Entries by Tara Mady

Why We’re Thankful for Youngstown Breweries (And Why You Should Be Too)

In Youngstown & Mahoning County, there is much to be thankful for. From the beautiful parks and new entertainment venues to unique restaurants and unbeatable attractions, how can you not be thankful? This year, we’re especially thankful for breweries. Here’s why.   The Atmospheres Are Never Ordinary Step inside our breweries and you will quickly […]

10 Best Places to Get Your Pumpkin Spice Fix

What do coffee shops, markets, breweries and ice cream shops have in common? They’re all serving up pumpkin spice goodies this fall! If you haven’t satisfied your pumpkin spice cravings yet this season, these ten places in Mahoning County will do the trick.   Stone Fruit Coffee Company With coffees roasted and brewed in house, […]

If You Love Halloween, Visit…

Lovers of Halloween and all-things-fall are in luck if they’re visiting the Youngstown area this season! With haunted houses, winery parties, pumpkin patches and hayrides, you have ample opportunities to enjoy the spooky season. If you love Halloween, here’s a few places to check out.   The Canfield Scaregrounds   Each October, the Canfield Fairgrounds […]

Visiting Youngstown State University? Here’s What to Do Downtown

Are you planning a visit to Youngstown State University this fall? Whether you’re cheering on the Penguins at a football game, or visiting the Ward Beecher Planetarium, it’s a perfect opportunity to visit Downtown Youngstown and experience all sorts of local restaurants, breweries and attractions.   YSU Homecoming On Saturday, October 12, the Youngstown State […]

5 Reasons Why You Should Golf Youngstown in the Fall  

Cooler temperatures, beautiful landscapes and affordable rates – what’s not to love about golfing in Youngstown and Mahoning County in the fall? Although not considered “peak season” for many golfers, we’d argue that fall might be THE time to golf! Here’s five reasons why you shouldn’t put those clubs away as the leaves begin to […]

Your Guide to Fall at White House Fruit Farm

Cooler temperatures, crisp apples and fluffy pumpkin donuts can only mean one thing in the Valley – fall has officially arrived at White House Fruit Farm! As a staple in our local community and destination for visitors, White House pulls out all the (freshly grown) stops during the fall season. Here’s your guide to what’s […]

10 Things to Expect at the 2019 Canfield Fair 

With plenty of delicious food, exciting entertainment and ample activities, the 173rd Canfield Fair is just over a week away. From Wednesday, August 28 through Labor Day, September 2, the fairgrounds will fill with 500,000+ visitors and locals alike. As the largest County Fair in Ohio, and one of the top 25 Fairs in the […]

5 Farmers Markets to Visit Soon!

Now is the time to visit some of the great farmers markets in the Youngstown area. Brimming with local produce and unique goods, here are five you should definitely visit before the end of summer.   The Austintown Farmers Market The Austintown Farmers Market goes above and beyond your usual market expectations. While there’s plenty […]

Festivals, Fleas and Fine Exhibits for Art Enthusiasts       

With so many talented local artists, exciting festivals and well-curated exhibits, there are endless opportunities for art enthusiasts to explore. Whether you’re an artist or an admirer, here are a few fine arts events happening soon in the Valley!   21st Annual Summer Festival of the Arts Youngstown State University’s Summer Festival of the Arts […]

Where to Celebrate Independence Day in Youngstown       

Believe it or not, the 4th of July is almost here! As communities all across the Valley gear up for the celebrations, mark your calendars to join them! Events begin this week and continue through July 6th.  Read on for details on fireworks shows, parades and other Independence Day festivities.   In Austintown On Sunday, […]