110 North Main and Byers Ave
New Stanton, PA 15672
Phone: (724) 925-6755
Fax: (724) 925-3097
The Palace Theatre in Westmoreland County has been in operation since 1926. The venue seats up to 1,320 people and host several musical concerts each year. Some of the regular performers are the Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra and the River City Brass Band. Past performers include Joan Baez, Connie Francis and Buddy Guy. Wheelchair access is available only on the main floor. For tickets and other information, check the website.
Opened in 1926, as the Manos Theatre, the renovated Palace Theatre is a 1,320-seat facility that offers a wide variety of live entertainment and is home to the Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra and a regional venue for River City Brass Band.
A school for the performing arts and professional theatre company, Stage Right's mission is "to bring high-quality, professional musical theatre productions and education to Westmoreland County and the surrounding areas at affordable prices."
The Westmoreland Museum of American Art is an exquisite art museum and holds immense significance. The museum specifically focuses on the art cultures and depictions of the Southwestern Pennsylvania. The museum site was opened to the general public in the year 1959. There is an array of eminent artists' collection that permanently stays preserved in the museum. The museum operates from Wednesday through Sunday, each week. Further details can be gathered by visiting their official website.
The annual Arts & Crafts Colonial Festival features more than 500 artisans from 19 states in period clothing in over 200 booths selling such items as clothing, stained glass, jewelry, jellies and floral arrangements, the Kanawha Artillery military encampment, musical performances, indoor and outdoor exhibits, children's activities, and living history demonstrations. The four-day 2008 Arts & Crafts Colonial Festival will take place August 29 to September 1.
An annual four-day summer event, the Westmoreland Arts and Heritage Festival features over 200 professional craftspeople and artisans, delicious food, the Westmoreland Art Nationals Juried Fine Art and Photography Exhibition, children's activities, a juried poetry and short story contest, four stages of continuous live music and more. Held in July.
The Westmoreland Symphony & Academy of Music presents classical music concerts throughout the Westmoreland region.
The Greensburg Civic Theatre performs its shows at the Greensburg Garden & Civic Center.
Free admission with a non-perishable food item to the 1,700 square foot hand-built display of Lancaster County in miniature scale. Held in December.
Overnight bicycling weekend trip on the Youghiogheny River Trail from Connellsville to Confluence. Held in September.
See the latest movies out of Hollywood at the Cinema 4 in Connellsville.
ExpoMart Monroeville is a vast event space that holds wide-ranging events including business meetings, trade shows, exhibitions, concerts and more. The space is well organized and has the latest facilities required to host every kind of event; thus making it the most preferred venue among the organizers. Visiting ExpoMart Monroeville is a great idea as you are sure to witness some informative and entertaining events.