Get Ready for Opening Day of Baseball

As baseball fans in Washington County, we have a lot to be excited about looking forward, and a lot to be thankful for looking back. After all, baseball is in our DNA and this season is shaping up to be one for the ages. PONY Baseball and Softball™ was founded here in 1951 as a transition…

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Washington County Machine Guns

On the outskirts of Washington County, near the West Virginia border, lies West Alexander, PA. A small, rural community with a high caliber attraction that has people coming from all over the globe. Washington County Machine Guns (WCMG) is a Veteran-owned business specializing in on-site machine…

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The American Spirit Sweepstakes

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to own Wild Things season tickets behind home plate, to take in the Mon River from your own kayaks, or treat 10 of your very best friends to an unforgettable private winery tour and tasting? Maybe you’d rather catch a show at The Pavilion at Star Lake, go…

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Bunny Spotting - Where to Find the Easter Bunny

One of the most sought after activities to do during the Easter season is getting to see and take photos with the one and only, Easter Bunny! Luckily, in Washington County, there are many locations that you can visit to do just that. Take time to check out just some of these great locations below…

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Museum & Historical Site Openings

With spring comes flowers and warmer weather. It also thaws out our local museums and historical sites from a deep winter’s sleep. Grab your spring jacket and take a step back into history with Washington County’s unique past! Take the whole family to experience a bygone era of streetcars on the…

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Get Ready for Easter: Chocolate Shops

As the Easter holiday approaches a few things come to most of our minds, one of many being...chocolate! No matter if we are filling a basket, sending a gift for the holiday or just want a delicious Easter treat, knowing a few great locations where you can purchase your Easter chocolate is always…

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Eat Like a Local: Our Favorite Comfort Food Eateries

Nothing says comfort food like foods that taste like they are straight out of your grandmother’s kitchen. If you are in need of a warm meal that tastes just like home in Washington County, there is a restaurant that just might top your favorite meal from their grandmother-- Main Street Cafe in…

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Guide to: Hidden Gems in Washington County

The Mingo Creek Park Observatory is owned and operated by the AAAP. The Observatory was built in the spring/summer of 2004, and officially dedicated in August of 2005. It has become the largest amateur astronomical observatory in Southwestern Pennsylvania dedicated to public education and enjoyment…

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Forecast Calls for Fantastic Events

With the first warm spell of the year also comes the itch to get out of hibernation. The temperatures are SLOWLY creeping up, and what better way to look forward to the brighter days ahead then to make plans to head out and about for all the events Downtown has to offer this spring! Have some tea…

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10 Must See Things in Washington County

Washington County, PA is full of so many fun things to do and see. Whether it's an indoor attraction, historic landmark, a piece of nature, or a roadside oddity there is always something to keep you entertained. Regardless of whether you are a first-time visitor to the area or have lived here your…

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