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Local Events & Festivals
Try your luck at a Poker Run. Plan a ride to take in an event near the trail such as Meyersdale's Maple Festival. ATA is listing these events as the information has been provided to us. Please contact the sponsors for details. Contact ATA at atamail@atatrail.org or 1-888-ATA-BIKE.



2014 RIDES
Sunday July 13, 2014 to Tuesday July 15, 2014
PA & MD Easy Rider- 3 day trip with Wilderness Voyageurs
This "highlight tour" features our favorite spots along the GAP. Riders will enjoy 3 days of riding along the most scenic stretches along the GAP. We found the best B&B's to put our feet up in each evening! For details please visit our website. http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/bike-tour.html
Sunday July 20, 2014 to Wednesday July 23, 2014
Great Allegheny Passage - 4 day trip with Wilderness Voyageurs
This 4 day tour takes riders the entire length of the GAP, from Pittsburgh, PA to Cumberland, MD. We stay in lovely B&B's along the way! For details please visit our website. http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/bike-tour.html
Sunday July 27, 2014 to Tuesday July 29, 2014
PA & MD Easy Rider- 3 day trip with Wilderness Voyageurs
This "highlight tour" features our favorite spots along the GAP. Riders will enjoy 3 days of riding along the most scenic stretches along the GAP. We found the best B&B's to put our feet up in each evening! For details please visit our website. http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/bike-tour.html
Sunday August 03, 2014 to Wednesday August 06, 2014
Great Allegheny Passage - 4 day trip with Wilderness Voyageurs
This 4 day tour takes riders the entire length of the GAP, from Pittsburgh, PA to Cumberland, MD. We stay in lovely B&B's along the way! For details please visit our website. http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/bike-tour.html
Sunday September 07, 2014 to Wednesday September 10, 2014
Great Allegheny Passage - 4 day trip with Wilderness Voyageurs
This 4 day tour takes riders the entire length of the GAP, from Pittsburgh, PA to Cumberland, MD. We stay in lovely B&B's along the way! For details please visit our website. http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/bike-tour.html
Thursday September 11, 2014 to Sunday September 14, 2014
GAP Bike Tour with the Allegheny Trail Alliance
Take in the sights of the GAP Trail during a beautiful time of year as Events Unlimited outfits a small group on some of the most scenic riding in the country. Each day will find you riding 32-41 miles at a relaxing pace.

Events Unlimited takes care of the work, you just pedal and enjoy yourself. Rooms are booked, each day is planned, and there will be a support vehicle each day to move your luggage and pick you up if you'd like to shorten the mileage. In fact, with the support vehicle this is a great trip for cyclists and non-riders alike. We shuttling from Cumberland, MD to Point State Park in Pittsburgh to start the trip.

Proceeds from this tour benefit the Allegheny Trail Alliance (ATA) and the GAP Trail. The ATA is a coalition of seven trail organizations in southwestern Pennsylvania and western Maryland, that maintains the Great Allegheny Passage, a 150-mile multiple use rail-trail system between Cumberland, Maryland and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and the 52-mile Montour Trail to provide a connection to the Pittsburgh International Airport.
For reservations, questions and trip details please visit our website.
Sunday September 21, 2014 to Wednesday September 24, 2014
Great Allegheny Passage - 4 day trip with Wilderness Voyageurs
This 4 day tour takes riders the entire length of the GAP, from Pittsburgh, PA to Cumberland, MD. We stay in lovely B&B's along the way! For details please visit our website. http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/bike-tour.html
Saturday October 04, 2014
3rd Annual LikeLikeLou Bike Ride
Saturday, October 4th from 8am-2pm - The ride follows the Great Allegheny Passage Trail from Homestead, PA to West Newton, PA and back. There will be three rest areas located trailside along the route in Boston, Buena Vista, and West Newton. A finish line celebration will follow upon return to the Pump House.

To become a fundraiser for the event, visit www.active.com/donate/livelikeloubike2014 and click on the "Become a Fundraiser" link. Follow the steps to create a fundraising page. The preferred donation method is via Active Giving.
Fees. $40 registration plus $250 fundraising minimum
Sunday October 05, 2014 to Wednesday October 08, 2014
Great Allegheny Passage - 4 day trip with Wilderness Voyageurs
This 4 day tour takes riders the entire length of the GAP, from Pittsburgh, PA to Cumberland, MD. We stay in lovely B&B's along the way! For details please visit our website. http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/bike-tour.html
Sunday October 12, 2014
2nd Annual 3-2-1 Ride to end melanoma and pancreatic cancer
Sunday October 12, 2014 - 321Ride.org
Participate in a Metric Century (62-mile) ride on the Great Allegheny Passage and let us take care of your transportation, rest stop accommodations and gear support! Riders will meet at the Heinz Field Quay in Pittsburgh and will be transported to Yough River Park in Connellsville. Enjoy a 62-mile ride back to the North Shore on the GAP trail. The ride is fully supported by Trek of Pittsburgh with 2 stocked rest stops and will include a finish line festival! For ride details and registration visit 321ride.org or contact Jessica Fera at jessica@321ride.org

Jessica W. Fera, Executive Director, 3-2-1 Ride
P.O. Box 15439, Pittsburgh, PA 15237 844.321.RIDE (7433)
2014 THRU-TRIPS
Sunday July 06, 2014 to Friday July 11, 2014
GAP to C&O Canal - 6 day trip with Wilderness Voyageurs
This is a 6 day trip that will take riders on a journey to Pittsburgh to DC. We stay in different B&B's along the way. For details please visit our website. http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/bike-tour.html
Sunday August 03, 2014 to Friday August 08, 2014
GAP to C&O Canal - 6 day trip with Wilderness Voyageurs
This is a 6 day trip that will take riders on a journey to Pittsburgh to DC. We stay in different B&B's along the way. For details please visit our website. http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/bike-tour.html
Monday August 04, 2014 to Friday August 08, 2014
Bike for Life - Red Cross Disaster Relief Efforts
Bike for Life Participants will be peddling 300 miles from West Newton, PA to Washington D.C. departing on August 4th, 2014 and arriving on August 8th, 2014. The journey will raise funds for the Red Cross and its local disaster relief efforts. The organization is committed to preventing and alleviating human suffering in the face of emergencies.
For details contact David Mickley 724 872 8748 or go to www.arcbike4life.org
Sunday September 14, 2014 to Friday September 19, 2014
GAP to C&O Canal - 6 day trip with Wilderness Voyageurs
This is a 6 day trip that will take riders on a journey to Pittsburgh to DC. We stay in different B&B's along the way. For details please visit our website. http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/bike-tour.html
Sunday September 21, 2014 to Friday September 26, 2014
GAP to C&O Canal - 6 day trip with Wilderness Voyageurs
This is a 6 day trip that will take riders on a journey to Pittsburgh to DC. We stay in different B&B's along the way. For details please visit our website. http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/bike-tour.html
Sunday September 28, 2014 to Friday October 03, 2014
GAP to C&O Canal - 6 day trip with Wilderness Voyageurs
This is a 6 day trip that will take riders on a journey to Pittsburgh to DC. We stay in different B&B's along the way. For details please visit our website. http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/bike-tour.html
Sunday October 05, 2014 to Friday October 10, 2014
GAP to C&O Canal - 6 day trip with Wilderness Voyageurs
This is a 6 day trip that will take riders on a journey to Pittsburgh to DC. We stay in different B&B's along the way. For details please visit our website. http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/bike-tour.html
Sunday October 12, 2014 to Friday October 17, 2014
GAP to C&O Canal - 6 day trip with Wilderness Voyageurs
This is a 6 day trip that will take riders on a journey to Pittsburgh to DC. We stay in different B&B's along the way. For details please visit our website. http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/bike-tour.html
2014 EVENTS
Tuesday May 13, 2014 to Monday June 30, 2014
Elegant Transitions - Cumberland, MD
Located at City Lights, 59 Baltimore Street, every Tuesday from 6-8 pm.
Thursday June 12, 2014 to Thursday October 30, 2014
Farmers Market - Cumberland, MD
Every Thursday, 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM, Downtown Cumberland Mall
Friday June 13, 2014 to Friday August 29, 2014
Vietnam Veterans of American Chapter 172 Museum - Cumberland, MD
Open to the public every Friday from noon - 6 pm. There is no admission fee and groups may tour the museum at other times by appointment by calling 301-777-7001.
Sunday June 29, 2014
2014 Evening Concerts in Renzie Park - McKeesport, PA
June 29 - Dr. Zoot
Friday July 04, 2014
2014 Evening Concerts in Renzie Park - McKeesport, PA
July 4 - Treasure Fireworks
Sunday July 06, 2014
2014 Evening Concerts in Renzie Park - McKeesport, PA
July 6 - Sputzy
Thursday July 10, 2014 to Sunday July 27, 2014
Monty Python's
Located at the Cumberland Theatre. Tickets and Flex Passes can be ordered online at www.cumberlandtheatre.com. For more information, call 301-759-4990.
Sunday July 13, 2014
2014 Evening Concerts in Renzie Park - McKeesport, PA
July 13 - Beatlemania Magic
Sunday July 20, 2014
2014 Evening Concerts in Renzie Park - McKeesport, PA
July 20 - Horizon
Sunday July 27, 2014
2014 Evening Concert in Renzie Park - McKeesport, PA
July 27 - Nightlife
Sunday August 03, 2014
2014 Evening Concerts in Renzie - McKeesport, PA
August 3 - 80's Band
Sunday August 10, 2014
2014 Evening Concerts in Renzie Park - McKeesport, PA
August 10 - Judi Figel
Sunday August 17, 2014
2014 Evening Concerts in Renzie Park - McKeesport, PA
August 17 - Scott, Rob, and Greg (The Clarks)
Wednesday August 20, 2014 to Sunday August 31, 2014
OHIOPYLE STATE PARK-VENDORS NEEDED
ATTENTION: Artisans and Craft Vendors
VENDORS NEEDED - Items must be handmade. No food vendors.

MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS 2014 - OHIOPYLE STATE PARK, FALLS AREA

AUGUST 30TH & AUGUST 31ST - FOR INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL 724-329-8594 OR E-MAIL TO:friendsofohiopyle@yahoo.com
Sunday August 24, 2014
2014 Evening Concerts in Renzie Park - McKeesport, PA
August 24 - The Four Townsmen
Saturday August 30, 2014
2014 Evening Concerts in Renzie Park - McKeesport, PA
August 30 - RIBFEST
Born and Raised - 2 pm
Ed Harmon Band - 4 pm
Army Field Rock Band The Volunteers - 7 pm
Sunday August 31, 2014
2014 Evening Concerts in Renzie Park - McKeesport, PA
August 31 - The Jaggerz & Lions Car Cruise #3
Monday September 01, 2014
2014 Evening Concerts in Renzie Park - McKeesport, PA
September 1 - Jimmy Beaumont and the Skyliners - Fireworks!
Sunday September 07, 2014
2014 Evening Concerts in Renzie Park - McKeesport, PA
September 7 - Patriotism Day Parade/Concert
2014 FESTIVALS
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