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Backyard Tourism Week in the Susquehanna River Valley | Community


Lewisburg, Pennsylvania — It’s time to experience all the outdoor recreation, fairs and festivals, restaurants, shops and family attractions that are right in your own backyard during Backyard Tourism Week.

Stop by the Susquehanna River Valley Visitor Center, 81 Hafer Road, May 2-6 to see all the community has to offer and enter to win prizes.

  • Whoopie Pie Wednesday – Stop by the Visitor Center on Wednesday, May 4 to receive a free Lewisburg Farmer’s Market mini treat (while supplies last) and find out why whoopie pies are a local favorite!

  • Thirsty Thursday – Kick off your Cinco de Mayo in SRV celebration with a happy hour (or two) at the Visitor Center. There will be three regional cellars and a regional brewery/cider house in the center from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. to taste and sell. While you’re here, don’t forget to enter to win a special Thirsty Thursday prize! Discover the flavors of Civil War Cider, Four Friends Vineyard, Shade Mountain Winery and Whispering Oaks Vineyard.

  • Food Truck Friday – Running out of lunch options? Join the Center for Food Truck on Friday, May 6 at the Visitor Center from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be three food trucks on site serving mouth-watering treats: Heier’s Home Cooking in Bloomsburg serving homemade chicken and waffles, Deimler’s Butcher Shop food trailer in Newport serving pulled pork sandwiches and chicken breast sandwiches. beef, and Shamokin’s The Messy Napkin serving signature comfort food and desserts.

  • Enter to win! Enter to win one of over 60 prizes offered by SRVVB partners. You can enter in person at the Welcome Center all week or click this ENTER TO WIN link to complete the online submission (please note that the online link will only be accepting submissions from May 2 at 9 a.m. to May 6 at 5 p.m.).

The Visitor Center invites everyone to learn more about the beautiful Susquehanna River Valley and plan the perfect stay. Visitors can enter to win one of the amazing prizes including gift certificates (from wineries, restaurants and shops), gift baskets, tickets for free admission to area attractions, events and more! For a full price list, click the link below.

Gift list!

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