- Learn to ski day at various
locations throughout the Poconos. This event occurs
during the first week of January. For about $10 dollars
folks new to ths sport can learn to ski. Watch new news
or this space for more details.
- Ice Tee Golf Tournament on Lake Wallenpaupack.
Golf 9 holes on frozen Lake Wallenpaupack
- Beach Party Weekend at Camelback Ski Resort.
During the second weekend in March, join us in the lounge
and on the slopes for skiing in shorts, summer drinks,
and bathing suits in the bar. Camelback's sister city
(Ocean City, NJ) sends sand, life boats and sometimes
the Ocean Patrol to convert the lounge area into a Beach
Party. Squirt guns have geen banned! (Probably cause
they were to000oo much fun)
Patrick's Day Parade - from Stroudsburg High School
to Dansbury Depot. The Sunday after St Patrick's day.
Mrching bands, fire Departments and Politicians.
Brews of America Beer Festival - Split Rock Resort The
10th Annual Great Brews From Around The World International
Beer Festival, scheduled to take place in April , 2008
from 1PM to 5PM. This indoor event will feature 30 of
the world's finest breweries, along with fabulous music
and crafts. Food purveyors offering international menus
will also be in attendance, and seminars related to
International beer topics will be featured.
Greatest Celtic Festival May
You don't have to be Irish to enjoy the Poconos Celtic
Music Festival at Jack Frost Mountain. This music festival
is a hodgepodge of a Celtic summer music festival and
an Irish fair, complete with lots of singing, dancing,
and specialty foods. Enjoy the crowds and atmosphere
at this unique Irish & Celtic music festival.
Wine and Food Festival June ,
17th Annual Great Tastes of Pennsylvania Wine and Food
Festival - The two day outdoor festival, held from 12
to 6pm on the grounds of Split Rock Resort located in
beautiful Lake Harmony, will feature continuous musical
entertainment on three separate stages, up to 30 of
Pennsylvania's finest wineries and a wide selection
of food vendors to tempt your tastebuds. Educational
Seminars will be held during the Festival so check them
out and learn some new things about wine.Split Rock
also offers a weekend package for our overnight guests.
Each Festival attendee will receive a commemorative
wine tasting glass, and you must be over 21 to be served.
Fireworks at Shawnee - July Musical Entertainment,
Vendors, Shawnee Place for the Kids, plus a great Barbecue!
Fireworks at dusk. Parking Fee of $s per car load benefits
the SHAWNEE VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY
The Pocono Blues Festival has been rated as one
of the top Blues Festivals in the country. A beautiful
Pocono setting and some of the hottest blues acts in
the country make Jack Frosts Pocono Blues Festival
unforgettable. Fans from around the country and world
converge every year on Jack Frost for the annual Pocono
Blues Festival that has featured over 280 nationally
and internationally renowned artists over the past 15
Achievement Awards have been presented to Ruth Brown,
Clarence Gatemouth Brown, Honeyboy Edwards,
Robert Lockwood Jr, Pinetop Perkins, Son Seals, Snooky
Pryor, Carey Bell, Lonnie Brooks, Buddy Guy, Willie
Kent, and others. Pocono Blues Festival has the reputation
of bringing in the best national artists, with a focus
on contemporary and traditional acoustic or electric
blues, southern soul, and sacred steel music.
and Crafts Festival Columbus Day Weekend, Jack
Frost Mountain, Tickets Available at the Gate.This festival
features artisans exhibiting everything from fine art
to country and contemporary crafts, plus a Ski Swap,
Classic Car Display, and Corvette Display. Get away
for the weekend in one of our lovely townhomes right
at the mountain. Enjoy the crisp, cool mountain air
and the spectacular fall foliage.
and Irish Festival
Pocono Garlic Festival Sept. 1 & 2 (Usually Labor Day
Weekend)“Indulge all your garlic fantasies”. This
fun-filled festival is a mixture of aromatic and tasty
foods laced with Pocono-grown garlic and a spectacular
variety of entertainment from blues to bluegrass. Festival
hours are 10:00AM – 6:00PM both days. Click to our web
site (or call 570 421-7231) for event pricing and advance
of the Arts Festival - Delaware Water Gap, PA Friday
- Sunday - September "I have a dream, that
musicians will be known in the Delaware Water Gap, like
the trees are known. Something that is forever."
- co-founder Phil Woods - many times Grammy winner.
The Delaware Water Gap Celebration of the Arts is a
non-profit organization founded by Phil Woods, Rick
Chamberlain and Ed Joubert in 1978 to foster an appreciation
of jazz and its relationship to other artistic disciplines.
COTA's major focus is its outdoor arts Festival held
annually the weekend after Labor Day. Participating
musicians, artists, and vendors are from the area of
the Pocono Mountains. Besides showcasing many nationally
recognized musicians and artists who have chosen to
live in this scenic area, the COTA Festival also provides
an opportunity for talented, though lesser-known, musicians
to be recognized.
annual Pocono Mountains Elvis Festival is a
three day festival honoring the music, life and fans
of Elvis Presley®, the King of Rock and Roll®.
Working with Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. we've created
a world class event respectful to everything that Elvis®
stood for. The festival is produced by Sherry Management,
LLC , producers of the LakeGeorge.com Elvis Festival
and the New England Elvis Festival and co producer of
the new Las Vegas Elvis Fest . The Lake George,
NY event is the second-largest of its kind outside of
Rodeo and Chili Cook-off Sept Professional
Cowboys competing in 5 events, including: Saddle Bronc
Riding, Bull Riding, Bareback Bronc Riding, Calf Roping
and Bull Dogging. Also the women will compete in a WPRA
sanctioned Barrel Race. Live country band, country line
dancing and a country & western vendor’s bazaar.
Chili cook-off sampling included with admission. Rodeo
begins at 2:00 pm both days. Gates open at 11:30am.
Click to our web site (or call 570 421-7231) for event
pricing and advance ticket information.
Timber and Balloon Oct.
MEGA EVENT! Featuring IRONJACK Timber Team Lumberjack
Shows that include Log Rolling, Pole Climbing, Axe and
Chainsaw Competitions, Buck Sawing and More. Live, Good
Time Bands, Pig Races & Chainsaw Sculpture, Food
& Craft Vendors, Scenic Chairlift Rides, Sky-Diving
Exhibition and of course Spectacular HOT AIR BALLOONS!
This is prime Fall Foliage Time! Also, a Friday Night
Balloon Glow and Fireworks Display. Click to our web
site (or call 570 421-7231) for event hour, pricing
and advance ticket information.
Day Weekend - October - Jack Frost Mountain
- This festival features artisans exhibiting everything
from fine art to country and contemporary crafts, plus
a Ski Swap, Classic Car Display, and Corvette Display.
Get away for the weekend in one of our lovely townhomes
right at the mountain. Enjoy the crisp, cool mountain
air and the spectacular fall foliage. On Saturday and
Sunday, car clubs from the Mid-Atlantic States will
be taking part in our Fifth Annual Classic Car and Corvette
Display. Check out these fabulous cars and cast your
vote for "Best in Show," "Best Paint
Job," and "Best Engine." You'll be amazed
at the variety of makes and models available to view.
Ice Festival during President's Weekend - Downtown Stroudsburg,
PA 18360 - Bundle up for this Downtown Stroudsburg
festival to celebrate the season of love with romantic
dining, shopping, and the enchanting display of ice
sculptures. Downtown Stroudsburg will be hosting the
Annual Ice Festival during President's Weekend on Saturday.
There will be an ice carving demonstration from noon
until 3 p.m. on the corner of 7th and Main Street and
there will be numerous other sculptures along Main Street.
There will be amazing three dimensional ice sculptures
displayed throughout Downtown Stroudsburg in front of
many of the great stores. Be sure to watch the live
ice carving demonstration.