Visit Johnstown PA | Family Fun

Family Fun

Johnstown Children’s Museum

Hands-on exhibits allow children to learn through play about the area’s culture, geography, history, industry, and ecology. Highlights include the water room, where kids play with water to learn about dams, plumbing, rain and more; and “The Inclimber,” a huge climbing structure featuring an operable replica of the Inclined Plane. 

Johnstown Tomahawks (Hockey)

Johnstown’s first Junior A hockey team continues the area’s rich hockey tradition with fast-paced, passionate hockey.  Home games are played at the Cambria County War Memorial Arena of “Slapshot” fame.

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National AAABA (All-American Amateur Baseball Association) Tournament

Future pros showcase their talent at one of the best amateur baseball tournaments in the country. 16-team, double-elimination tournament with players from the eastern and mid-western United States. Baltimore, Washington, and New Orleans teams are perennial contenders for the prestigious crown. Games played at area ball fields and Johnstown’s historic Point Stadium in early August.

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Altoona Curve Baseball

Class AA affiliate of the Pittsburgh Pirates. An award-winning franchise for promotional and overall excellence, the Curve offer affordable family-style entertainment with unique promotions, giveaway events and 20 fireworks shows each season. Season runs early April-Labor Day.

Delgrosso’s Amusement Park

Summer Plays Here at DelGrosso’s Amusement Park! Spend your Summer Days Making Memories riding the Hottest Rides & sliding down the Coolest Slides. With Free Parking and Free Admission into the Ride Park, you can spend the day enjoying “The Best Amusement Park Food” in a Safe, Clean, Affordable and Family Friendly Place of Fun. Like us on FaceBook! Follow us on Twitter.  See our ad for coupon.

1st Summit Arena at Cambria County War Memorial

Special events include hockey, arena football, nationally touring concerts, family shows, trade shows, exhibits, and much more. Film site of the original Slap Shot movie starring Paul Newman! Visit our website for upcoming events information.

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Crichton McCormick Park

Located in Portage, PA, the park offers swimming, ball field, basketball, playground,tennis, shelters, picnic area, and nature trails.

Greater Johnstown Community YMCA

Johnstown’s leading fitness and recreation facility, providing quality fitness, aquatic and recreational programs for all ages.  Cutting edge fitness, weight and cardio equipment, heated indoor pool and track, locker and shower facilities, senior fitness, personal training, youth and adult sports, swim lessons and more! Voted “Simply the Best 2013”

North Central Recreation Center

Public ice skating seasonally from October through April. Learn-to-skate. Hockey tournaments, trade shows, large banquets, wedding receptions.

Point Stadium

Built in 1926, Johnstown’s original stadium had an upper deck with a grandstand and seated 17,000 fans. Baseball greats who played at the Point include Satchel Paige, Jackie Robinson, Lou Gehrig, and Babe Ruth. Reconstructed in 2005, the stadium hosts a variety of sporting events. It was also the site of the climactic football game in the film “All the Right Moves” starring Tom Cruise, Craig T. Nelson, and Lea Thompson.

Richland Lanes
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Windber Recreation Park

Outdoor swimming pool with 148 ft. snake waterslide, two shotgun slides, baby pool, & concession stand; pavilions with full electric; many activities throughout the year.

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Ski Den Sports

Johnstown’s leading supplier of outdoor sports equipment for the entire family. Quality skis, snowboards, skateboards, bicycles, climbing gear, apparel, accessories, and more! Repairs made. Daily rentals available.

Escape Rooms Johnstown

Fun, challenging live adventure strategy game for teams of four to eight people. We lock you up in a mysterious room with a fun themed story, and give you exactly 60 minutes to get out. Find clues, solve logic puzzles, break the codes and find the key to your freedom.

Bulldog Arena

Locally owned and operated event facility located in downtown Johnstown. 700+ seat venue for boxing, sportingevents, banquets, receptions, fund raisers, private parties, concerts, plays and various other functions. Our goal is to provide Johnstown with a family friendly recreational atmosphere for local shows and events

Faranda Farm, Inc.

Our Garlic Festival is a Stinkin’ good time with entertainment, a cooking competition and vendors. We offer families an opportunity to bond in nature with our corn maze and flashlight night. Our festivals aren’t the only time to have fun – we also have private events! Field trips for school kids, Birthday Parties, & Company Outings. We’re excited to see you and hope you enjoy your stay!