Mega Rock Weekend Guide: Easter Weekend Retreat, Cook Forest Half Marathon and 5K, and More

A look at local events happening this weekend in Jefferson County and surrounding areas.


Friday, March 30, 2018


Easter Weekend Retreat

When: Friday, March 30 – Sunday, April 1, 2018
Where: Gateway Lodge, Route 36, Cooksburg, Pa.
Details:
Spring is in the air. Retreat to Cook Forest for a rejuvenating weekend getaway. Package includes: two nights in a fireside Jacuzzi suite, breakfast Saturday morning, and Easter Brunch Sunday morning. Easter Sunrise service is held at the Ridge Campground area from 7 a.m. – 8 a.m.

Vince’s Tavern Weekend Food Specials

When: Friday, March 30 – Sunday, April 1, 2018
Where:Vince’s Tavern, 31729 Pennsylvania 66, Leeper, Pa.
Details:
Every Friday – Sunday: Appetizers include fried cajun frog legs, broiled garlic butter frog legs, and bang bang shrimp or scallops. Entrees include pan-fried walleye or catfish, stuffed salmon, ‘black and blue’ salmon or catfish, salmon with shrimp and crab in sauce, catfish sandwich with fries, ruby red or spicy trout amandine, and pouch trout.

Live Music at Deer Creek Winery

When: Friday, March 30, 2018, 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Deer Creek Winery, 3333 Soap Fat Road, Shippenville, Pa.
Details:
JB Unplugged will be performing live music at Deer Creek Winery. For more information, visit deercreekwine.com.

Free Jukebox at R** Bandana Winery

When: Friday, March 30, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Where: R** Bandana Winery, 265 Allio Drive, Leeper, Pa.
Details:
Free Jukebox at R** Bandana Winery every Friday night. For more information, visit R** Bandana Winery’s Facebook page.

Lenten Dinner Specials and Live Music at Iron Mountain Grille

When: Friday, March 30, 2018
Where: 10638 PA-36, Clarington, Pa.
Details:
Music by Samantha Sears kicks off at 6:00 p.m. and goes till 9:00 p.m.. Featured Lenten dinners specials will be Baked Cajun Catfish and Baked Sole special.


Saturday, March 31, 2018


 

Easter Weekend Retreat

When: Friday, March 30 – Sunday, April 1, 2018
Where: Gateway Lodge, Route 36, Cooksburg, Pa.
Details:
Spring is in the air. Retreat to Cook Forest for a rejuvenating weekend getaway. Package includes: two nights in a fireside Jacuzzi suite, breakfast Saturday morning, and Easter Brunch Sunday morning. Easter Sunrise service is held at the Ridge Campground area from 7 a.m. – 8 a.m.

Drive-In Movies at Moolite Drive-In Theatre

When: Saturday, March 31 – Sunday, April 1, 2018
Where:Moonlite Drive-In Theatre, Route 322, Brookville, PA
Details:
There’s nowhere better to see the stars than under the stars! First movie starts at dusk. Two movies for a lower price than one at a traditional theater. Drive In features sound through FM Radio and FREE Wi-Fi during the show. Delicious snack bar with fun treats for kids! Rt. 322 just west of Brookville. Call (814) 849-5588 for more information.

34th Annual Cook Forest Half Marathon and 5K

When: Saturday, March 31, 2018, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Pale Whale Canoe Fleet, 115 Riverside Dr, Cooksburg, Pa.
Details:
Registrations are now being accepted for the 34th Annual Cook Forest Half Marathon and 5K set for Saturday, March 31. Proceeds from the annual race will support the Clarion University Track and Field Team and Clarion University Athletic Scholarships. The half marathon will begin at 11:00 a.m. and the 5K will start at 11:15 a.m. The course will start and finish near Pale Whale Canoe Rental in Cooksburg.

Prime Rib Night at Gold Eagle Inn

When: Saturday, March 31, 2018
Where: Gold Eagle Inn, 250 W Main Street, Brookville, PA
Details:
Stop out to Gold Eagle Inn for prime rib every Saturday night. For reservations or more information call (814) 849-5512.

Shine on Saturdays

When: Saturday, March 31, 2018
Where: Blackbird Distillery, 93 Blackout Alley, Brookville, PA
Details:
Take a step back in time and enjoy free real moonshine samples, live music, meats, cheeses, and delicious country canned goods every Saturday. Check Facebook for more events or visit www.BlackbirdDistillery.com

Vince’s Tavern Weekend Food Specials

When: Friday, March 31 – Sunday, April 1, 2018
Where:Vince’s Tavern, 31729 Pennsylvania 66, Leeper, Pa.
Details:
Every Friday – Sunday: Appetizers include fried cajun frog legs, broiled garlic butter frog legs, and bang bang shrimp or scallops. Entrees include pan-fried walleye or catfish, stuffed salmon, ‘black and blue’ salmon or catfish, salmon with shrimp and crab in sauce, catfish sandwich with fries, ruby red or spicy trout amandine, and pouch trout.

Live Music at R** Bandana Winery

When: Saturday, March 31, 2018
Where: R** Bandana Winery, 265 Allio Drive Leeper, Pa.
Details:
Live music starting at 7:30 p.m. For more information, visit R** Bandana Winery’s Facebook page.

Live Music at Deer Creek Winery

When: Saturday, March 31, 2018
Where: Deer Creek Winery, 3333 Soap Fat Road, Shippenville, Pa.
Details:
Live music with Jeremy Heavener and Friends from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Neal Swanger from 4:45 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. Max Schang and Charlie Barath from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. For more information, visit deercreekwine.com.


Sunday, April 1, 2018


 

Easter Weekend Retreat

When: Friday, March 30 – Sunday, April 1, 2018
Where: Gateway Lodge, Route 36, Cooksburg, Pa.
Details:
Spring is in the air. Retreat to Cook Forest for a rejuvenating weekend getaway. Package includes: two nights in a fireside Jacuzzi suite, breakfast Saturday morning, and Easter Brunch Sunday morning. Easter Sunrise service is held at the Ridge Campground area from 7 a.m. – 8 a.m.


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