Surely Shawnee…Autumn Timber Festival Saturday & Sunday, October 10 & 11


Shawnee FestivalsShawnee Mountain Ski Area, one of the top Pocono Mountains resort destinations, holds quite a reputation for hosting amazing outdoor attractions. A skill for harnessing the captivation of the area’s seasonal transition, this status stands with October’s Autumn Timber and Pocono Food Truck festivals ready to stir the slumbering slopes before ski season.

Autumn Timber Festival returns Saturday and Sunday, October 10 and 11. Open to the public 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days, this event features exciting shows and activities the entire family can enjoy!

From Timber Team Lumberjack Shows where you’ll witness head to head competitions including log roll, axe throw and chain saw carving, to Mutt-allica a Real Dog and Pony Show with canines performing tricks and the talents of Darlin’ Dixie the Mini Horse.

A touch of autumn lends the ideal backdrop for Scenic Chairlift Rides as entertaining Blacksmithing and Chainsaw Sculpture Demos stir excitement with guests squealing at the sight of Sue Wee Pig & Ugly Pig Races.

Then comes Pocono Food Truck Festival welcoming all to devour the tastes of over 20 regional food trucks and vote for your favorite the weekend of October 17 and 18 open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Sights, sounds and sensational fun fill this celebration of transportable culinary talents including live music, Quad Races and a Monster Truck Show!                   

Shawnee Mountain Ski Area is located nearby on Hollow Road in Shawnee-On-Delaware.

One and two day tickets for each of these fall festivals can be purchased in advance or at the gate and the parking is free!