The Allegheny Riverstone Center for the arts, Riverstone Mansion Tour is an opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful historic houses in western Pennsylvania. The tour will take place Saturday, July 14, 2012. Gates will be open from 11:00am through 6:00pm. Parking will be away from the main compound with a choice to walk or be transported by golf cart to the house and grounds. The carriage house, aviary, greenhouse, barns, and walled gardens will all be open to walking tours and viewing.
There will be live music in the house and staged performances on the grounds. The music will feature two acclaimed regional groups, The Church Street Blues and Border Ride. Music will range from upbeat bluegrass, gospel and old country.
A collection Vintage cars will be strategically placed throughout the grounds to add ambience to the setting. of historic and old firearms, pre-1900’s, will also be on display. To keep the theme of a summer picnic, a pig roast with full fixings, salads, fresh corn etc. will begin at2:00 PM and continue until 5:00 PM.
Carriage rides will be offered throughout the afternoon and there will be a Chinese Auction all day with the winners determined at 5:00pm. You do not have to be present at the time to win. Some of the prizes include, Foxburg gift baskets, Steelers tickets, art work and more. Tickets are $75.00 and include all the events for the entire day. Deadline for purchase of tickets is July 11. Please call 724-766-5598 for tickets.