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
WaterFire Sharon continues to be a “beautiful experience that creates magical moments,” says Karen Anderson, Land Operations Manager for the event. WaterFire Sharon is in its sixth season and has recently announced the 2018 dates and themes. The world renowned, multi-sensory art event in downtown Sharon is set for July 21, August 18, and September … Continue reading “WaterFire Sharon PA Lights Up the Shenango River for Three Days in 2018 in Mercer County, PA”READ MORE