West Alexander Fair (September 5-10, 2022)Back to Top of List
The first West Alexander Fair was held in 1906 and highlighted horse races as featured events. The landscape of county fairs and its entertainment offering have certainly changed since then, but they still offer family fun close to home.
The West Alexander Fair is a country fair with agricultural and livestock exhibits, Fair Queen selection, tractor pulls, truck pulls, antique machinery, rodeo, chainsaw carving, live entertainment, food, entertainment, amusement rides, and more!
Fan favorites like the demolition derbies (Tuesday and Wednesday), Arena Cross (Thursday), and fireworks (Saturday) keep the whole family entertained!
Corks & Kegs (September 9-11, 2022)Back to Top of List
Wine, beer, and spirits—oh my!
Corks & Kegs is Washington County's premier craft beer festival and has become one of the region's largest craft beer events. This three-day event is free to enter, and packed with dozens of craft beers, regional wine, locally produced spirits, food trucks, live entertainment, a classic car cruise and much more!
This event is family friendly, but only 21+ can enter the beer and wine tents.
Pennsylvania Bavarian Oktoberfest (September 16-18, 2022)Back to Top of List
Zicke zacke, zicke zacke, hoi hoi hoi!
Downtown Canonsburg celebrates the legendary German festival with plenty of authentic German cuisine, beer, and music! The Pennsylvania Bavarian Oktoberfest has two stages: one with authentic German music and the other with continuous popular music. Other ethnic and American foods are also served during the community celebration. Craft vendors, amusement rides, games, and much more- something for the whole group!
As part of this year's festivities, organizers have added the Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk on Saturday, September 17 at 8:00 a.m. Follow the footsteps of 9/11 hero, New York City Firefighter Stephen Siller, to ensure that we never forget and honor the sacrifices of our nation's first responders and military heroes. For more information and online registration visit T2T.org.
EQT Washington and Greene Counties' Covered Bridge Festival (September 17-18, 2022)Back to Top of List
The Washington and Greene Counties Tourism Promotion Agencies invite you to take part in a celebration of their rich histories and beautiful countrysides during this annual fan favorite festival!
Each of the 10 festival locations offer a charming atmosphere and an array of activities including handmade arts and crafts, homestyle foods, historical re-enactments, crafting demonstrations and delightful entertainment.
Held the third weekend in September each year, the Covered Bridge Festival is regarded as a signature event in the area and the official start to the fall season.