City of Connellsville, Pennsylvania

City of Connellsville, Pennsylvania

Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Connellsville's location.
Welcome to the City of Connellsville, located in Fayette County in Southwestern Pennsylvania along the banks of the Youghiogheny River. Originally founded as a borough on March 1, 1806, in February 1909, balloting in New Haven and Connellsville resulted in these two boroughs joining and becoming the first City on Fayette County on May 12, 1911, and currently has a population of 9,146, according to the 2000 census.

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Stage Door Canteen Room
Sep 09, 2014 at 6:00 PM to Dec 13, 2014 9:00 PM
Located in the Connellsville Canteen at 131 West Crawford Avenue, this small, informal area will hold about 40 people for lectures, musical entertainment or a dinner show. On September 9, 2014, Jeff Monahan, film writer, actor and producer, will lecture about films, his projects and experiences from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The lecture is free and light refreshments will be served; October 18th, enjoy a dinner show and evening with Katelyn Ritenour and Tyler Hough from 6 pm to 9 pm. The cost of the dinner and show is $20; On November 14th, come back for a night of bluegrass music featuring Barry Hall and George Kenney, Southern Comfort Band Experience from 6 pm to 9 pm. The cost of the dinner and show is $30; on December 13th, a dinner show is offered with Talbot and Maddow Maruca from 6 pm to 9 pm, with a cost of $20 for the dinner and show.
Connellsville Canteen
Gayle Music Festival
Sep 20, 2014
This festival celebrates 35 years of music education by Gayle Cuneo. Her daughter, Cait Cuneo, Harold Betters, The Lay Jains and other entertainers will be performing also. Tickets are on sale now. Visit for additional information.
East Park
Pancakes, Buckwheat Cakes and Sausage Breakfast
Sep 21, 2014 at 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Sponsored by the St. Rita's Holy Name Society, this is an 'All the Cakes You can Eat Breakfast.' From 7 am to Noon, enjoy a hearty breakfast. Cost is only $5.00 for adults and children, 12 years and under, only cost $2.00.
St. Rita's Bucci Social Hall
Haunted Hallways
Oct 03, 2014 at 6:00 PM to Oct 31, 2014 10:00 PM
The Community Center wants to be your favorite spot this spooky, Halloween season. Here's what they have lined up so far: There's going to be a Monster Mash Dance for children ages 5 - 12 on Saturday, October 25, 2014, from 7:00 pm to 9:00 p.m. Tickets are $3.00 and if your child brings a canned good for the Connellsville Community Ministries, they'll get a $1.00 discount. This will take place in Project Talent Room 302,m on the third floor. Project Talent Theatre Workshops will be presenting a Parade of Costumes and Trick or Treat. On Saturday, October 25, 20114 at 2:00 p.m. Prizes to be awarded and refreshments will be sold. Canned goods for the Connellsville Community will be collected. Myths, Legends and Ghosts. Come if you Dare! This is interactive Storytelling . Tickets are $6.00, but only $5.00 if you bring a canned good for the Connellsville Community Ministries,. Showtimes: Friday, October 24th - 6:00 pm and 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, October 25th at 2:00 pm, 4:00 pm, 7:00 pm and 9:00 pm. For more information, call the Project Talent Theatre Workshops at 724-603-2275.
Connellsville Community Center
Tangled Up in Brew
Oct 04, 2014 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Attend the City's 4th Annual tasting of homemade brews. Judges will select most popular, most unique, best name, food paring and Judges pick. More information coming soon. Must be 21 years of age with valid I.D. to enter the event. Tickets are $15 at the door and only $10 if purchased in advance.
Yough Park
2014 Running Dead Zombie 5K Run/Walk
Oct 04, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Saturday, Oct, 4, 2014, at The Greater Connellsville Community Center at the intersection of Prospect Street and Fairview Avenue. Sign In/Registration from 10 a.m. to 11:45 a.m., Race begins at Noon. Participate as a Runner, Walker or Zombie. Runners and walkers make their way through town as zombies attempt to take their flags. Cost is $25 to pre-register before Sept. 27 and will guarantee a commemorative T-shirt, $35 for same-day registration. To register or for more information, visit Benefits the CAHS Patriots.

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