Coffee from a Youngstown coffee shop.

The Best of the Best: Youngstown Coffee Shops

The Youngstown area is home to some fantastic spots when it comes to great coffee (from experienced roasters to long-standing, locally owned favorites). So, rather than visit the typical corporate-chain-type coffee shop, why not try something truly unique?! Coffee Roastery Options for the Win! If you’re in search of some of the best coffee shops […]

Halloween pumpkin Display at Boardman Park.

Halloween Fun to Lift Your Spirits

October means more than just shorter days and raking leaves – it’s time for ghosts and goodies! We’ve got Halloween events of all kinds and for all ages, from special trick or treat activities for kids to scary fun for teens and adults. Check out our list of the best Halloween-related events taking place in […]

People drinking at one of Youngstown, Ohio’s local wineries.

Tips to Find the Best Sip: Youngstown, Ohio’s Local Wineries

Youngstown, Ohio might not necessarily be the first place you think of when it comes to wine — but that’s about to change, because we’ve got some amazing local wineries that are putting Mahoning County on the map!  Whether you’re looking for a relaxing evening with a glass of wine in hand, or want to […]

Corn maze fall activity in Mahoning County, Ohio.

Fall Into FUN: 2022’s Must-Do Fall Events in Youngstown, Ohio!

Gather ‘round the fire and get the hot dogs and s’mores ready, because fall is almost here!  Youngstown, Ohio (and the Mahoning Valley in general) is a must-visit location when it comes to fall-themed family-friendly events and unique activities! We’ve got world-class farmers markets, nationally recognized corn mazes, and much more! So grab your calendar, […]

Exterior of White House Fruit Farm in Mahoning County.

Eat Fresh! Your Go-To List of 2022 Mahoning County Farmers Markets

Summer’s not just the season for outdoor concerts, swimming, and warm nights on the patio – it’s also the time for tasty local produce from Mahoning County’s many farmers markets. When you buy your produce locally, you’re not just helping a local food grower, or getting healthy fresh fruits and veggies, you’re also doing good […]

Restaurant diners in outdoor seating in Youngstown.

The Best of the Best: Outdoor Dining in Youngstown, Ohio

Summer’s here, and what’s better than a great meal and cold drink in the fresh air? Nothing! Downtown Youngstown and the surrounding areas are filled with restaurants and eateries where you can get brunch, dinner or just a cold beer while relaxing outside. So, here’s your list of the 20 best restaurants with outdoor seating […]

Kayakers on the water in Mahoning County.

Youngstown’s Water FUN! Kayak Trips and Canoe Adventures in Mahoning County

Many aren’t aware that northeast Ohio is a haven for water recreation opportunities, and it’s only going to improve in the near future! Let’s take a look at the many great options for kayaking and canoeing in Youngstown – for visitors and residents alike!

4th of July fireworks display near Youngstown, Ohio.

Your Ultimate Guide to 2022 Fourth of July Fireworks Shows and Events

It’s time again to celebrate our nation’s birthday with food, fun, and fireworks! We know that people from all over Mahoning County have been looking forward to an incredible fireworks show as part of the upcoming Fourth of July weekend – and you don’t need to drive to Cleveland, Akron or Canton for an amazing […]

Live music event at the Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre.

Live Music in 2022: Your Schedule for The Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre

Summer is almost here, and that means live music in downtown Youngstown! In fact, there’s no better way to spend a warm summer day or night, and The Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre is excited to announce an epic lineup of events.  The venue (located near the Covelli Centre in Wean Park) has been showcasing live bands […]

Family enjoying a summer event in Youngstown, Ohio.

Festivals and Summer Events in Youngstown, Ohio

Summer is almost here – it’s time to get out and have some fun! The variety of summer events in Youngstown is sure to satisfy anyone’s appetite for a good time, so, let’s take a look at the list of activities, concerts, festivals and fairs to put on your calendar ASAP!