The Central Pennsylvania Ragtime & American Music Festival is located in the historic twin boroughs of Orbisonia & Rockhill Furnace, Pennsylvania, home of the East Broad Top Railroad. Below is a listing of recommended hotels/bed & breakfasts/restaurants, and other places of interest nearby. There are also a number of AirBnB locations within a reasonable drive to Rockhill/Orbisonia. Please search AirB&B directly for a list of local places for weekend rental.
11979 William Penn Highway, Huntingdon, PA
Phone: (814) 643-0108
9970 Shaner Blvd, Huntington, PA
317 Penn St, Huntingdon, PA 16652
Phone: (814) 599-2803
6920 Motor Inn Dr, Huntingdon, PA
Phone: (814) 643-1133
Downes Motel No. 2 (30 minutes away)
29195 Great Cove Rd, Fort Littleton, PA 17223
Phone: (717) 987-3116
10272 Big Valley Pike, Mill Creek, PA
Book via website
582 Grist Mill Road, Burnt Cabins, PA 17215
Phone: (717) 987-3244
Jenkies Joint - 368 Pine St, Orbisonia, PA
Jenkies Joint @ The Depot - 421 Meadow St, Rockhill, PA
Sandwiches/wraps/coffee/drinks inside the Orbisonia train depot.
Pizza Star - 509 Ridgely Street, Orbisonia, PA
Pizzas/subs/salads, all with an Italian theme.
Subway - 18851 Sandy Ridge Station, Orbisonia, PA
Located inside the Sandy Ridge Market, Subs and Sandwiches
A&W - 18844 Sandy Ridge Station, Orbisonia, PA
Fast Food Burgers/Hot dogs/Chicken meals with both sit down and drive thru options.
The Little Ice Creamer - 540 US-522, Orbisonia, PA
Ice cream, burgers, subs, and finger foods. Take out only, a small outdoor dining area is present.
Hidd'n Valley Restaurant - 17060 Croghan Pike, Orbisonia, PA
Small family owned diner that specializes in home style cooking. Offers a wide range of sandwiches/sides as well as full course meal options.
In Mt. Union, PA (15 minutes away)
Checker's Bar & Grill - 323 N Jefferson St, Mt Union, PA
Highly recommended! Family restaurant with a large selection of meal options.
Bello's Diner - 116 N Division St, Mt Union, PA
Family restaurant and bar with a variety of meal options
Dairy Queen - 224 US-22, Mt Union, PA
Soft-serve ice cream & signature shakes top the menu at this classic burger & fries fast-food chain.
McDonalds - 121 E Shirley St, Mt Union, PA
Classic fast food restaurant with both drive thru and sit down options.
In Three Springs, PA (15 minutes away)
Spring Creek Diner - 8781 Hudson St, Three Springs, PA
Traditional diner fare
In Huntingdon, PA (30 minutes away)
Standing Stone Coffee - 1229 Mifflin St., Huntingdon, PA
Coffee shop featuring breakfast and lunch options
Woody's BBQ - 7620 Lake Raystown Shopping Center, Huntingdon, PA
Barbecue restaurant with a variety of American fare.
Boxer's Cafe - 410 Penn Street, Huntingdon, PA
Great beer joint with a friendly atmosphere and a decent selection of sandwiches and burgers
Huntingdon's only fine-dining establishment.
Other Area Attractions
Swigart Museum - 12031 William Penn Hwy, Huntingdon, PA
America's Oldest Antique Automobile Museum
Phone: (814) 643-0885
Learn more about the history of the East Broad Top Railroad and the mining communities on Broad Top Mountain!
Phone: (814) 635-2388
Broad Top Area Coal Miner's Museum - 105 Church Street, Robertsdale, PA
Learn about the mining communities on Broad Top Mountain, which the East Broad Top Railroad served!
Phone: (814) 907-1788
Museum of farm and home memorabilia/antiques!
Phone: (814) 643-9740
Historic Mansion and museum
Phone: (814) 942-3916
Art museum at Penn State.
Phone: (814) 865-7673
Tours of a beautiful natural cavern!
Phone: (814) 643-0268