The Ford City Renaissance Community Partnership harnesses a true sense of community and pride through the organization of community-wide events to establish a strong community identity, showcase the community’s local businesses, and create priceless memories to showcase the community at large. The FCRCP continues to build upon these values through annual community events, including Family FunFest, Ethnic Feastival, Armstrong County Labor Day Parade, and Fantasy of Lights Celebration. This all-volunteer organization shares a true passion for working together to attract new visitors, residents, and businesses to the area.
The Arrowhead Chapter of Trout Unlimited is a cold water conservation and education organization focusing on the protection and restoration of local trout streams and watersheds.
The Ford City Area Business and Professional Association is a non-profit organization promoting the business community in Ford City through social and professional networking.
Crooked Creek Watershed Association, established in 1981, is an all-volunteer, non-profit, grassroots organization working to improve the water quality in Crooked Creek and its tributaries, preserve and enhance natural resources and habitats, and increase public awareness and education.
StudeCakers is an online bakery specializing in gourmet cupcakes and hard to find cookies. They also have a mobile cupcake trailer that sets up at various locations around the region. Visit their Facebook page for more information about upcoming events.
J&J Smokehouse specializes in hardwood smoking. They use hickory to smoke a variety of meats and cheeses. In the summer, you can find their food truck at various events throughout the region. They also provide catering services for parties and deer processing services in the winter. Check out their Facebook page to see where they are located throughout the season.
This reception and banquet venue located in the former Ford City Armory comfortably seats 250 guests. The venue is a popular option for weddings, proms, anniversaries, and conventions. Services offered include bar and buffet or white glove sit-down catering, event planning, and set-up and tear-down. It also has chairs, tables, lighting, and other items available for use.
Rae of Color Salon is an exciting, welcoming salon located in Ford City. Through ongoing education, their stylists stay up-to-date on the latest cut and color styles and techniques to bring clients the looks they want.
Harper’s Grill is a full-service restaurant and bar with the best flame-grilled Black Angus burgers in the area, Americana picnic-style sides and salads, over 20 flavors of grilled wings, and more.
Coco Coffeehouse’s Ford City location opened in Fall of 2022. Aside from a full drink menu, this shop features grab-and-go items, such as sandwiches and soup, as well as sweet treats.
Coco Coffeehouse also has a drive-thru location in Leechburg on South Leechburg Hill Road and a Leechburg location on Market Street.
Chambers Jewelers is known for creating custom, personalized jewelry pieces. The jewelry store offers a large selection of custom-made pieces that boast unique designs, as well as a vast array of jewelry with both modern and classic styles. On top of the excellent craftsmanship, their selection comes at prices to fit every budget.
Not-for-profit financial cooperative serving Armstrong County, PA. Two locations: 414 Ford St, Ford City & 92 Glade Dr, Kittanning. Shared service center. Drive up ATM at Glade Dr location.
Body Balance ABC is a Fitness Center located in Downtown Ford City offering both a full gymnasium and a range of fitness classes. In addition to a wide variety of gym equipment available for use, Body Balance ABC also offers a full line of fitness classes including Yoga-motion, Step Class, Circuit Class, and Zumba.