What To Do On Your Summer Staycation in Butler County
Forget far away summer vacations — let’s talk about staying home! In your new Weaver home in one of our carefree Lifestyle Communities or spacious Single-Family Communities, you don’t have to endure hours of travel or break your wallet to experience the fun and freedom of a vacation.
Take a look at a few of our favorite ways to enjoy a summer staycation (and entertain family and friends when they visit) in Butler County.
Moraine State Park | Portersville
Moraine offers just about every outdoor activity: biking, boating, disc golf, fishing, geocaching, hiking, picnicking, swimming, windsurfing and more.
Jennings Environmental Education Center | Slippery Rock
Jennings is the only protected prairie in the state and is home to the endangered Massasauga rattlesnake. Enjoy year-round hikes on the 5-mile trail system.
Lake Arthur Family Campground | Slippery Rock
However you like to camp, there’s a site for you: Full hook-up; water & electric only; a simple spot in the woods for your tent. Or ditch the tent and go for the rustic cabin! Check out the playground, game area & campground store, too.
Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest Campground | Harrisville
From basic tents to RVs, rental cabins to yurts… this campground has it all. 170 shaded sites with electric service, a swimming pool, a bike track, a store, a playground, fire rings, a full schedule of activities and games.
The Maridon Museum | Butler
The only museum in Western PA with a specific focus on Chinese and Japanese art and culture.
Harmony Museum | Harmony, PA
Discover the big history of a little town. Explore the 1809 main building, the Harmony Society cemetery, and the Mennonite meetinghouse and cemetery.
The Old Stone House | Slippery Rock
A historic inn and museum of rural life. The Stone House has served as a local post office, and was a muster point during the Civil War.
The Evans City Area Historical Society | Evans City
Artifacts and memorabilia relating to the area’s oil boom and railroads.
WINERIES | BREWERIES | DISTILLERIES
Winfield Winery | Cabot
An award-winning winery in beautiful, rural Cabot, near Saxonburg. Sampling and tastings encouraged!
Long Run Winery | Slippery Rock
A small boutique winery offering a relaxing setting to sample a variety of red, white, and specialty wines.
Missing Links Brewery | Renfrew
Enjoy a variety of craft beers brewed on site, plus a brewpub with a full menu of made to order dishes.
Stick City Brewing Company | Mars
A simple, family-friendly atmosphere to appreciate high quality and fresh modern beer styles. They support local social and environmental movements, too.
Big Spring Spirits | Seven Fields
A community-centric craft distillery, producing locally-sourced whiskey, gin and vodka. Visit the Tasting Room and try one of their signature craft cocktails.
DR Distillery | Slippery Rock
Handcrafted & distilled whiskies & vodka, made with techniques handed down through generations.
Proudly bringing the craft of small batch whiskey production back to Western PA.