, Shawnee Mountain Ski Area, Shawnee on Delaware. (570) 421-7231 

October 17-18, 29th Annual Pumpkin Festival, Ol’ Country Barn, Benton. (570) 925-6295

October 18, 41st Annual Oyster Festival, Agricultural and Industrial Museum, York. (717) 848-1587 or YorkHeritage.org

October 24, Headless Horseman’s Ball, Lancaster. (717) 392-7223

October 25, Great Pumpkin Express, Maynard Street, Williamsport. (570) 327-7700 or VacationPa.com

November 3-7, 55th Annual Gift Festival & Oriental Rug Event, Fairfield Mennonite Church. (717) 796-1474 

Food

September 13, Marina Brunch, Shikellamy State Park Marina. dcnr.state.pa.us

September 19-20, PRCA Rodeo and Chili Cook-Off, Shawnee Mountain, Shawnee on Delaware. (570) 421-7231

September 26, Chili and Wings Cook-Off, Castenea Picnic Grounds, Lock Haven. (215) 990-2430

October 3, Fall Foliage Dinner Cruise, Harrisburg. (717) 234-6500 or HarrisburgRiverboat.com/FallFoliage

October 3-4, 8th Annual Keystone Classic Barbeque, Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center, Harrisburg. (717) 787-2905  

October 7, Apple Harvest Tea, Beech Springs Farm, Orrtanna. (717) 398-2684

October 10, Harvest Wine Festival, Lazy Brook Park, Tunkhannock. (570) 836-1247 or TunkhannockRotary.org

October 17, Chili & Chills Cook Off, Memorial Building, Orwigsburg. Schuylkill.org  

October 17, Wine Festival, Camp Lavigne, Benton. (570) 204-5809  

October 18, Harvest Dinner, Gutelius House Museum, Mifflinburg. GuteliusHouseMuseum.org

October 23, 1949 Pullman Dining Car Experience, Peter Herdic Transportation Museum, Williamsport. (570) 326-2500 or VacationPa.com

November 14, Jack’s Mountain Progressive Open House, Shade Mountain Winery, Middleburg. (570) 837-3644 

Holiday

October 17-18, Christmas in the Barns, Clinton County Fairgrounds, Mill Hall. (570) 660-1231 or ClintonCountyFairPa.com

October 31- November 1, Holiday Fine Arts & Craft Show Sale, Kutztown University. (610) 678-6650

November 3, The 2015 Christmas Show: Deck the Halls, American Music Theatre, Lancaster. (800) 648-4102

November 6-8, Gingerbread Tour, Brookville. (800) 680-0160 or GingerbreadTour.com

November 7, Heart’s Desire Annual Holiday Open House, Galeton. (814) 435-2280

November 14, 6th Annual Kristkindle Mart, Bainbridge Fire Hall, Bainbridge. (717) 426-3794

November 14-15, Holiday Fest, Mud and Fire Potters, Little Meadows. (570) 623-3335

November 14-15, WeihnachtsMarkt, Harmony Museum, Harmony. (724) 452-7341 or HarmonyMuseum.org

Outdoors

Through November 1, Corn Maze and Hayrides to the Pumpkin Patch, Ard’s Farm Market, Lewisburg. (570) 524-9820

Through December 31, Aerial Excursion Zipline Tours, Refreshing Mountain, Stevens. (717) 738-1490 or RefreshingMountain.com

September 12, Tröegs Trail Run for Conservation, Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art, Millersburg. (717) 692-3699

September 18, History Hike, Antietam Lake Park, Reading. (610) 372-8939

September 19, Cook Forest River Ride, Cook Forest State Park, Cooksburg. 1 (800) 344-4867

September 26, Big Day Out, Adventure Center at Pocono Whitewater, Jim Thorpe. (800) 944-8392

September 26, Public Lands Day, Black Moshannon State Park. (814) 342-5960

September 30-October 4, Horse Ride, Cook Forest Area Scenic Trail Rides & Dude Ranch, Clarion. (814) 226-5985

October 4, Garden Railway Tour, Strasburg. (717) 687-8628

October 10-11, Horticulture Show, Snider Agricultural Arena, State College. (814) 865-4433

October 11, Fall Pumpkin Float Kayak Trip, Endless Mountain Outfitters, Sugar Run. (570) 746-9140

October 11, Photo Walk with Kevin Kaltenbaugh, Gateway Lodge, Cooksburg. (814) 744-8017

October 23, Howl at the Near Full Moon in the Maze, Kohl’s Stony Hill Tree Farm, Milton. (570) 437-3442

October 24, Nature at Night, Endless Mountains Nature Center, Tunkhannock. (570) 836-3835

November 1, Marietta Iron Furnace Hike, Breezy View Park, Outside Columbia. Rivertownes@comcast.net  

November 7-8, The Bike Train, Adventure Center at Pocono Whitewater, Jim Thorpe, (570) 325-3654

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