From Civil War battlefields to icons of the American Revolution, Pennsylvania is littered with historical sites, museums and monuments. However, history buffs aren't the only people who'll find things to do in the Keystone State; Pennsylvania is also filled with beautiful scenery, exciting theme parks, fun festivals and breathtaking artwork.
- Monroeville Convention Center 209 Mall Boulevard Monroeville, PA 15146 in MONROEVILLE, PA
Held during a weekend at the end of November, the event represents a massive Christmas arts and crafts festival. Almost 300 artisans display their crafts that provide visitors with the opportunity of acquiring decorations or holiday gifts. The venue also offers live entertainment, seasonal foods and a visit by Santa and his elves.
The gala March event held at the convention center ushers in spring and offers spectators the opportunity of experiencing destinations around the world. Displays include vast landscapes and decorations featuring the plants derived from the themed country. The event also features culinary delights in addition to cultural presentations.
For 10 days residents look forward to spring with the arrival of local and big name artists who perform numerous musical genres spanning from big band to jazz. Nightly shows occur throughout the city ranging from restaurants to major event venues.
The Old Pool Farm provides the location for three full days of traditional Celtic, country and folk music. A designated area provides special family orientated activities and shows. Artisans display craft exhibits and food vendors offer refreshments.