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Things to do in the Mt. Pleasant/Scottdale Area

Downtown Gazebo

Rt. 31 & Rt. 819, Mt. Pleasant, PA 15666

The downtown gazebo in Mt. Pleasant is a nice place for a picnic or lazy afternoon. A variety of entertainment events take place at the gazebo throughout the year, including the famed Sparkle Spectacular which happens each September during the Mt. Pleasant Glass & Ethnic Festival. The gazebo is part of Veteran's Park, which also features a fountain and a wall honoring local military veterans.

Directions from Laurelville: (10 minutes driving time) Left at entrance, left onto Rt. 982, right onto Rt. 31, go to Doughboy statue, turn left. Gazebo will be on your left; public parking is availble across the street to your right.

Hot Shots Indoor Sports Arena

482 Bessemer Rd, Mt Pleasant, PA 15666
(724) 547-5700
www.hotshotsarena.com

This indoor arena features two multi-purpose courts, concession area, arcade room, and a “totally tubular” playground adventure!  Call for current activities, including ice skating and hockey.      

Admission: Varies—Call for pricing

Directions from Laurelville: (Approx. 10 minutes) Left at entrance, left onto Rt. 982, right onto Rt. 31.  At the Doughboy Statue in Mt Pleasant, turn left onto Diamond St, and left at the next stoplight onto Rt. 819.  After 1/2 mile, turn right onto Bessemer Rd.  Go another 1/2 mile.

Mammoth Park “Giant Slide”

152 Welty Rd, Mt. Pleasant, PA 15666 

The unique 96 foot slide is nestled in a hillside of this nearby park.

Open: Dawn to Dusk

Admission: FREE

Directions from Laurelville: Left at entrance, right onto Rt. 982 (go 3 miles). Turn left at stop sign, then an immediate right onto Rt. 982. Follow signs carefully to stay on Rt. 982.  Turn left onto Welty Road and enter park.

Pleasant Lanes Bowling Center

776 Route 819 South, Mt. Pleasant, PA 15666
(724) 547-6610

Open: Call for current hours

Directions from Laurelville: (10 minutes driving time) Left at entrance, left onto Rt. 982, right onto Rt. 31, go to Doughboy statue, turn left. Approximately ½ mile beyond stop sign, on the right.

West Overton Museums

109 West Overton Rd, Scottdale, PA 15683
(724) 887-7910
www.westovertonvillage.org

A restoration of the cottage, mill and main house of the Abraham Overholt estate.  Henry Clay Frick was born in the stone cottage.  A broadly diversified museum has been established in the "mill" building.

Open: Call for hours and information; Shops open daily

Directions from Laurelville: (Approx. 15 minutes) Left at entrance, left onto Rt. 982, right onto Rt. 31 & into Mt. Pleasant, left at the Doughboy (Statue) onto Diamond St., left onto Rt. 819 (go 3 miles), House is on the right.