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Erie County

Eat, Drink and Explore the Best of Erie County this Summer! 

Whether you’re planning a weekend stay or a quick day trip, Erie County has something for everyone this Summer. Don’t forget to get in the water and visit Presque Isle State Park… celebrating their 100 Year Anniversary in 2021! Take advantage of swimming, sailing, kayaking, paddle boarding and boat rentals and more. 

Erie has so much to offer for a FUN vacation. Check out Erie’s events and festivals too while you are in town at

Explore the path less traveled and find secluded hiking and biking trails at Asbury Woods. Explore the area’s rich history with self-guided walking tours, or visit one of  museums currently open such as the Erie Children’s Museum, Fort LeBoeuf Museum in Waterford, or take a stroll through Goodell Gardens.

Check out the new African-American Heritage Trail Tour and discover key people, places and events associated with the history of African-Americans in Erie County. Reserve a room in one of the area’s historical bed & breakfasts or waterfront hotels to watch world-class sunsets and enjoy wine, whiskey or craft beer in Erie’s thriving Downtown and Bayfront districts. Shop tax-free clothes at Millcreek Mall, or explore the various unique plazas and specialty stores in the region. 

Introducing the ‘Hello Erie’ Mobile App
We’re excited to announce we’ve made it even EASIER to plan your trip to Erie and map out your experience. Now featured on our Stay, Explore, Eat and DIY Tours pages you can use our embedded maps to see what’s available and where, and easily add it to your own custom itinerary. Bringing friends and family? We’ve got you covered – once you’ve created your itinerary share it with them via text or email. We look forward to having you! Download the ‘Hello Erie’ trip planner app now!