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Erie Visitor Guide

Order your 2023 Erie Visitor Guide

The Erie Visitor Guide is your complete planning resource for traveling to Erie, Pennsylvania, featuring things to do, festivals and events, and content to inspire your trip to Pennsylvania's only Great Lakes Port City. Complete the form below to have a free copy sent to you! 

In the 2023 Erie Visitor Guide:

  • Magazine-style editorial content on Erie's beaches and waterfront, family fun attractions, dog-friendly Erie, and more. 
  • A complete directory of restaurants, hotels, shopping, and attractions. 
  • Maps of Presque Isle State Park, Erie City and Erie County
If you would like to order a copy of the January - June 2023 Calendar of Events Brochure, either call our office at (814) 454-1000 or select the option to order it at the bottom of this form.

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Address & Contact Information

Already in town? Copies of the Erie Visitor Guide can be picked up from:

  • Intermodal Transportation Center
    208 East Bayfront Parkway, 1st floor
    Erie, PA 16507 (Open 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday)
  • The Erie Visitor Center inside the Tom Ridge Environmental Center
    301 Peninsula Drive 
    Erie, PA 16505
    Open daily 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. 

Partner Spotlight

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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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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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Port Farms Weddings

Nestled in the small town of Waterford just outside of Erie, PA, Port Farms offers a charming countryside wedding venue. Our unique barn is located on 200 rural acres making it the perfect backdrop for your special day. Say “I do” outside under the beautifully decorated pergola or inside the rustic barn. Our timbered barn showcases vaulted ceilings adorned with romantic and whimsical lighting. The venue offers a Bridal Suite and Grooms Cottage where you and your wedding party can get ready. To help make your day stress free, we have a dedicated wedding coordinator and staff to ensure you and your guests enjoy the perfect day.

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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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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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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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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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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 www.aa.com or www.united.com

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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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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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