Celebrate Thanksgiving at a PA Resort

Pumpkin Creme Brulee

Gateway Lodge in Cooksburg is offering a special Thanksgiving deal Nov. 22-24 complete with a little rest and relaxation. Spend two nights in a luxurious fireside Jacuzzi suite and dig into their deliciously prepared Thanksgiving meal. Relax in the Great Room next to a roaring fire, indulge in a leisurely soak in your Jacuzzi or take a rigorous hike through Cook Forest — use this getaway to relax however suits you best!

Pumpkin Creme Brulee

10 Charming Spots to Shop Local in Pennsylvania

Peddler's Village

1. Lawrenceville

One of Pittsburgh’s trendiest neighborhoods, Lawrenceville is booming with local shops and galleries. Stop in for happy hour at a local craft brewery before experiencing the rest of what the neighborhood has to offer. If you have a sweet tooth, you’re in for a treat Dec. 1-3 with Lawrenceville’s Cookie Tour, when local shops and purveyors give away their favorite Pittsburgh traditional cookies.

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Ghoulishly Great Amusement Parks

Double, double toil and trouble; fire burn and cauldron bubble; as Halloween approaches, you’re bound to get a different kind of thrill at Pennsylvania’s amusement parks as they transform into spine-tingling attractions for everyone to enjoy — if they dare!  From family-friendly trick-or-treating to after-dark rollercoasters, PA’s parks offer something for everyone to enjoy this hair-raising holiday. Check out our roundup of the spookiest events below.

HallowBOO! At Idlewild & SoakZone

6 Great Farm Stay Vacation Spots in Pennsylvania

Farm house, Fiddle lake Farm

With fall’s crispness in the air and bursts of gold, crimson, and sienna streaking the treetops, it’s the perfect time to let your kids roam free in wide-open pastures, hang with the animals, and slow down and reconnect with the natural beauty of the world. So, pack your bags and escape the city life for a weekend on the farm where you can experience Pennsylvania’s storied agricultural legacy in a hands-on way!

Farm house, Fiddle lake Farm

14 Cork-Popping PA Wine Trails

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From anywhere in-state, wine aficionados are less than an hour’s drive from at least one of more than 200 Pennsylvania wineries, many of which are smaller, family-owned establishments. Pennsylvania’s 14 self-guided wine trails allow (very) Happy Travelers to sip their way through vineyard-clustered areas at their own pace. Lodging options abound, so stick around after you indulge!

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Think Local – Think Wine

Winery in PA

Sometimes, the best things are made right in your own backyard. Did you know Pennsylvania is the fifth-largest grape-growing region in the country? Dedicated vintners at wineries across the commonwealth are making award-winning bottles with Pennsylvania-grown grapes. The next time you’re shopping for everyday meals (or special occasions), add Pennsylvania wineries to the places you frequent, along with local farms, dairies and breweries.

Winery in PA

5 Reasons to Wine Taste in Pennsylvania

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Did you know that Pennsylvania is home to more than 200 wineries and the fifth-largest grower of grapes in the nation?

Pennsylvania may not be the first wine region that pops into your head when pondering prospects for embarking on a wine-tasting adventure, but it really should be on the top of every wine lover’s list. Why is Pennsylvania the perfect place for tasting wine? Check out all of the reasons below:

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