Tionesta Indian Festival
Family oriented festival with activities for people of all ages. Trash & treasure sales, basketball, dodge ball and volley ball tournaments, pet parade, riding lawn mower races, kiddy parade, nightly entertainment, food, arts and crafts and fireworks. Occurs on 8/10/2013 through 8/18/2013. The Festival parade is held on Sat, Aug. 17th at 11:00 a.m. and fireworks on the same night at 10:00 p.m. See our Calendar page for a complete schedule of events, posted online around Memorial Day. Printed schedules will be available locally at the same time of year.
Come join the fun at Marienville's Oktoberfest held in the Town Square. The annual fall festival will be held beginning on the Thursday and into the last full weekend of the month of September. The Community comes alive with daily musical entertainment, demonstrations and crafts. Artists and crafters will set up booths in the park around the gazebo and along the streets leading to it. Come, take a stroll and see what each booth has on display. Food vendors also will be present. Choose from festival food or ethnic treats. Many different types of entertainment will be provided for your enjoyment, like a pet parade or a bed race. Relax to country, oldies or rock music ~ a little something for everyone.
The Tour-De-Forest is a an ATV leisure ride through the scenic Allegheny National Forest on designated forest roads and trails that are not usually open to ATV traffic. The Tour-De-Forest has a very low difficulty level and is good for riders of all ages and experience to enjoy. This event is put together for ATV enthusiast to have the opportunity to ride and experience different areas that are not normally open to ATVs. The community rallies around the event offering food and activities throughout the weekend. Come enjoy a day or the weekend with us on the tour, and always remember to ride safely! The Tour De Forest is always scheduled on the third weekend in May and the first weekend in October. The dates for the “Spring Ride” (May) and “Fall Ride” (October) can be found on our Calendar page.
Festival in the Forest Arts Festival
Festival in the Forest is an art show, competition and market held annually on the third Saturday of June at the Forest County 4-H Grounds on Rt. 36 approximately 5 miles south of Tionesta. Parking and admission are free, though donations are appreciated. The event runs from 10:00 am till 5:00 pm, rain or shine. The event includes a door prize giveaway, music and other entertainment, kids activities and food available from local civic organizations. This Festival was created by the Forest Area Arts Council to showcase the incredible talent of the region, to give that talent recognition and offer artists the opportunity to sell their art. This year's event will be held on Saturday, June 16th, 2012. Call Pat Mays at 814-927-5154 for more information on attending or participating.