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Top 5 Places To Visit In Mercer County This Spring

March 16, 2013 8:07 PM

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Kick off the spring season with an awesome getaway experience in Mercer County, Pa. Our area is home to world-renowned shopping destinations, top-ranked golf courses, award-winning accommodations, the scenic Amish countryside and more. We are located one hour north of Pittsburgh at the crossroads of I-79 and I-80. So take a break from the hustle and bustle and treat yourself to a getaway that is affordable, close and fun.

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Grove City Premium Outlets

1911 Leesburg – Grove City Road
Grove City, Pa. 16127
(724) 748-3875

Grove City Premium Outlets is a top attraction in Mercer County bringing millions of shoppers each year to the region searching for designer brands at value prices. The open air center features 130 stores including Ann Taylor, Brooks Brothers, Calvin Klein, Chico’s, Coach, Columbia Sportswear, Gap Outlet, J. Crew, Levi’s, Nike, Under Armour, Vera Bradley and many more.

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Mercer County Golf Trail

Throughout Mercer County, Pa.
(724) 346-3771

Great selection of golf courses within a half hour or less drive from each other. The Mercer County Area has been ranked by Golf Digest as “One of America’s Top Golf Destinations.” Enjoy a variety of accommodations centrally located to the course and fabulous restaurant and bar choices.

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Carried Away Recreation

45 Alan Ave.
Greenville, Pa. 16125
(724) 343-1313

Carried Away Recreation is a kayak, canoe, and bicycle rental business designed to help you enjoy the beautiful outdoors. With our fleet of kayaks, canoes, and bicycles you could be enjoying local waterways & trails. The river trips range from one mile and up. Opening Day, May 25th.

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Pymatuning Deer Park

804 E. Jamestown Road
Jamestown Pa. 16134
(724) 932-3200

Visitors are encouraged to pet and feed the more than 200 animals on display. A picnic area, snack bar, gift shop and western town are also available. However, the pony and train rides along with the petting zoo are by far the favorites. Opening Weekend, May 11th-12th.


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Donna’s Diner

10 West State Street
Sharon PA 16146
(724) 346-7373

Donna’s Diner serves up good, old-fashioned ‘50’s diner food. Elvis Presley and Chubby Checker music fills the air and servers don saddle shoes and red chiffon scarves as if they danced out of a 1950’s sock hop. Ten varieties of WinnerBurgers, dozens of milkshakes, the best Reuben in town, blue plate specials, lots of salads and vegetarian options. Open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., seven days a week. Live music Fridays from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.! During warmer months, Donna’s Diner has gorgeous outdoor riverside dining.

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