Mercer County is located in western Pennsylvania, one hour north of Pittsburgh, one hour south of Erie and 1 1/2 hour south east of Cleveland, Ohio. We are a 5 hour drive from Toronto Ontario Canada. Our area is known for outstanding tax free shopping at the Grove City Premium Outlets and at the world’s “largest” stores in Sharon, PA. Unique attractions include Wendell August and the Avenue of 444 Flags.
Our charming downtowns feature unique specialty shops and art galleries. In addition Mercer County was selected as one of “Golf Digests” Top Golf Destinations. Outdoor adventures abound in the area with kayaking on the Shenango River 23 mile water trail, skydiving, fishing, hiking/biking trails and more. Two state parks: Maurice K. Goddard State Park and Pymatuning State Park offer diverse recreational opportunities. Contact us and let us help you make memories that last a lifetime!
~ Peggy Mazyck, VisitMercerCountyPA President/CEO
On the evening of July 18 “Beautiful Downtown Sharon” will become even more beautiful as a group of community volunteers get ready to officially “flip the switch” and flood State Street Bridge with new color-changing LED lights. “This lighting project was five years in the making from dream to reality,” says Laura Ackley, chairperson for the project and … Continue reading “Lighting Up State Street Bridge in “Beautiful Downtown Sharon””READ MORE