15 Seats Remain on 2017 Covered Bridge Tour

Have you longed to see many of the nineteenth-century covered bridges Columbia County has to offer, but didn’t want to travel off the beaten path alone?  If you are looking for a delightful and informative day touring our historic covered bridges, please join the Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau for its fourth annual Covered Bridge Bus Tour on Saturday, May 20th. Hop …

Opening Weekend at Knoebels!

Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg, PA will be opening for the season on Saturday, April 29th.  The park will be open from 12 PM to 6 PM, and will feature a “BOGO” Buy one, get one special on handstamps.  Buy one Ride All Day Pass, Get one FREE (of equal or less value).  Pricing for the “Ride All Day” pass …

2017 Area Easter Egg Hunts

Below is a list of this week’s area Easter Egg Hunts! Wednesday, April 12 BERWICK — Easter celebration, 6-8 p.m., Berwick YMCA, 231 W. Third St., crafts, Easter Bunny, refreshments, for age 11 and under; accepting donation for food pantry. Friday, April 14 NESCOPECK TWP. — Easter Egg Hunt, 9 a.m., Nescopeck Township Fire Company, Zenith Road, for township children …

Bloom Vet Now Open Later for Emergencies

Bloomsburg Veterinary Hospital’s Emergency Clinic is now open until 10 p.m. Monday through Friday for pet related emergencies.  These extended hours come along with a brand new emergency room that opened last week at the hospital. The hospital offers these extended emergency hours in efforts to continue to serve clients and their pets in their time of need. The following guidelines allow us to …

Hampton Inn in Bloomsburg Wins Lighthouse Award

The Hampton Inn by Hilton in Bloomsburg, under the ownership and management of Millett Hospitality Inc., has been recognized with the prestigious Lighthouse Award for 2016.  This award signifies that the Hampton Inn in Bloomsburg is a top performing hotel.  Out of more than 2,200 Hampton Hotels, the Hampton Inn in Bloomsburg is in the top five percent in the …

Covered Bridge Photo Contest Now Open!

Each year, the Visitors Bureau holds a photo contest to produce a 500-piece puzzle featuring one of the area covered bridges. Limited-edition puzzles have been produced the past six years and have featured the East & West Paden bridges (2 times), the Knoebels Bridge, Keefer Mills Bridge, Esther Furnace Bridge, and most recently, the Stillwater Bridge. The 2017 photo contest …

Covered Bridge Bus Tour Unveiled

  Have you longed to see many of the nineteenth-century covered bridges Columbia County has to offer, but didn’t want to travel off the beaten path alone?  If you are looking for a delightful and informative day touring our historic covered bridges, please join the Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau for its fourth annual Covered Bridge Bus Tour on Saturday, May 20th. …

Wine & Chocolate Week Winners

PRIZE BASKET WINNERS ANNOUNCED! All winners have been notified with a separate email. Congratulations, and thanks to all who participated this year – we hope everyone had a great time. Colonel Ricketts Hard Cider – Melanie, Danville Elk Mountain Winery Outlet at Stoney Acres – Tammy, Milton Freas Farm Winery – Nicole, Orangeville O’Donnell Winery, L.L.C. – Jamie, Northumberland Pickering …

Wine & Chocolate Week Continues!

A Wine & Chocolate Trail is currently happening at participating Columbia and Montour county wineries, from now until February 19th. The occasion makes for a perfect day trip or weekend excursion for sweethearts or groups of friends. What’s more romantic than discovering a new favorite red or white paired with delectable chocolates? Trail travelers are also eligible to win one …