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Halloween 2018 Haunted Houses in Reading, PA

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018
an old, broken down, and decrepit manor framed by a giant, bright, white full moon

Sometimes, it can feel like there’s isn’t a lot to do in your area. That’s why it’s important to take advantage when great spectacles of entertainment and thrills come along. For the 2018 Halloween season, make sure not to miss any of these frightfully good haunted houses near you!

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Bookstores and Libraries in Orwigsburg, PA

Thursday, September 27th, 2018
a table with a coffe cup, open book, and stack of books within a bookstore

It’s helpful for your life and mental health to read a good book every once in awhile. Luckily, there are plenty of topics to choose from. Do you want to read about the past, of the world or American history? Do you want to learn a new hobby or skill? Want to read an autobiography about a past celebrity or historical figure you’re interested in? Or, perhaps, you just want to peruse through a fiction book, whether it be action, sci-fi, romance, horror, or any other genre.

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Ice Cream and Dessert Shops in Orwigsburg, PA

Monday, July 16th, 2018
chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry scoops of ice cream on waffle cones

There’s nothing better than a cold treat on a hot day. Now quite a bit of the way into summer, we’ve already had plenty of hot days and there will be many more to come before we hit the chills of fall. Therefore, consider it a necessity to enjoy a tasty choice of ice cream or another dessert now and then. How else can you battle against the hot rays of the sun when out and about? So, where should you go to get ice cream in Schuylkill County? What are the best places to eat dessert in and around Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania?

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2018 4th of July Events in Orwigsburg, PA

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
happy 4th of july independence day checkered banner with falling red, white, and blue stars

What do you plan to do for Independence Day? July 4th, our country’s birthday, is coming up soon. That means you can expect concerts, fairs, parades, and firework shows to be scheduled near you! For those in Schuylkill County, we’ve found some great events in your area for the 4th of July.  If you haven’t planned anything yet, check out some of the listings below to see if any interest you for the 4th of July.

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2018 Memorial Day Parades near Orwigsburg, PA

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
American flags planted in the grass field next to a line of soldiers' gravestones for Memorial Day

Memorial Day means more than shopping sprees and online deals to capitalize on. Take time this Memorial Day and use the holiday to honor what’s important. Here are some big Memorial Day events in and around Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania. Whether you want to attend a parade with the family, a fund-raising event, or a ceremony to honor the fallen, there are options for all Schuylkill County residents.

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2018 Mother’s Day Brunches and Dinners in Orwigsburg, PA

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
happy mother's day message carved on a wooden heart next to a yellow tulip flower in front of a blue painted house in the grass

Don’t make your mom cook on Mother’s Day. Next Sunday is May 13, Mother’s Day 2018. Make sure you reserve a spot for a buffet, brunch, or dinner while there’s still time. For those in Schuylkill County, especially Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania, we found some great local spots to enjoy. Here are some great places to take the family for Mother’s Day!

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Where Can I Eat On St. Paddy’s Day?

Friday, March 2nd, 2018
ham and bacon club sandwhich on cutting platter with fries

2018 St. Patrick’s Day Irish Pubs and Bars in Orwigsburg, PA

Need another reason to celebrate? Well, it’s now March of 2018. That means St. Patrick’s Day is soon to be here! And that means shamrock shakes, pots of gold, rainbows, and plenty of green clothing. However, our favorite treat of the season is the food and drinks. What is a St. Patrick’s Day without a traditional dining and drinking experience with Irish flavors and tastes? Enjoy an authentic Irish experience all around Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania!

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Where Can I Watch 2018 Super Bowl 52 in Orwigsburg, PA?

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
football helmets clashing in faceoff

2018 Best Sports Bars to Watch Super Bowl LII 

The Eagles are in the playoffs! With the final games of the bracket approaching, all fans are starting to look to the future. That future is February 4th, 2018, Super Bowl LII. Whether the Philadelphia Eagles win or lose, you know we’ll be watching. Where are you watching from? Need a great place? Find a great sports bar or restaurant to eat, drink, and watch on a jumbo TV screen. There’s plenty of great places to find in Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania.

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Christmas Tree Farms and Acres Around Orwigsburg, PA

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
People riding on a tractor float through a Christmas tree field

Places to Buy a Christmas Tree in Schuylkill County 

Before you can start decorating your home, what you’ll first need is your very own Christmas tree! A classic tradition of the season, there’s nothing better than stringing up lights, tinsel, and hanging ornaments on a lovely evergreen. Make sure you find the perfect tree for you so you can have an easier time shopping than Clark Griswold or Charlie Brown. Here are some of the best Christmas tree farms located near Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania.

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2017 Thanksgiving Events in and around Orwigsburg, PA

Monday, November 13th, 2017
Thanksgiving Dinner Arrangement

Fun Things to do this Thanksgiving in Schuylkill County 

Pumpkin pie and turkey meals are here for November traditions. Now that Thanksgiving is on its way, it’s time to enjoy the season! If you’re living in Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania, or anywhere else in the greater Schuylkill County, here are some great fall and Thanksgiving activities to celebrate with family and friends!

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