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Each season, the Pocono Mountains lives up to its promise... the spring is fresh, lively and green; the summer sweet, warm and inviting; the fall plentiful, colorful and fragrant; and the winter pure, silent and majestic. Festivals, activities, indoor and outdoor life never slow. 

Hundreds of events and activities take place in the Pocono Mountains each year. Music and food festivals, holiday celebrations, whitewater rafting days, ski season events and NASCAR races are just some of the exciting events that brighten the region throughout the year. Be sure to take advantage the many day deals at area attractions that include water activities, outdoor adventures, golf, and dining!

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03-06-2015 - 03-12-2015
WINTER FARMERS MARKET
1/3/2015 - 3/28/2015
Recurring weekly on Saturday

Times: 8am-noon
Location: Monroe Farmers Market
Venue: Inside Sherman Theater
524 Main Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Phone: (570) 595-2321
Admission: Free

New this year, Monroe Farmers Market has partnered with the Sherman Theater in Downtown Stroudsburg to stay open all winter long. The Monroe Winter Farmers Market will offer great preserved goods, jams and jellies, baked goods, maple syrup, farm fresh eggs, and produce (while available). The Winter Farmers Market will be open until March 28.

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LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
3/1/2015 - 3/8/2015
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Friday, Saturday

Times: 2pm or 8pm
Location: Shawnee Playhouse
552 River Road, Shawnee On Delaware, PA 18356
Phone: (570) 421-5093
Admission: $28/adults; $25/seniors; $15/children 12 and under

A down and out skid row floral assistant becomes an overnight sensation when he discovers an exotic plant with a mysterious craving for fresh blood. Soon Audrey II grows into an ill-tempered, foul-mouthed, R&B-singing carnivore who offers him fame and fortune in exchange for feeding its growing appetite, finally revealing itself to be an alien creature poised for global domination! This show will take place at 2pm on March 1, 6, 8 and 8pm March 7.

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A COOL LOOK AT THE ICE INDUSTRY
3/2/2015 - 3/31/2015
Recurring daily

Times: 9am-4pm
Location: Steamtown National Historic Site
Venue: Steamtown National Historic Site
Lackawanna Avenue and Cliff Street, Scranton, PA 18503
Phone: (570) 340-5206
Admission: Included with park entrance fee.

To celebrate winter and the tradition of ice harvesting in the Pocono Mountains, including the 22nd Annual Tobyhanna Ice Harvest on Mill Pond #1, Steamtown NHS is featuring an exhibit entitled, A Cool Look at the Ice Industry. Through historic artifacts and images from local historical societies and Steamtown's collection, the exhibit traces the path of ice from ponds and lakes to homes and businesses, and presents ice as a resource that shaped a new America. The exhibit, located in the park's Changing Exhibits Gallery, and is open through April 26.

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FOLK & OUTSIDER ART SALE AT ESU
3/2/2015 - 3/13/2015
Recurring every week day

Times: 8:30am-4:30pm weekly; weekend by appointment
Location: East Stroudsburg University
Venue: East Stroudsburg University Innovation Center
562 Independence Road, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Email: bmoses@esu.edu
Phone: (570) 422-3138
Admission: Free

There are over 250 pieces of art available. Bulk of art is in the $20 to $150 range. There is art between $100 to $12,00 available. All proceeds benefit the Sterling Strauser Art Gallery.

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GRATEFUL DEAD EXPERIENCE: THE SCHWAG
3/6/2015  


Location: Sherman Theater
524 Main Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Phone: (570) 420-2808
Admission: $10/in advance; $12/day of show

The Schwag is a band of musicians dedicated to carrying on the vibe and music of the legendary Grateful Dead. Founded in 1991 the band has performed over 3000 concerts all over the United States in their career so far. This group averages 150 shows a year and has a working song list of over 200 songs from the Grateful Dead and Jerry Garcia Band catalog. Wherever they play these guys get the crowd a stompin'. Check them out at the Sherman Theater.

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JIMMIE VAUGHAN AND THE TILT-A-WHIRL BAND
3/6/2015  


Times: Doors 6pm; Showtime 8pm
Location: Penn's Peak
325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Email: info@pennspeak.com
Phone: (866) 605-7325
Admission: $22/in advance; $27/day of show

This is a general admission show. There is a $1 per ticket transaction fee at the Penn's Peak Box Office. Tickets can be purchased at the Penn's Peak Box Office (walk-up only), Roadies Restaurant (walk-up only) or through Ticketmaster. For more information call 866-605-PEAK!

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KIM SIMMONDS AND SAVOY BROWN
3/6/2015  


Times: Doors 7pm; Showtime 8pm
Location: Mauch Chunk Opera House
14 West Broadway, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Phone: (570) 325-0249
Admission: $25

Forty-five years after its debut album, Savoy Brown, led by the great guitarist Kim Simmonds, is still flying the banner of British blues rock, still recording and drawing enthusiastic crowds. Among the best loved, most respected, and longest running of its genre, Savoy Brown is one of the magical names in blues rock. This show celebrates the release of this great new CD, which, like the remarkable Voodoo Moon, whose release was celebrated back in 2012, the music on this new CD says we're in for a great night.

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LIVE MUSIC FRIDAY WITH TEDDY YOUNG
3/6/2015  


Times: 8-11pm
Location: Ledges Hotel
Venue: Glass-Wine. Bar. Kitchen.
119 Falls Avenue, Hawley, PA 18428
Email: info@ledgeshotel.com
Phone: (570) 226-1337
Admission: No cover charge.

Enjoy a rotating line-up of live music in the lounge. Tonight enjoy music with Teddy Young.

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OPEN MIC NIGHT AT COCOON
3/6/2015  


Times: 7-9pm
Location: Cocoon Coffeehouse & Catering Company
Route 6 and Bellmonte Avenue, Hawley, PA 18428
Email: cocoonbarista@gmail.com
Phone: (570) 226-6130
Admission: Free

Organized by Harmony Presents with support from the Downtown Hawley Partnership. Sign-up begins at 6:30pm. Each performer gets two songs or seven minutes. If your strength is in watching and listening, we want you to come too! Everyone is welcome!

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FREE TASTINGS AT MILL MARKET
3/7/2015 - 3/28/2015
Recurring weekly on Saturday

Times: 11am-1pm
Location: Hawley Silk Mill
Venue: Mill Market
8 Silk Mill Drive, Hawley, PA 18428
Email: info@MillMarketPA.com
Phone: (570) 390-4440
Admission: Free

Enjoy tasting unique products sourced regionally. Check the website to see what's being sampled every Saturday.

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GOV'T MULE WITH JOHN SCOFIELD
3/7/2015  


Times: Doors 7pm; Show 8pm
Location: Sherman Theater
524 Main Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Phone: (570) 420-2808
Admission: $35/in advance; $38/day of show

When Allman Brothers Band members, guitarist Warren Haynes and bassist Allen Woody started a side project in 1994, Gov't Mule was born. Come join the Sherman Theater for an evening with Gov't Mule, featuring some sit-in songs with guitar legend John Scofield. This tour will be following the long awaited release of Sco-Mule, a live recording from a 1999 performance in Atlanta featuring the original Gov't Mule lineup accompanied by Scofield.  

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KASHMIR - LED ZEPPELIN TRIBUTE
3/7/2015  


Times: Doors 7:30pm; Show 8:30pm
Location: Mauch Chunk Opera House
14 West Broadway, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Phone: (570) 325-0249
Admission: $23

Kashmir is the most authentic representation of Led Zeppelin on the modern national touring scene. Each of the four band members assumes their individual role with pinpoint accuracy. Kashmir possesses the live stage show, sound, and likeness to bring audiences and fans back to the days when the mighty Led Zeppelin ruled the musical landscape. Check them out at the Mauch Chunk Opera House.

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LIVE MUSIC AT BARLEY CREEK WITH JIM ROBERTI
3/7/2015  


Times: 8-11pm
Location: Barley Creek Brewing Company
1774 Sullivan Trail, Tannersville, PA 18372
Phone: (570) 629-9399
Admission: No cover charge.

Enjoy live music every Saturday night at Barley Creek Brewing Company, the Pocono Mountains Original Brewpub. Great food and handcrafted beer brewed on-site. Free brewery tours daily at 12:30pm.

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LIVE PIANO MUSIC IN THE DINING ROOM
3/7/2015 - 3/28/2015
Recurring weekly on Saturday

Times: 6-10pm
Location: The Settlers Inn at Bingham Park
4 Main Avenue, Hawley, PA 18428
Email: desk@thesettlersinn.com
Phone: (570) 226-2993

Enjoy farm-to-table fine dining while listening to live piano music.

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MARCH ON THE MOUNTAIN
3/7/2015 - 3/29/2015
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday

Times: Saturday noon-5pm; Sunday noon-3:30pm
Location: Mountain View Vineyard Winery & Distillery
5866 Neola Road, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Email: info@mountainviewvineyard.com
Phone: (570) 619-0053

Join Mountain View Vineyard every Saturday and Sunday for incredibly delicious food paired with a glass of wine or warm spiked cider! March 7 and 8, enjoy warm spiked cider, featuring Apple Pie Shine, paired with an apple blossom; March 14 and 15, enjoy corned beef slider with onion blossom horseradish paired with a glass of MVV wine; March 21 and 22, enjoy pulled pork sliders paired with a glass of MVV wine; March 28 and 29, enjoy meatballs in roasted pineapple Habanero sauce paired with a glass of MVV wine. Food pairings will not occur with wine tastings during food events.

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MIZ PLAYS DYLAN
3/7/2015  


Times: 8pm
Location: Hawley Silk Mill
Venue: Harmony Presents
8 Silk Mill Drive, Hawley, PA 18428
Email: jill@silkmillharmony.com
Phone: (570) 588-8077
Admission: $15 - $20

MiZ is a soulful, Rock-Americana artist from Northeast Pennsylvania who is known as an acoustic and electric guitar virtuoso. His sound is directly impacted by the coal mining region of PA and the songs evoke the rustic tones and imagery you would expect from the region and its cultural heritage. The singer/songwriter/guitarist Mike Mizwinski gives name to the band and his solo work and it is his heart and soul, poured into the words and his guitar that drives it all forward. MiZ has opened for America, The Wallflowers, Derek Trucks Band, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Blues Traveler, Shawn Colvin, Lyle Lovett, Leon Russell, Railroad Earth, and many more. Come out for a night of MiZ and Dylan at the Hawley Silk Mill!

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PUBLIC MAPLE SUGARING DAY
3/7/2015  


Times: 10am-3pm
Location: Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center
Venue: Messing Sugar Bush
1254 Marshalls Creek Road, Marshalls Creek, PA 18360
Email: monroecd@ptd.net
Phone: (570) 629-3061
Admission: $5/adult; $3/children under 12; free/members and tree sponsors

The 38th Public Maple Sugaring Day will be held at the Meesing Outdoor Site in Marshalls Creek. The day will feature a tour of the sugar bush including stops to learn about Native American and early pioneer methods of making maple syrup, evaporator process, and methods of identifying and tapping a maple tree. After the tour, everyone will get a chance to taste some of the syrup on freshly made pancakes.

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SHAWNEE MOUNTAIN'S NASTAR RACE SERIES
3/7/2015 - 3/14/2015
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday

Location: Shawnee Mountain
401 Hollow Road, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Email: info@shawneemt.com
Phone: (570) 421-7231 ext. 249

Offered weekends throughout the season. NASTAR is a National Recreational Racing Series giving every day skiers and snowboarders of all ages the thrill of racing. Call for details and race schedule.

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SPRING WATERFALLS
3/7/2015  


Times: 1-3pm
Location: Pocono Environmental Education Center
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
Email: peec@peec.org
Phone: (570) 828-2319
Admission: $12

This is a great time of year to enjoy the waterfalls. See them as they cascade down through chunks of frozen ice and snow. Dress warm, wear sturdy boots, and bring a camera! Call to reserve a seat in the van.

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SUGAR SHACK SCRAMBLE
3/7/2015  


Times: 9am-12:30pm
Location: Pocono Environmental Education Center
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
Email: peec@peec.org
Phone: (570) 828-2319
Admission: $10

Take an orienteering expedition to the Two Saps Sugar Shack. Use a map and compass to reach the sugar shack and then enjoy hot cocoa and pancakes with fresh maple syrup! Sign up for a 9am or 9:30am start time. Spaces are limited!

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WINTER PHOTO WALK
3/7/2015 - 3/28/2015
Recurring every 2 weeks on Saturday

Times: 2-4:30pm
Location: Lori Ryan Photography
Venue: Trails around Lake Wallenpaupack
100 Apple Drive Ste 4, Greentown, PA 18426
Email: laeryan@gmail.com
Phone: (570) 352-2605
Admission: $60

Explore the trails near Lake Wallenpaupack with Lori Ryan as she offers guidance into photographing nature at its best. This workshop examines how light and color change as the day draws to a close. Composition and optimal camera settings will be discussed to create beautiful winter wonderland images.

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FIRE BUILDING
3/8/2015  


Times: 10am-noon
Location: Pocono Environmental Education Center
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
Email: peec@peec.org
Phone: (570) 828-2319
Admission: $5

Learn some primitive fire making skills. Try your hand at a flint and steel fire, a bow drill fire, and more! Ages 10 and up.

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SUNDAY FOR SINGLES – OFF CAMPUS HIKE
3/8/2015  


Times: 1-3pm
Location: Pocono Environmental Education Center
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
Email: peec@peec.org
Phone: (570) 828-2319
Admission: $5

Enjoy a guided hike on a park trail. Explore nature and meet some new people. Call to reserve a seat in the van.

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3/15/2015
St. Patrick's Parade

Visit Jim Thorpe for the famous St. Patty's Day Parade! Enjoy marching bands, floats, marching units, and of course plenty of Irish music. The event will be held rain or shine. More

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3/22/2015
Saint Patrick's Day Parade

Enjoy 90-100 marching units approx eight bands leading the eight divisions of non-profit groups, politicians, and local businesses marching between two boroughs to celebrate the life and good works of St. Patrick of Ireland with a grand Marshall who exhibits the similar characteristics. More