Fun and Amusement in Crawford County
A blast for the whole family.
Crawford County prides itself on providing experiences that are a blast for the whole family. Whether you’re a thrill seeker, an animal lover, or a movie buff, we have activities that will delight and amuse you!
Conneaut Lake Park has it all, from mini golf to KiddieLand, and even Spash city for the water lovers. You can camp online visit for the day, but don’t leave without riding America’s 5th ranked wooden roller coaster, the historic Blue Streak. This coaster was one of the first rides to be named an ACE Coaster Classic.
If you’re into more low-key entertainment, catch the latest cinematic release at The Movies at Meadville. For some live theater, scope out the performance schedule at either Academy Theatre or Meadville Community Theatre. After you catch a show, unwind by knocking down some pins and munching on wings or pizza! Plaza Lanes is always running specials that combine their handmade pizzas and unlimited bowling for guaranteed fun and some friendly competition.
If you’re around in the summer, don’t miss one of our several community fairs, or the Thurston Classic Hot Air Balloon Event.
Boat cruises on Conneaut Lake. The largest natural glacier lake in Pennsylvania. This timeless sternwheeler is also available for private parties, reunions, group tours, student field trips and more.
Built on the backbone of our farmers, townsfolk, and various organizations our fair strives to provide the best in family fun during the summer: fireworks, games, animals, a parade, bands, home show exhibits, rides for the kids, and (of course) fair food! Bring your family and catch up with old friends and even make some new friends!
The Meadville Council on the Arts enriches the quality of life by providing art education opportunities for individuals, organizations, and our communities, by supporting the creation, production, and exhibition of the visual, performing, and craft arts.
The Northwestern PA Maple Producers Association is dedicated to helping it's members meet a commitment to produce the best quality maple syrup while promoting the industry and the product that nature has so graciously bestowed upon us.