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Historic Annual Buchanan Valley Picnic

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Time: 12 p.m. - dusk

Price: Adults $15.00; Children 6-12 yrs $7.00; Children 5 and under Free


Historic Annual Buchanan Valley Picnic
1095 Church Road
Orrtanna , PA

Join in the fun at the annual Buchanan Valley Picnic, August 27, noon until dusk, rain or shine.


Homecooked family-style ham and chicken dinners served all day.  Price is $15 for adults; $7 for children ages 6 to 12; and ages 5 and under are free.


Held at the picnic grove on the grounds of the picturesque St. Ignatius Loyola Church, nestled in the quaint, and beautiful hills of Buchanan Valley, historically known for the capture of Mary Jemison in 1758 by the Indians, it is an old-fashioned picnic with games for the children, drawings, bingo, music, and good food.


The picnic has been a tradition for over 175 years.


For more information, contact St. Ignatius Loyola Church at 717-677-8012.

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