Susquehanna River Valley Attractions Updates

 


Attractions Updates 8/4/2020

 

Bridge Avenue Berries

62 Bridge Ave., Allenwood, PA 17810

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570-838-2188

Farm Stand and U-Pick Your Own Berries Available
We are a 6-acre blueberry farm located along the Susquehanna River just 1/4 mile east of the intersection of route 15 and route 44 at the light in Allenwood. We use organic practices to produce beautiful blueberries.

THE 2020 BLUEBERRY PICKING SEASON IS OFFICIALLY OVER!!!
Thank you to all of you who came out and enjoyed our farm.  Enjoy your blueberries.
We will have 3-pound bags of frozen blueberries and also organic fertilizer for your blueberry plants. Give us a call if you need frozen berries or fertilizer. 570-838-2188
Best wishes,
Harry and Susan Jones

 

 

Family Friendly Attractions

 

Bloomsburg Children’s Museum
Offering special events and summer camps (following COVID-19 safety protocols).
NEW TEMPORARY HOURS: Monday through Saturday: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Events:

35th Birthday Bash: August 15 10am-4pm

Dino Day Sept. 19 10am-2pm
Come meet TANK, a life sized dino, as our dinosaur exhibit comes to life! Join us for some great dino crafts, activities and experiments to learn about these amazing creatures that roamed the earth millions of years ago! Learn how you can get TANK to appear at your next party or event. Included with museum admission.

 

Lewisburg Children’s Museum

Lewisburg Children's Museum provides interactive experiences that foster learning through play. **OPEN WITH ADJUSTED HOURS. Tickets required. View Facebook for online virtual fun and outdoor activities.

TEMPORARY HOURS
Mondays, Wednesdays-Saturdays 10:00 am-12:00 pm; 1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Tuesdays Group/School Visits Only

Sundays 12:00 pm-2:00 pm; 3:00 pm-5:00 pm

Watch for outdoor programming all summer: PopUpPlay Courtyard Edition

Limited Enrollment In-Person Summer Camps

Museum at Home - Virtual Resources

Virtual Preschool Art Classes
Virtual Yoga for Kids Classes
Virtual Summer Camps
Activity Kits
Weekly PopUp Play Dates - available through Facebook Live on Wednesdays at 10:00 am
Virtual Experiences for Children
Do-It-Yourself Activities - easy craft activities with resources you most likely have at home.

 

Carlisle Sports Emporium
Central PA's year-round indoor and outdoor interactive entertainment complex, featuring indoor and outdoor go-kart tracks, two 18-hole castle- and western-themed miniature golf courses, a 7,500 sq. ft. two-tier LED LASERTRON laser tag arena, Hologate Virtual Reality, batting cages, a roller-skating rink, Victory Lane Cafe and the largest arcade in the area. Take a
360° Tour of Carlisle Sports Emporium! And view a video of all the fun to be had at Carlisle Sports Emporium.
OPEN for SUMMER: JUNE-AUG
MONDAY-THURSDAY: 10 AM-11 PM
FRIDAY-SATURDAY: 10 AM-12 Midnight
SUNDAY: 11 AM-11 PM

ROLLER SKATING
SATURDAY: 1-3:30 PM & 7-9:30 PM
SUNDAY: 1-3:30 PM
SEE WEBSITE AND FACEBOOK FOR DETAILS

 

Hoopla's Family Fun/Longshots Grill
1277 Lycoming Mall Cir., Muncy, PA 17756
570-935-0006

**OPEN MON.-THURS. 11-9, FRI. & SAT. 11-10 and SUN. 11-8

The Susquehanna River Valley's premier entertainment experience features mini bowling, arcade, food, sports, events and miniature golf. There's something here for everyone. Come to Hoopla's - the next generation of entertainment.

Hoopla’s Family Fun & Grill offers:

Hoopla's Xtreme Family Fun

Shamokin Dam

**OPEN TUES.-SAT. 12-8 AND SUN. 12-7

Hoopla's Xtreme FEC provides multiple attractions for families and friends to experience together! Our FUN attractions include trampolines, dodge ball, virtual reality, mini-bowling, mini-golf, SkyRail ropes course, arcade, party and conference rooms.

Hoopla’s Xtreme Family Fun offers:

Knoebels Amusement Resort
Elysburg

Ride Passes:

Ride All Day – Everyday - Coasters Included

Enjoy (1) specific day of unlimited access to Knoebels Amusement Resort’s rides and entertainment.

Sundown Special or Sundown - w/ Coasters

Available daily through September 4-8pm or 3-7pm based on operating hours.

Bargain Night

Available Wednesdays & Fridays through September 4th! (Begins at 4pm or 3pm based on operating hours.) Excludes Phoenix, Twister, Impulse, Flying Turns, and Haunted Mansion.

Purchase your date-specific passes here: bit.ly/KnoebelsJulyPasses

▪️ Open noon-8pm daily
▪️ Around 40 rides open
America's largest free-admission amusement park also offers free parking, free daily entertainment and free picnic facilities. Take a dip in the 900,000-gallon Crystal Pool filled with refreshing mountain stream water. The pool area includes waterslides, diving boards and a play area just for young children. In addition to over 60 rides, award-winning food, swimming, games, miniature golf and gift shops, visitors can add a round of golf at Knoebels Three Ponds Golf Course right next door to the park.

 Best Amusement Park: bit.ly/Knoebels10Best2020

 Best Roller Coaster: bit.ly/Phoenix10Best2020

 Best Amusement Park Restaurant: bit.ly/Cesaris10Best2020

 

 

Treasure Castle Playland

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Check Facebook: Treasure Castle Playland for camp offerings

Although the Castle is currently closed to the general public- reservations are available for private parties (following the State's distancing and safety recommendations.) Message us for party details.

 

West Beaver Veteran’s Community Pool
Open
Check 
Facebook for hours and COVID-19 guidelines.

 

Millersburg Ferry Boat Assoc.
Millersburg
National Registry of Historic Sites. Historic and last known wooden double stern-wheel paddle boats still operational in the USA. Enjoy a one-mile ride or two-mile round-trip ride. OPEN Friday’s - 11:00 am - 5:00 pm, Saturday’s and Sunday’s- 9:00 am – dusk. Closed Monday through Thursday. Call or visit the Facebook page prior to visiting for hours of operation and updates to schedule.

  

Pioneer Tunnel Coal Mine
Ashland

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Tour a real anthracite coal mine 1,800 feet into the Mahanoy Mountain and take a scenic ride on an old-fashioned steam locomotive. Both tours are guided. Gift shop, lunch bar, picnic and playground area are available. Open April-October. **OPEN. Open 7 days a week! 10am - 5pm daily. MINE TOUR RESERVATIONS STRONGLY ENCOURAGED AS TOUR SIZE IS LIMITED

 

USA Softball of PA

USA Softball of PA Hall of Fame and Training Center
Sunbury
USA Softball of PA Hall of Fame and Training Center was established with the vision to showcase all memorabilia related to the history of PA softball. The training center provides indoor practice and instructional opportunities generally for youth. 
Online At-Home-Drills and tips from USA Softball Team Members & Activities for Kids and Adults

 

World of Little League Museum and Official Store

South Williamsport
World Of Little League
Facebook page
The museum traces the history and development of Little League baseball and softball from its roots in Williamsport to around the world. Included are artifacts, interactive exhibits and Hall of Excellence. **TEMPORARILY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. SEE FACEBOOK FOR FUN, ONLINE CONTENT. World of Little League invites visitors to take a SELF-GUIDED TOUR OF THE LITTLE LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL COMPLEX
View six information panels beginning at the plaza at panel number 2. (No. 1 is at the admin building which is closed. It overlooks the complex with a slightly different view.) Each panel gives direction to the next location. Important to note, it is not necessary to walk to all of the panels. Panel 2 gives an overview of the entire complex. The ball fields are off-limits to visitors.
Hours open: The complex is open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
Cost: FREE This tour is self-guided.
Parking for vehicles, including RVs, is permitted at the World of Little League Museum lot. Enter the complex from The Flag Plaza, which is adjacent to the Museum and overlooks the grounds.

 

Caves, Caverns, Animal Parks & Zoos

 

Lincoln Caverns and Whisper Rocks

Huntingdon
Now open 7 days a week – 9 AM – 6 PM! Celebrating discovery and family-friendly fun since 1930! Lincoln Caverns offers one-hour interpretive tours of two spectacular crystal caverns. Educational programs, Raystown Rocks Gift Ship, gem-panning and primitive camping are available WELCOME TO OUR 90th SEASON! Cool Down Underground! Always a comfortable 50 degrees. Choose your tour time and get your tickets online or at the door.

 

Woodward Cave and Campground

Woodward

**Open daily for small group public tours. Private tours also available. One of the largest caverns in Pennsylvania, its nickname, "The Big One," reflects its five spacious rooms, one of which, "The Hall of Statutes," is 300 feet long. Experienced guides conduct a well-explained, easily-walked tour in large, well-lit passageways that offer 50 minutes of nature at its best.

 

Penn's Cave & Wildlife Park

Centre Hall

**OPEN 9am-5pm for cavern tours and wildlife tours. Penn's Cave is America's only all-water cavern and farm-nature-wildlife park. It is the only cave in Pennsylvania on the National Trust for Historic Preservation and features a large visitors center, gift shop, gem-panning, maze and cafe.

 

Clyde Peeling's Reptiland

18628 US Route 15, Allenwood, PA 17810
570-538-1869

**OPEN Daily 9am-6pm. Clyde Peeling's Reptiland is a world-class zoo specializing in reptiles and amphibians from around the world! Enjoy modern indoor exhibits of over 40 species year-round. During warmer months, experience life-size animatronic dinosaurs and hundreds of colorful parakeets in seasonal exhibits. Stunning naturalistic habitats, fun interactive exhibits, live shows and hands-on animal encounters make Reptiland an educational adventure for the whole family!

Hours, Rates, Show Times
Live Shows
Exhibit Gallery
Dinosaurs Come to Life

Events:

August 29 - Komodo Dragon Feeding - Looking for a REAL wildlife experience? Visit the last Saturday of the month to witness a special Komodo dragon feeding!
The feeding will start at 11:00am and will likely continue for a few hours. Join us for this natural and fascinating event!
Buy Tickets

 

Lake Tobias Wildlife Park

Halifax

**OPEN 10am-5pm (last admission at 4pm) with DRIVE THROUGH SAFARI IN YOUR OWN VEHICLE. Experience the wild with hundreds of animals from around the world. Guided Safari Tours roam over 150 acres of rolling hills with herds of animals, flightless birds and giraffes. Encounter the exotic in the zoo exhibits and the Reptiles & Exotic facility. Visit the new museum and education center.

 

T & D's Cats of the World
Penns Creek
**Open Sat. and Sun. 12-6pm (no one admitted after 5pm). Open for guided tours only at 10am and 2pm on Wed., Thurs. and Fri. Aviary is temporarily closed. Visit nearly 300 rescued wild mammals at T & D's, including 50 felines (lions, tigers, cougars, bobcats and servals), bears, wolves, monkeys and more. Stroll through 35 acres to see these animals in spacious natural enclosures!

 

Arts & Entertainment

 

Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble
Remaining 2020 season is canceled. From the BTE Archives- video recordings of past BTE shows are available via Vimeo On Demand.

 

Campus Theatre

While the Campus Theatre is temporarily closed, they are offering curated virtual screenings of independent titles not available through traditional rental sources to entertain, educate, and enlighten. Visit their website for dozens of available films, a kids’ corner as well as free resources.
Movies by Moonlight -
Join us each Monday night at 8:30 pm in Downtown Lewisburg's Hufnagle Park from July 27th - September 28th for a unique outdoor movie going experience!

  

Community Arts Center

Please visit CACLive.com for important event information, updates and schedule of future performances.

Williamsport Symphony Orchestra Thrills & Triumph

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 7:30 PM

Carnival Overture …………………………… A. Dvorak

Flute Concerto ……………………………….. Christopher Rouse

     with Reuben Councill, soloist

Symphony No. 5 …………………………….. P. I. Tchaikovsky

 

Dallas String Quartet Electric

Friday, October 2, 2020 at 7:30 PM

DSQ Electric is an international music sensation.  A fusion of classical and contemporary music on both traditional and electric strings.  AAA discount is available for this show. Please visit or call the box office at (570) 326-2424 for more information.

 

Steep Canyon Rangers

Friday, November 6, 2020 at 7:30 PM

Bluegrass aesthetic, wedded to elements of pop, country, folk rock, and more to create something original and all their own. 

 

Community Theatre League– check Facebook for theatre camps CTL Production Updates

The Community Theatre League is excited to host our CTL Summer Concert Series!
Watch for these upcoming shows:

Bring It On! – August 6-9 (LOCATION CHANGE – Kenneth M Robbins Stadium) Tickets to Bring It On! can be purchased at ctlshows.com/bringiton and some will likely be available at the field.

Mamma Mia! - September 11 & 12, 17-20, 24-27

Brighton Beach Memoirs - October 16-18, 22-25

Elf: The Musical - December 4-6, 10-13, 2020

www.ctlshows.com or 570-327-1777
 

Corning Museum of Glass

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CMoG is officially open to the public again! From our galleries to demonstrations and even Make Your Own Glass experiences, we’re ready to delight our guests again. The Museum is open seven days a week, from 9 am to 7 pm. Plan your visit at cmog.org. Advanced tickets are required and are now available for purchase. Please read our COVID-19 Health & Safety page detailing our changes.

CMoG Events: Glass Farmers Market, October 2 – 12, 2020

 

Millbrook Playhouse Season 2020 Updates
Mill Hall
Most shows in 2020 have been postponed until the 2021 season. However Grand Legends: Music from the Grand Ole Oprey to the Great White Way will be performed August 20-30. Check website for fall show updates.

 

Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art

Millersburg
The Center in Millersburg, PA, was built to house the Center's collection of hundreds of original works. It also showcases works of contemporary artists from around the country. The Center's lands offer a tranquil outdoor experience on more than 500 contiguous acres of rustic beauty. **Nature Center, Galleries and Trails are open. Tuesday Saturday 10 am to 4 pm and Sundays – 12 pm-4 pm. Check Facebook or website for updates regarding Desoto Amphitheatre concerts, summer camps and hours.  Visit Ned Smith Center YouTube channel for Ned Talks.

Concert Series:
Ann Kerstetter Band – Aug. 8
Shotgunn – Aug. 29