Winter in Butler County

Although the winter months are chilly with falling snow, there are plenty of wintertime activities here in Butler County that keep the fun going. Go for a sled ride, cozy up at a performance or take a visit to one of our many museums - with so many places to go and things to see, get out and explore more this winter!

Winter Events & Shows

Even on snowy and cold days, there’s always exciting things happening in Butler County!  From warm indoor activities to exhilarating outdoor activities, we’ve got you covered.  Check out what’s happening this winter:


Don't forget to check our online calendar for many more events!


Butler Symphony


Indoor Activities

Don’t let snowy and cold days keep you at home. Winter is the perfect time to get out and enjoy all things indoor; from exploring to creating to fun for the whole family, there’s so much to see and do no matter the weather!

Escape Room
Mystery Mayhem Escapes and Axe Throwing

Bowling Alleys
Family Bowlaway Fun Center Butler
Sherwood Lanes/The Crossbow Lounge

Entertainment Centers
Fun Fore All
Flying Squirrel
The Lightning Bug - Fresh Food and Fun
Urban Air Adventure Park

Indoor Waterpark
Pirate’s Cove at Conley Resort

Butler County Beer Circuit
You know the feeling you get after tasting a cold, draft beer? Now imagine being able to try a variety of craft beers made locally! Introducing the Butler County Beer Circuit - a listing of the local breweries within the area.  Here you will find the Brew Pubs that create the beverages we know and love along with highlights and special features throughout the year.  You’re in Butler County, PA - home to rolling hills, charming towns, quirky attractions and breweries!


From Asian art to the history of zombies, enjoy a day of discovery at one of Butler County's museums:

Historic Harmony- Harmony Museum
Maridon Museum
Saxonburg Museum/Cooper Hall
Zelienople Historical Society- Passavant House and Buhl House

Family-Friendly Fun

Check out these family-friendly attractions that will fill your day with lots of entertainment and fun:

Hobby Express
Playthings Etc.
UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex

Outdoor Activities
For snow-lovers and adventure-seekers, we have an array of cold-weather activities that will get you outside this winter! Check out all that these places have to offer:

Jennings Environmental Education Center offers excellent trails for cross-country skiing, and with adequate snow cover, it is also a great destination for snowshoeing. With snowshoes available to borrow, it’s a perfect winter activity to get all ages out and moving!

Moraine State Park offers various cold-weather activities, with great trails for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling, and hills for sledding. Some other activities include iceboating, ice fishing and ice skating in specified areas.