2019 PA Photo Contest: Tips for Photographing Covered Bridges

red covered bridge over quiet river. Gay roof and limestone piers, green trees and cloudy sky behind, portion of ties of railroad bridge in foreground

Photography buffs will discover great subjects for their cameras near The Inn, Farmhouse, and Brewing Co. at Turkey Hill in Bloomsburg, PA. Some of the favorite subjects during any season of the year are the 25 covered bridges in Columbia … Continue reading

Exchange Gallery Features Art Show for Destination Blues in Bloomsburg

painting of tree with bare branches, leaf, and flower against coral background

The 6th annual Destination Blues Music Festival comes to Bloomsburg March 2, 2019. The Exchange Gallery traditionally presents a Blues Show exhibit to complement Destination Blues. In past years, the art show featured works by regional artists inspired by the … Continue reading

Visit Barton House & Gardens at 163rd Bloomsburg Fair

Barton House Bloomsburg Pa - beige siding with burgundy shutters and door, porch around front and side large tree in front

Bloomsburg Fair Week, September 21 – 29, 2018 is the best time of year to visit the Caleb Barton House and Gardens at the Fairgrounds in Bloomsburg, PA. The Fair and the Barton Home both date from 1855, when Caleb … Continue reading

International Harvester Museum: Mid Century Modern Icon

International Harvester prototype dealership interior – shelves of tools behind gray service counter with red horizontal stripes, red overhang, IH Parts Service sign above

Columbia and Montour Counties’ Summer Heritage Passport highlights some less known cultural and heritage buildings near Bloomsburg, PA. One is the International Harvester Collectors Museum in Millville, PA, only a 20 minute drive north from The Inn, Farmhouse, and Brewing … Continue reading

PA Heritage Passport: Catawissa Quaker Meeting House

Green lawn with gray and white log Quaker meetinghouse built 1789 large tree shading it

When you stay at The Inn, Farmhouse, and Brewing Co. at Turkey Hill in Bloomsburg, PA, you’re surrounded by more than three centuries of northeastern Pennsylvania’s history. Columbia and Montour Counties’ Summer Heritage Passport is your guide to some of … Continue reading

Bloomsburg PA Seasonal Farm Markets Open Saturdays

piles of fresh leeks and carrots with green tops on brown wood table with wood crates in background

On Saturdays, summer and autumn guests at the Inn, Farmhouse, and Brewing Co. at Turkey Hill in Bloomsburg can explore two seasonal farmers markets within 10-12 miles of the Inn. Both of these markets include a wide variety of vendors … Continue reading

Some Farmers Markets Near Bloomsburg PA

large vegetable display of red cabbage, broccoli, yellow squash, red & green bell peppers, cauliflower, celery, cherry tomatoes

Summer is here! Did you know you can visit seven farm markets within 15 miles of Bloomsburg, PA? Whether our guests at the Inn, Farmhouse, and Brewing Co. at Turkey Hill want to pick your own fruit, enjoy a picnic … Continue reading

Knoebels Carousel Museum & Carousels Near Bloomsburg

Antique blue carousel horse with gold rockers and black mane and tail with out-of-focus carousel in background

Remember the fun of riding a colorful steed up and down, round and round, listening to the music on a carousel? Why not visit Knoebels unique Carousel Museum in Elysburg, and hear that carousel music again when you stay at … Continue reading

PA Historical Attractions & Events near Bloomsburg

PA Summer Heritage Passport 2018

Visitors to Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania and the surrounding area will find many historical tourist attractions, museums, and heritage sites. The new Summer Heritage Passport is a fun way to explore our region of Northeastern PA during your summer vacation or weekend … Continue reading

Spring Brings New Shows to Bloomsburg PA Art Galleries

Over 20 art works in different media hanging on white wall

Visitors to Bloomsburg’s downtown art galleries this spring will enjoy fresh new subjects and creative use of media in the exhibits at The Exchange, Artspace Gallery, and Bloomsburg University’s Gallery at Greenly Center. The Exchange Gallery  “Typography”  February 26 – … Continue reading