City of Connellsville, Pennsylvania

Upcoming Events

July 2014
Farmers Market
Jul 05, 2014 at 8:00 AM to Sep 06, 2014 12:00 PM
A Farmers Market will be featured in Downtown Connellsville, in the PNC parking lot, on Saturdays, beginning July 5th and ending September 6th, from 8 am - Noon. Come and purchase fresh locally-grown fruits and vegetables every Saturday and meet your friends.
PNC Parking Lot on West Crawford Avenue
2014 Connellsville Farmers Market
Jul 05, 2014 to Sep 06, 2014
A Farmers Market will be featured in Downtown Connellsville, in the PNC parking lot, on Saturdays, beginning July 5th and ending September 6th, from 8 am - Noon. Come and purchase fresh locally-grown fruits and vegetables every Saturday and meet your friends.
PNC Parking Lot on West Crawford Avenue
September 2014
St. Rita Christian Mothers Celebrate Nationality Day
Sep 05, 2014 at 11:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Celebrate Nationality Day with the ladies of the Christian Mother's group at St. Rita's church. There is a variety of Italian food, like pizza, manicotti, cavatelli, hot sausage, eggplant parmesan, baked goods and more. A spaghetti dinner with all the trimmings only costs $7.00! Don't miss out on this and please remember, this is homemade, so when it runs out, you're out. :( For take out, call 724-628-5119.
St. Rita's Bucci Social Hall
Autumn Mum Testival
Sep 06, 2014 at 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Connellsville's Annual Mum Festival, sponsored by Downtown Connellsville and the Fayette County Cultural Trust, will be held Saturday, September 6, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. along Crawford Avenue. Featuring beautiful fall mums for sale. Vendors will include a variety of artisans, crafters and food. This is the last Farmers Market for the season, There will be bountiful local fresh produce and pumpkins, corn stalks and gourds. There is no admission fee. Additional information will be made available later.
Crawford Avenue - Downtown
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
Patriots Day Program
Sep 11, 2014 at 9:00 AM
he Connellsville Veterans Commission invites you to attend the Annual Patriots Day Program at Veterans Plaza, right outside City Hall. Program begins at 9:00 am. Please attend to honor all Veterans and Patriots of this great Country of Ours.
Veterans Plaza at City Hall
Penn State Fayette 5K Paint Run/Walk
Sep 13, 2014 at 9:00 AM
On Saturday, September 13, 2014, Penn State Fayette will hold a 5k Paint Run/Walk. Registration starts at 9:00 am and the Fun Run/Walk starts at 10:00 am. Register by August 29th for the early bird discount of $25.00; after the 29th, the cost is $40.00. The first 150 to register receives a t-shirt. Go to for registration information,
Penn State, University Blvd, The Eberly Campus
Fayette County Hard-to-Recycle Drop Off Event
Sep 13, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Items accepted are: used motor oil (please take your containers home); used tires ($1.00; please remove rims); large steel appliances ($2.00 cost); small electronic items ($1.00 cost); televisions and computers/computer equipment ($5.00 cost). Items not accepted are paint cans or household hazardous waste. Contact the Fayette County Recycling Hotline at 724-430-4884 if you have any questions. Wharton Township Building
Wharton Township Building
Rib, Wine and Beer Festival
Sep 13, 2014 at 12:00 AM to Sep 14, 2014 12:00 AM
Sponsored by Cardinal Pediatrics, this events benefits '4 Paws for Turner's Cause.' A young blind boy, needs a guide dog. This benefit will help raise the $25,000+ to get him his own guide dog. Don't let the wine and beer keep you from making this a family affair. A variety of ribs will be waiting for you and you can vote on the best! There's music all afternoon long to enjoy your ribs and games. For the kids, there are hayrides, games, a moon bounce and more. Childres 10 and under are free. Tickets for unlimited wine and beer tasting only cost $25.00, buy in advance and save $5.00. Non wine and beer tasting only cost $15.00, buy in advance and save $1.00. Go to for additional information.
Rich Farms, 2043 Springhill Furnace Road, Smithfield, PA
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
October 2014
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 Whorkshops 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 Run
Oct 04, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Information to be posted as it becomes available.
Fall Clean-Up Day
Oct 04, 2014
It's time to clean out your basements and attics. Advanced Disposal will pick up your unwanted items on Saturday, October 4, 2014. Please remember that Advanced Disposal will NOT pick up the following items: Tires, Toxic Liquids (paint, pesticides, oil or gas) or Appliances that contain Freon that have not been tagged by a licensed technician stating that the Freon has been removed.
Connellsville City
Crime Watch Meeting
Oct 08, 2014 at 6:30 PM
Come to the Crime Watch meeting and see what's been going on to fight crime in our City. More details to added on this meeting.
City Hall
December 2014
It's a Connellsville Christmas
Dec 06, 2014 at 10:00 AM to Dec 07, 2014 4:00 PM
Downtown Connellsville presents It's a Connellsville Christmas. There are so many things going on this weekend. Details are still coming in, but here's some things to look forward to...Artworks, will again have the Children's Creativity Zone to assist children in making a special ornament; The Connellsville Canteen will be open and running, even hosting a Breakfast with Santa! The Skating Rink will be back in the parking lot in front of H & R Block, that will be just as much fun this year as it was last year. Several Churches and the Carnegie Free Library will be holding Christmas Markets, the Porter Theater will have something Christmassy going on too. More information will be added as it comes in.
ArtWorks Connellsville, 139 W Crawford Avenue

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