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Posted: August 23rd, 2012

Celebrate Good Times!

CelebrateErie is one of Erie’s biggest events, and the Street View team had it covered.  Four days of food, dancing, family fun and concerts took over State Street from 3rd to 11th street.  This year The Buckinghams, Ace Frehley and Phil Vassar were the headlining concerts.  The annual festival draws tens of thousands of people [...]


Posted: August 23rd, 2012

A Roarin’ Good Time

Street View was busy last weekend with our coverage of Roar on the Shore. The annual bike rally brings in almost 10,000 biker and thousands more in biker enthusiasts. Here’s some highlight imagery from the 4 day event. We photographed licence plates and found sixteen different states attending the festivities, here’s some of the further [...]


Posted: July 10th, 2012

Segways, greek fests, bikers and more!

It’s been a busy start to the month at Street View. We’ve been covering all kinds of events and special features.  First up, we took a ride on the new segway tours at Peek’n Peak resort and spa.  These off-road segways were a blast to ride and even easier to learn.  Check out the full [...]


Posted: July 3rd, 2012

Fireworks at Canadohta Lake

The fireworks at Canadohta Lake, just outside Union City, are some of the best in the region and definitely worth the 45 minute drive from Erie.  The show is fired from Shreve Ridge Road just west of the lake, but it’s visible from anywhere along the shoreline.  With so many vantage points, traffic usually isn’t a problem [...]


Posted: April 24th, 2012

Street View visits Dance Vibe for Send-Off Party

A local dance company Dance Vibe received a bid to Dance Worlds 2012 at the Walt Disney Resort in Orlando, FL.  On Tuesday April 23, Dance Vibe had a send-off party for the sponsors, participants and families of Dance Vibe’s open team. Street View stopped by to get some images of the event.  They had [...]


Posted: October 12th, 2011

Backyard tourist: haunted happenings

What’s there to do in Erie when the weather makes strolling in a bikini on the beach no longer a good idea? GoErie.com is highlighting unique attractions in the Erie region, so this fall you can be a tourist in your own backyard. Check out our Halloween page, GoErie.com/halloween. There you can watch videos about [...]


Posted: September 23rd, 2011

REMA’s this Sunday

This Sunday is the weekend fans of the Erie music scene have been waiting all year for: the Rock Erie Music Awards. This year, the awards are extra-special: we’re celebrating our 5th anniversary! Make sure to follow us on twitter @RockErie for updates from the show. Doors open at 6pm and the show starts at 7pm [...]


Posted: August 28th, 2011

Fair Food Saturday: Garbage Fries

State and County fairs are infamous for their eclectic food offerings. A week’s worth of food for a week at the Crawford County Fair. What: Garbage Fries at Parker’s Concessions Description: I’d seen the bowls all over the fair. Piled high with everything from bacon and cheese to sour cream and pork, these bowls of [...]


Posted: August 26th, 2011

Fair Food Friday: Chocolate Peanut Butter Milkshake

State and County fairs are infamous for their eclectic food offerings. A week’s worth of food for a week at the Crawford County Fair. What: Chocolate Peanut Butter Milkshake at General Store Concessions Description: “It tastes like a Reese’s cup shake,” said server Brittany Sala. Blend chocolate soft serve, two big spoonfuls of Peter Pan peanut [...]


Posted: August 26th, 2011

Dave Martin’s Bullride Mania at the Crawford County Fair

12-year-old Zack Parker of Conneaut Lake has a passion that not many other kids his age share: bull riding. Parker started riding two years ago, inspired after seeing a woman ride a bull at a rodeo: she got bucked off. “The bull flipped over her, I watched it when it happened,” he said, “And I thought, [...]