Events at Glendorn for 2019
From nature-rich adventures to culinary ones, there’s always something to do, in every season, at our scenic Northwest Pennsylvania resort. Family-friendly activities, suitable for children of all ages, are part of the regular lineup of what’s available. Plus, we offer special events, such as campfires with complimentary s’more platters and yoga classes, perfect for couples and groups.
Saturday Morning Yoga Session
Join us each Saturday morning at 10:00am for a complimentary group yoga session in the Playhouse Conference Center. Class size is limited and sign-up can be made by calling our Reservations staff or by completing your pre-arrival Concierge form.
Main Lodge Campfires: Saturday Evenings
Join us after dinner at our elegant Main Lodge for an outdoor roaring fire along with s’mores and micro-brews every Saturday evening beginning at 8:00pm year-round.
Memorial Day Weekend – May 24-26, 2019
Kick off the summer in traditional Glendorn fashion on Saturday evening. Join us for a festive Lake Bondieu buffet dinner, complimented by live music and a fireworks display to cap off the night with a bang!
4th of July Celebrations – July 6, 2019
Celebrate the weekend with July 4th festivities! On Saturday July 6th, 2019, dinner will be a paella extravaganza at Lake Bondieu, complete with live music and fireworks!
Blackberry Picking Weekend – August 2 – 4, 2019
The hills of Glendorn are covered with delectable blackberries, enjoyed by the local creatures and guests alike. Guests take a special hike with Executive Chef Kate Bergevin and our guide staff who help locate the best of the crops. Enjoy the literal fruits of your labor in your cabin or send them to the kitchen who will make a delicious dessert for you. Our Spa Director can also incorporate the blackberries into a relaxing spa treatment. Blackberry jam is the departing gift of choice.
Clam Bake Weekend – August 23 – 25, 2019
This year marks our 5th annual Glendorn Clam Bake at Lake Bondieu. Saturday, August 24, 2019, our Culinary Team will create a clam dinner in traditional New England style, paired with paella prepared over the open fire at Lake Bondieu. Add to it all the sweet sounds of live jazz, and this is a true summertime event, proving to be a sell-out affair every year!
Labor Day Weekend – August 30 – September 1, 2019
Savor the last long weekend of the summer season in traditional Glendorn fashion. Saturday, August 31, 2019 Labor Day will be celebrated with a Lake Bondieu buffet dinner, live music, and a fireworks show.
Saturday Wagon Rides in October
Every Saturday in October at 3:00pm, Glendorn hosts a cider press demonstration for guests to observe and participate in at the Main Lodge lawn. Once the apples are pressed, the cider can be consumed in its true form, or enjoyed as part of one of Glendorn’s signature cocktails while riding along in our tractor-pulled wagon. Glendorn’s Signature Whoopie Pies will also be served.
The Holidays at Glendorn
Thanksgiving Holiday – November 28, 2019
Giving thanks whether gathering with family, or friends who’ve become family, is the central theme of this celebration – a favorite among the annual holidays for many. Expect lots of turkey and pumpkin pie! (You many want to work up an appetite with an early-afternoon hike.) All guests join in a late-afternoon meal, served family-style in the dining room, with the option for wine pairings. This grand celebratory meal is followed, several hours later, with mid-evening deliveries of turkey sandwiches and mini pumpkin pies to guest rooms and cabins.
New Year’s Eve Celebrations – December 31, 2019
Goodbye 2019…Hello, 2020 – New Year’s Eve Celebration. Imagine waking up on January 1, 2020 surrounded by nature’s best. Ring in the New Year in Glendorn’s rustic elegant setting! Delight your taste buds with Executive Chef Kate Bergevin’s 6-course tasting menu ($125.00 per person + wine pairings.) The revelry is heightened with live music, plus fireworks and a champagne toast at midnight. (Semi-formal New Year’s Eve Dinner. No black tie required.) Two – night minimum stay requirement.