Entertainment Venues in the Poconos
Shawnee-on-Delaware. Shows held on the Main Stage.
Matinees begin at 2pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Evening shows are at 8pm on Fridays and Saturdays.
Special evening shows at 8pm on December 19th and
2nd and December 27-31st. Senior Matinees are held
on Fridays at 2pm and kid's night is Friday.
Mauch Chunk Opera House See Schedule
and Buy Tickets
Jim Thorpe, PA The finest listening room in the region.
This historic 1882 Vaudeville theater offers an intimate
concert setting with acoustics that rival those of
Carnegie Hall. See national touring artists up close,
and after the show enjoy meet-and-greets with every
Saturdays Poconuts Comedy Club, Pocono Brewing Company,
Rt 611, Swiftwater, PA. Come for the best comedy in
Street Grill :
Sarah St., Stroudsburg. 424-9120. Best in Original
Music 2000. Music most nights, open mike on Wednesdays.
A mixed group mostly under 35.
Peak Concerts -- See
Schedule and Tickets
Penn's Peak is a cozy venue located in Penn
Forest Township in the western Pocono Mountains of
Pennsylvania that can comfortably host 1,800 concertgoers
with its spacious dance floor, lofty ceilings, twin
bars and restaurant. The
Venue is about 1.5 hours from Philadelphia, and 2
from New York City. Complete with a broad open-air
deck for summertime revelry, Penns Peak patrons
enjoy a breathtaking overlook of nearby Beltzville
Lake, plus a commanding, picturesque 50-mile panoramic
view of northeastern Pennsylvanias Appalachian
5 Main Street Delaware Water Gap , PA 18327
Deer Head Inn, home of jazz in the Pocono Mountains
for more than 60 years, and is a nonsmoking establishment,
is the oldest continuously running jazz club in
COVE HAVEN Resort Nightclub:
Lake Wallenpaupack. 226-4506. Couples resort.
Often the best headliners in the summer season.
Open to the general public in the evenings. Comedy,
Magician, Show group on Weekends.
STREAM Resort Nightclub:
Rt 940 Paradise Valley. 839-8881. Show
room, nightly entertainment. Open to the general
public in the evenings. Comedy, Magician, Show group
POCONO PALACE Resort Nightclub:
Rt 209, Marshalls Creek. 588-6692. Show room. Open
to the general public in the evenings. Comedy, Magician,
Show group on Weekends.
Tannersville. 629-1661. Entertainment
weekends in the lounge in ski season and on the
deck in summer. You'll want to check their schedule.
Great entertainment during the Winter Ski season.
Main Street Stroudsburg. 421-2200. Eclectic rock
for the college set, weekends.
Rt 611, Bartonsville, PA DJ or live band Fridays
Rt 611, Tannersville, PA 18372 Long running murder
mystery dinner theater Fridays year around.
Rt 209 and I-80, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301 DJ on
Friday and Saturday nights
114 Catharine St, Milford, PA 18337 Classic Art
Style movie house. Home of the yearly Black Bear
151 Grey Towers Drive , Milford, PA 18337 Summer
Concert Series. Also, Mansion Tours The public is
welcome to visit Grey Towers National Historic Site
for guided tours of the mansion and garden. The
grounds are open from sun-up to sun-down year round.
Natural resource groups are invited to use the Grey
Towers conference center for meetings and workshops.
205 Route 507, Hawley, PA 18428. Enjoy live music
every Friday night at the pub at Ehrhardt's Waterfront
524 Main Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360 Phone: (570)
420-2808 Built in the 1920s, the recently renovated
Sherman Theater is equipped to present many of today's
biggest shows. Complete with full bar and complete
concession stand, the Sherman Theater offers everything
needed for a complete evening of entertainment.
Audiences and performers alike have been awed by
the sound, comfort, and historic feel of this incredible
351 Foster Hill Road, Milford, PA 18337, Phone:
(570) 296-7281 Bull riding, barrel splitting, balloon
bustin', and steer ropin' rough riders compete each
Saturday night in a 1,000 seat professional
arena at Malibu Dude Ranch. Complete with rodeo
clown antics and captivating intermission performances.
The rodeo begins with a patriotic tribute to all
our armed forces with the presentation of each division's
flag proudly carried into the arena on horseback.
There will be plenty of local vendors selling food,
drinks, and other Western keepsakes. Admission for
the Saturday night rodeos is just $15 for adults
and $10 for children. The rodeo begins at 7pm.
Settlers Inn at Bingham Park Restaurant
4 Main Avenue Hawley, Hawley, PA 18428 Phone: (800)
833-8527 Enjoy jazz on the deck every Wednesday
at The Settlers Inn. Live jazz from 6-9pm, rain
Winter - Father Time rewards us with 60 more
daylight minutes of playtime, Mother Nature
flirts with enticing 65 degree temperatures, and
the countryside lures us with lush, fragrant,
green mountains. We at PoconosBest.com wonder,
can the outdoors be any more appealing during spring
than in the Poconos? Perhaps, but surpassing the
recreational possibilities centered around 150
lakes, 13 waterfalls, and 170 river
miles highlighting 2,400 square miles of
natural charm is a tall order--anywhere.
the water? Thrill seekers raft the picturesque
Lehigh Gorge at Whitewater
Challengers Outdoors Adventures, while the
more sedate find fishing such favorite spots as Brady's
Lake, Peck's Pond, Hidden Lake, Lake Wallenpaupack,
and the West Branch of the Delaware River the
BEST in the East. The rest leisurely explore the Delaware's
splendor at a paddle's pace with Kittatiny
Canoes. But, if you prefer a family picnic
beside a waterfall, we've got two suggestions:
and Bushkill Falls, both mesmerizing wonders.
the drier side, a sunny round on one of the many fine
area golf courses is a given:
Hideaway Hills, Cliff Park, and Buck Hills Golf Club
are suggestions. And for those weak for a different
passion, honeymooning at any of the four exquisite
Caesars' Resorts can
keep any relationship on track. Returning to outdoor
activity, however, horseback riding along scenic country
trails at Mountain Creek
Riding Stables is a must for folks into that
sort of thing; we suggest the up-close and personal
captivation of nature's rebirth hiking (some of) the
25 miles along the Appalachian Trail. The faster crowd
finds biking in the Jim Thorpe area outstanding.
as the day ends, there remains plenty of nightlife,
good food, and accommodations from quaint to luxurious.
PoconosBest: rates Skytop
highest for family resorts. For eateries with ambiance,
here's the short list: Stroudsmoor for Easter
dinner and any Sunday Brunch; The
Stone Bar for lunch and dinner; Alaska
Pete's for the same and barroom party atmosphere
truth, there's so much to do in this special time
of year, you'll just have to keep coming back to
hit all the best spots. And when you do, live,
love, have fun, splurge a little, spoil yourselves,
and enjoy springtime in the Poconos (has a
nice ring to it, don't you think?) because it is,
like the movie title says, "as good
as it gets."