Ever hear the saying, “There is so much to do in your own backyard?” – it’s a saying for a reason, because it’s true! So we put together an awesome bucket list to help you get started exploring Lawrence County! Be a tourist in your hometown!
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Here are some items you will be checking off …
- Find a Waterfall at McConnells Mill State Park
Did you know there are 5 waterfalls at McConnells Mill State Park? They are; Hell’s Hollow, Alpha Falls, Breakneck Falls, Grindstone Falls and Kildoo Falls.
- Get your coffee fix at a local coffee shop
Every community has their own quaint and freshly brewed coffee creations. Italian coffee bar at Papa Gelateria, Mohawk Coffee House, National Grind Coffee & Tea Shop, Mugsies Coffee House and The Confluence.
Relax & Kick Back
- Attend a family fun outdoor concert
Summer offers a wide variety of outdoor concerts around the county. Enjoy concerts in Downtown New Castle at the Riverwalk, Ellwood City’s Community Plaza and Pearson Park!
Arts & Culture
- Attend a show at Westminster College Celebrity Series
Westminster Celebrity Series truly “Bringing the Best in the World of Entertainment to the Campus and the Community.” Artists to grace Orr’s stage throughout the years have been The Temptations, Marvin Hamlish, Glenn Miller Orchestra, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Tony Bennett, Ben Vereen, Paul Anka, The Ten Tenors, Wayne Newton, LeAnn Rimes, Chris Botti and many more.