Festivals and Events
Beaver’s parks and downtown area provide plenty of outdoor fun and host many exciting and well-attended events throughout the year. Some 2019 events include:
The annual Garrison Day Show and Sale, held in the beautiful green central parks of Beaver, is one of the community’s largest, most exciting and visible events each year, drawing more than 10,000 visitors annually. Garrison Day, named in honor of the military garrison stationed at Fort McIntosh in the late 1700s, involves hundreds of arts and crafts and antiques vendors, a variety of food and refreshments.
For information on how to obtain exhibit or food vendor space, contact event coordinator Linda McGaffic – 724-544-0477. Exhibitor Registration Form
5th Annual Beaver Wine Festival Third Street, Beaver. Fifteen local wineries will be fully staffed and ready to serve and sale their products. Enjoy live music, food and other vendors in Beaver’s beautiful parks. Must be 21+ to participate. $25. 2-7 P.M.
Beaver Tales will celebrate it’s twelth year with four exciting storytellers on Friday, September 18 in Irvine Park at the Gazebo at 7:00 pm. It’s FREE!! Bring your family! Bring a blanket or a lawn chair.
For additional information please click on the link https://beaverheritage.org/event/beaver-tales-storytelling/
Brady’s Run Park – Recycling Center
- Per Vehicle Charge: $20 – New for this event
- Place all items in car truck/truck bed
- Bring exact change or check
- Wear a face mask and stay in vehicle at all times
- Confirm details before attending. Visit www.prc.org for up-to-date information. Due to COVID-19 outbreak, event dates, times, etc. are subject to change.
Household Chemical Wastes are waste products produced in our homes that are hazardous in nature, but are not regulated as hazardous waste under federal and state laws. They are typically left over products that are no longer usable, leftover, or unwanted. You can identify a product as hazardous by words such as CAUTION, WARNING, POISON, or FLAMMABLE on the label.
Each person in Pennsylvania produces an average of four pounds of chemical waste each year for a total of about 25,000 tons/yr. statewide. If carelessly managed, these consumer waste products can create environmental and public health hazards.
What is Household Chemical Waste
Household Chemical Waste generally falls into six categories:
Cleaning Products: aerosols, bathroom cleaners, drain cleaners, chlorine bleach, solvents, spot removers, toilet cleaners, oven cleaners, rug and floor cleaners, furniture polish.
Auto Maintenance: car waxes, starting fluids, solvent cleaners, antifreeze, repair products, batteries, brake fluid, motor oil, and gasoline.
Home Environment and Improvement Supplies: oil based stains and paints, caulking, varnish, paint thinners, chemical strippers, fire extinguishers, flea collars and sprays, insect repellents, insecticides, kerosene, lighter fluid, lye, mothballs, and pool chemicals.
Hobby Products: glues, paints, stains, finishes, contact cement, and photographic chemicals.
Personal Care and Pharmaceuticals: nail polish and remover, hair color, prescription and over-the-counter drugs, and mercury thermometers.
Lawn and Garden Care: weed and pest killers, herbicides, fungicides, and other lawn chemicals.
If you are looking for nearby historical sites, festivals, entertainment or special events year-round you can find by checking the Beaver County Recreation & Tourism Department website. It is a great resource to discover all the activities and attractions abounding yearlong, in and around Beaver.