Do Johnstown Things to do in and around Johnstown, PA.

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Category Archive: Art & Exhibitions

  1. StudioPM

    StudioPM is Johnstown’s best-known provider of guided art classes – although founders Natalie Cheek and Karen Mesaros prefer to call them “socials,” because the word “class” can sound intimidating. The idea is simple – people take part in a step-by-step artistic instruction that allows all participants to create the same finished piece of art, usually […]

  2. Haynes Street Sculpture Park and Pillar Project

    The Haynes Street Sculpture Park and Pillar Project have transformed what was formerly a dreary, urban landscape in Johnstown into a delightful public arts project. Located under the Route 56 overpass in the Kernville part of town, the heavily-trafficked area features a large-scale sculpture, “Celebration of Life,” and underpass pillars decorated with individual paintings and designs.

  3. Community Arts Center of Cambria County

    The Community Arts Center of Cambria County (CACCC) has been a vital part of Johnstown’s cultural life since 1968. The mission of the facility, which consists of the Goldhaber-Fend Fine Arts Center and the Log House, is “to support, promote, strengthen, and nurture the creative, performing and visual arts through education programs, exhibits, scholarships and special […]

  4. Sci-Fi Valley Con

    The Sci-Fi Valley Con is the region’s only convention for fans of science fiction, fantasy, horror, and alternative history. Now preparing for its third year, the family-friendly convention is set for June 27-29, 2014. More than 2,000 fans attended the 2013 show, and organizers have expanded this year’s convention to both floors of the Jaffa […]

  5. Ice Festivals

    January offers not one, but two, ice festivals. Embrace the cold weather by attending one or both of these timely events. Both festivals feature entertainment, food, vendors and activities for the whole family.

  6. Drive-thru Nativity

    The Westmont United Methodist Church is holding their 3rd annual live Drive-thru Nativity on Friday, December 14, 2012 from 6pm-8pm. This event is supported by approximately 50 members of the church and community. Rev. Kevin Rea, pastor, says, “It is a great time of fellowship and fun for everyone involved.”

  7. Richland Community Days

    Is your family looking for exciting activities everyone can enjoy? What about an event with a parade, music, food, crafts, fireworks, children’s activities, classic car show and more? Look no further than the 5th annual “Richland Community Days” event, held Friday and Saturday, August 17th and 18th. With free parking and admission, Richland Community Days […]

  8. Somerfest 2012

    Looking for activities this July that the whole family can enjoy? Visit Somerfest, a days-long festival filled with live music, activities and so much more, with something for everyone!

  9. Mountain Playhouse

    The Mountain Playhouse in Jennerstown is home to one of the oldest venues for summer stock theater in the United States — in fact, it’s one of only 12 professional summer stock theatres left in the United States. It has put on live productions since 1939.

  10. (un)apologetic productions

    (un)apologetic productions was formed in Johnstown in 2009. Since that time, they have produced several successful shows in the area. According to their website, they are, “an ensemble of artists—actors, directors, playwrights, visual-artists, and musicians—devoted to making a positive change in the world through artistic expression, specifically, the theater arts.”