Community Events, page 2 (2017 Scheduled Events) - Official Website for Greene County Government, Pennsylvania
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Greene County Tourist Promotion Agency 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.
Community Events & Services for Greene County
Phone: 724-852-5276 / Toll Free: 888-317-7106 / Fax: 724-852-5368
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m., MondayFriday
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).
Upcoming Community Events:
August 4, 2017 Sporting Clay Shoot
Washington Health System Foundation is sponsoring a shoot at 10 a.m. at Hunting Hills! Team $100 - Individual Shooter $175. Register for the shoot today.
Shooters of all skill levels are welcome and encouraged to participate. For more information about the Sporting Clay Shoot and Sponsorships, e-mail John Mercer or call 724-223-3722..
Visit huntinghillspa.com for directions or call 724-324-2738.
August 4, 2017 "ROCKIN' ROAST"
Rockin' Roast of Crazy Dougie Wilson, celebrating 25 years of "Voice of Greene County", on Friday, August 4th at Waynesburg University Benedum Dining Hall. Reception hours from 6-7 pm and Buffet dinner with program at 7 pm. $25 per person (children under 12, $7 and children under 5 Free). Program featuring Nationally Touring Stand-Up Comedian, Randy Riggle!
Reservations are required by July 28th; RSVP Greene County Chamber of Commerce at 724-627-5926. All proceeds will benefit the Greene County Historical Society and the Greene County United Way.
August 5-12 GREENE COUNTY FAIR
Click here for the 2017 Livestock booklet Departments 1 - 10 rules and entry forms. (document is in PDF style - 44 pages & 1,702 KB)
Click here for 2017 Home & Gardens/Contests booklet Departments 11 - 22 rules and entry forms. (document is in PDF style - 45 pages & 2,024 KB)
August 7-11, 2017 GREENE COUNTY FAIR hosting the PENNSYLVANIA WOODMOBILE
April 24, 2017 | Press Release WAYNESBURG, PA Take an educational walk in Penn’s Woods and learn about Pennsylvania’s nation-leading hardwoods industry through the new Pennsylvania WoodMobile, one of the exhibits at the Greene County Fairgrounds, 107 Fairgrounds Road, Waynesburg, PA 15370 on August 7 thru August 11, 2017 from 2 pm to 10 pm daily.
Click HERE to learn more about the PA WoodMobile >>
August 12, 2017 THE VICTORY 5K Children's Challenge
Come for the RUN! STAY for the FUN! Children's challenge and family fun event. Saturday, August 12, registration and packet pickup 7-7:50 am; 5K run/walk begins at 8:00 am; Children's challenge (mile run) starts at 9:00 am. At Rolling Meadows Church of Goc, 595 Rolling Meadows Road, Waynesburg. The event is a joint venture between two churches: Rolling Meadows Church of God and Bethlehem Baptist Church of Ruff Creek. The congregations of both churches seek to being Christ to the community through fun, fitness and fellowship. Click HERE for event brochure and registration form. FMI, call 724-627-6218.
August 16, 2017 "STUFF THE BUS"
Greene County United Way is celebrating its 15th Annual Stuff the Bus, sponsored by First Federal Savings and Loan of Greene County, PA. Join us on Wednesday, August 16 for a picnic in the park form 11 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at the Lions Club Park, JC Pavilion. Lunch is free for kids and served from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Jump on the bus to get a new backpack filled with school supplies (grades K-12). Dial 2-1-1 to register. You must be registered to participate .
Click HERE for event flyer. FMI, call the Greene County United Way at 724-852-1009.
August 19, 2017 AVIATION DAY in GREENE COUNTY
Held at the Greene County Airport, Waynesburg, PA from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., presented by SOAR of Greene County, PA, with special thanks to EAA Chapter 842 for hosting Young Eagles rides. Click HERE for event flyer. FMI, visit www.soarofgreenecounty.org of call 724-344-9693 (Email: soarofgreenecounty#gmail.com.
August 19-26, 2017 64th ANNUAL PENNSYLVANIA BITUMINOUS COAL SHOW
COAL MINERS - held from 9am to 2pm day of the Coal Parade on Saturday, August 26 at the firehall in Carmichaels. General admission is $1. Vendors with various coal mining paraphernalia (lights, hats, tins, buckets, etc.) and all mining related artifacts.
Hosted by the King Coal Association, Inc. Click HERE for informational flyer. FMI, visit www.gogreenecounty.org or call 1-877-280-6867.
August 27, 2017 GREENE COUNTY FLASHLIGHT DRAGS
Street racing without the jail time! held at the Greene County Airport, 2017 scheduled dates: May 21, June 18, July 23, August 27, and September 17. Dates are subject to change, rain dates will be held on the following weekend if schedules permit! Gates open at 12:00 noon, race starts at 2:00 p.m. Cost: $30 to race/$6 to watch. Click HERE for Flashlight Drags brochure with racing rules, and HERE for event flyer.
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