Current mood: Summer vacation. It’s time to catch some rays, Happy Travelers! Dust off your shorts, throw on some flip-flops, and break out the suntan lotion, because Pennsylvania has tons of activities to keep you entertained all summer long. From fishing in Pennsylvania’s bounty of lakes, reservoirs, rivers, and streams to stargazing at the vast twinkling night sky to the can’t-miss county fair — summer is the perfect time to chillax or adventure to the max.

A lakeside vacation, shorely you jest? Happy Travelers will discover our lakes are no joke! Get ready to throw your hands up at a scream-worthy amusement parks, go back to basics and dive into nature with a camping trip,  get wild at a zoo or wildlife park, or cool off from the summer heat by dropping into one of many caves across the state. We know Happy Travelers follow the seasons closely for the latest farm-fresh picks, so they’re well aware that some of our best eats, like sweet corn in July and peaches in August.   

Summer has arrived, and we want you to pursue your happiness with events and festivals to celebrate the arrival of fun in the sun, cool breezes, and the breathtaking outdoors just waiting to be explored.  Get ready to have the best stories to tell after your travels this summer across Pennsylvania.