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Must See March Events in Erie

Wednesday Feb 23rd, 2022

For a complete listing of things to do throughout March, please visit our website.

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Spring Fest at Peek 'n Peak Ski Resort

Spring Fest at Peek n Peak Ski Resort

March 11 – 13, Peek’n Peak Ski Resort
Get ready for a radical weekend full of fun, 80’s-themed events! Activities include cardboard box derby, throwback 80’s dance party, retro lunar lights tubing, beach party, music, food and more.  

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Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

March 12, Downtown Erie
Put on your Irish best and join us downtown for the return of this popular parade!  The parade begins at 11th and State Streets and proceeds north to 4th Street, then east to St. Patrick’s Church. Parade day commentary can be heard at Perry Square, with an MC announcing local bands, groups and organizations from around the area.

Maple Taste & Tour Weekend

March 12-13, Sugarhouses throughout Northwestern PA
What a sweet adventure! Enjoy free tours and sample maple products at sugarhouses throughout Erie County and northwest PA.

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Made by the Lake Exhibit

Made by the Lake – Woodworking by Regional Artists

Now through March 13, Erie Art Museum Hagen Gallery
This exhibition of fine wood art presents an in-depth exploration into the craftsmanship of woodworking artists from, or currently based in the Erie area. From utilitarian forms used in daily living to narrative objects that tell a story, these works show the strength and intricacy that can be achieved with wood as its central medium.

Erie Home & Garden Expo

March 25-27, Bayfront Convention Center 
Celebrate the arrival of spring and a new season of home improvements and garden projects.  This expo features numerous vendors including landscapers, building contractors, financial institutions and more.

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Kellar's: A Modern Magic & Comedy Club

Kellar’s A Modern Magic & Comedy Club

Performances throughout March
Live on stage (appearing and disappearing!) are the brightest names in comedy and magic performing from TV shows like America’s Got Talent, Penn & Teller: Fool Us, Last Comic Standing, The Tonight Show and more.  Kellar’s is proud to welcome the following performers in March: Rocky Laporte, Rick Smith Jr., Doc Dixon and Ron Josol.  Don’t miss the sleight-of-hand bar “Secrets & Wonders”! 

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Erie Otters Hockey

Erie Otters Hockey

Games throughout March, Erie Insurance Arena
The Erie Otters are a proud member of the 20-team Ontario Hockey League; featuring potential up and coming stars for the National Hockey League (NHL).  Upcoming special game promotions include Hockey Fights Cancer (March 5), Women’s Empowerment Night (March 9), First Responders Night (March 26) and Sensory Friendly Game (March 27).

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UPMC Hamot - See What Makes Us Different

UPMC Hamot is a 423-bed hospital in Erie, PA, offering a full complement of inpatient and outpatient services, and serves as a regional referral hub and Level II Trauma Center.

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Millcreek Mall

The Millcreek Mall features more than 160 stores, restaurants, and fun for the whole family on Upper Peach Street, Erie’s most popular shopping district! Shopping in Erie means no sales tax on clothing or shoes. Choose from a variety of hotels located on the Mall property and just minutes away at the intersection of Peach Street and Interstate 90.

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When you have an opportunity to fly, give Erie a try - support your hometown airport!

Direct Daily Flights to Charlotte and Chicago.
Erie International Airport is serviced by American Airlines and United Airlines with daily flights to Charlotte and Chicago with connections across the country and around the world. Book your flight today at or

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The Cork 1794

The Cork 1794 is the perfect spot for a date night or special occasion! Indoor and outside seating available with amazing food.

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Dobbins Landing

Located on the southeast shore of Lake Erie, the Port of Erie has been promoting industrial, commercial, and recreational opportunities on the waters of Lake Erie since 1959.

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Outdoor Dining at the Bayfront Grille

The Bayfront Grille Restaurant at the Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel is excited to announce that our Bayside Patio is open for Lunch and Dinner. Please check Open Table for reservations or contact the restaurant directly at 814-454-2005.

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Christmas at Port Farms

Enjoy Santa’s Workshop every weekend for visits with Santa, live music, crafts, cookie decorating, and holiday food & drinks! They also offer cut-your-own trees, pre-cut trees, freshly made wreaths, holiday décor, and other great gifts throughout the week. The Port Farms Christmas season is November 25th - December 23rd and there is no admission fee. Plan an enchanting Christmas experience at Port Farms today! Visit for more info!

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Mazza Vineyards and the South Shore Wine Company

Local wine is great for holiday entertaining, plus it makes a great gift! Stop by to try (and pick up) award-winning wines at Mazza Vineyards and the historic South Shore Wine Company, both located in North East, PA.

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The Cove Bay-Side Restaurant & Tavern

Join us today! The Cove Bay-Side Restaurant & Tavern is sure to give you an unforgettable and care-free dining experience. Enjoy a nautical atmosphere with a beautiful view of Presque Isle Bay.

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U Pick 6 Craft Beer Pubs & Restaurants

Erie’s own local craft beer pubs are a must-visit! With 4 great locations, just pick one that’s convenient for you! A casual, family friendly dining experience with something for everyone! To view our menu, check out what’s on tap, or get to directions to our pubs, learn more now!”

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