A short ten-minute drive takes you from Blueberry Meadows
to traffic lights and civilization featuring fine dining, entertainment
and shopping. Johnstown and the quaint town of Bedford are a 25 minute
drive, with Altoona, Somerset and historic Ligonier less than an hour
Windber is home to the critically acclaimed Arcadia Theater featuring
professional musicians and larger groups from entertainment venues such
as Las Vegas and Atlantic City. Several blocks away is the Windber Research
Institute, an innovative biomedical think tank specializing in the research
of breast cancer, cardiovascular risk and disease and challenges of
fitness and metabolic balance.
Just a few miles distant is the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown's
beautiful campus and the Johnstown business park. Johnstown's special
events include Thunder in the Valley, the AAABA Tournament and the Folkfest.