Old Forge Summerfest & 5K Beer Run

Bring the whole family to Hess Field in Danville for Old Forge Brewing Company’s annual Summerfest & 5k Beer Run! Live music by Myal Soul, kids games, bounce house, pig roast, beer games and lots of fun! You must be 21 or older to enter the race (but families are welcome at the park for the food and fun). Prizes for …

Breakfast for the Bridges

The 2018 “Breakfast for the Bridges” fundraiser will be held at the Masonic Lodge in Orangeville on Saturday, June 23rd from 7:30 AM – 10 AM. Tickets will be available at the door. This annual fundraiser offers a home-cooked breakfast including farm fresh eggs, pancakes, sausage, bacon, home fries, toast, coffee & juice.  Join us for a morning of friendship …

2018 Covered Bridge Photo Contest Winners

Winning photograph will be featured as this year’s edition of Visitors Bureau’s historic Covered Bridge Puzzle series. BLOOMSBURG, PA – The Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau is pleased to announce this year’s Covered Bridge Photo Contest winners. The overall winning image will be featured as the 2018 Covered Bridge Puzzle.  This year’s puzzle will be released in the fall as the eighth …

Central PA Wine Fest Comes to Bloomsburg

Head to the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds for the annual Central PA Wine Fest featuring some of the area’s finest wineries, brewpubs, artists, and musicians.  Sample wonderful food as you make your way around the industrial buildings at the fairgrounds.  The event is rain or shine and takes place on Saturday, June 2nd from 11:00 am -6:00 pm. Feel free to bring your …

Celebrate Historic Berwick Next Weekend

Next Saturday, June 2nd, from 11 AM – 6 PM, head to Berwick to enjoy live music, craft beers, fantastic foods, and activities for all ages!  Market Street near the Jackson Mansion will be the site of many of the events. The Jackson Mansion will also be open for tours throughout the day and will be celebrating the grand opening …

Less Than a Week Left for Photo Contest

For the past several years, the Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau has held a photo contest geared specifically toward the 25 historic covered bridges in the area. This year’s contest is still open for entries, and will close on Friday, June 1st. Individuals who have taken photos of one of the counties’ covered bridges are encouraged to enter. There is no cost to …

Summer Heritage Passport Revealed

The Columbia Montour Visitors Bureau (CMVB) recently unveiled a brand new summer initiative in partnership with thirteen area historical assets and heritage organizations. The first ever Summer Heritage Passport will take participants on a journey through the history, culture, and stories of Columbia & Montour Counties and beyond. The Summer Heritage Passport will begin on Friday, May 4th and last through …

River Rat Brew Trail to Offer Summer Passport Promotion

Local Brew Trail Celebrates Local Breweries and Encourages Craft Beer Lovers to Explore the Variety of Craft Beers in the Susquehanna River Valley LEWISBURG, Pa. — The River Rat Brew Trail is inviting the public to take a tasting tour with its 2018 Summer Passport. Passport holders will receive a free collectible glass at each of the 9 participating breweries …

Susquehanna River Arts Show

The Weis Center for the Performing Arts, in collaboration with the Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau and the Susquehanna River Arts initiative, will host a free art exhibit and installation featuring the work of ten local artists from Tuesday, April 3 through Friday, May 25 in the Weis Center’s upper atrium lobby. Participating artists will include: Annie Barnhart, Robert Brown, Pete Grimord, …

Montour Preserve Releases Spring Newsletter

The Montour Preserve’s Spring Newsletter has been released.  The publication provides seasonal updates on events and goings-on at the Preserve for the months of April – June.  An update is given on wildflowers, warblers, turtles, mayflies, frogs, and more creatures to be spotted around the Preserve. There is also a feature on the what to watch for in the spring night …