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The Simeral Square Farmers’ Market will conclude on Sept. 27


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Fall Festival @ Simeral Square
September 27, 10 am - 2 pm

The Simeral Square Farmers’ Market will conclude on Sept. 27 with the Annual Fall Festival from 10 am to 2 pm featuring the Holden Puppet Halloween Show at 11 am.

The event will include a fall harvest of local, fresh produce and canned goods from Wandering Spring Farm, Wendel Springs Farm, Dudas Farms and Sand Hill Berries. Other vendors include Gingerbread Bakery breads and baked goods, Central Theatre Wines of Herminie wine tasting/wine products, kitchen accessories and doll clothes from Suzie’s Sewing Room, fall mums from Rostraver Lions’ Club and perogie orders, Gene & Boots chocolates, brooms and trash bags from the West Newton Lions’ Club.

Holden Puppets will present “Haunts, Hoots, and Howls” at 11 am with vampires, ghosts, goblins, and all of your favorite Halloween characters in this sillier-than-scary creature feature. Before and after the show, kids can paint mini pumpkins.

Downtown West Newton, Inc. will sale breakfast sandwiches, pancakes, hot dogs, drinks, crafts and “West Newton Bucks.” Saturday is your last chance to purchase a raffle ticket to win a homemade quilt designed and donated by Jane Ungerman. The winning number will be taken from the Sept. 28 Pennsylvania Lottery. A 50/50 raffle will also be sold.

Simeral Square is a riverfront park located at 101 North Water Street at the bridge in downtown West Newton, Pa. If you want to participate as a sponsor, vendor or volunteer for Simeral Square, call us at (724) 872-0100 or email to For more information about Simeral Square, go to, find us on or follow us at

Interested in becoming a Simeral Square donor?

Downtown West Newton, Inc. operates and maintains Simeral Square through generous public and private donations through the Simeral Square Donor Campaign. If you want to become a donor by purchasing a brick or amenity for Simeral Square, you can download the brochure, send us an e-mail or call (724) 872-0100 to have one sent by US Mail.

Cornerstone Building
201 East Main Street
Now Leasing

Residential Space Available - Application process:
Security deposit, criminal and credit background
required. Tenant pays electric, sewage, garbage
and cable (optional) /water included in rent

*Income restrictions apply, per Westmoreland County
guidelines for residential units.

Find out more here ...

Contact: Don Harris, NDC Real Estate Management,
(412) 271-1300 for inquiries.

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