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Events in Mercer County, PA in May, 2017

QUAKER STEAK & LUBE – BIKE NIGHTS 

 Every Wednesday night of each month / May - October | 6:00 PM

Hundreds of motorcycles gathering and socializing. Fast freddie hosts the night. Prizes, give -a- ways & fun!

SUNDANCE ARENA RODEO

The first Saturday night of each month Oct. through May | 7:30 PM

MILITARY APPRECIATION MONTH | MON.- SAT. 10:00 AM- 9:00 PM, SUN. 10:00 AM- 7:00 PM

May 1 - May 30th, 2017

Honoring all active and retired Military personnel for thier dedication to our country. Show your Government ID at the information center in the food court and receive a compimentary saving passport. 

TUESDAY NIGHT TRIVIA AT FRACTURED GRAPR WINE CELLARS 

Every Tuesday night May 2nd - May 30th, 2017 | 7:00 PM

A night of trivia with some friends every Tuesday at the Fractured Grape! While battling against the other groups for the title of Trivia Champion (and some cool prizes too), enjoy some food and drink specials. We will have $1 pizza slices and $1 off all wine, beer, and nonalcoholic beverages

GET OUTSIDE COME A LIVE A PARK FOR EVERY PERSON|  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

May 2nd, 2017

DCNR Oil Creek State Park education specialist Chris Mosebach will highlight the mission of state parks, their history and things to do.

GCC BAND CONCERT AND WIND ENSERNBLE CONCERT | 7:30 PM

May 5TH, 2017

A pops music themed band concert performed by the Grove City College band and Wind Ensernble that will have you singing along in your head.

GCC SINGERS CONCERT | 6:00 PM

May 5TH, 2017

Annual Spring concert featuring Grove City College's all women singers presenting an variety of songs.

THE DOO WOP PROJECT | 7:30 PM

May 6TH, 2017

Backed up by full band, some of the best - loved music in American pop and rock history. 

SPRING FLING | 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

May 6TH, 2017

Dozens of local merchants will give away spring flower baskets and prizes during dowtown Sharon's annual Spring Flied event. Shoppers can register to win in participating stores. 

GCC JAZZ ENSEMBLE / STAGE BAND CONCERT | 1:30 PM

May 6TH, 2017

Come listen to some free incredible jazz msic that will have your toes tapping and fingers snapping featuring the Grove City College jazz ensemble and stage band.   

OPENING WEEKEND 

May 6TH & May 7TH, 2017 | 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Interact with exotic and domestic animals. Enjoy the trainride, ponyride, budgie barn and many feeding opportunities. Picnic Area, concessions and gift shop available. 

PAINT N SIP AT FRACTURED GRAPE WINE CELLARS | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

May 10TH, 2017

This is a paint n sip class hosted by the winery. With your two-hour class ticket purchase you will receive all of your painting supplies, your first glass of wine, step by step instructions and a beautiful piece of artwork to take home. The class is from 6-8PM. Note: Tickets will not be shipped to you. They will remain at the winery under a will call system.

MOTHER’S DAY WINE TRAIL WITH NOVA DESTINATIONS

May 12, 2017 - May 14, 2017 | Noon - 10:00 PM

Treat her to a day filled with wine samples, her favorite glass of wine and a Polaroid picture at each location. You will do a self-guided trail of 3 winery locations: Knockin Noggin Cidery & Winery, Fractured Grape & Nova Cellars. At each location sample our products, get a glass of your favorite, enjoy live music & snack on a chocolate themed food item. Trail runs Friday & Saturday 12-10pm & Sunday 12-5pm. (You may do the trail any of the 3 days at your own pace.)

Please Note: Tickets will NOT be shipped to you but are will call based for pick up the day you participate in the trail. Online ticket sales will end at 12:00 PM on May 10, 2017.

FAIR HAVEN FARMS HUNTER HORSE SHOW 

May 13TH, 2017 | 8:30 AM

Hunter Schooling Horse Show, open to the public www.Fairhavenfarms.net. 

MAKE / TAKE HERB CONTAINER CLASS (MOTHER`S  DAY CLASS)

May 13TH, 2017 | 1:00 PM

Learn how to use your favorite herbs & create a container graden to take home for the summer. Please bring your gloves. $25.00 per person. Includes supplies. Pre-payment & reservations required. 

MOTHER'S DAY APPRECIATION AT CONNEAUT CELLARS WINERY & DISTILLERY

May 14TH, 2017 | 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Free sample of our specialty wines for mothers, grandmothers, and great grandmothers.

CARRIED AWAY OUTFITTERS: MOTHER'S DAY FLOAT

May 14TH, 2017 | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Mothers float free today! Drop-ins welcome, reservations preferred (phone call only)

PETER RABBIT TALES

May 16TH, 2017 | 6:30PM

Recommended for grades pre-k - 4th ages 3-9, In celebration of beatrix potter's 150th birthday, Enchantment Theatre brings to life using fantastic masks, whimsical puppets, gorgeous scenery and original music.

GARDENING TO ATTRACT HUMMINGBIRDS

May 16TH, 2017 | 6:30PM

Learn how to attract hummingbirds by planting the right plants. Guest speaker Paula Shacklock

PAINT N SIP AT NOVA CELLARS WINERY

May 18TH, 2017 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This is a paint n sip class hosted by the winery. With your two-hour class ticket purchase you will receive all of your painting supplies, your first glass of wine, step by step instructions and a beautiful piece of artwork to take home. The class is from 6-8PM. Note: Tickets will not be shipped to you. They will remain at the winery under a will call system.

"NOISES OFF" AT THE PIERCE OPERA HOUSE

May 19TH, 20TH, 2017 | 7:30 PM, 21st | 2:30PM 

Called the funniest farce ever written. Door slamming on and off stage intrigue, and on errant herring all are part of the plot. 

LET'S CELEBRATE AMERICA 

May 20TH, 2017 | 11:00AM - 6:00 PM

Fun-filled day featuring military reenactment, music, children's activites, military vehicles, food and other vendors. 

PIE IRON COOK Off

May 20TH, 2017 | 7:00 PM

Outdoor cooking at it's best! Two catagories - Best sweet and best savory hobo pie. Winner wil go on to compete in the state competition. Open to the Public & campers. 

SPRING TRAVELING TEAS PARTY 

May 20th, & 21st, 2017 | 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Enjoy delicioes tea and food pairing. Call for reservations

ENCHANTED FAIRY TEA 

May 21ST, 2017 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Come wear your fairy dress & enjoy tea with the fairies in the enchanted forest. There will be lots of fairy food & tea. You will learn about fairies. $18.00 per person. Ages 3 to 10. Pre-payment & reservations required. We offer Enchanted fairy Tea Parties for your child`s birthday or special occasion. We will serve fairy food, tea & gifts. Call for pricing.  

GET OUTSIDE, COME ALIVE SERIES LOOKING TO THE SKIES

May 23RD, 2017 | TBD

Site and learn how to attract birds with native vegetation.

GARDENING TO ATTRACT BUTTERFLIES

May 23RD, 2017 | 6:30PM

Growing the right plants to attract butterflies. Guest speaker Donnajean Enyeart.

11TH ANNUAL NATIONAL BUTTON ACCORDION FESTIVAL

May 26TH, 27TH and 28th, 2017 | See details below

Three fun-filled days of music and dancing with formal concert program on Sunday Memorial Day Weekend.  Friday, May 26, from 5 pm to 10 pm.  Get acquainted party, dancing & jamming.  Saturday, May 27, from noon to 10 pm.  All day dancing & jamming inside and outside.  Sunday, May 28, from noon to 9 pm.  Formal Concert begins at 12:30 pm. Followed by dancing and jamming.  Festival Ethnic Attire encouraged.  All types of accordions and styles of polka music welcome.

MEMORIAL DAY SIDEWALK SALE | MON.- SAT. 10:00 AM- 9:00 PM, SUN. 10:00 AM- 7:00 PM

May 26th - May 29th, 2017

Save now and spend the extra pn your vacation! Shop Grove City Premium Outlets kick-off to summer sidewalk sale!

START OF SUMMER WINE FEST

May 27TH and 28TH, 2017 | 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Wine festival, live music, tasting & tours rain or shine! Food available for purchase

MERCER MEMORIAL DAY 500

May 29TH, 2017 | 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM

5 k race kicks off the event to honor veterans military expo. Music entertainment on Couthouse Bandstand, Memorial Parade at 11 AM followed by Memorial salute.

VEGETABLE GARDENING CLASS

May 30TH, 2017 | 6:30 PM

Create your own contanier for your home. Planting a veggie pot demo.

LADIES NIGHT AT FRACTURED GRAPE WINE CELLARS

May 31TH, 2017 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Come out with your best girlfriend for a night of beauty, raffle baskets gifts, and our Wine Down Wednesday specials! Vendors include Perfectly Posh, Norwex Pure Romance, Tastefully Simple, LuLaRoe, and so much more. 

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