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Visitors Guide

Hot off the presses, our 2017-18 Official Visitors Guides has arrived!! This full-color, 35-page guide featuring annual events, covered bridges, general stores, mail pouch barns, attractions, and more! To request a copy, call 724-627-8687 or e-mail tourism.














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Phone: 724-852-5276 / Toll Free: 888-317-7106 / Fax: 724-852-5368
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Our COMMUNITY webpage includes a variety of information, from community events, fairs, festivals, fundraisers, and more... as well as job opportunities to the communities of Greene County. We hope you find this community webpage useful and will return often!

Should you wish to add an event, click here (please provide your event name and date, a brief description of the event and it's location... and a contact person with a phone number).

  Annual Community Events: (NOTE: this is not a comprehensive listing):

  • Farmer's Market — downtown Waynesburg every Wednesday from mid-May to mid-October

  • Jacktown Fair — 3rd week in July

  • Miss Rain Day Pageant — Sunday before July 29th

  • Rain Day Festival — July 29th each year

  • Greene County Fair — second week in August

  • Bitumunous Coal Show/Festivities 3rd-4th week in August

  • Covered Bridge Festival — third weekend in September

  • National Alpaca Farm Days at Lippencott Alpacas — fourth weekend in September

  • Greene Saver Road Rally — first Saturday in October

  • Greene County Historical Society Harvest Festival — third weekend in October

  • Waynesburg Borough Halloween Parade and Trick or Treat — Thursday before Halloween

  • Downtown Waynesburg Holiday Open House — Friday evening before the Christmas Parade

  • Downtown Waynesburg Christmas Parade — first Saturday in December

  • Click here to view county-wide events with the Greene County Tourist Promotion Agency, Waynesburg

  2018 Calendar of Events:

    JANUARY-FEBRUARY 2018
    February 14 — Synphonic Band Mid-Winter Concert, Waynesburg University
    February 16-19 — Great Backyard Bird Count

    MARCH 2018
    March 17 — VFW Auxiliary 4793 Spring Craft Show @ Waynesburg VFW Post #4793
    March 20 — Charter Day Celebration @ Waynesburg University
    March 21-24 — Spring Musical "The Drowsy Chaperone&334; @ Waynesburg University
    March 25 — NECXC (Hare Scrambles) @ High Point Raceway
    March 29 — Vietnam Veterans Day @ Waynesburg VFW Post #479 3


    APRIL 2018
    April 7 — Greene County Historical Society's Sock Hop @ PA Readiness Center
    April 13 — Opening Exhibit Reception @ Greene County Historical Society Museum
    April 14 & 15 — PAMX Thor Championship Series @ Highpoint Raceway
    April 20-21 — Extreme Bull Riding @ Greene County Fairgrounds
    April 21 — Hammer-In @ W.A. Young & Sons Foundry and Machine Shop
    April 21 — Opening Day & Pancake Breakfast @ Greene County Historical Society Museum
    April 21 — GNP's 48th Anniversary Concert @ Waynesburg University
    April 21 — Ramp Dinner & Wildflower Walk @ Mason-Dixon Historical Park
    April 28 & 29 — Loretta Lynn's Northwest Area Qualifier @ High Point Raceway
    April 28 && 29 — Mason-Dixon Ramp Festival @ Mason-Dixon Park, Pa.
    April 29 — Enlow Fork Wildflower Walk @ Enlow Fork


    MAY 2018
    May 5 — Relay for Life @ Raider Field of Pride, Waynesburg Central High School
    May 6 — 167th Commencement Exercises @ Waynesburg University
    May 12 — PA Migration Bird Count
    May 12 — Dock to Lock 5K Run/Walk @ Greene River Trail
    May 16-Oct. 31 — Waynesburg Farmers Market @ downtown Waynesburg (Wednesdays)
    May 19 — Cruisin' — for Music Car Show @ Alpha Aquatic Center
    May 19 & 20 — ATVMX National Championship @ High Point Raceway
    May 19 & 20 — Sheep & Fiber Festival @ Greene County Fairgrounds
    May 26 — Greene County Public Pools Open


    JUNE 2018
    June 2 — Public Hike @ Warrior Trail
    June 5-July 31 — Sounds of Summer @ Waynesburg Lions Club Park (Tuesdays)
    June 8 & 9 — Riverfest @ Mon River Lockwall
    June 9 — Steampunk Garden Party @ Greene County Historical Society Museum
    June 15-17 — High Point Pro Motocross National @ High Point Raceway
    June 17 — Flashlight Drags @ Greene County Airport
    June 23 — Motor Madness Car Show @ Waynesburg Central High School
    June 24 — Rev. John Corbly Association Reunion @ John Corbly Memorial Baptist Church
    June 30 — DRYerson Festival @ Ryerson Station State Park



    Click HERE for printable pdf version of the 2018 Calendar of Annual Events document
      JULY 2018
    July 4 — 4th of July Celebration @ Greene County Fairgrounds (with Car Show)
    July 7 — Military Order of the Purple Heart Car & Antique Tractor Show @ Wana B Park
    July 17-21 — Jacktown Fair @ Jacktown Fairgrounds
    July 19 — Concert on the Lawn @ Greene Academy of Art
    July 22 — Flashlight Drags @ Greene County Airport
    July 22 — Miss Rain Day Pageant @ Waynesburg Central High School
    July 29 — Rain Day @ downtown Waynesburg
    July 29 — NECXC (Hare Scrambles) @ High Point Raceway


    AUGUST 2018
    August 4 — Skyview Drive-In Car Show @ Skyview Drive-In
    August 5-11 — Greene County Fair @ Greene County Fairgrounds
    August 11 — The Victory 5K Run/Walk @ Rolling Meadows Church of God
    August 18-25 — Bituminous Coal Show @ Carmichaels
    August 19 — Flashlight Drags @ Greene County Airport
    August 25 & 26 — Mason-Dixon Frontier Festival @ Mason-Dixon Park, Pa.


    SEPTEMBER 2018
    September 1 — Art Blast on the Mon @ Ice Plant Pavilion
    September 8 — 50's Fest & Car Cruise @ downtown Waynesburg
    September 8 — Outdoor Heritage Festival @ Ryerson Station State Park
    September 8 — Lucas Oil Mega Pull @ Greene County Fairgrounds
    September 8 & 9 — PAMX Fly Racing Pennsylvania State MX Championship @ High Point Raceway
    September 15 & 16 —Washington & Greene Counties' Covered Bridge Festival
    September 22 — Farm to Fork @ Thistlethwaite Vineyards
    September 22 & 23 — Stone to Steel: Native American Weekend @ Greene County Historical Society
    September 22 & 23 — 28th Annual DC Vet Homecoming @ High Point Raceway
    September 28-30 — Mason-Dixon GNCC @ Mathews Farm in Mt. Morris, PA
    September 29 & 30 — Lippencott Alpacas Open House @ Lippencott Alpacas


    OCTOBER 2018
    October 5 & 6 — Waynesburg University Homecoming
    October 13 — Mason-Dixon Festival @ Mason-Dixon Historical Park
    October 13 & 14 — Harvest Festival @ Greene County Historical Society Museum
    October 20 — 4-H Market Swine Show & Sale @ Greene County Fairgrounds
    October 25 — Waynesburg Lions Club Halloween Parade @ downtown Waynesburg
    October 26 & 27 — Flashlight Fright Nights @ Greene County Historical Society Museum


    NOVEMBER 2018
    November 10 & 11 — Christmas Craft Show @ Greene Academy of Art
    November 11 — Dedication of WWI Memorial
    November 17 — VFW Auxiliary 4793 Fall Craft Show @ Waynesburg VFW Post #4793
    November 24 & 25 — Christmas Open House @ Greene County Historical Society Museum
    November 30 — Holiday Open House @ downtown Waynesburg


    DECEMBER 2018
    December 1 — Waynesburg Christmas Parade @ downtown Waynesburg
    December 1 & 2 — Christmas Open House @ Greene County Historical Society Museum
    December 2 — Musical Mikes Holiday Craft Show @ Carmichaels Elementary School from 10am to 4pm. Contact Erin Drury @ 724-966-5054
    December 9 — Holiday Craft Blast @ Greene County Fairgrounds

Other Community Events: (listed by date of event)
2018 — CACHE ME IF YOU CAN

The Greene County Department of Recreation has launched it's 2017 "Cache Me If You Can" — geocaching game, which involves eight recreation sites across Greene County, including:
  1. Mon View Park, Greensboro, PA
  2. Wana B Park, Carmichaels, PA
  3. Greene River Trail, trail head in Millsboro, PA
  4. Greene River Trail, Cruible, PA
  5. Greene County Airport
  6. Greene County Tennis Courts, Waynesburg, PA
  7. Greene County Fairgrounds, Waynesburg, PA
  8. Alpha Aquatics, Waynesburg, PA
FMI, call the Department of Recreation at 724-852-5323.
EVENT INFORMATION & PASS-CODE   — AND —   ADDITIONAL INFO



March 28, May 30, August 15, & October 24, 2018 — QUARTERLY ELECTRONICS RECYCLING

Quarterly collection site at the Greene County Fairgrounds, Rabbit Barn from noon to 3:00 pm on the following Wednesdays:   March 28May 30August 15October 24, 2018.   (NOTE: dates are subject to change).

Event is sponsored by the Greene County Commissioners, Blair Zimmerman, Dave Coder, and Archie Trader and State Representative Pam Snyder. Legislative staff will be on hand to answer questions on state-related programs such as CHIP or Property Tax/Rent Rebate. FMI, call Greene County recycling coordinator, Mimi Ritenour at 724-852-5300 or Rep. Pam Snyder's office at 724-966-8953.

Click HERE for event flyer with description of accepted & not-accepted items.


2018 — GREENE COUNTY FLASHLIGHT DRAGS

Street racing without the jail time! — held at the Greene County Airport, Waynesburg, PA.

RACE Schedule:   June 17 ✦ July 22 ✦ August 19, 2018

Dates are subject to change, rain dates will be held on the following weekend if schedules permit! Gates open to public at 11 a.m., race starts at 2:00 p.m. (event finishes around 6:00 p.m.). Cost: $35 to race/$8 to watch (spectator). FMI, call the Department of Recreation at 724-852-5323.   Click HERE for race schedule and additional information


December 9, 2018 — HOLIDAY CRAFT BLAST


Come join in this annual holiday Craft Blast at the Greene County Fairgrounds from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.. "Bringing you the finest crafters in the region", with over 60 vendors, homemade soups and sandwiches. Event sponsored by the Nathanael Greene Community Development Corporation. Click HERE for the vendor application and HERE for the event flyer. FMI, email Mary Shine at shine201027@yahoo.com.




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