Shadfest 2012 — Tomorrow!


Visit Penn Treaty Park, tomorrow, Saturday, April 28th from noon to 6 p.m. for Shadfest 2012. It will be a great Spring day filled with: Festive Food Farmer’s Market Kids’ Fun Area Live Local Music Arts and Crafts Fair Environmental Education And More! Visit the Shadfest site for more information. Rain date is April 29th!


Shadquizzo Championship


Celebrate Shadweek in Fishtown and join the Friends of Penn Treaty Park for Shadquizzo Championships on Thursday April 26th at 8 p.m. Drink specials, food, prizes and more. The theme is Fishtown and fish, and questions will be from a variety of areas, including music, history and the popular Fishtown Geography round.


Fishtown Fishing Derby Winners


Thanks to all who came out to the Fishtown Fishing Derby on Saturday April 21st to kick off Shadweek. George Gurney caught six fish. The biggest was a 12-inch catfish. He tied with Nick Merson, age 5, who caught a 12-inch eel. All junior fishers received an award. Join the Friends at Shadfest on April [read more]


Fishtown Fishing Derby

Children showing off fishing derby trophies.

Our 2nd annual Fishtown Fishing Derby will take place this Saturday, April 21st at 7:30 a.m. Bring your fishing rods down to the park. There will be prizes for most and largest fish caught — and a bonus if you catch a SHAD! Register early by emailing your name, address and phone number to All [read more]


Photos from Easter Egg Hunt

2012-03-31 06 EE by Roman Blazic

Here are some photos from last Saturday’s Easter Egg Hunt. Thanks to Roman Blazic for taking these. More photos from the event — and other events at the park — can be seen on Roman’s Photobucket page.