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Events in Mercer County, PA in September, 2016

DOWNTOWN SOUNDS CONCERT SERIES

2nd & 4th Thursdays: June - September, 2016 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

A celebration of all things local!  The downtown sounds concerts are free & open to the public featuring local artists & bands.

WINE DOWN WEDNESDAYS AT FRACTURED GRAPE WINE CELLARS

Every Wednesday of the year, 2016 | All day

Each week stop out on a Wednesday to find out our wine of the week.  Whichever wine is chosen you will receive 25% off bottles and half off glasses!

TRIVIA AT FRACTURED GRAPE WINE CELLARS

April 12th & 26th, May 10th & 24th and Every Tuesday in June, July, August and September, 2016 | 7:00 PM

Get some friends together and take a shot at our multi-category, general knowledge trivia.  The team dubbed as trivia each week will win a different prize.  All trivia participants will receive $1 off glasses of wine! 

LIVE MUSIC EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT!

Every Friday night | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Enjoy live music while enjoying your dinner.

LIVE MUSIC AT KNOCKIN NOGGIN CIDERY & WINERY

Every Sunday afternoon in September | 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Live music on the outdoor patio!

LIVE MUSIC AT KNOCKIN NOGGIN CIDERY & WINERY

Every Saturday evening in September | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Live music on the outdoor patio!

LIVE MUSIC AT NOVA CELLARS WINERY

Every Saturday in  2016 | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join us in the back room every Saturday night when a local musician takes the stage and performs classics you love, hits of today and even a few original tunes.  Sit back and enjoy the show!  Starting in May will feature music Friday, Saturday and Sundays outdoors!

TEACHER/STUDENT APPRECIATION MONTH AT GROVE CITY PREMIUM OUTLETS

September 1st - 30th, 2016 | 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM Monday - Saturday, Sunday: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Grove City Premium Outlets honors all students and teachers this month!  Show your school ID during the month of September to receive a free Savings Passport when you visit the information center in the food court.

TEEN THEATRE (GRADES 7 - 12)

September 7th, 2016 through May 31st 2017 | Wednesdays: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Teen theatre classes.

COOLSPRING CORN MAZE & FARM MARKET

September 9th - November 6th, 2016 | Fri. 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM; Sat. 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM; Sun. 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

"Westward GO!"  Our newest themed corn maze lets you "Get Lost"' while capturing Pokemon characters in the corn.

POUR IT FORWARD (DONATION DAYS) AT FRACTURED GRAPE WINE CELLARS

April 16th, May 14th, June 4th, July 9th, August 13th and September 10th, 2016 | 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Once a month we are doing an outreach event to support a local or national charity.  As we say best at the Grape, "Drink for a Cure" and help us to raise money for a good cause.

PICK YOUR OWN APPLES

September 10th, 17th, 24th, and October 1st, 8th, 15th, 2016 | 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Soak up the joy of family apple picking on the farm at the Apple Castle!

KRAYNAK'S SANTA'S CHRISTMASLAND

September 10 - December 31, 2016 | Monday thru Saturday 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM; Sundays 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

This 300 foot long avenue of decorated Christmas trees is filled with life-like animated figures. Visiting the display has become "A Family Tradition for the Whole Family." Like us on Facebook. Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas. Christmas Eve hours: 9:00AM - 5:00PM.

GALLERY 29'S THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH HAPPY HOUR & OPENING RECEPTION

April 21st, May 19th, June 16th, July 21st, August 18th, September 15th, 2016 | 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Artist's of the Month Opening Reception & Happy Hour.  Refreshments and most times live music.  Part of Downtown Sharon's Art Walk on 3rd Thursdays.

LITTLE KIDS THEATRE (GRADES K - 2)

September 12th, 2016 through May 15th 2017 | Mondays: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Little kids theatre classes.

THOMAS PAQUETTE: LANDSCAPE PAINTINGS | 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

September 14th - October 11th, 2016

A curated display of Thomas Paquette's landscape paintings portfolia.

"NUNSENCE" AT THE PIERCE OPERA HOUSE

September 16th, 17th, 18th and 23rd, 24th and 25th, 2016 | Friday and Saturday: 7:30 PM; Sunday: 2:30 PM

Musical comedy about the Little Sisters of Hiboken staging a fundraiser to bury sisters accidentally poisoned by the convent cook.

BUHL PARK DISC GOLF CHALLENGE

September 17th, 2016 | 10:00 AM

Enjoy a round of regular golf on the Park Golf Course, followed by 18 holes on the Disc Golf Course.

FAIR HAVEN FARMS FALL FAMILY FESTIVAL

September 17th - October 30th, 2016 | Saturdays 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM; Sundays 12:00 Noon - 7:00 PM

Fall Family Fun!!  Pumpkin Chuckin! (Additional fee), corn maze, farm animals, giant slides and much more!

OLDE TOWN AUTUMN ARTWALK | 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM

September 17th, 2016

Local and regional artists set up in stores throughout Olde Town.  Enjoy breakfast, art, music and food!

OUTTA THEATRE OPEN HOUSE | 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

September 17th, 2016

Celebrating the opening of Outta Theatre's new studio!

PANTO-RHYTHMICA WORKSHOP | 2:45 PM - 3:30 PM Ages 17 & up; 5:30 PM - 6:15 PM Ages 12-17

September 17th, 2016 during the Olde Town Grove City Art Walk

A fun creative exercise class combining different elements including mime  and laughing yoga technique.   FREE introductory workshop taught by international mime artist Ognian Hristov.  Participants should wear comfortable shoes and clothing.  Please arrive at least 10 minutes early to sign in.  Late arrivals will not be admitted. 

You can preregister for the classes by going to Outtatheatre.com.  Bring a friend! Registrations will also be accepted on site for approximately 20-25 minutes prior to start of class.

CORN MAZE & FALL FUN AT IRONS MILL FARMSTEAD

September 17th, through October 30th, 2016 | Fridays & Saturdays 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM; Sundays 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Enjoy the finest fall fun around!  30 + attractions will keep you busy all day and now open late on Fridays & Saturdays!  Hayrides, corn maze, corn cob beach, slides, new suprises & more!

GROVE CITY AREA FOODIE FEST

September 17th, 2016 | 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Let your taste buds be amazed!  Sample delectable local fare from area restaurants and food purveyors all in one spot for one day!

14TH ANNUAL HERBFEST

September 17th, 2016 | 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Herbfest 2016 will feature herbs, local Artisans, displays, demonstrations and handcrafted items.  The gift shop will be open and there will be lots of thymely advice!

MERCER COUNTY COUNTRY TOUR

September 17th & 18th, 2016 | 1:00 PM - 6:30 PM

"Drive it yourself" tour of unique stops representing agriculture and rural Pennsylvania.

FALL TEA PARTY IN VOLANT

September 17th, 2016 | 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

A traveling tea through the quaint specialty shops.  Enjoy delicious tea and food pairings.  Relax while you stroll and take advantage of in store special.

MUNNELL RUN FARM'S 12TH ANNUAL FARM DAY

September 18th, 2016 | 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

A fun day for the whole family.  Tents of guest artisans, local crafters & food vendors.  Plenty of kid's activities.  Raffles, wagon rides & more!

PAINT N SIP AT NOVA CELLARS WINERY

April 7th, May 12th, June 7th, July 19th, August 23rd and Sept. 20th, 2016 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

With the purchase of a ticket you will get all your painting supplies and a glass of wine.  All you have to do is sit back enjoy your wine and follow the instructor to make your beautiful painting.  Make sure to sign up online because seats sell out fast!

1k SIP N' SPILL AT NOVA CELLARS WINERY

Sept. 18th, 2016 | 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

A race around our pond with a glass of wine!  There will be live announcers during the race and music to follow.  See website for more details.

MUSIC ADVENTURES FOR HOME SCHOOLERS (GRADES K - 6)

September 22nd, through November 17th, 2016 | Thursdays: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Music adventures for home schoolers.

RESTAURANT REVUE

September 22nd, 2016 | 5:30 PM

24th Annual Restaurant Revue tasting event.  Enjoy samples of entrees and libations from many of the area's best chefs and boutique beverage purveyors.  All those present are entered into prize drawings, so you may end up taking goodies home with you too! 

14TH ANNUAL NATURE ART SHOW

September 23rd - 25th, 2016 | Friday, Sept. 23: 6 -9 PM; Saturday, July 24: 10 AM - 6:00 PM; Sunday, Sept. 25, Noon - 4 PM

Artists will be displaying and selling their artwork throughout the weekend that includes paintings, photography, wood working and ceramics.  Food for sale throughout the weekend.

FALL GARDEN WALK

September 24th, 2016 | 10:00 AM

Fall garden Walk.  Getting your garden ready for winter!  A tour of the gardens.

WITCHES NIGHT OUT!

September 24th, 2016 | 5:00 PM - 9:00 pm

Calling all witches and warlocks!  Fire up your broomstick and fly in for a wickedly fun night!  Enjoy a witches parade & dancing for howling good fun!

JOHNNY APPLESEED BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION

September 24th, 2016 | 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Meet Johnny Appleseed, pick your own apples and pumpkins, hayrides, apple cider, donuts, caramel apples, apple slingshot, pony rides, tractor rides and more!  A fun filled day for the family!

PICK YOUR OWN PUMPKINS

September 24th, and October 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th, 2016 | 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Come out to the farm to pick pumpkins from our patch!

WATERFIRE SHARON PA 2016 EVENT SERIES

July 16th, August 20th, and September 24th, 2016 | 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM

WaterFire Sharon PA incorporates over fifty sparkling bonfires ablaze on the Shenango River emitting the fragrant scent of aromatic cedar and pine as silhouettes of firetenders pass by the flames.  Imagine strolling the riverbank while enjoying firelight flickering off of the bridges accompanied by enchanting music, diverse performers and artists from around the globe engage your senses.

WaterFire is a World Class series of innovative, multi-sensory performance events created by artist Barnaby Evens in the mid-1990s for Providence, RI.  This public art performance brings people together in beautiful, open spaces to enjoy artistic programming featuring the distinctiveness an American small town has to offer.

COMMUNITY FOOD WAREHOUSE'S 6TH ANNUAL 5K / 2 MILE WALK TO END HUNGER - PLUS KID'S FUN RUN

September 24th, 2016 | 9:00 AM

Our Sixth Annual Race to End Hunger 5k & 2 Mile Walk will be held at a brand new location this year- the beautiful LindenPointe Business Park, in Hermitage, PA. Just like last year, every single runner and walker who crosses the finish line will be entered to win $1,000. Get your team together today- the team with the most runners and walkers will win our coveted Myron Award and be added to our Hall of Fame.

Registration is only $18 and includes a t-shirt. We will also have a Kid's Fun Run for children 5 and under, which is free.  Our first five races have raised almost $170,000. We hope to raise at least $40,000 this year. Help us reach this year's goal!  See application here: Download PDF Application Here

COLOR DASH 5K RACE |  8:00 AM

September 25th, 2016

Join us for a colorful start to Homecoming week!  The 5K is sponsored by ILSCO Extrusions, Inc.

VEGETABLE GARDENING CLASS

September 27th, 2016 | 6:30 PM

Vegetable Gardening Class.  it's all over except the Harvest!  Maybe!

HELLS HOLLOW HAUNT

September 30th and October 1st, 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd, 28th, 29th and 30th, 2016 | 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Hells Hollow Haunt is a two attraction haunt with the 3 story bloody barn, the haunted haywagon of horror and a free walk through the frightening field of corn.

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