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Erie Tourism & Sightseeing

Erie Tourism and Sightseeing
Erie is Pennsylvania's only Great Lakes Port City and boasts a wealth of natural beauty and fascinating history. Erie is situated along picturesque Presque Isle Bay, one of the world's best-protected harbors surrounded by a 3,200-acre peninsula, Presque Isle State Park. Enjoy Presque Isle State Park with 7 miles of sandy beaches, trails and plenty of outdoor recreation including swimming, fishing, boating, skiing, birding and the Tom Ridge Environmental Center, an educational fun way to learn the history of the Park. Travel downtown for Broadway shows, riveting theatrical performances, philharmonic delights, and comedy club entertainment. Explore acres of vineyards at local wineries. Enjoy dinner and a show at unique interactive dinner theaters. Root for our professional sports teams: Erie Seawolves AA baseball, Erie Otters OHL hockey or the Erie Bayhawks NBA D-League basketball. Splash around at Splash Lagoon Indoor Water Park or experience thrill rides and slides at Waldameer Park and Water World. Put your skies on for downhill or cross-country outdoor fun. Find everything you expect from a big metropolitan city with the affordability and charm of a smaller town.

Top Erie Attractions

Waldameer Park & Water World
Splash Lagoon Indoor Water Park
Splash Lagoon Indoor Water Park Resort
Asbury Woods Nature Center
Erie Civic Center

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Top Erie Events

Erie's Wild Rib Cook Off & Music Festival

Slipknot with special guest Hatebreed

Slipknot - VIP Meet & Greet Packages at Erie Insurance Arena

Brian Regan at Warner Theatre


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Top Places to Stay in Erie

Stay at the best rated hotels in Erie. We only send customers a survey once they have completed their stay at a specific hotel. This ensures that our customer reviews are accurate! The following places to stay in Erie, PA are the higest ranked by our customers. View the hotel to see the comments and scores. With over 53,000 reviews of hotel rooms in Pennsylvania alone, you can't go wrong!

Comfort Suites Edinboro
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From $76 / night.

Hampton Inn Erie-South
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From $149 / night.

Hilton Garden Inn Erie
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From $109 / night.

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites North East
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From $95 / night.

Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel
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From $159 / night.

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Inexpensive Places to Stay in Erie

Why pay more? If you are looking for cheap rates for hotels, these hotels are at least 30 percent less than the average room rate of $81.

Americas Best Value Inn
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From $60 / night.

Days Inn Erie
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From $60 / night.

Econo Lodge Erie
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From $60 / night.

Red Roof Inn Erie
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From $61 / night.

Super 8 Erie/I 90
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From $59 / night.

Best Time to Visit Erie

The best time to visit Erie, PA is in the summer and fall. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the upper 60's and highs in the mid 70's. Nights are cool with lows in the low 60's. Fall temperatures are cold with averages in the upper 40's and highs in the mid 50's. Fall nights are cold with lows in the low 40's.

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Monthly Temperatures in Erie

Month Low Avg High
January 20.3 26.9 33.5
February 20.9 28.2 35.4
March 28.2 36.5 44.7
April 37.9 46.8 55.6
May 48.7 58.1 67.4
June 58.5 67.4 76.2
July 63.7 72.1 80.4
August 62.7 70.9 79.0
September 55.9 64.0 72.0
October 45.5 53.3 61.0
November 36.4 42.9 49.3
December 26.8 32.7 38.6

Erie Weather

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