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Inside or out, regardless of the weather, we have attractions for all to enjoy! Year-round festivals celebrate every season - and feature local art, culture, food, and entertainment.

Climb a hill at one of three spectacular state parks or climb the hills of world-class wooden roller coasters at Knoebels Amusement Resort. Discover Art Deco and Victorian architecture, wild animals and reptiles, concerts-in-the-park, galleries, museums, five wineries and so much more!

The Anthracite Outdoor Adventure Area is an extensive, family-oriented off-road trail system located in Central Pennsylvania. Riders of ATV's, SxS, dirt bikes and full-size vehicles enjoy the diversity of the trail system on 8,000 acres of wooded land that provide many experiences to keep riders coming back for more. The Event Center near the parking area gives riders shelter to eat, as well as portable bathroom facilities. **Open for season, day and multiple day pass holders 9-6 Thursday to Monday. Fill out the online waiver for each rider before coming to the trailhead. Please read the rules and regulations on website prior to your trip.

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Ard's Farm has been a family-owned and -operated business for over 25 years. They began as a Farm Market. Since then, it has evolved, with the help of the next generation Ard's family, to include full-service catering, a farm-to-table restaurant and a Fall season with their newly designed corn maze and hayrides to their pumpkin patch. **Dine-in, Outside Dining, Takeout, Curbside Pickup, Phone Ordering, Door Dash

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Enjoy a hot air balloon ride over the beautiful Susquehanna River Valley. Sunrise and sunset flights originate daily. Add a tethered or flyaway balloon ride to any event. **TEMPORARILY CLOSED. BOOKING INFORMATION AND GIFT CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE ONLINE.

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Explore art, science, history and culture with more than 20 hands-on exhibits for infants through teens. Special art and science programs offered weekly. Scout programs, birthday party packages, guided field trips, summer camps and museum memberships are available. Gift shop, garden, picnic tables and free parking on site. **Offering special events and summer camps (following COVID-19 safety protocols). NEW TEMPORARY HOURS: Monday through Saturday: 10am-3pm

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Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble is celebrating over 40 years of bringing live, professional theatre to the community. For more information, please visit the website at www.BTE.org. **REOPENING JULY 1. SEE WEBSITE AND FACEBOOK FOR UPDATES

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Built in 1941, the Campus Theatre in downtown Lewisburg is an excellent example of art deco architecture. From its 16-foot murals to its etched glass doors, nearly all of the interior and exterior fixtures remain intact today. Open nightly, the theatre shows first-run, independent and classic films, as well as specialized film festivals. **Temporarily closed; offering curated virtual screenings of independent titles not available through traditional rental sources. Visit website for dozens of available films, a kids corner as well as free resources.

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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. Carlisle Sports Emporium specializes in group outings, birthday parties and features meeting/event spaces including The Barn at Creek's Bend. **OPEN MON. THRU SAT. 10am-10pm and SUN. 12-10pm. SEE WEBSITE AND FACEBOOK FOR DETAILS.

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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! **OPEN; SEE WEBSITE FOR GUIDELINES AND WAYS WE ARE KEEPING OUR GUESTS SAFE

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The Community Arts Center is dedicated to artistic excellence and providing Williamsport, PA and the surrounding areas with professional performing arts. Take in one of the inspiring arts programs, ranging from music to dance and comedy to Broadway theater. **SEE CACLIVE.COM FOR POSTPONEMENTS AND CANCELLATIONS

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The Community Theatre League is north-central PA's premier source for community theatre and theatre education. Seasons include full-length plays and musicals, Sprouts Theatre for children's performances, student productions and concerts. CTL's educational branch, the Community Academy of Stage and Theatre, provides after-school and evening theatre education for children and adults, summer theatre camps for students and smaller plays and concerts in the Jason J. Moyer Studio Theatre. **SEE FACEBOOK FOR THEATRE CAMP OFFERINGS

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Corning Museum of Glass offers unique opportunities to explore glass: live hot glassmaking demonstrations, make your own glass experiences, hands-on glass technology, exhibits and the world's largest collection of glass spanning 35 centuries. **REOPENING JULY 1. PLEASE READ COVID HEALTH & SAFETY PAGE DETAILING CHANGES AT VISIT.CMOG.ORG/SAFETY

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Come out to Country Vale Alpaca Farm to meet, feed and pet the alpacas, as well as learn about their lifestyles and interact with them. Seasonal events include Alpaca Days and feature alpaca products in the farm store. Tours and groups welcome. Call for appointments. Find our alpaca products at the Lewisburg Farmers Market on Wednesdays. **TEMPORARILY CLOSED

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Famous Reading Outdoors owns and operates approximately 20,000 acres located in Schuylkill and Northumberland counties in central-eastern Pennsylvania. Famous Reading Outdoors is actively managing a family-friendly, motorized, non-motorized and hunting recreation facility. *SEE WEBSITE FOR SAFETY RESTRICTIONS.

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Cruise aboard the Paddlewheel Riverboat and hear about boom rats, lumberjacks and the characters on the river that once made Williamsport the home of the most millionaires per capita! Also enjoy family cruises, concert, karaoke, brunch, dinner and wing cruises! Refreshments available on board! **TEMPORARILY CLOSED. VISIT WEBSITE TO BOOK FUTURE CRUISES OR PURCHASE GIFT CARDS.

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

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

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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. Stay overnight at one of two campgrounds that include cabins and over 800 campsites. 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. **SEE WAYS WE ARE WORKING TO KEEP OUR GUESTS SAFE AT www.knoebels.com/whats-new/covid-19-updates

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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. **OPEN 10am-4pm with DRIVE THROUGH SAFARI IN YOUR OWN VEHICLE.

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Lewisburg Children's Museum provides interactive experiences that foster learning through play. The Museum is located in the GreenSpace Center and offers educational programming, as well as field trip opportunities and birthday party rentals. **OPEN WITH ADJUSTED HOURS. SEE WEBSITE FOR DETAILS AND SAFETY GUIDELINES.

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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. Lincoln Caverns hosts great family events...October Ghosts & Goblins Tours, December Santa in the Cave, February Batfest, April Easter Bunny Underground and June Discovery Days. It is the closest cavern to Raystown Lake. **SEE WEBSITE FOR SAFETY RESTRICTIONS

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Loose Ties is an informal group of toy train enthusiasts whose primary purpose is to promote the hobby of model railroading. This multi-gauge display is ever-changing. Come see the many sizes of trains Loose Ties operates at the Silvermoon Flea Market.

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A professional summer theatre located in Central PA with over 17,000 visitors a year. Established in 1963, the theatre includes a mix of classics along with new premiers from musicals to comedies that are great for all ages.**All Summer 2020 Events Cancelled

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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. Call or visit the Facebook page prior to visiting for hours of operation.**CALL OR VISIT FACEBOOK FOR CURRENT HOURS OF OPERATION.

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This volunteer-run museum located in downtown Milton was started with a donation from the late Rev. Dr. Robert Walker. The display features a 20' x 60' O-Gauge layout of the town of Milton in the 1950's to early 60's.

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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; Check Facebook or website for Desoto Amphitheatre concerts, summer camps and hours. Visit Ned Smith Center YouTube channel for Ned Talks

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The Northumberland County Fair is a showcase of agricultural exhibits including baking, canning, children's 4-H projects, garden produce and needlework. It finishes with a fantastic fireworks display. The 2020 fair is held at 538 Seven Points Rd., Sunbury, PA.

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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. **OPEN 9-5. VISIT WEBSITE FOR SAFETY REQUIREMENTS.

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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. MINE TOUR RESERVATIONS STRONGLY ENCOURAGED AS TOUR SIZE IS LIMITED. SEE FACEBOOK FOR COVID GUIDELINES AND UPDATES.

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The River Rat Brew Trail is a great place to meet friends for some amazing craft beer and excellent brew pub food. Pull up a chair and taste something new! With the area's most talented brewmasters behind the taps, there's always a fresh draught to try. Plan a trip to celebrate the Valley's finest local brews.

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The wine trail promotes wineries and local attractions of Central Pennsylvania. Every March, visitors and local residents can purchase a ticket to the Susquehanna Heartland Wine Trail featuring great food and wine at the 16 wineries of the wine trail. A great way for local residents and visitors to enjoy the Susquehanna River Valley region!

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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, then visit hundreds of birds in T & D's Aviary! **OPEN SAT. AND SUN. 12-6 (NO ONE ADMTTED AFTER 5). OPEN FOR TOURS 10 AND 2 ON WED, THURS AND FRI. AVIARY IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED. MASKS MUST BE WORN FOR SAFETY OF ANIMALS. SEE WEBSITE FOR SAFETY RESTRICTIONS.

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Treasure Castle is the area's newest indoor children's playground featuring twenty-foot high tunnels and slides, panning for treasure, food court, games, free WiFi and costumed staff. It's not your average kids place - it's a CASTLE! **SEE FACEBOOK FOR CAMP OFFERINGS.

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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.

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Professional and campus music, dance and theatre events, as well as lectures, convocations and other functions are held in the 1,200-seat Weis Center, an architecturally-striking and acoustically-exceptional performance hall. Annual series includes 25+ professional performances including world music, Americana, jazz, modern dance, classical and Family Discovery performances. **SEE WEBSITE FOR POSTPONEMENTS AND CANCELLATIONS

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Veterans Memorial Pool is one of the few filtered pools in the state operated without charge to swimmers through the generosity of the citizens in the area. Features include a concession stand, diving board, sliding board and rain tree. Life guards are present. Available for pool parties. **SEE FACEBOOK FOR HOURS AND COVID GUIDELINES

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Come hear the jewel of downtown Williamsport! Under the direction of Maestro Gerardo Edelstein, the WSO is a professional regional symphony orchestra with performances that cater to any musical taste.

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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. **OPEN DAILY FOR SMALL GROUP PUBLIC TOURS. PRIVATE TOURS AVAILABLE. SAFETY RESTRICTIONS IN PLACE FOR ALL TOURS. SEE WEBSITE FOR DETAILS.

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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 AND UPDATED SCHEDULES. World of Little League invites visitors to take a SELF-GUIDED TOUR OF THE LITTLE LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL COMPLEX.

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