Pennsylvania State Laurel Festival
Every June, the town of Wellsboro holds festivities to celebrate the state flower, the mountain laurel. The community gathers for a parade showcasing a variety of community businesses, students, musicians, and emergency personnel. After browsing a variety of arts and craft vendors, among other activities, the festival closes with the Queens pageant Saturday night. Originally created in 1938, this small town tradition has grown to become a summer favorite for both tourists and local attendees.
Tioga County Fair
The summer wouldn't be complete without a visit to Tioga County Fair. With a dairy and livestock exposition, demolition derby, food and craft vendors, live music, Fair Queen Pageant, carnival rides, and games and activities for families, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Don't miss out on this year's festivities!
Photo by Jorge Taboada
Dickens of a Christmas Celebration
Experience an old fashioned Christmas this December with the annual Dickens of a Christmas celebration in downtown Wellsboro! The streets are full of victorian era costumes fluttering around musicians, vendors, and craft shows. Visit Santa, join us for the Christmas tree lighting, and start of your holidays with some heartwarming small town cheer!