Community and Home Cooking are on the Menu at Amish Wedding Dinner Event

– by Cara Aungst

On Saturday, March 26, the Nittany Valley Amish Community will be holding their crowd-favorite Nittany Valley Benefit Dinner featuring the menu of a traditional Amish wedding.

“Tradition, a sense of community and delicious Amish cooking are all served up at the. For anyone wanting to experience our Amish culture in a very authentic way, this event is one you won’t want to miss,” says HVAB Public Relations Director Lesley Kistner.

Amish wedding dinner

“Tradition, a sense of community and delicious Amish cooking are all served up at the. For anyone wanting to experience our Amish culture in a very authentic way, this event is one you won’t want to miss,”

says HVAB Public Relations Director Lesley Kistner.

“Amish businesses and products are part of the rich fabric of Happy Valley’s rural and agricultural landscape. We are fortunate that locals and visitors can experience this unique culture in a genuine way.”

The event is buffet style, and features the menu of a traditional Amish wedding, with dishes like pulled roasted chicken and filling, fresh-baked bread and homemade coleslaw, followed by just-churned ice cream and homemade pie (you can see the full menu here).

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The seating is family-style with one hour time slots starting at 12:00 and running through 6:00 p.m. There is also takeout available if you aren’t comfortable dining in (or if you’d like to take more home to enjoy later!).

Tickets are only:

  • $20 per adult (18 & over)
  • $18 for seniors (65 & over)
  • $18 for children (11 – 17)
  • $7 for children (5 – 10)
  • Free for Children 4 & under when accompanied by adults.

The Nittany Valley Benefit Dinner proceeds help Happy Valley’s Amish parochial school system.

Don’t delay! This one-of-a kind event is only held twice a year, and spots fill quickly! Call Katie at (814) 383-2008 or Sylvia at (814) 380-2499 to make your reservations today.

The Happy Valley Adventure Bureau publishes up-to-date event information at HappyValley.com/events