Spending Time With Family is Fun and Important for One’s Health

Healthy families spend time together having fun. The health benefits of spending quality time with the family are plentiful and range from decreased stress to a higher sense of self-worth.

As parents, you try and provide all you can for your children. Yet with today’s busy schedules, family time can easily fall to the wayside. Have no worries! Summer is here and it’s the perfect time to plan some bonding activities with the family!

Below are some great summer family-friendly events.

Erie Events:

  • Thursdays in the Park – Relax outside and listen to live music Thursdays starting at 7p.m.
  • Sounds of Summer – Enjoy music at various locations around Erie every Monday.
  • Erie Art Museum – Take advantage of free admission every Wednesday and second Sunday.
  • Downtown Erie Food Tour – Learn about Erie’s history and culture while tasting food from locally owned restaurants, bakeries, and specialty shops. Reservations required.
  • Lagoon by Pontoon – Experience Erie’s wildlife on Presque Isle via pontoon boat! Free tours are available throughout the summer.

North Hills:

South Hills:

Downtown: