Summer Festivals

Massey Harbison


Freeport Theatre Festival presents:
Written and Directed by Rennick Steele.

July 8-10, 15-17, and 22-24.

Massey Harbison is a historical drama about a genuine pioneer heroine, who with grit, determination and faith survived captivity by renegade warriors near present-day Freeport and lived to found a great American Family.

Curtain: 7pm
Opening Night Revels: 6:30pm

Ticket prices: $15/$12/$10
(General Admission/Military/Seniors/Student)

Location: The Steele Farm in Allegheny Township
Nestled in the northern tip of the Laurel Highlands
Two Miles Southeast of Freeport off Rte. 356 on White Cloud Rd.
FTF Footlights Gallery: Randall Steele, “Images of the Frontier”.

Handicap Accessible
Free Parking

Pre-Theatre Dinner:
River Forest Country Club
Seating at 4:30pm and 5:00pm
Reservations a must (724) 295-2298





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July 29-31:  2nd Annual Ribfest-  Paradise Park in Cowansville is hosting their 2nd Annual Ribfest with National Champion Rib Vendors and lots of concerts. July 29 is 5-11PM, July 30 is 12-11PM, July 31 is 12-8PM. $5 admission. Children under 12 are free. FREE parking.


July 30:  Reel Paddling Film Festival- Films will be shown at the Kittanning Riverfront Park at 9PM- weather permitting (Backup location is the Kittanning Elks Lodge #203).  Attendance is FREE, but tickets are required to win door prizes and to reserve a seat at the backup location.

fort armstrong folk festival

August 4-7:  Fort Armstrong Folk Festival-  August 4 & 5 is from 5-10PM, August 6 is Noon-10PM, August 7 is Noon-8PM.  It is held along the banks of the Allegheny River and includes a hand-crafted artist market, historical and musical entertainment, vehicle displays, fun for kids, festival food and more!


August 13-20:  Dayton Fair- Agricultural fair including animals, carnival, demo derbies, tractor pulls, and nationally known entertainment. $10.00 stamp required for all grandstand shows beginning after 3PM daily.  No admission refunds.


August 19-21:  Alle Kiski Strong RiverBration- American Power Boat Races. It will be held at the Kittanning Riverfront Park from 12PM-9PM. FREE to attend.

Contact the Armstrong County Tourist Bureau at 1-888-265-9954 or 724-543-4003 for more information.  Or you can browse this site and email us at .   We look forward to seeing you this summer!

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