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Welcome to Mercer County, PA -
Nestled in the Heart of Western Pennsylvania

PA Map Featuring Mercer County, PA

Mercer County is located in western Pennsylvania, one hour north of Pittsburgh, one hour south of Erie and 1-1/2 hours 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 America’s “largest” stores in Sharon, PA. Unique attractions include Wendell August Forge, Keystone Safari, an interactive zoo and zip-line adventure park, 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 Digest’s 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.

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Things To Do in Mercer County, PA

Family Fun


Mercer County offers a variety of family-friendly activities for families to enjoy. With a variety of outdoor adventure activities like kayaking, hiking, and biking, as well as various beautiful public parks, and attractions, your family is sure to enjoy a trip to Mercer County. Attractions such as Keystone Safari, where you can feed and interact with over 100 animals, or Kraynak’s, the 12,00 square foot toy land, will keep your family having fun throughout your stay!


Golf in Mercer County, PA

What makes Mercer County, PA an attractive destination for golf? Multiple courses within a half hour or less drive from one another; a great selection of middle- to high-end courses; low greens fees; a variety of accommodations centrally located to the courses fabulous restaurants and wine and brew pubs and bar choices.

Outdoor Adventure

Escape to Mercer County’s Great Outdoors!

Mercer County, PA is an ideal playground for those who love diverse outdoor activities. On land, on water, or in the air, visitors will delight in the beauty of the region. Whether you enjoy a relaxing kayaking or tubing trip on the water, or are seeking the challenge of a wildlife adventure, you can find it all here.


Western PA’s Number One Shopping Destination!

Mercer County, PA retailers offer tax-free shopping on most clothes and shoes! We’re home to the Grove City Premium Outlets, The Winner off-price fashion store, Wendell August, numerous boutiques and unique specialty stores.

Wine, Brew, and Spirits

Explore Western PA Wines and Micro Brews

Gather a group of your closest friends and travel the Wine & Brew Trail of Mercer County, PA. The trail offers a great experience for groups of all kinds: girls’ night out, bachelor and bachelorette parties, family gatherings, vacationers, class reunions, retirement parties, and date nights.

Romantic Getaways

Romantic Getaways

Looking for a great way to spend a romantic weekend with the special person in your life? From charming bed and breakfasts, outdoor adventure opportunities, wineries and breweries all surrounded by scenic views, Mercer County has it all for your next romantic getaway! Take tour on our Wine & Brew Trail, do some shopping in downtown Sharon and retire to your room at one of our bed and breakfasts or quality hotels for the perfect getaway.

Upcoming Events

Jul 12

Greenville Heritage Days FestivalJuly 12th, 13th, and 14th


Jul 27

WaterFire Sharon, PALighting of Braziers, Arts, Live Musical Entertainment, Food Vendors


Jul 27

Hermitage Arts FestivalJuly 27th and 28th, 2024


Explore Mercer County, PA with Our Wine, Brew and Spirits Passport

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Travel Blogs


Mercer County is filled with outdoor adventure, golfing, shopping, art, history, and foodie experiences making it an excellent destination for everything from corporate retreats and girlfriend getaways to romantic weekend trips and family fun.