As we greet the new year, make a resolution to support your local creators and makers. Use this extra Friday to take in the history, heritage, and creativity of Pennsylvania while supporting local businesses and organizations. For some ideas, check out the four events below happening along the National Road and Route 6, as well as in the Schuylkill River, Oil Region, and Endless Mountains heritage areas.
National Road Heritage Corridor:
Visit the towns along the National Road & Shop Local
Oil Region National Heritage Area:
Explore the Venango Museum of Art, Science and Industry
PA Route 6 Heritage Corridor & Endless Mountains Heritage Region:
Discover Local Art and Products at the first ever Makers Fest
Schuylkill River Greenways National Heritage Area:
Immerse Yourself in Local Creations at the Walk in Art Center
Extend the 5th Friday weekend in the Lumber Heritage Region and the Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor.
Lumber Heritage Region:
Ring in the New Year at Gateway Lodge with a Special Travel Package
Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor:
Join in on the Family Fun at PEEPSFEST®
Here are the upcoming 5th Fridays happening through 2018: March 30, 2018; June 29, 2018; August 31, 2018; November 30, 2018. Look out for more information and events on these dates in the future.