Looking for history or culture? How about some cool winter fun? If so, visit Jim Thorpe in the Pocono Mountains, for the WinterFest 2012 celebration, where you can find history, culture, art, and family-fun all rolled up into one cool weekend.
Jim Thorpe WinterFest 2012 features a variety of events and activities that will please everyone in the family. Visitors can marvel at the ice carving demonstrations where you can see works of art sculpted right in front of your very eyes. Perhaps you and your family can take a step back in time with a Civil War re-enactment by the PA 69th Irish Volunteers; visitors can watch the drills and marches, children can participate in activities!
WinterFest 2012 will also host live performances including blues, rock, and concert band music. Children of all ages can delight in a juggling and magic performance. Whether you want to jam out, go back in time, or sit in awe, the entertainment portion of WinterFest 2012 will certainly fulfill whatever it is you enjoy.
In addition to carving demonstrations, war re-enactments, music and magic, visitors can relax and take in the sites of Jim Thorpe on a horse-drawn carriage ride. Keep in mind that most local shops, restaurants, and attractions will offer awesome deals during WinterFest. Make sure to ask for a coupon flyer at the train station in Jim Thorpe or at participating businesses.
So bundle up the family and visit the beautiful town of Jim Thorpe for WinterFest 2012! Until next time... Celebrate family, friends, and traditions.