2020-2021 Community Events

Recurring Community Events

Belleville Sale and Livestock Auction

Wednesdays, all year unless it’s a holiday.
26 Sale Barn Lane, Belleville – 7 am – 3 pm.
Seasonal flea market and food vendors, Amish and Mennonite baked goods, produce, antiques, wares and livestock.
(717) 935-2146

Big Valley Antique Center Flea Market

Wednesdays, March through December (weather permitting).
Morning hours, 47 Auto Auction Circle, Reedsville.

Golden Mile Farmers’ Market

Tuesdays and Fridays, July through October – 10 am – 2 pm.
Kish Park/Derry Township Community Park, Lewistown.
(717) 667-2606

Mifflintown Farmers’ Market

Second Saturday of each month, June through October.
Downtown Mifflintown. 8:30 am – Noon.
(717) 436-0060

Lewistown Farmer’s Market

Thursdays and Saturdays, June through October.
9 am – 12:30 pm Thursday; 9 am – Noon Saturday.
Downtown Lewistown.

Stone Arch Players Community Theatre

Major productions every fall, winter and spring.
Kish Park/Derry Township Community Park, Lewistown.
www.stonearchplayers.com

First Fridays in Downtown Lewistown

First Friday evening of every month. Variety of locations in Downtown Lewistown. Find Lewistown First Friday on Facebook for information.

EAA Fly-In Breakfast

Second Saturday of every month – 8 – 11 am.
Mifflin County Airport, 547 Airport Road, Reedsville.
www.mifflincountyairport.com
(717) 667-6829

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July 2020

Tuscarora Valley Heritage Days

July 23 – 26 Entertainment, tractor shows, goods, parade and more. Carnival grounds on Route 75, East Waterford.

Fayette Community Carnival

July 31 – August 1 Food, vendors and chicken barbeque.
Lost Creek Community Park, McAlisterville.
(717) 463-3408

August 2020

Mifflin County Youth Fair

August 2 – 8 Rides, animals and displays.
Mifflin County Youth Park, Reedsville.
www.mcyouthfair.com
(717) 248-9618

September 2020

Burnham Community Day

September 5North Beech Street, Burnham.
Community yard sale, food, entertainment, 5K Grace Race.
(717) 248-2232

Juniata County Fair

September 5 – 12 – Food, outside vendors and dirt track racing.
Port Royal Speedway, 8th Street, Port Royal.
www.juniatacountyfair.com and on Facebook.
(717) 527-4414

McClure Bean Soup Fair

September 13 – 19Entertainment, vendors and the famous Bean Soup.
Bean Soup Fair Grounds, McClure.
www.mcclurebeansoupfair.com
(717) 543-5467

Goose Day in the Juniata River Valley Celebration

September 25 – 29 – Go to www.juniatarivervalley.org starting September 1 for a complete list of activities and events happening all over Mifflin and Juniata Counties. Find the event page on Facebook.
(717) 248-6713

Goose Day

September 29 – Eat goose at one of many restaurants in Mifflin and Juniata Counties and you’ll have good luck in the coming year. For a list of places serving goose, go to www.juniatarivervalley.org or call (717) 248-6713Find the event page on Facebook.

October 2020

HarvestFest

October 2 – 3 – Mifflin County Youth Park, Reedsville.
Crafts, vendors, entertainment, activities.
www.visitbigvalley.com 
(717) 250-7109

Reeds Gap Fall Festival

October 10Reeds Gap State Park.
Kids’ activities and more.
(717) 667-3622

Lewistown Halloween Parade

October 287 pm, Downtown Lewistown.
Contact Fame EMS.
(717) 248-5553

December 2020

24th Annual Festival of Ice

December 3 – 4 – Downtown Lewistown.
Ice sculptures, live ice carving, hay rides, vendors, crafts, entertainment, kids’ activities, 5K Race.
Thursday 6 – 9 pm and Friday 6 – 10 pm.
www.juniatarivervalley.org
(717) 248-6713

Kiwanis Pancake Festival

December 47 am – 1 pm, First United Methodist Church, Dorcas Street, Lewistown. Breakfast is served!

Kiwanis Christmas Parade

December 4 Downtown Lewistown.
(717) 248-6713

Shining Light Through the Darkness

December 3 – January 1 – Walk through thousands of lights lit in festive shapes and designs, horse carriage rides, food and more.
www.kishparkshininglight.org
(717) 635-0919

January 2021

YMCA Polar Plunge

January 16Greenwood Furnace State Park. Benefits the Juniata Valley YMCA.
(717) 248-5019

Miss Central Pennsylvania Pageant and Miss Central Pennsylvania’s Outstanding Teen Pageant

January 16Mifflin County Middle School.
www.misscentralpa.org
For entry or ticket information, call (717) 248-5576.

Juniata Valley Boy Scout Council Annual Klondike Derby

January 23Seven Mountains Boy Scout Camp.
www.jvcbsa.org
(717) 248-0321 

April 2021

Belleville Civic Club Annual Antique Show and Sale

April 9 – 10 Belleville Community Hall. 
Friday 10 am – 7 pm, Saturday 10 am – 4 pm.
(717) 935-2550

Belleville Mennonite School Benefit Auction

April 17 – 18 Held at the school.
4105 Front Mountain Road, Belleville.
www.bellevillemennoniteschool.org
(717) 935-2575

Mifflin County Library Book Sale

April 28 – May 1
www.mifflincountylibrary.org
(717) 242-2391

Annual Embassy Theatre Spring Festival

April 17 – 24 Kish Park/Derry Township Community Park, Lewistown.
Rides, entertainment and food.
Proceeds benefit theatre restorations.
www.embassytheatre.org
(717) 248-6713

Mifflin County Kid Connection

April 24 Free activities and entertainment for kids on the streets of Downtown Lewistown. Find the event page on Facebook.
(717) 247-5255

Sacred Heart Benefit Auction

April 24 – 25 Mifflin County Youth Park, Reedsville.
www.sacredheartlewistown.com
(717) 248-6713

May 2021

Country Memories Day

May 29 9 am – 3 pm
Live music, blacksmith demonstrations, over 100 craft and food vendors, horse and wagon rides in downtown McVeytown.
Free admission and parking.
Find the event page on Facebook.
(717) 899-7450

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Goose Day

Festival of Ice