Halloween Adventures at Fort Roberdeau

Yikes! It's the return of the fabled Fort Haunted Trail! On this eerie night, experience "living history" with characters from Altoona Area High School Astronomy Club. Trick or Treat for children 12 and under.


26th Annual Holiday Lights on the Lake

Visitors can expect traditions such as the Avenue of Trees, Tunnel of Lights, Santaphotos, the model train exhibit courtesy of the Alto Model Train Museum Association,and delicious cinnamon roasted nuts by Nuts For You. New this year, guests can enjoyhot beverage refills all season long in the Holiday Lights on the Lake souvenir mug,available in […]


German Christkindl Market

ArtsAltoona's German Christkindl Market will be held at the Unter Uns, 1401 Van Buren Avenue in Altoona. There will be vendors, food and beverages, musical entertainment, and kids activities. There will be a $5/person/day admission charge with ages 12 and under free. Join us for a German cultural holiday celebration!

2022 Winterfest Parade

Kick off your holiday season with Hollidaysburg’s WinterFest parade, held November 20 (the Sunday before Thanksgiving) starting at 2pm.Join our community as we celebrate throughout Downtown Hollidaysburg.Families, friends and neighbors are invited to gather and enjoy the sounds of the bands and the sights of the floats.This year's theme is HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS!

Dickens of a Christmas – Ebensburg

Ebensburg’s 17th annual Dickens of a Christmas is scheduled to take place December 2 – 4, 2022. It is a family-oriented Christmas celebration based on Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Many vendors and other participants are clad in period costume. Let us be your host as you enjoy this old-fashioned Christmas weekend.

Holiday Kids Craft Night

Our next free kids craft night is just in time for the holidays!Join us on Thursday, December 8th to make holiday crafts, ornaments, and gifts- and get treats!Crafts and activities are geared towards kids in preschool and elementary school! Parents are welcome to stay and help or drop older children off.This event is free to […]


The Santa Express

 ALL ABOARD! All Aboard the Santa Express! Santa Claus is coming to The Everett Railroad! One of Central Pennsylvania’s favorite holiday traditions returns select weekends in November and December. Children of all ages will enjoy a scenic steam-powered ride through the winter countryside and a visit with Santa!  Hot Cocoa and cookies will be provided and […]

Pollyanna…The Glad Girl

With Pollyanna's sunny disposition, this musical teaches children to always look on the bright side of things.

Chemistry of Color

Hands-on Science FunThe Saint Francis University Rural Outreach Chemistry for Kids program will be visiting Quaint Corner Children's Museum & Discovery CenterIncluded with admission. Free for members. Come and go during the two hours of repeated activities. The Museum will be open to explore 2:00-7:00


Hansel and Gretel

An original musical adaptation of the Brother's Grimm age-old tale of a journey, a secret and a grand adventure.

Jaffa Shrine Circus

SHOW TIMES: Wednesday, April 19, 2023 – 6:30 PM Thursday, April 20, 2023 – 11:30 AM & 6:30 PM Friday, April 21, 2023 – 11:30 AM & 7:00 PM Saturday, April 22, 2023 – 1:00 PM, 7:00 PM Sunday, April 23, 2023 – 1:00 PM BOX OFFICE HOURS: Monday – Friday – 9a-7p Sat – […]

Star-Spangled 4th at Fort Roberdeau

We celebrate Independence Day with this open house event. There will be activities for all ages. Free parking and admission.

Summer Thunder @ DelGrosso’s Park

CELEBRATE INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH US AT THE PARK! TUESDAY, JULY 4, 2023 Theme: Red, White, & YOU.... A Salute To America's Workforce! Pre-Show: Approx. 9:00pm (musical pre show) Fireworks Show: Approx. 10:00pm

Mt. Lion Observatory 5th Anniversary at Fort Roberdeau

Celebrate with the Mountain Lion Observatory as we observe its 5th Anniversary. The observatory & fort are both open to the public, with telescopes at the observatory & reenactors inside the fort. The Observatory will host a Star Wars Trivia Event.

Revolutionary War Days at Fort Roberdeau

Rangers, militia, miners and settlers all played a role in defending and maintaining the Lead Mine Fort. Visit an 18th century field camp. Become immersed in camp life and a story line based on local events. A daily battle will be held each afternoon. Free parking and admission.

Dinosaur Adventure Altoona

Blair County Convention Center, 1 Convention Center Drive, Altoona, 16602, United States

Experience the thrill of the prehistoric age featuring life-sized dinosaurs and massive family fun!🦖 As part of the Dinosaur Adventure, children of all ages will enjoy a variety of activities: fossil crafting, Jurassic jeeps, themed obstacle courses, riding their favorite dinosaur, and more!🦖

Halloween Adventures

Fort Roberdeau, 383 Fort Roberdeau Road, Altoona, 16601, United States

Yikes! The Fabled Haunted Trail at Fort Roberdeau is back again! On this eerie night experience “living history” with characters from Altoona Area High School Astronomy Club. Trick or Treat is for children 12 and under. Haunted Trail is for adults and children 12 and older (younger children are allowed at parent’s discretion.)

Family Theatre at the Mishler

Mishler Theatre, 1212 12th Avenue, Altoona, 16601, United States

Family Theatre at the Mishler is back for the 2023-2024 season!! Contact the box office to purchase your season tickets now at 814-944-9434. Individual tickets for shows go on sale September 2023. * All ticket sales final. No exchanges or refunds See less — feeling excited.

Blackbeard the Pirate – Family Theatre at the Mishler

Mishler Theatre, 1212 12th Avenue, Altoona, 16601, United States

Missoula Children’s Theatre’s Blackbeard the Pirate What starts as a lazy day at the beach, quickly turns into mystery and adventure when the search for Blackbeard’s treasure begins! Part of our Family Theatre at the Mishler series. Season subscriptions available for purchase now through our box office at 814-944-9434 M-F 10a to 4p. Individual show […]

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