Governor’s Awards for Environmental Excellence

The Pennsylvania Environmental Council and PA Department of Environmental Protection annually host the Governor’s Environmental Awards Dinner, which honors the recipients of the Governor’s Awards for Environmental Excellence. The Governor’s Awards for Environmental Excellence are presented each year to highlight the best in environmental innovation and expertise throughout the Commonwealth. The awards are the highest statewide honor bestowed upon businesses, …

Covered Bridge Puzzles Almost Gone!

Looking for a great Christmas gift for someone on your list?  Consider giving them a piece of commemorative local history! The Visitors Bureau annually produces a limited edition Covered Bridge puzzle featuring one of the area’s beloved bridges.  The puzzles are 500 pieces, and a limited run of 250 puzzles are created.  When they are sold, no more will be …

Berwick WinterFest Comes to Town

This weekend, Berwick welcomes the start of the holiday season with the town’s annual WinterFest event from 4 PM – 8 PM. The main attraction is the opening of the 71st annual Berwick Christmas Boulevard – a mile of lights along Market Street.  This is one of the oldest Christmas light displays in the state, and has delighted children and …

Pitch Black Rooms at Can U Xcape

Next Wednesday, November 22nd, for one night only, guests at Can U Xcape in Bloomsburg will be able to book the Tornado, Submarine, or Upside-Down Rooms and attempt to escape by flashlight only.  The rooms will be pitch black, and teams will have to attempt to navigate their way through a series of puzzles in the pitch black rooms by …

The Illusionists Present Adam Trent

Looking to be “wowed” this weekend? This Saturday, November 18th, Broadway’s best-selling magic show, The Illusionists, returns with their newest production to where it all began…Bloomsburg University’s Celebrity Artist Series!  Produced by the creative team behind The Illusionists, the world’s best-selling magic show, The Illusionists Present Adam Trent, is an immersive entertainment extravaganza of magic, comedy and music designed to entertain …

Airport Breakfast This Weekend

This Saturday, November 18th, from 8 AM to Noon, the public is invited to the Bloomsburg Municipal Airport for a special Fly-In, Drive-In, and Walk-In donation breakfast.  Breakfast will include pumpkin pancakes. The event is rain or shine.

Bloomsburg Lights Up The Night Parade

The Bloomsburg Lights Parade returns this year on Friday, November 24th starting at 6 PM.  The parade will form at the Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital Parking Lot at 4PM and moves at 6PM. The route is the same as previous years, down Lightstreet Road, Main Street, and turning on Market Street to end at the Bloomsburg Fire Hall. To register a …

Local Halloween Happenings!

Looking for Halloween Happenings around our area in the next week? We’ve got a list of upcoming events, including trick or treat times for various communities in Columbia & Montour counties. Oct. 23 • BERWICK — Trick-or-Treat Trail, 6-8 p.m., Berwick Area YMCA, 231 W. Third St., free to all area children; a canned good for the local food bank …

Boo!Burg Returns to Bloomsburg

On Friday, October 27th beginning at 5:30 p.m., part of Bloomsburg transforms into “BOO!burg”. Join the Bloomsburg YMCA, The Exchange, Agape, The Children’s Museum, Mike’s Food Truck, First Keystone Bank, and Naps for a night of spooky family fun and Halloween Festivities on 7th Street! The Bloomsburg YMCA will host their annual “Trunk or Treat” in their parking lot – there …

The Bloomsburg Fair has Arrived!

Excited for the Bloomsburg Fair?  The Fair runs from Saturday, September 23rd thru Saturday, September 30th. Pre-Fair day is Friday, September 22nd.  Pre-Fair Day is a chance for people to enjoy the 161st Bloomsburg Fair without the large crowds.  This day traditionally also serves as a good “practice day” for new vendors to make sure the week of Fair runs smoothly. Gates for …