Mega Rock Weekend Guide: Art Festival in the Forest, Food Specials, Live Music, and More

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


Friday, August 18, 2017


 

Historic Brookville Farmers’ & Artisans’ Market

When: Friday, August 18, 2017, 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Where: Main Street Town Square, Brookville, Pa.
Details:
This handmade, homemade, homegrown market will also be an evening of engagement and entertainment for everyone. Family friendly music and entertainment will be from 6-8 p.m. For more information call (814) 271-7726.

Summerville Fireman’s Annual Bluegrass Festival

When: Friday, August 18, 2017, 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Where: Fireman’s Park, West Penn Street, Summerville, Pa.
Details:
If you love Bluegrass music join us for a foot stompin’ good time. Pig roast on Saturday at 5 p.m. Enclosed stage, shelters and a food stand. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Camping spots available. Questions? Call (814) 856-2554.

Leaving Iowa Theater Comedy

When: Friday, August 18 – Saturday, August 19, 2017, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Cook Forest Sawmill Center for the Arts, 170 Theatre Lane, Cooksburg, Pa.
Details:
Leaving Iowa is a postcard to anyone who has ever found himself or herself driving alone on a road, revisiting fond memories of his or her youth. For tickets or more information call (814) 927-6655.

Campfire Live Music Nights

When: Friday, August 18, 2017
Where: Gateway Lodge, 14870 Route 36, Cooksburg, Pa.
Details:
Enjoy some toe tapp’n music during dinner from 7-8 p.m. and then around the crackling campfire from 8:30-10 p.m. This week, enjoy live music with Coston Cross. Open to lodging and dinner guests. Adults only please.

Brockway Farmer’s Market

When: Friday, August 18, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Where: 500 Main Street, Brockway, Pa.
Details:
Fresh, homegrown fruits and vegetables every Friday through September.

Drive-In Movies at Moonlite Drive-In Theatre

When: Friday, August 18 – Sunday, August 20, 2017
Where: Moonlite Drive-In Theatre, 5268 Route 322, Brookville, Pa.
Details:
There’s nowhere better to see the stars than under the stars. First movie starts at dusk. You can see two movies for the price of less than one anywhere else. 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. Visit Moonlite Drive-In’s Facebook page for showtimes. Call (814) 849-5588 for more information.

Vince’s Tavern Weekend Food Specials

When: Friday, August 18 – Sunday, August 20, 2017
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, August 18, 2017, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Where: Deer Creek Winery, 3333 Soap Fat Road, Shippenville, Pa.
Details:
732 The Electric Duo will be performing at Deer Creek Winery from 7pm – 10pm. For more information, visit deercreekwine.com.

Live Music at R** Bandana Winery

When: Friday, August 18, 2017, 7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Where: R** Bandana Winery, 265 Allio Drive, Leeper, Pa.
Details:
Visit R** Bandana Winery for live music with Bob Shawgo. For more information, visit R** Bandana Winery’s Facebook page.


Saturday, August 19, 2017


 

Ashes and Iron Archaeological Dig

When: Saturday, August 19, 2017
Where: Clear Creek State Park, 38 Clear Creek Park Road, Sigel, Pa.
Details:
Clear Creek’s lumbering history is being uncovered inch by inch with our volunteer archaeologists Brian and Amanda Valko Fritz. Meet at the blacksmith shop dig site above the maintenance building and help us discover more about the man who pounded iron in the 1800’s. Come for the day or stay for an hour. For more information call (814) 752-2368.

Leaving Iowa Theater Comedy

When: Friday, August 18 – Saturday, August 19, 2017, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Cook Forest Sawmill Center for the Arts, 170 Theatre Lane, Cooksburg, Pa.
Details:
Leaving Iowa is a postcard to anyone who has ever found himself or herself driving alone on a road, revisiting fond memories of his or her youth. For tickets or more information call (814) 927-6655.

Art Festival in the Forest

When: Saturday, August 19 – Sunday, August 20, 2017, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Cook Forest Sawmill Center for the Arts, 140 Theater Lane, Cooksburg, Pa.
Details:
The last celebration of art in the forest before Autumn is upon us. The festival focuses on quilting and fabrics, painting, photography, pottery and other traditional arts. Vendors will be available to sell their wares, artists will display and demonstrate their work. And, of course, there will be a quilt show and raffle. We expect a large selection of quilts from the area’s finest quilters. Free admission. For more information, call (814) 927-6655.

Drive-In Movies at Moonlite Drive-In Theatre

When: Friday, August 18 – Sunday, August 20, 2017
Where: Moonlite Drive-In Theatre, 5268 Route 322, Brookville, Pa.
Details:
There’s nowhere better to see the stars than under the stars. First movie starts at dusk. You can see two movies for the price of less than one anywhere else. 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. Visit Moonlite Drive-In’s Facebook page for showtimes. Call (814) 849-5588 for more information.

Prime Rib Night at Gold Eagle Inn

When: Saturday, August 19, 2017
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.

Vince’s Tavern Weekend Food Specials

When: Friday, August 18 – Sunday, August 20, 2017
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, August 19, 2017
Where: R** Bandana Winery, 265 Allio Drive Leeper, Pa.
Details:
Stop by R** Bandana Winery for live music with Bob Shawgo starting at 7:30pm. For more information, visit R** Bandana Winery’s Facebook page.

Live Music at Deer Creek Winery

When: Saturday, August 19, 2017
Where: Deer Creek Winery, 3333 Soap Fat Road, Shippenville, Pa.
Details:
Visit Deer Creek Winery for live music with Gary Bickerstaff from 2pm-5pm. Later, enjoy more music with 2B40 from 7pm-10pm. For more information, visit deercreekwine.com.

Live Music at Iron Mountain Grille

When: Saturday, August 19, 2017, 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Iron Mountain Grille, 10638 Rt 36, Clarington, Pa.
Details:
Get out to the Grille and hear some wonderful live music by local favorites. East Creek Road Band will be performing starting at 6:30 p.m.

Live Music at The Captain Loomis Bar

When: Saturday, August 19, 2017
Where: Captain Loomis Bar, Main St, Clarion, Pa.
Details:
Spend your evening at the Captain Loomis Bar every Saturday and enjoy different live music every week.


Sunday, August 20, 2017


 

Art Festival in the Forest

When: Saturday, August 19 – Sunday, August 20, 2017, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Cook Forest Sawmill Center for the Arts, 140 Theater Lane, Cooksburg, Pa.
Details:
The last celebration of art in the forest before Autumn is upon us. The festival focuses on quilting and fabrics, painting, photography, pottery and other traditional arts. Vendors will be available to sell their wares, artists will display and demonstrate their work. And, of course, there will be a quilt show and raffle. We expect a large selection of quilts from the area’s finest quilters. Free admission. For more information, call (814) 927-6655.

Drive-In Movies at Moonlite Drive-In Theatre

When: Friday, August 18 – Sunday, August 20, 2017
Where: Moonlite Drive-In Theatre, 5268 Route 322, Brookville, Pa.
Details:
There’s nowhere better to see the stars than under the stars. First movie starts at dusk. You can see two movies for the price of less than one anywhere else. 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. Visit Moonlite Drive-In’s Facebook page for showtimes. Call (814) 849-5588 for more information.

Patio Music at Trail’s End

When: Sunday, August 20 2017, 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Where: Trail’s End Restaurant, 2738 Forest Road, Cooksburg, Pa.
Details:
A different musical artist will be featured every week. This week, enjoy live music with Gary Bickerstaff.

The Liberty House Sunday Breakfast

When: Sunday, August 20, 2017
Where: 603 Liberty Street, Clarion, PA
Details: Join us at the Liberty House every Sunday from 8am to 3pm for a full breakfast menu. Featuring Eggs Benedict, Steak and Eggs, Pancakes, French Toast, Omelets and more! Phone
(814) 226-7575 for more information. Visit The Liberty House Restaurant Facebook page to view a full menu and other daily specials.

Vince’s Tavern Weekend Food Specials

When: Friday, August 18 – Sunday, August 20, 2017
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.

Sunday Brunch at The Inn at Deer Creek Winery

When: Sunday, August 20, 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Where: Deer Creek Winery, 3333 Soap Fat Road, Shippenville, Pa.
Details:
We invite you to come in for a leisurely brunch on Sunday! For $12, you get to choose between a Breakfast Flatbread Pizza, Stuffed French Toast, and Bacon, a Breakfast Casserole or Pancake and Eggs.Your meal also comes with a scone, specialty mimosa or a specialty coffee in addition to regular coffee, tea, or hot chocolate. Reservations are required. For more information, visit DeerCreekWine.com.

Live Music at Deer Creek Winery

When: Sunday, August 20, 2017
Where: Deer Creek Winery, 3333 Soap Fat Road, Shippenville, Pa.
Details:
Live Music by Coleville – 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. For more information, visit deercreekwine.com.


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