Altoona’s Parks & Trails Map

Altoona’s trails weave their way throughout the city, providing access to our many parks, restaurants, and other community amenities. We created a nifty parks & trails map to help you explore all we have to offer.

Try Your Luck at Prairie Meadows

When March arrives, excitement ensues with the coming of spring weather. While the warmth will be celebrated soon, get out of the house and come out to Prairie Meadows Racetrack…

The Buzz: Spring Break in Altoona

Planning a spring break staycation? Coming into town with friends or family? Have a blast right here in Altoona. Check out our suggestions for events, activities, destinations, and other spring…

Palace Entertainment to Acquire Adventureland

Palace Entertainment, a subsidiary of Parques Reunidos, one of the leading global operators of amusement parks with more than 60 different attractions assets around the world, today announces its acquisition…

Altoona Palooza Makes its Glorious, Muddy Return

After a pandemic-year hiatus, the community festival returns Saturday, August 28th at the Sam Wise Sports Complex. This year’s event features new activities, old favorites—and, of course, the infamous Mud Volleyball Tournament.