Event: 20th annual Great Lakes Open


When: Saturday, October 14th

Where: Junker Athletic Center Penn State Behrend

5103 Station Road, Erie, PA 16563

The Great Lakes Open is set to showcase an array of disciplines, including form, sparring, weapons, and breaking.  This event promises to be a thrilling display of skill and athleticism, drawing participants and spectators alike from across the region.  For more information, you can visit Park’s Martial Arts Academy or call (814) 864-2899.

Event: Port Farms Fall Harvest

Fall Harvest

When: Fall Harvest Kicks off September 16, 2023

Where: Port Farms, Waterford, PA

Experience the Fall Harvest season at Port Farms from mid-September through the end of October.  This sprawling farm in Erie County, Pennsylvania, offers a delightful escape for guests of all ages.  Whether you’re in a group, with family or friends you can relish the crisp fall air and ever-changing, stunning fall foilage in a charming country setting.  While visiting, you’ll have the chance to enjoy a wide range of activities, shop for unique finds, and savor delicious dining experiences.  With over 20 activities and attractions to explore, Port Farms promises to create enduring memories worth reliving.

Please visit their website for more information: www.portfarms.com

Event: Jerry Seinfeld Live

When: Thursday, May 18th, 2023

Where: Warner Theatre

SOLD OUT – This show is sold out

Please be aware of third-party sites that are selling tickets for this event at much higher prices.

Event: Blasco Concert Series: Millcreek Area Community Band

When: Monday, May 8th, 2023

Where: Erie County Public Library

Millcreek Area Community Band Presents “From Folksong to Fantasy”

The Millcreek Area Community Band is excited to present their 2023 concert, “From Folksong to Fantasy.” The concert will feature a variety of folk songs from around the world, as well as songs that will take us on a wondrous journey through our imagination.

The concert will be held on Monday, May 8th from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Erie County Public Library. Admission is free and open to the public.

We hope to see you there!

For more information please visit: https://www.erielibrary.org

Event: Erie SeaWolves vs Portland Sea Dogs AA Baseball

When: April 25-30

Where: UPMC Park

The SeaWolves and the Portland Sea Dogs are set to face off at UPMC on April 25-30.  The SeaWolves are coming off a series win over the Binghamton Rumble Ponies, while the Sea Dogs are coming off a series loss to the New Hampshire Fisher Cats.


Promotions for this series include:

Tuesday, April 25: C. Wolf’s Reading Club Day

Wednesday, April 26: Howl at the Noon

Thursday, April 27: Two-Buck Thursday

Friday, April 28: C. Wolf’s reading Club Day

Saturday, April 29: SeaWolves Division Champs Flag Giveaway

Sunday, April 30: Sunday Family Fun Day

Get tickets and more information at the official site of the Erie SeaWolves: Erie SeaWolves Website


Event: Erie Home & Garden Expo


Attention all homeowners and garden enthusiasts! Come celebrate the highly anticipated Erie Home & Garden Expo at The Bayfront Convention Center. 

Guests can explore the latest trends in home improvement and gardening, as well as connect with local professionals and vendors. From interior design to outdoor landscaping, this event will offer something for everyone looking to spruce up their living space.

In addition to browsing the vendor booths, attendees can attend informative seminars and workshops hosted by experts in the field. These sessions will cover a wide range of topics, such as energy-efficient home improvements, sustainable gardening practices, and tips for organizing and decluttering your living space. Whether you’re a seasoned DIY enthusiast or just starting out, there’s something for you at the Erie Home & Garden Expo.

So mark your calendars for March 24th through 26th, 2023, and get ready to discover new ideas and inspiration for your home and garden. The Erie Home & Garden Expo is the perfect opportunity to learn from experts, network with like-minded individuals, and find the products and services you need to bring your vision to life. We can’t wait to see you there!

When: March 24th – March 26th, 2023

Time: Friday: NOON – 8 pm, Saturday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sunday 11 am – 4 p.m.

Where: The Bayfront Convention Center

Adult Day Pass: $7.00

Children 10 & Under are Free

For Tickets Visit: https://eriepromotions.com/erie-home-and-garden/

Event: Erie's Best Coffee Brew-off

When: Feb 26, 2003

Time: 11: a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: Bayfront Convention Center

Tickets: $15 at the door and $10 in advance.  Agest 12 and under are free.  All proceeds from this event will support St. Martin’s Center to feed the hungry, educate children and help families achieve self-sufficiency.

Purchase tickets here: Eventbrite.com

Erie’s Best Coffee Brew-off event is being hosted this year by the St. Martin Center.  Come join this signature fundraising event to determine who makes the best coffee in Erie.

Participating Coffee Shops:

  • Andora’s Bubble Tea
  • BullAndCoffee
  • Cafe 7-10
  • Coffee in the Park (2020 Winner)
  • Dunkin’
  • Ember + Forge
  • Getgo Cafe and Market
  • Kwik Fill’s Bradly Street Coffee
  • McDonald’s
  • Pampered Palate
  • Cafe and Bistro
  • Purrista Cat Cafe
  • Tipsy Bean