The Armstrong County Department of Economic Development provides staff to the Armstrong County Industrial Development Council, a non-profit economic development corporation. By providing tools sich as financing, site recommendations, workforce analysis and more, our mission is to facilitate Armstrong County’s economic growth through retention and expansion of exisiting businesses and attraction of new investment.
In Armstrong County, you’ll find our Kittanning hotel located just one mile from the Allegheny River, where families can enjoy fishing, water skiing, boating and swimming. We are just minutes away from Armstrong County Memorial Hospital, Lernerville Speedway, Indiana University, Smicksburg Amish Country, Fort Armstrong Folk Festival and Crooked Creek State Park.
Enjoy shopping at the nearby Franklin Village Mall, Hilltop Shopping Center and the Pittsburgh Mill Galleria Mall. A variety of restaurants and cocktail lounges are located in the surrounding area.
Be sure to enjoy our Express Start Breakfast and 24 hour complimentary coffee located in the lobby. Business and leisure travelers alike will enjoy our 24 hour Business Center. Take a dip year round in our indoor heated swimming pool. All rooms in this non-smoking hotel come with microwaves and refrigerators. Stay connected with free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.
Whether traveling for business or pleasure the Holiday Inn Express & Suites-Kittanning is the right hotel for anyone visiting the Kittanning area.
The Belmont Complex arena is available April through August for event hosting, expo shows, etc. We also have a state of the art banquet/conference room available with wireless internet & microphone capabilities for up to 200 people. The Belmont Complex ice season – amatuer and high school hockey, tournaments, and learn-to-skate programs – operates September through April. The Belmont also hosts dry floor events such as youth camps, yard sales, and concerts from May through July inside the arena. We have a large, Olympic-size swimming pool with beach entry, a water fountain, a waterslide, low dive, playground, pavilions, and locker rooms. The pool season is June through August.
Fresh, locally sourced ingredients with farm to table dining for the whole family to enjoy. We offer gourmet foods at a reasonable price from our scratch kitchen. Stop by for lunch or dinner seven days a week and enjoy our outdoor dog-friendly patio! “Craft food, craft beers, and craft cocktails.” We also have a private room that can accommodate up to 30 people for birthday parties, reunions, meetings, etc.
Recently renovated, the Gathering Hall at the Crafthouse has a rustic feel with a modern touch. This truly is a “must see.” Perfect for weddings, reunions, retirement or birthday parties, meetings, etc. On site catering by the Crafthouse with special menus designed for all occasions. The Gathering Hall can accommodate up to 125 guests.
A community rink and pool for over 50 years!
The Belmont Complex Ice Season (public skates, amateur and high school hockey, tournaments, & learn-to-skate) operates September through April. Regular Public Skate hours are Monday 12-2pm, Friday 8-10pm, Saturday 7:30-9:30pm, and Sunday 2:30-4pm. The Belmont Pool Season operates June through August. We have a large Olympic size swimming pool with beach entry, water fountain, water slide, low dive, playground, pavilions, and new ADA compliant locker rooms. The Belmont Complex also hosts dry floor events such as youth camps, yard sales, and concerts from May through July in the arena.
Johnny Carpet is a family-operated and owned business with locations in Freeport & Vandergrift, PA, which works to provide flooring and flooring related services to the Pittsburgh area. Invest in new flooring to improve the looks, functionality, and value of your home. Find the floor coverings you need at Johnny Carpet. Our flooring company in Freeport offers a wide array of types, styles, texture, and colors of floor coverings at competitive prices.
Living Water Church’s mission is to transform individuals and the community with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Join us on Sundays at 10am and follow us on social media to join us on our mission.
50th Anniversary! Please join us for a 4-day festival August 5-8, 2021 held along the banks of the Allegheny River in Kittanning Riverfront Park. Handmade crafts, concerts, car cruise, food, fireworks, and so much more for the whole family.
Five convenient Armstrong County locations:
108 South Water Street, Kittanning
502 Main Street, Ford City
15162 US Route 422, Worthington
945 Broad Street, New Bethlehem
211 1st Street, Apollo
Contact free pick-up, curbside and delivery available at participating locations.
Catering services available as well.
Founded in 2006, 2 Krew Security & Surveillance is a locally owned and operated business headquartered in Kittanning, providing residential and commercial service to Western PA, Eastern Ohio and Northern West Virginia. We specialized in designing and installing: Burglar Alarm Systems, Video Surveillance, Access Control, Fire Alarm Systems, Structured Cabling, Commercial Audio/Video, and IT integration solutions. Our company uses a 24-hour U.L. certified central station monitoring for Home and Business Burglar, Fire, Medical, Area of Refuge, 2-Way, Video and Emergency Services. Our mission is to provide exceptional customer service and peace of mind knowing your home and/or business is secure.
Armstrong’s hottest gastropub & restaurant featuring over 70 taps, craft cocktails, and always fresh food. Enjoy a rustic timberframe atmosphere, including the county’s most amazing sports bar.
Rent the Chicken provides a 6-month rental to get started with backyard hens. Coop, hens, feed, and free delivery to the Greater Pittsburgh, Harrisburg, and Philadelphia regions are included. Hatch the Chicken is our 5-week hatching program to hatch chicks at your home, school, daycare, or senior care facility. At the end of the 5 weeks, we take everything back to the farm. Rent the Chicken & Hatch the Chicken were hatched in Armstrong County and is available all over the USA & Canada.
Fort Armstrong Horseman’s Association provides education and eventing facilities to the equine community as well as other charitable organizations at the Crooked Creek Horse Park located in Manor Twp. The park,which includes a barn museum, camping, bath facilities, arenas, and riding trails, is 97.5 acres dedicated to equestrian activities.
Armstrong Trails is a non-motorized, 36-mile rail trail located along the eastern bank of the Allegheny River in Armstrong and Clarion counties.
This quaint chalet borders Crooked Creek Lake Park and all of it’s outdoor amenities only 40 miles north of Pittsburgh. Open the door of this charming & rustic chalet to be greeted by the sun shining through the windows accenting the wooden beams, a stone fireplace, and a hand carved wooden spiral staircase. Brand new full kitchen, new flooring throughout and remodeled bathroom. Bedroom 2 offers a balcony facing the park. Off street parking in governors driveway. Enjoy a fire pit in the wooded back yard.