Coming Events

Places to BE

While we’ve shared a few area features focused on events and places to be, here’s a bit more to see while enjoy all the Pocono Mountains has to offer: 

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Memorial Weekend Events

SATURDAY – MAY 27

MOUNT POCONO

MOUNT POCONO VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY FAIRGROUNDS

MAYFEST

Gates open 11a.m. 570.420.2808  shermantheater.com

Come together for food, fun and music at the Sherman Theater Stage with live performances plus a military ceremony.

FREE Concert

 

SUNDAY – MAY 28

TOBYHANNA

POCONO MOUNTAINS MUNICIPAL AIRPORT

COMMUNITY AVIATION DAY FLY-IN’ DRIVE-IN’

8a.m. – 2 p.m. 800.321.5890  RotaryFlyInBreakfast.com

Experience the wonders of aviation with FREE plane rides  for kids, craft booths, giveaways, displays, an antique car show & more. Find details on page 9.

FREE Admission

Pancake Breakfast Tickets: $10 adults/$6 kids 12 & under

 

MONDAY – MAY 29

BELTZVILLE

BELTZVILLE STATE PARK

PA HIKING WEEK HIKE

9a.m. – 11a.m. 610.377.0045  events.dcnr.pa.gov/beltzville_state_park

Enjoy Pine Run cove trail’s 2.5 mile path filled with wildflowers and a variety of wildlife from rabbits and deer; to groundhogs and turtles.

Wear appropriate shoes

 

THURSDAY – JUNE 1

STROUDSBURG

KETTLE CREEK ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER

CANOE/KAYAK TRIP AT THE BOG

10a.m. 8050 Running Valley Road, 570.629.3061 mcconservation.org

Join a paddling trip into the Bog Preserve at Cranberry Creek.  Program lasts 3 hours. Participants must bring their own kayak or canoe.

Pre-registration required & limited

Cost: $6 Adults / $4 Kids under 12

 

SATURDAY – JUNE 3

STROUDSBURG

KETTLE CREEK ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER

POKING IN A POND

10a.m. 8050 Running Valley Road, 570.629.3061 mcconservation.org

Learn about cool pond critters. Wear shoes that can get wet or muddy.

Cost: $6 Adults / $4 Kids under 12

 

SUNDAY – JUNE 4

DINGMANS FERRY

POCONO ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER

CREATE YOUR OWN WALKING STICK

1p.m. to 4p.m.   538 Emery Road, 570.828.2319, peec.org.

Wood, tools, gloves and aprons provided along with suggestions & pointers on how to personalize.

Preregistration Required-Maximum 14 Spaces

Cost: $25

 

SUNDAY – JUNE 4

POCONO PINES

9TH ANNUAL PANTHER POUNCE 5K & 1Mile Fun Run

9a.m.  Tobyhanna Elementary Center, 398 Old Route 940, pantherpounce.webs.com

Benefitting Make-A-Wish Foundation & Jeaneane Pavlicka Memorial Scholarship Fund.

All ages. Registration required.

Cost: 5K $25 with 1Mile Fun Run $15

 

SATURDAY & SUNDAY – JUNE 24 & 25

POCONO PINES

FINE ARTS & CRAFTS SHOW

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday & 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. 398 Old Route 940. 570.646.0826 Irene or Carol. Benefiting Clymer Library and Tobyhanna Elementary Center PTO Programs, enjoy musical entertainment, basket raffles and more!

 

 

WEDNESDAY – AUGUST 2

POCONO PINES

The Clymer Library Fundraising House Tour & Brunch

 Tour some of the most elegant and historic homes in Tobyhanna Township, including residences in Pinecrest Lake Golf & Country Club, Lake Naomi/Timber Trails & Arrowhead Lakes. Enjoy a brunch at the Lake Naomi Clubhouse prior to the tour. To purchase tickets, stop in at the library beginning on June 2.  Cost: Brunch and House Tour: $38, Brunch Only at Lake Naomi Clubhouse: $20, House Tour Only: $18

allWAYS onGOING 

Barley Creek2Free Brewery Tours and Beer Tastings, Barley Creek Brewing Company, Sullivan Trail and Camelback Road, Tannersville, (570) 629-9399, www.barleycreek.com. Free brewery tours are offered every day at 12:30 p.m. See the tanks and mills at the brewpub and learn how great beer is made! Tours are followed by free tastings of assorted Barley Creek brews. All ages welcome for tours; tastings restricted to participants 21 and older. Group tours by appointment.

 

HouseofCandles_fbCandle Making Demonstrations,  House of Candles, Route 715, Henryville, (570) 629-1953, www.houseofcandles.com. See candles made at the Oldest Candle Shop of the Poconos! Dip your own “wax hand” between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. See website for details.