Festivals & Events

Butler County features many fun events for the whole family, from one of the biggest Jeep festivals in the country to small town events that have been around for more than 50 years. Enjoy live music, games, crafts and all sorts of great activities, right here in Butler County, PA!

Fri, May 6th

  • Annual Spring Show at The Art Center

    The Associated Artists of Butler County Annual Spring Show. The Annual Spring Show is just that. The Spring Show was the first exhibit held by the Associated Artists of Butler County (AABC) 80 plus...

  • “Come Blow Your Horn” presented by Butler Little Theatre

    Alan Baker, a 30-ish swinging bachelor with time, money and women to spare, welcomes rebellious and eager 21-year brother Buddy into his den of iniquity while their horrified parents can only watch...

  • Spring Open House Gift Sale

    Join us Mother's Day Weekend for our Annual Spring Open House. All gifts will be 25% off. The porch...

  • Spring Plant Sale

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  • The Tornado Big Band at Succop Theater

    The Butler Tornado Big Band will be back again this year to entertain and amaze with their solid performances on jazz and big band standards as well as new and challenging arrangements. 7:30PM.

  • Racing at Lernerville

    *Friday Nights through August: Racing at Lernerville. $14/adults, $7/students, $11/seniors, free/ages 10 and under. Special events may have increased admission prices. 7:30 PM. Lernerville...

Sat, May 7th

  • Annual Spring Show at The Art Center

    The Associated Artists of Butler County Annual Spring Show. The Annual Spring Show is just that. The Spring Show was the first exhibit held by the Associated Artists of Butler County (AABC) 80 plus...

  • “Come Blow Your Horn” presented by Butler Little Theatre

    Alan Baker, a 30-ish swinging bachelor with time, money and women to spare, welcomes rebellious and eager 21-year brother Buddy into his den of iniquity while their horrified parents can only watch...

  • Preseason at The Snowman

    The Snowman kicks off its 4th Season Opener on Saturday, April 2nd: Noon-8pm and Sunday, April 3rd: Noon-8pm. We will run this weekend schedule until Memorial Day weekend when we go to a full Summer...

  • 4th Annual Mars Area Public Library "BOOK IT" 5K & 1 MILE FUN WALK

    The 5K course runs from The Treesdale Commons parking area and through Treesdale Neighborhoods. Awards will be presented at the conclusion of the race at The Community Center. The Race begins at 9:...

  • Rust Belt Brews & Bites Tour

    Pittsburgh's Rust Belt Brews...

  • Camp Blast!

    Join us for a day of FUN that highlights all that Lutherlyn has to offer. Horseback riding, campfire, crafts, gaga, archery, high ropes course, zipline, bouldering room, hikes, nature activities,...

  • The Pittsburgh Wine Tour

    Urban winery tour includes a visit to Pittsburgh Winery, Dreadnought Wines and Market St. Grocery's Italian Wine Room. Tour includes tasting class, wine samples, sweet treats and much more! Guests to...

  • North Country Brewing Canning Facility Tours

    Free tours of the Production Facility with an explanation of how beer is brewed and the process involved from grain to canning.

  • Donnie Iris & The Cruisers at Jergel's

    King Cool hits the Jergel's stage for another phenominal performance that only Donnie Iris can do! Don't miss all your favorite hits along with a few surprises throughout the evening. 100 VIP tickets...

  • Donnie Iris & The Cruisers at Jergel's

    King Cool hits the Jergel's stage for another phenominal performance that only Donnie Iris can do! Don't miss all your favorite hits along with a few surprises throughout the evening. 100 VIP tickets...

Sun, May 8th

  • “Come Blow Your Horn” presented by Butler Little Theatre

    Alan Baker, a 30-ish swinging bachelor with time, money and women to spare, welcomes rebellious and eager 21-year brother Buddy into his den of iniquity while their horrified parents can only watch...

  • Pottery Class at The Art Center

    Every Sunday of every month: . Harding. This will be an ongoing class and you can sign up at any time. Contact for more information. Special discounted offers: (Focus on Hand Building Techniques –...

  • Preseason at The Snowman

    The Snowman kicks off its 4th Season Opener on Saturday, April 2nd: Noon-8pm and Sunday, April 3rd: Noon-8pm. We will run this weekend schedule until Memorial Day weekend when we go to a full Summer...

  • Steel Valley Brew Tours

    It's the Steel Valley Brew Tour! Visit some of the newest breweries in the historic Steel Valley of the Pittsburgh region! Learn a little history about the steel mills that dotted the Monongahela...

  • Mother's Day Brunch Buffet

    Mother’s day Brunch 2016 Join the Mother’s Day Celebration at the Marriott Pittsburgh North’s Spectacular Brunch and enjoy the Colors, Tastes and Traditions of the Season while our Executive Chef...

  • Spring Wildflowers

    Celebrate the arrival of spring with a 90 minute wildflower walk. Jennings staff will introduce the unique history, uses and folklore of the season’s first blooms. Why buy Mom just a few simple roses...

  • Live Entertainment @ The Harmony Inn

    Harmony Inn happily presents live music every Sunday afternoon throughout the year for a little relaxation before your hectic work week begins. Please come join us on Sundays from 4 pm till 7 pm for...

Mon, May 9th

Tue, May 10th

Wed, May 11th

  • Annual Spring Show at The Art Center

    The Associated Artists of Butler County Annual Spring Show. The Annual Spring Show is just that. The Spring Show was the first exhibit held by the Associated Artists of Butler County (AABC) 80 plus...

  • “Come Blow Your Horn” presented by Butler Little Theatre

    Alan Baker, a 30-ish swinging bachelor with time, money and women to spare, welcomes rebellious and eager 21-year brother Buddy into his den of iniquity while their horrified parents can only watch...

  • Pottery Class at The Art Center

    If you are interested, let us know and class will begin! Three weeks for $50 + $25 material fee. Taught by Steve Harding. This will be an ongoing class and you can sign up at any time. Contact for...

  • Open Portrait Group w/ Live Model at The Art Center

    Practice a portrait or drawing your fellow students. All levels welcome. No registration needed. $2 members, $4 non-members. 10AM - 12 PM. 

  • Live Entertainment @ The Harmony Inn

    Live entertainment every Wednesday night at The Harmony Inn. Come join us and check ever changing specials.

  • Tucker Beathard at Jergel's

    Tucker certainly knows something about family tradition, taking cues from dad Casey Beathard, who wrote Kenny Chesney's "Don't Blink" and Eric Church's "Homeboy." The latter, in fact, was inspired by...

Thu, May 12th

  • Annual Spring Show at The Art Center

    The Associated Artists of Butler County Annual Spring Show. The Annual Spring Show is just that. The Spring Show was the first exhibit held by the Associated Artists of Butler County (AABC) 80 plus...

  • “Come Blow Your Horn” presented by Butler Little Theatre

    Alan Baker, a 30-ish swinging bachelor with time, money and women to spare, welcomes rebellious and eager 21-year brother Buddy into his den of iniquity while their horrified parents can only watch...

  • Birds and More Naturalist Led Walks at Succop Nature Park

    *Thursdays: Birds and More Naturalist Led Walks at Succop Nature Park. Join Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania for a walk through Succop Nature Park. Our naturalist-led morning walks are free...

  • Oil Painting Studio

    Advance your oil painting skills through demonstrations and assignments. Students will create paintings from still life arrangements and photographs. The class will focus on addressing individual...

  • After-school Kids Class

    Telling Your Story in Art! See how artists use art as a way of telling a story. Student will create paintings and drawings that will be assembled into a story about them! Open to ages 6 and up. $70...

  • Maridon Spring Film Series: "The Lunchbox"

    “The Lunchbox” (2013) Presented by Dr. Sunita Peacock Thursday, May 12th at 6:00 PM Directed by Ritesh Batra Running time 1:44 The film, set in Mumbai, revolves around a mistaken delivery by the...

  • Average White Band at Jergel's

    AWB are widely regarded as one of the best soul and funk bands in the history of music. Though perhaps best known for their timeless instrumental mega-hit 'Pick Up the Pieces' the band's strength...

Fri, May 13th

  • Butler County Chainsaw Carving Invitational

    Good Food • Vendors • Music • Live Auction Come to Butler, PA to see the best carvers in the United States! Everything is sold at the live auction Saturday and Sunday.  

  • Murphy’s Law at The Strand Theater

    The Strand will be the exclusive venue for the World Premiere of this new musical comedy. A comedy about a man escaping his miserable life by going on a cross-country road trip. As the title...

  • Annual Spring Show at The Art Center

    The Associated Artists of Butler County Annual Spring Show. The Annual Spring Show is just that. The Spring Show was the first exhibit held by the Associated Artists of Butler County (AABC) 80 plus...

  • “Come Blow Your Horn” presented by Butler Little Theatre

    Alan Baker, a 30-ish swinging bachelor with time, money and women to spare, welcomes rebellious and eager 21-year brother Buddy into his den of iniquity while their horrified parents can only watch...

  • Racing at Lernerville

    *Friday Nights through August: Racing at Lernerville. $14/adults, $7/students, $11/seniors, free/ages 10 and under. Special events may have increased admission prices. 7:30 PM. Lernerville...

Sat, May 14th

  • Annual Spring Show at The Art Center

    The Associated Artists of Butler County Annual Spring Show. The Annual Spring Show is just that. The Spring Show was the first exhibit held by the Associated Artists of Butler County (AABC) 80 plus...

  • “Come Blow Your Horn” presented by Butler Little Theatre

    Alan Baker, a 30-ish swinging bachelor with time, money and women to spare, welcomes rebellious and eager 21-year brother Buddy into his den of iniquity while their horrified parents can only watch...

  • Family Saturday at The Art Center

    Join at the Butler Art Center each month to create a work of art with your family! Seasonal planned projects for each event that can be completed within 2 hours. An adult must stay with their child...

  • Preseason at The Snowman

    The Snowman kicks off its 4th Season Opener on Saturday, April 2nd: Noon-8pm and Sunday, April 3rd: Noon-8pm. We will run this weekend schedule until Memorial Day weekend when we go to a full Summer...

  • Mars Area Public Library Day

    Free event at the Mars Area Public Library. Food and fun all day! Model Train Display, Children's Craft, Explore the Library Garden, Petting Zoo, Learn How to Use a Telescope, Mars Then and Now...

  • 2016 Glacier Ridge Trail Ultramarathons and Trail Race

    50 mile, 50K ultramarathons and 30K trail race.

  • The Pittsburgh Brewery Tour

    Unique breweries, uniquely Pittsburgh! Learn about Pittsburgh's brewing history and taste your way through present-day craft beer offerings as you visit award-winning breweries in and around the '...

  • North Country Brewing Canning Facility Tours

    Free tours of the Production Facility with an explanation of how beer is brewed and the process involved from grain to canning.

Sun, May 15th

  • Pottery Class at The Art Center

    Every Sunday of every month: . Harding. This will be an ongoing class and you can sign up at any time. Contact for more information. Special discounted offers: (Focus on Hand Building Techniques –...

  • Preseason at The Snowman

    The Snowman kicks off its 4th Season Opener on Saturday, April 2nd: Noon-8pm and Sunday, April 3rd: Noon-8pm. We will run this weekend schedule until Memorial Day weekend when we go to a full Summer...

  • 1st Annual Seed & Plant Swap

    This event is open to all - seed savers and seed planters alike. There is a $5 donation request at the door to support the sponsors. Time: 12:00pm to 3:00pm Place: Herman Trailhead/Pavilion...

  • Live Entertainment @ The Harmony Inn

    Harmony Inn happily presents live music every Sunday afternoon throughout the year for a little relaxation before your hectic work week begins. Please come join us on Sundays from 4 pm till 7 pm for...

  • Freedom Farms Dinner in the Field

    For the past few years our team at Freedom Farms has been putting together an awesome dinner series called Dinner in the Field. We currently offer three different event themes in 2016: Brews...

Mon, May 16th


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