!!Attention Wish Families!!


email info@pickinforwishes.org  or

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Our Wish List

There are a few items that we need to make this year the best event yet! If you are looking for a way to help we would be most grateful for

Straw, Straw & more Straw

As you know, we have received a lot of rain.  We may need straw for the weekend of the festival.  Please let us know if you are able to assist.


Volunteers are needed for Friday afternoon setup, early Saturday morning setup, event assistance, Saturday night tear down, Sunday final tear down, packing and cleaning.

Members of the planning committee are generally on the grounds beginning noon Friday until late afternoon Sunday,

Miscellaneous Items

Hand wipes/baby wipes

Royal blue plastic tablecloths

Misc. items for wish kid treat bags

A True Family Event!

  • $10 in advance/$15 at gate

  • Children under 12 free with adult

  • Rain or Shine - no refunds

  • Free Parking

  • Tons of kid's activities

  • Basket Auction/Raffles

  • Food and Craft Vendors

  • BYOB - no glass please

  • Bring your own chairs, blankets, and canopies

  • Fishing dam on grounds


  • Camping - rough camping​ only, no showers or hookups

  • Campers welcome Thursday, August 23 at 9:30 am

  • Free camping!  Please make reservation by calling 814-932-2794

a bluegrass festival to benefit


Saturday, August 25, 2018

Cresson Sportsman's

1224 St. Joseph St.
Loretto, PA  15940

Music from 12:00 am to 8:30 pm

Gates open 10:00 am

Just Announced

This just in! 

Tickets are now on sale!!

Your ticket is your entry into the festival as well as your chance to win these fantastic prizes*.

Grand Prize

Trip for two to Las Vegas!!

(includes airfare, hotel and transfers)

Other prizes

$100 Hoss's Gift Card

Mini Coors Light Refrigerator

Golfer's Package

Two (2) Penn State Football Tickets

$100 Giant Eagle Gift Card

Two (2) Steelers Football Tickets

$100 Sheetz Gift Card

$100 in Lottery Tickets

*need not be present to win