• other slider background image

February Events and Festivals in Pennsylvania

February is full of fun events! From our favorite weather prognosticator — Punxsutawney Phil — proclaiming 6 more weeks of winter on Groundhog Day, to sugar-tinged romance permeating the air during Chocolate-Covered February® in Hershey, there’s an event for every type of happy traveler! To see a full list of the events and festivals happening in February, check out visitPA.com.

Chocolate-Covered February®

Chocolate-Covered February®

Escape to Hershey for a celebration of all things chocolate during Chocolate-Covered February®. Indulge in decadent events throughout the month like chocolate and wine pairings, spa treatments, chocolate dinners, and sweet overnight packages! With events for couples, friends and families, this is certainly a new way to experience chocolate.

When: Feb. 1-28

Where: Hershey

Cost: Varies

Crystal Cabin Fever

Sculpted Ice slide
Crystal Cabin Fever

Come one, come all to the greatest show on earth...in ice! Every year at Sculpted Ice Works, experiences are created that uplift the human soul and bring people together with beautiful displays of ice that are larger than life! This year the circus is coming to Lakeville with the 12 annual Crystal Cabin Fever — Under the Big Top! Bring the whole family for a fun trip down the 50-foot ice slide and enjoy a warm cup of hot chocolate.

When: Feb. 9-25

Where: Lakeville

Cost: $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and military, $10 for children (ages 3-14) children ages 3 and under free

Reading Terminal Market's 125th Birthday


Celebrate Reading Terminal Market’s 125th birthday! There will be a presentation by Governor Tom Wolf, Mayor Jim Kenney and other dignitaries, a ceremonial ribbon cutting, a brass band, barbershop quartet, and other Victorian-era entertainment. After the ceremony, the celebration moves indoors where merchants will surprise customers throughout the day with throwback pricing on a selection of items.

When: Feb. 22 & 24

Where: Philadelphia

Cost: Free, market purchases are pay as you go

Winter Ice House Park Festival

Ice sculpting at Winter Ice House Park Festival
Winter Ice House Park Festival

Don't let winter blues get you down! Bring the whole family for a day of winter fun at Ice House Park. The Winter Ice House Park Festival features ice sculptures, historic exhibits, and music. Warm up with a steaming cup of homemade chili at the cookoff and enjoy the day!

When: Feb. 24

Where: Conneaut Lake

Cost: TBD

Wine on the Lake 2018

Wine on the Lake 2018

Wine on the Lake is the greatest wine festival in the Great Lakes Region, and it’s perfectly timed to get out of the cold and enjoy wine, food, gifts, entertainment, and more — all on Erie’s Bayfront. Taste regional wines, sample gourmet cheese and fare from local restaurants, and shop for unique gifts and household treasures from a myriad of local craft businesses.

When: Feb. 24

Where: Meadville

Cost: $35 for adults (21+)

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram and sign to stay up-to-date on even more great travel ideas and destinations to visit around Pennsylvania. Be sure to also sign up for our monthly newsletter so you never miss