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/Vrbo locations within a reasonable drive to Rockhill/Orbisonia. Please search their websites directly for a list of local places for weekend/weekday rental.
371 Meadow St, Rockhill, PA
Phone: (814) 447-3984
Center Street, Rockhill PA
11979 William Penn Highway, Huntingdon, PA
Phone: (814) 643-0108
9970 Shaner Blvd, Huntington, PA
Phone: (814) 643-3672
317 Penn St, Huntingdon, PA
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
Phone: (717) 987-3116
10272 Big Valley Pike, Mill Creek, PA
Book via website
582 Grist Mill Road, Burnt Cabins, PA
Phone: (717) 987-3244
16503 Lincoln Hwy, Breezewood, PA
Phone: (814) 735-7666
16621 Lincoln Hwy, Breezewood, PA
16407 Lincoln Hwy, Breezewood, PA
16348 Lincoln Hwy, Breezewood, PA
The 1788 Inn (45 minutes away)
16200 Lincoln Hwy, Breezewood, PA
130 S Breezewood Rd, Breezewood, PA
3101 Chipmunk Crossing, Entriken, PA
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. Cash only.
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.
The Roast Post - 181 US-22, Mt Union, PA
Roadside drive-thru coffee stand with a variety of flavor options.
Clara's Cuisine - 8 W Shirley Street, Mt. Union, PA
Mount Union's first truly authentic Latin American Cuisine! Open Wednesday thru Sunday.
Bricktown Kickn' Chicken - 14 N Jefferson St, Mt. Union, PA
Chicken and American cuisine!
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. Good options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Rikki's Place - 8378 Hudson St, Three Springs, PA
Traditional fare with a country cooking feel. Highly recommended.
Pizza Star II - 100 Main St, Three Springs, PA
Pizza/subs/salads, all with an Italian theme. Please note: This restaurant is cash or check only.
In Huntingdon, PA (30 minutes away)
Traditional American food plus an extensive wine/beer selection.
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
Tavern fare in a great setting.
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
Railroad Museum celebrating Railroad City!
Phone: (814) 946-0834
Year round hunting, camping, fishing, kayaking, hiking, and other recreational activities.
Phone: (814) 658-0060