- 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)
Day Parade - from Stroudsburg High School to Dansbury Depot. The
Sunday after St Patrick's day. Mrching bands, fire Departments and
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 , The
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
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 years. Lifetime
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
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 ticket information.
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 Memphis, TN.
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.