Fireworks kick off the Christmas Season on Light-Up Night in Beaver, as seen from Third Street. Copyright  2007 Emmanuel Panagiotakis.

Festivals and Events

Beaver’s parks and downtown area provide plenty of outdoor fun and host many exciting and well-attended events throughout the year. Some 2013 events include:

Farmers Market – Saturdays: May 3 to December 20 Fourth and Market Streets, Beaver County Courthouse parking lot 10 AM to 1 PM

October 6th – Last day to register before the November election

FREE BUS TRIP – Thursday, October 9, 2014 – is the date for the next FREE BUS TRIP for WWII and Korean War Veterans to visit their Memorials in Washington DC. This is a one day trip leaving early and returning between 8:30-9:30pm. Departure points are Beaver, North Hills, Greentree and Monroeville. Box lunch and dinners are provided as well as snacks and drinks. There is a registered nurse on each bus as well as a number of volunteers. Wheelchairs provided if needed. For more information or to make a reservation call 724-709-3614. All donations are gratefully accepted so the trip can be free to the veterans. Please make checks payable to: WWII Memorial Bus Trip and mail to: ESB Bank, 701 Corporation St., Beaver, Pa. 15009 Attn: Paula. We regret that seating is reserved for Veterans only, so we cannot accommodate family, friends or spouses.

6th Annual Beaver Tales Ghost Stories and More October 10, 2014 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Irvine Park Gazebo, Beaver.  Sponsored by Beaver Area Heritage Foundation. A story-telling event where internationally known storytellers take you on a journey with each tale. Come early to get a good spot.  Bring a lawn chair and flashlight.  Enjoy an enchanting evening under the stars.  Rain or shine.  Rain location College Square School, College Avenue.  Free. 7 P.M.  724/775-2428 [View Details]

October 10th – 11th – Beaver High School All Class Reunion [Events]

Household chemicals – Saturday, October 11, 2014 Safely dispose of common household chemicals Beaver County – Brady’s Run Center Saturday, October 11, 2014 9am – 1pm $2/gallon – Cash Only [View Details]

October 20th – November 28th – Leaf pickup Leaves are picked up each week according to the normal no-parking schedule.

Halloween Hop and Parade October 25, 2014 10:00 am Downtown Beaver.  Sponsored by Beaver Area Chamber of Commerce. Costume parade begins at 10 A.M. Children line-up in front of Snitger’s Bicycle Store and march down Third Street then visit downtown businesses for treats. Free. 724/987-4944

Trick or Treat Thursday, October 30, 2014 6:00PM – 8:00PM

November 2nd – Daylight Savings

November 4th – General Election

November 22nd  Turkey Trot 5 mile run and 1K walk, Sponsored by Big Brothers Big Sisters Irvine Park [details]

November 28th – Light Up Festival 5:00-9:00PM

For additional information please check out our community calendar.


Nearby Attractions

If you are looking for nearby historical sites, festivals, entertainment or special events year-round you can find by checking the Beaver County Recreation & Tourism Department website. It is a great resource to discover all the activities and attractions abounding yearlong, in and around Beaver.