Leap-The-Dips Birthday Celebration

Lakemont Park 700 Park Ave, Altoona, PA 16602, Altoona, PA

Join us in celebrating the world's oldest wooden coaster! Leap-The-Dips will be turning 121 years old this year. Lakemont Park will be celebrating by offering discounted Leap-The-Dips tickets, photos with...


Distaff Day

Fort Roberdeau 383 Fort Roberdeau Road, Altoona

Women's 18th century skills will be shared through living history demonstrations and hands-on activities. Discover the domestic skills women used to maintain the home.



900 Lexington Avenue 900 Lexington Avenue, Altoona

lots of local vendors , food trucks and Businesses celebrating Juneteenth. Come shop and dance and eat and have some fun!!


Read Along, Draw Along™: Juneteenth Facebook Live

Online event Altoona, PA

Join us for a special Read Along, Draw Along of JUNETEENTH to celebrate and honor this important national holiday. ❤️🤝🏽 Author Van Garrett will read this lyrical picture book about...


Star Spangled 4th

Fort Roberdeau 383 Fort Roberdeau Road, Altoona

We celebrate Independence Day with this open house event. There will be activities for all ages. Parking and admission are free.


The African American Heritage Festival 2023

Railroaders Memorial Museum 1300 Ninth Avenue, Altoona

We are bringing back the beloved African American Heritage Festival for 2023 at the Railroaders Memorial Museum! Get ready for food, fun, vendors, education, entertainment and more. Please feel free...


Revolutionary War Days

Fort Roberdeau 383 Fort Roberdeau Road, Altoona

Rangers, militia, miners and settlers all played a role in defending and maintaining the Lead Mine Fort. Visit an 18th century field camp. Become immersed in camp life and a...


Freedom Fighter Gala ’23

Casino at Lakemont Park 300 Lakemont Park Blvd, Altoona PA

The Blair County NAACP is proud to announce its 3rd Annual Freedom Fighter Gala! This electric evening of engagement, solidarity, and recognition will take place on Oct. 18, 2023 from...