Cambria County Arts & Heritage Festival will take place September 14 & 15 2024

Last year was fantastic, thanks to everyone who helped to make this a great weekend. The bands as always were fantastic, the food vendors the best in town, our Egyptian dancer was one word WOW, Bob Beatty had the magic, the music was awesome. Again, to everyone and our guest, you the people of Cambria County we say thanks. Please feel free to share with us any comments you may have

                                                  PLEASE we ask. We are seeking Volunteers for this year please call 814-241-6123


Veterans Food Drive Ongoing


Contact Ron Shawley 814 241 6123

The Laurel Highlands Historical village will be collecting Food and paper products for area veterans and elderly who are shut in and need the help.   During the   year our food collections contiue including these  locations  , Hoss’s Ebensburg & Johnstown, AT Merchant in Galleria Mall, and Imler’s Outlet Store Altoona.     As our efforts continue we find more and more people in need every day.  We have been on a mission to get as much food as we can, as the demand continues to rise.  This year at the festival we will be collecting food items, paper goods, hygiene products ,and gift cards. 

We also want to thank the various business who continue to help our veterans. 

Also we are looking for any household item (still working) that we can recycle and give to the folks who could use same i.e. blender, electric skillets, crock pots, coffee pots, towels etc. Please call our office for pickup of these items.

Items needed: Can goods, canned meats, heat & serve meals, rice meals, etc. snacks, rice meals, cheese, meat,  drinks, coffee, drink mixes, paper goods, hygiene products, small gifts, small kitchen appliances (blender, mixer, etc.) , and any other items you feel can be used.

Also ask your church, or work place if they would run a food drive for same.  

Were also collecting any used unwanted digital camera, video cams and related equipment, for our after school program whereby we are teaching children photography skills. 

Any questions please call the LHHV office at 814-241-6123