Welcome back to Heartland Today and a very special TGIF edition!  In today’s post we will fill you in with all of the hot stuff that is going on this weekend!  If there was ever a weekend to get up and go out THIS IS IT

The Canonsburg Oktoberfest

OktoberfestSeptember 17th -19th

Dubbed America’s 6th-largest Oktoberfest, Canonsburg hosts one of the best fall festivals you will ever attend.  Popular polka acts, two of 2009’s top draws and a legendary disc jockey are headlines at the 2010 Pennsylvania Bavarian Oktoberfest in Canonsburg this weekend. The festival, which AOL picked as one of America’s Top 10 Oktoberfests a few years ago, was this year featured in USA Today Magazine.

There are dozens of food booths, a classic car show, crafts and vendor booths and an entire block of carnival rides and games, plus an endless amount of entertainment for the full schedule of events CLICK HERE

40th Annual Washington and Green County Covered Bridge Festival

September 18-19 Festival Hours : 10:00am to 5:00pm

Enjoy a weekend packed full of fall festive fun! Spend the weekend touring ten great historical covered bridges each with their own charming allure.  Spend the day shopping through arts and crafts, enjoy home-style food, historical exhibits, unique entertainment and so much more!

Admission is FREE! For a full list of Covered Bridge Sites CLICK HERE  

Trax Farm Fall Festival

September 18th October 31st

Festival Hours:
10:00am to 5:00pm
Bring the entire family out to enjoy scenic hayrides, corn maze, pick-your-own pumpkins, petting zoo, pony rides, train rides, tricycle races, corn bin, face painting, pumpkin decorating and much, much more. EveningHayrides to their popular cornfield maze and pumpkin patch.
Open Wednesday and Friday evenings, October 1 thru October 29 from 4:30 to 6:30 pm.

Pittsburgh Steelers vs Tennessee Titans

Steelers HelmetSunday, September 19th 1:00pm

TV: CBS/KDKA  Radio:102.5 FM / 970 AM

Watch our beloved Steelers battle the Tennessee Titans as the Steelers try to take their record to 2-0 while Big Ben Roethlisberger sits game 2 of his 4 game suspension. Will the young Dennis Dixon triumph or will the Steelers rely on the smash mouth defense to stop Tennessee’s pro bowl running back Chris Johnson?  This should prove to be a dramatic and entertaining game!

Heartland Homes Open House

Every Weekend 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Heartland Homes hosts an Open House every weekend! Stop by any of our decorated model homes throughout Pittsburgh and Morgantown, or Contact Sara, our New Home Specialist, to schedule a personal tour or to gather more information about our quality built custom homes


Live in each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influences of each -Henry David Thoreau

About Kevin Oakley

Kevin Oakley has been involved in real estate for over 10 years and is passionate about the important role it plays in people’s lives. He understands that a home is not just the most expensive purchase of someone’s life, but that it also is where life happens and memories are made. He also enjoys all aspects of design as well as photography. Kevin currently serves as Vice President for Heartland Homes.