Attractions in Mercer County, PA
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Mercer County, PA attractions welcome visitors in all seasons. Experience a wide range of visitor activities including outdoor fun and adventure, interesting historic sites, animal parks, and special events.

PYMATUNING RENTALS & INFORMATION CENTER, LLC

724-877-6104
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1 Gibson Street
Jamestown, PA 16134

Family owned and operated, economical, kayak rental and shuttle service on the Upper Shenango Water Trail.  Small business directory of camping, cottages, B&B, services, attractions and dining.  Specializing in accommodating company picnics, family reunions and organization meetings.

AREA COMMUNITY THEATRE OF SHARPSVILLE

724-815-4388
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100 N. Mercer Ave., Suite B
Sharpsville PA 16150

ACTS provides quality theater to the Shenango Valley. From comedies to musicals, there is something for everyone. Our performances are held in historic 1874 Pierce Opera House in Sharpsville.

AVENUE OF FLAGS & WAR ON TERROR VETERANS MEMORIAL

724-346-3818
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2619 E State St.
Hermitage PA 16148

Attached to the page of American History by the Iranian hostage crisis. View one of the largest display of American Flags flying anywhere in the world day or night.

BIG DOG RC

724-376-2379
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482 Stoneboro Lateral Road
Stoneboro PA 16153

Big Dog RC is a hobby shop with 3 indoor race tracks.  Weekly racing, spectators free!  Rental cars available.

BUHL PARK

724-981-5522
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715 Hazen Road
Hermitage PA 16148

Buhl Park consits of nearly 300 acres of recreational and cultural amenities and open space to enjoy.  It features the only free 9-hole golf course in the country, a driving range, an 18-hole disc golf course, 4 playgrounds, 4 picnic shelters, 8 free tennis courts, a .9 mile fitness trail with 16 workout stations, an outdoor pool, 7 acre lake for fishing, an outdoor performing arts center and much more.

CARRIED AWAY OUTFITTERS

724-343-1313
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Riverside Park, 73 Memorial Drive
Greenville PA 16125

Carried Away Recreation has a fleet of kayaks and canoes for rent to enjoy local waterways & lakes. Scouts, organized groups, families or just friends can enjoy paddling down the newly opened channel on Shenango River.

COOLSPRING CORN MAZE

724-699-3221
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537 Franklin Road
Mercer PA 16137

“Ladies and Gentlemen. Step right up to the Greatest Maze on Earth!” This years Circus themed corn maze also includes hayrides, a haymaze, and pedal tractors!

  • Dates: September 15th – November 5th, 2017
  • General Admission: $9.95
  • Time: Fridays: 4 AM-11 PM; Saturdays: 11 AM – 11 PM; Sundays: 11 AM – 8 PM
  • Location: Coolspring Corn Maze, 537 Franklin Road, Mercer, PA 16137

DAFFIN’S CANDIES

877-323-3465
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496 E. State St.
Sharon PA 16146

Sharon is home to some of the world’s largest family owned and operated retail stores of their kind. These stores have been featured on the Travel Channel, David Letterman, and more. Daffin’s, the world’s largest candy store features a wonderful selection of homemade chocolates, candies, cards, and gifts since 1949 and is home of the “Chocolate Kingdom.” These unique chocolate sculptures will delight all.

FAIR HAVEN FARMS

412-848-3501
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206 Lee Road
Grove City PA 16127

Fair Haven Farms is the perfect destination for all of your fall family activities.  Our Fall Festival is open Saturdays & Sundays, September 17th – October 30th. Autumn is the perfect time to select some beautiful pumpkins and try the corn maze.  Try your skills at Pumpkin Chunkin and visit our farm animals and new attractions for toddlers and school age kids!

GROVE CITY YMCA PROGRAM ARENA

724-458-9781
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543 East Main Street
Grove City PA 16127

The Grove City YMCA Program Arena provides a one of a kind opportunity for sports including hockey, basketball, soccer, little league baseball and softball, rental opportunities and so much more.  The 30,000 square foot facility and has attracted the ECIRHL and PIRHL.  Teams from SRU, GCC, Thiel, Westminster have used the arena.  The Y is a powerful ally and advocate for communities.  YMCA’s engage healthy living, youth development & social responsibility.     

HARLANSBURG STATION MUSEUM OF TRANSPORTATION

724-652-9002
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424 Old Route 19
New Castle PA 16101

Located in replica train station with four passenger cars. HO Scale train layout depicting four scenes of Western Pennsylvania. The entrance area highlights the history of the Greyhound Bus Line with an original ticket booth.

HELL’S HOLLOW WILDLIFE ADVENTURE TRAIL

724-662-1999
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496 Bestwick Rd.
Mercer PA 16137

Enjoys 110 acres of wilderness and history in the rolling hills of Western, Pa. Hike or rent a trail buggy to follow our 4 mile trail through the woods. Check out spirit falls and the iron ore furnace built in 1838. Plus much, much more! You’re going to love it!

IRONS MILL FARMSTEAD

724-946-5455
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252 Greenfield Road
New Wilmington, PA 16142

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!  FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM; SUNDAYS 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM.  Admission: $12.95 (3 – 59); Military $9.95; 2 & under Free.

KEROLA CAMPERS

724-962-4561
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3610 N. Hermitage Rd. (Rt. 18)
Transfer PA 16154

Kerola’s Campers is an RV dealership and camping gear store! Specialty lightweight campers and specialty camping gear.

KRAYNAK’S

724-347-4511
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2525 E. State St.
Hermitage PA 16148

Christmas Lane by starlight. Bring the whole family to see and enjoy over 85 beautifully decorate trees, each with a different theme.12,000 square foot TOYLAND open all year. Decorations from around the world for home, church or business.  Easter Bunny Lane Enjoy beautiful Easter trees decorated with silk flower blossoms and miniature lights. Easter scenes accented by silk flower displays. Religious scenes, Easter bunnies, chicks, and a host of other animated figures on display

LIVING TREASURES ANIMAL PARK

724-924-9571
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268 Fox Road
New Castle PA 16101

Living Treasures is a wonderful setting for a great family Explore! The large petting zoo is the thrill of the day for young visitors, while the exotic animals fascinate young and old alike. Bring your camera for those once in a lifetime photo opportunities.

MCKEEVER ENVIRONMENTAL LEARNING CENTER

724-376-1000
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55 McKeever Lane
Sandy Lake PA 16145

The McKeever Environmental Learning Center is folded into a natural wooded setting about 75 miles north of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania near Sandy Lake, Mercer County. The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania created the McKeever Environmental Learning Center in 1974. It’s primary purpose is to provide environmental education programs to assist people of all ages to become better stewards of the Earth’s resources.

PHILADELPHIA CANDIES

724-981-6341
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1546 E State St.
Hermitage PA 16148

Taste Philadelphia Candies’ fine products and you will enjoy the quality and decades of manufacturing expertise we put in every bite. We select the finest quality ingredients available from around the world. The crisp, fresh flavors of our nuts include almonds, brazils, cashews, filberts, pecans, and walnuts. Fruits like succulent dates, refreshing pineapple, luscious cherries, and tasty apricots coated with our rich chocolate are an outstanding delicacy.

PYMATUNING DEER PARK

724-932-3200
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804 E. Jamestown Road
Jamestown PA 16134

Visitors are encouraged to pet and feed the over 200 animals on display. A picnic area, snack bar, gift shop and western town are also available. However the pony and train rides along with the petting zoo are by far the favorites.

SHENANGO RIVER WATCHERS

724-342-5453
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P.O. Box 986
Sharon PA 16146

The Shenango River Watchers is a non-profit watershed group formed to restore and protect the environmental, scenic, and recreational attributes of the Shenango River Watershed. Working together, our members and other volunteers have cleared hundreds of tons of garbage and thousands of tires from illegal dump sites along the river, constructed canoe launches, and monitored the water quality of the Shenango River.

SUNDANCE ARENA RODEO

724-475-2939
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310 Fredonia Road
Fredonia PA 16124

Sundance Arena Rodeo. Featuring Bull riding, Bronco riding, Barrel racing, and Kids events. Heated & Indoors.

WALDAMEER PARK & WATER WORLD

814-838-3591
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220 Peninsula Dr.
Erie PA 16505

Waldameer is a family amusement and water park featuring over 75 rides, slides and attractions including Kiddieland and Tad Pool areas for the little ones.

WATERFIRE SHARON PENNSYLVANIA

800-937-8376
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7 West State Street, Suite 301
Sharon PA 16146

WaterFire Sharon 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. The day will be filled with enchanting music and diverse performers from around the globe engaging all the senses and emotions of those who watch. This is WaterFire Sharon, Pennsylvania!

WaterFire Sharon, PA dates for 2017: July 15th; August 19th; September 23rd

Visit their website for more information and for a complete list of event activities.

WENDELL AUGUST

724-748-9500
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2074 Leesburg-Grove City Road
Mercer PA 16137

Creating handcrafted metal gift-ware since 1923, Wendell August continues to produce unique heirloom gifts for all of life’s special moments. Enjoy watching our skilled artisans and craftsman create one of a kind made in the USA gifts. Visit our history center and shop our Flagship store all located in the same building. History…Tours…Shopping in our new state of the art facility.

Upcoming Events

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1may - 31oct6:00 pmoct 31- 1:00 amQUAKER STEAK & LUBE – BIKE NIGHTSQuaker Steak & Lube, 101 Chestnut Street, Sharon PA 16146excerpt: EVERY WEDNESDAY NIGHT OF EACH MONTH / MAY - OCTOBER | 6:00 PM

12aug - 30junaug 128:00 pmjun 30LIVE ENTERTAINMENT AT BREWTUS BREWING COMPANY23 Chestnut Ave., Sharon, PA 16146excerpt: Every Saturday Evening from 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

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