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Meet area business leaders, learn about special events and discover the best tourism spots in the Laurel Highlands, a 3,000 square mile destination in southwest PA full of beautiful landscapes, outdoor adventure and historical and cultural locations that welcomes millions of visitors each year.

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Meet area business leaders, learn about special events and discover the best tourism spots in the Laurel Highlands, a 3,000 square mile destination in southwest PA full of beautiful landscapes, outdoor adventure and historical and cultural locations that welcomes millions of visitors each year.

    Shows & Sews: Fun at the Lamp Theatre and Bushy Run

    Shows & Sews: Fun at the Lamp Theatre and Bushy Run

    There's "sew" much going on this month in Westmoreland County we can barely fit it into one episode!

    First, the Lamp Theatre talks about rolling out the red carpet with movie premieres and more. Then, Bushy Run Battlefield counts down the days until they open for the season. Plus, Saint Vincent College stops by to announce a summer theatre packed with monumental musicals, including The Sound of Music.

    • 29 min
    Make Your Next Event Pop

    Make Your Next Event Pop

    Whether it's a wedding, corporate event or an outdoor extravaganza, the Laurel Highlands has you covered.  This month, we're joined by experts in event planning with guests Bella Terra Vineyards and Windswept Entertainment & Events.

    Big thanks to Camp Christian, Bee Kind Winery Ligonier and LHTC Media for making our show possible!

    • 28 min
    Heritage Happenings: Life is a Cabaret

    Heritage Happenings: Life is a Cabaret

    If you love theater, live music and creating art, this is the episode for you! 

    Westmoreland Heritage sits down with Stage Right to discuss their upcoming performances of Cinderella, Cabaret and Legally Blonde. Plus, we learn all of the ways to get children involved in the arts with Greensburg Art Center's after school classes, art camps and more! Finally, Saint Vincent gives the latest on their Concert Series and previews upcoming organists and a string quartet.

    • 29 min
    What's New in 2020?

    What's New in 2020?

    Join us for our first Laurel Highlands Happenings radio show of 2020 with guests Battlezone - Latrobe and Tattiebogle CiderWorks.

    We learn about a great place for indoor family fun with a fun new twist on dodgeball and castle defense, then see why cider is back in a big way!

    Big thanks to Tattiebogle Ciderworks for sponsoring the show!

    • 28 min
    Heritage Happenings: An Exciting New Year for the Arts

    Heritage Happenings: An Exciting New Year for the Arts

    It's a new year and Westmoreland County is already full of ways it is advancing the arts in 2020!

    In this episode, see how Bethlen Communities is preserving artifacts and Hungarian heritage in their Archives, learn the latest live acts visiting the area thanks to the Westmoreland Cultural Trust and see how Fort Ligonier is making history fun with dance lessons and tipsy history!

    • 29 min
    Unique Uniontown

    Unique Uniontown

    Uniontown, the county seat of Fayette County, PA, has a unique history that makes it a tourism hotspot, including landmarks like Fort Necessity, transportation like the National Road and pop culture like being the birthplace of the Big Mac.

    This month, we chat with Uniontown guests Pepperberries, Spunky Monkey Fun Center and Crown Antique Mall about shopping small, unique finds in Uniontown mall, indoor family fun and sipping local wines while you shop!

    • 28 min

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