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Each season the Poconos lives up to its promise... the spring is fresh, lively and green; the summer fragrant, warm and inviting; the fall plentiful, colorful and sweet; 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 or ethnic festivals, holiday celebrations, sidewalk sales, whitewater rafting days and NASCAR are some of the exciting events that make the Poconos so popular. Be sure to take advantage the many day deals at area attractions that include water activities, outdoor adventures, golf, and dining!

In the meetings market? Considering planning your meeting around one of the Poconos' signature events? Or want to see what's going on during your meeting? Use the calendar to search for events on a specific day or week.

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09-17-2014 - 09-23-2014
MILFORD MUSIC FESTIVAL
9/20/2014  


Times: noon
Location: Downtown Milford
Venue: Various Locations Throughout Milford
Harford and Broad Streets, Milford, PA 18337
Email: milfordmusicfest@gmail.com
Phone: (570) 296-8700
Admission: Free
Special Event

The Milford Music Festival in June was a great way to kick off the summer but the fun isn't over. Enjoy one last hurrah with good music and great food. The Milford Music Festival brings you another one-day music extravaganza. Enjoy live music, food, and shopping. Whatever your music tastes, you will find a top local band playing it.

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POCONO BIKE & TRAIN
9/20/2014 - 9/21/2014
Recurring daily

Times: 9am and noon
Location: Adventure Center at Pocono Whitewater: Biking
7 Hazard Square, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Phone: (570) 325-3654
Admission: See Below For Details
Special Event

Step back in time and enjoy a relaxing train ride up the Lehigh Gorge for 25 miles, then pedal your bike back down to Jim Thorpe at your own pace along the Lehigh Gorge Rail-Trail. Remember your camera. The many sparkling waterfalls provide great photo opportunities. Train Ride/Shuttle with your own bike rates: $21.99 per person. Train Ride/Shuttle with bike rental rates: $39.99 per person. Advance tickets/reservations are required and can be made by calling Pocono Biking at 570-325-3654.

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PRCA RODEO AND CHILI COOK-OFF
9/20/2014 - 9/21/2014
Recurring daily

Times: 11:30am-5pm
Location: PRCA Rodeo and Chili Cook-Off
Venue: Shawnee Mountain
Hollow Road, Shawnee on Delaware, PA 18356
Phone: (570) 421-7231
Admission: $14-$18 (discount tickets available online)
Special Event

Come experience the thrill of professional cowboys competing in fully sanctioned PRCA events including saddle bronc riding, bareback bronc riding, bull riding, calf roping, team roping, and bull dogging. Professional cowgirls will also be competing in barrel racing. Live country music, line dancing, and craft and food vendors add to the weekend festivities. Come early for the 6th Annual Chili Cook-Off and sample some of the Pocono Mountains finest chilis! Slopeside seating will be available to all spectators, so bring your own blanket or lawn chair and enjoy the events.

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MILFORD FARMERS' MARKET
6/1/2014 - 11/2/2014
Recurring weekly on Sunday

Times: 11am-3pm
Venue: River Rock Inn Courtyard
210 Second Street (at E. Ann St), Milford, PA 18337
Phone: (973) 293-8383
Admission: Free

The first ever Milford Farmers Market hosted by environmental non-profit Air Soil Water in Milford, PA. The market will feature all local, all fresh, and nothing industrial. Produce, meats, dairy, and more from local farms. Enjoy live music and education. This event is kid friendly and will be held rain or shine. Air Soil Water helps communities achieve sustainability by supporting local farms. This event will take place every Sunday until November 2.

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THE COOPERAGE FARMERS' MARKET
6/4/2014 - 10/29/2014
Recurring weekly on Wednesday

Times: 4-6pm
Location: The Cooperage Project
1030 Main Street, Honesdale, PA 18431
Phone: (570) 253-2020

The Cooperage Farmers' Market strives to provide the greater Honesdale community with weekly access to superb local agricultural products. The Market is a vibrant and friendly gathering of exemplary local producers and enthusiastic consumers, connecting through a mutual appreciation for each other and for our regional foodshed. This event will take place every Wednesday until October 29, 2014.

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HAWLEY FARMERS' MARKET
6/6/2014 - 10/24/2014
Recurring weekly on Friday

Times: 2-5:30pm
Location: Downtown Hawley
Route 6, Hawley, PA 18428
Phone: (570) 226-4064

Stop by to get farm fresh greens, eggs, poultry, ham, home-baked goods, honey, maple syrup, and more. There are plenty of crafts and gifts just waiting to be purchased. Come meet the farmers, artists and craftsmen, and keep it local! This event takes place every Friday until October 24, 2014.

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MONROE FARMERS' MARKET - SATURDAY MORNINGS
6/7/2014 - 10/25/2014
Recurring weekly on Saturday

Times: 8am-noon
Location: Monroe Farmer’s Market
Venue: Courthouse Square
610 Monroe Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Phone: (570) 595-2321

Serving Monroe county for over 28 years, the Monroe Farmer's Market offers quality produce, plants and flowers, eggs and dairy products, meats, raw natural honey, fresh baked goods, local wines, and more. The Monroe Farmer's Market is open every Saturday until October.

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CAST FOR CASH
9/1/2014 - 9/30/2014
Recurring daily

Lake Wallenpaupack, Hawley, PA 18428
Phone: (570) 226-3865
Admission: Free, but you must register.

The Lake Wallenpaupack Watershed Management District and Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau are thrilled to present Cast for Cash, a brand new fishing contest on Lake Wallenpaupack! This free contest has been designed to promote the great work being done by the Watershed District to protect and improve clean water in Lake Wallenpaupack. This summer, the BIG fish could also bring you some BIG prizes. Nearly 50 fish of varying sizes and species have been netted, tagged, and released into Lake Wallenpaupack at various locations. Each tagged fish has a great prize associated with it. There's no cost to participate, but you must register.

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DRAWING FOUNDATIONS
9/3/2014 - 9/24/2014
Recurring weekly on Wednesday

Times: 6:30-8:30pm
Location: Pocono Arts Council
18 N. 7th Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Phone: (570) 476-4460
Admission: $75/member; $85/non-member; $65/senior member; $70/senior non-member

The impulse to draw is as natural as the impulse to talk and many people find doodling as a need and as a fun way to get In touch with the line. This fun basic drawing class will expand your ability to draw lines that can truly represent everyday shapes and forms. This class takes place every Wednesday with instructor Suzanne Werfelman.

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JAZZ JAM WITH BILL GOODWIN & FRIENDS
9/4/2014 - 9/25/2014
Recurring weekly on Thursday

Times: 8-11pm
Location: Deer Head Inn
5 Main Street, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327
Email: jazz@deerheadinn.com
Phone: (570) 424-2000
Admission: Free

Jazz Jam with Bill Goodwin and Friends. Bill's quartet plays for the first hour and other musicians join throughout the evening. No cover charge. This event takes place every Thursday.

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LIVE MUSIC WITH JOHN CURTIN
9/4/2014 - 9/25/2014
Recurring weekly on Thursday

Times: 6-9pm
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 the smooth sounds of John Curtin in the lounge overlooking the waterfalls.

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OIL PAINTING
9/4/2014 - 9/25/2014
Recurring weekly on Thursday

Times: 6:30-8:30pm
Location: Pocono Arts Council
18 N. 7th Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Phone: (570) 476-4460
Admission: $75/member; $85/non-member; $65/senior member; $70/senior non-member

This ongoing workshop focuses on the individual, helping them to develop their own personal style and technique working with the oil medium. Learn how to develop your painting by understanding drawing and composition, light and shadow, color, preparation of materials, and the application of paint. Working at your own pace, you pick the subject while the instructor guides you through the painting process. This class takes place every Thursday with instructor John McAllister.

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HAPPY HOUR
9/5/2014 - 9/26/2014
Recurring weekly on Friday

Times: 4-6pm
Location: Franklin Hill Vineyards - The Wine Shop
2942 Route 611 #101, Tannersville, PA 18372
Email: info@franklinhillvineyards.com
Phone: (570) 619-7260
Admission: Free

Join Franklin Hills Vineyards for Happy Hour! Stop by their location on route 611 in Tannersville for a creative cocktail made with their wines paired with a tasty treat! Can't make it Fridays? No worries, they offer complimentary tastings everyday of the week. Check out their website for hours and so much more!

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LIVE MUSIC
9/5/2014 - 9/26/2014
Recurring weekly on Friday

Times: Fridays from 8pm-midnight
Location: Ehrhardt's Waterfront Resort
205 Pennsylvania 507, Hawley, PA 18428
Email: waterfront@ehrhardts.com
Phone: (570) 226-2124

Join Ehrhardt's for great drink specials, delicious food and live music every Friday night!

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BIG DAY OUT
9/6/2014 - 9/20/2014
Recurring weekly on Saturday

Location: Adventure Center at Pocono Whitewater
1519 State Route 903, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Email: info@poconowhitewater.com
Phone: (800) 944-8392
Admission: $94.99 per person (ages 12 & up)

If you're ready for a BIG adventure...a day you'll brag about with your friends and family...then Pocono Whitewater's BIG DAY OUT is for you! Bike, hike, and raft the Lehigh Gorge in one day! This is the ultimate adventure combination. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, guides, shuttles, and equipment included. This event will also take place on October 11 and 25.

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CYRANO THE MUSICAL
9/6/2014 - 9/27/2014
Recurring weekly on Saturday

Times: 10am
Location: Shawnee Playhouse
552 River Road, Shawnee on Delaware, PA 18356
Email: becky_haskell@yahoo.com
Phone: (570) 421-5093
Admission: $10 All Seats

Based on the classic story of Cyrano de Bergerac updated to contemporary times. The story still revolves around the original love triangle of Roxanne, Cyrano, and Christian, but with a few twists and turns along the way. Switching back and forth between 17th century France and the present, Cyrano the musical has a timeless story that is upbeat, humorous, and touching, paired with a musical score that ranges from classic rock to Motown to Broadway.

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FREE TASTINGS AND DEMOS
9/6/2014 - 9/27/2014
Recurring weekly on Saturday

Times: 11am-1pm
Location: Hawley Silk Mill
Venue: Mill Market
8 Silk Mill Drive Suite #111, Hawley, PA 18428
Email: info@MillMarketPA.com
Phone: (570) 390-4440
Admission: Free

Sample locally sourced food and beverage products every Saturday at the Hawley Silk Mill.

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LIVE MUSIC IN THE DINING ROOM WITH DAN BRADLEY
9/6/2014 - 9/27/2014
Recurring weekly on Saturday

Times: 6-9:30pm
Location: The Settlers Inn at Bingham Park
4 Main Avenue, Hawley, PA 18428
Email: desk@thesettlersinn.com
Phone: (570) 226-2993
Admission: No Cover Charge

Enjoy fine dining while listening to the music of Dan Bradley.

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SEPTEMBER WEEKENDS ON THE LAKE
9/6/2014 - 9/21/2014
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday

Times: Saturday noon-4pm; Sunday noon-3pm
Location: Wallenpaupack Scenic Boat Tour & Boat Rentals
Venue: Lake Wallenpaupack
2487 Route 6, Hawley, PA 18428
Email: info@wallenpuapackboattour.com
Phone: (570) 226-3293
Admission: $14/regular; $13/senior; $11/youth under 12

Enjoy a September weekend and get out on the lake. Take advantage of Fall weather and sit back and relax on a 50-minute cruise on Lake Wallenpaupack. Your tour guide will describe the area and the history behind this beautiful Lake region. Call or visit online for specific daily tour times.

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INTERMEDIATE WATERCOLOR
9/7/2014 - 9/28/2014
Recurring weekly on Sunday

Times: 1-4pm
Location: Pocono Arts Council
18 N. 7th Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Phone: (570) 476-4460
Admission: $110/member; $120/non-member; $100 senior member; $95/senior non-member

This class will cover composition, how to avoid making mud, rules of portraiture, using a photograph, and various textures, along with other varied techniques. This class with take place on Sundays with instructor Joan Raushi. 

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ACRYLIC PAINTING
9/8/2014 - 9/29/2014
Recurring weekly on Monday

Times: 9:30am-12:30pm
Location: Pocono Arts Council
18 N. 7th Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Phone: (570) 476-4460
Admission: $85/member; $95/non-member; $75/senior member; $80/senior non-member

This class will focus on increasing fundamental painting skills, including composition, use of color and value, a basic understanding of the color wheel, and how to achieve desired effects using acrylic paints. Students may utilize photography, reproductions of other paintings or set-up their own still life. This class takes place on Mondays with instructor Jim Smeltz.

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"I CAN'T PAINT: I'M NOT AN ARTIST"
9/10/2014 - 9/24/2014
Recurring weekly on Wednesday

Times: 1-3pm
Location: Pocono Arts Council
18 N. 7th Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Phone: (570) 476-4460
Admission: $60/member; $70/non-member; $50/senior member; $55/senior non-member

If this sounds familiar and you haven't made art since elementary school, this workshop is for you. Dust off your pencil box and enjoy a fun workshop filled with creativity. Simple and effective drawing and painting techniques are introduced to sharpen your visual skills and lead you through the creative process. Deep inside everyone is an artist waiting to be discovered. This class will take place on Wednesdays with instructor Iraina Caramelli.

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FIRST THINGS FIRST
9/12/2014 - 9/20/2014
Recurring weekly on Friday, Saturday

Times: Curtain 7:30pm
Location: Ritz Company Playhouse
512 Keystone Street, Hawley, PA 18428
Phone: (570) 226-9752
Admission: $12/adults; $10/seniors and students

Comedy by Derek Benfield. This show will also take place on September 21 at 2:30pm.

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LEND ME A TENOR
9/18/2014 - 9/28/2014
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Times: Showtimes 2pm and 8pm
Location: Shawnee Playhouse
552 River Road, Shawnee On Delaware, PA 18356
Email: request@theshawneeplayhouse.com
Phone: (570) 421-5093
Admission: $25/adults; $25/seniors; $15/children under 12

A sensation on Broadway and in London's West End, this madcap, screwball comedy is guaranteed to leave audiences teary-eyed with laughter. Saunders, the GM of the Cleveland Grand Opera Company, is primed to welcome world famous, Tito Morelli Il, Stupendo, the greatest tenor of his generation, to appear for one night only as Otello. Unfortunately, this star is given a double dose of tranquilizers and passes out. Laughter abounds through a hilarious series of mishaps! This show will take place at 2pm on September 18, 19, 21, 25, 26, and 28; October 2, 3, 5, 9, 10, 12, 16, 17, and 19. 8pm on September 20 and 27; October 4, and 11.

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THE WAILIN' JENNYS
9/18/2014  


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

Mauch Chunk Opera House is proud to present the darlings, the band that did so much to bring national attention to the venue. The Wailin' Jennys are Nicky Mehta, Ruth Moody, and Heather Masse; three distinct voices that come together to make achingly perfect music. The Jennys will make an exclusive appearance on stage at the Opera House after three years. With their varying backgrounds, each of the Jennys is unique in their individual expression. Together they forge a unified folk-pop sounds. All delivered with the irresistible vocal power of three. Check them out at the Mauch Chunk Opera House.

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LIVE MUSIC FRIDAY WITH TOM ROGO
9/19/2014  


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. This Friday features Tom Rogo.

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MONROE COUNTY HABITAT FOR HUMANITY ANNUAL GOLF OUTING
9/19/2014  


Times: 11am/Registration; Noon/Shotgun Start
Location: Buck Hill Golf Club
53 Golf Drive, Buck Hill Falls, PA 18323
Email: execdirector@habitatmc.org
Phone: (570) 476-9846
Admission: $115/golf package; $45/dinner only

Celebrate the 18th Annual Habitat for Humanity Golf Outing at Buck Hill Golf Club. This outing has raised over $129,000 in the last 17 years, 100 percent of which benefited the Monroe County Habitat for Humanity. Entry fee includes 18 holes of golf, cart fees, buffet dinner, trophies, awards, and prizes. Call or e-mail today to register.

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THEATRICAL READING OF BILL DONNELLY'S "SILVERSTEIN"
9/19/2014  


Times: 7:30pm
Location: Hawley Silk Mill
Venue: Harmony Presents
8 Silk Mill Drive, Hawley, PA 18428
Email: jill@silkmillharmony.com
Phone: (570) 588-8077
Admission: $10-$14

Writing a will can be hysterically funny when written by the patriarch of a wonderfully dysfunctional yet relatable family. Don't miss this hilarious theatrical reading at the Hawley Silk Mill.

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AARP SAFETY DRIVING COURSE
9/20/2014  


Times: 1pm
Location: Pocono Tranquil Gardens LLC
329 E. Brown Street, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Phone: (570) 426-4000
Admission: $20 or $15 with AARP card

This AARP Driver Safety Course event will help to keep older drivers independent, safe, and confident while on the road. Call in to Pocono Tranquil Gardens to RSVP for this course.

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APPALACHIAN TRAIL BIKE & HIKE
9/20/2014 - 9/27/2014
Recurring weekly on Saturday

Location: Adventure Center at Pocono Whitewater: Biking
1519 State Route 903, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Email: info@poconowhitewater.com
Phone: (800) 944-8392
Admission: $69.99 per person

Put your wheels in motion and get ready for an ultra-adventure as you bike and hike the Appalachian Trail section of the D&L Trail. Includes bike rental, shuttle, helmet, water, subway lunch, and guides. This event also takes place on October 25, and November 8.

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APPALACHIAN TRAIL CHALLENGE
9/20/2014  


Location: Adventure Center at Pocono Whitewater: Biking
1519 State Route 903, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Email: info@poconowhitewater.com
Phone: (800) 944-8392
Admission: $69.99 per person

Appalachian Trail Challenge is the most intense trip offered! If you are ready for a real challenge, this is the adventure for you. You will bike and hike the Appalachian Trail section of the D&L Trail. This hike is no joke; you will climb 2000ft up for seven miles (that's about 4.5 hours of hiking!). This is an extremely challenging hike. Includes bike rental, shuttle, helmet, water, subway lunch, and guides.

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BIRD PHOTOGRAPHY 101
9/20/2014  


Times: 2-4pm
Location: Pocono Environmental Education Center
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
Email: peec@peec.org
Phone: (570) 828-2319
Admission: $15

Learn how to take great pictures of birds! Join Bob Shank, wildlife photographer, for an in depth look at attracting and photographing birds. Learn how to use a blind, create perches, and choose the right camera gear. Call for details.

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CLASSIC ROCK FOR TODAY: LEROY JUSTICE
9/20/2014  


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

Leroy Justice displays the kind of songwriting and arranging skills that have characterized great American rock bands from Neil Young and Crazy Horse to the Allman Brothers Band. Songs like Up On The Mountain, Blue-Eyed Blues, So Long, and Two Trees are destined to become staples of Leroy Justice's compelling live show, an emo-tion-packed thrill ride shared by musicians and listeners alike. Reminiscent of a present day Led Zeppelin, but with greater focus on storytelling and modern sensibilities. Songwriter and lead vocalist Jason Gallagher more closely helms Leroy Justice somewhere nearer to Dawes and Delta Spirit. It's classic rock for the modern day. Check out Leroy Justice at the Hawley Silk Mill.

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HOTEL OF HORROR FEATURING ALTERED NIGHTMARES
9/20/2014 - 9/27/2014
Recurring weekly on Friday, Saturday

Times: 7-11pm
Location: The Hotel of Horror featuring Altered Nightmares
Venue: Lake House Hotel of Horror
Corner of Old Route 115 and Cherry Valley Road, Saylorsburg, PA 18353
Email: info@hotelofhorror.com
Phone: (570) 992-3278
Admission: $5-$20; $30/combo

The Hotel of Horror and Altered Nightmares are both housed inside the legendary Lake House Hotel, Saylorsburg Pennsylvania. They are both indoor walk-through haunted houses that are open rain or shine with a covered wait. Themes and staging change year to year in this 200 plus year-old abandoned mountain resort. Live actors and paranormal activity! Also on site The Exhibition Macabre, a static display museum of history's experiments in practicing medicine, preparing the dead, and memorializing life. Reality in its darkest hour. Special events also scheduled throughout the Halloween season. This is what Halloween and Horror are all about. This event will also take place every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through November 1.

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KELLER WILLIAMS
9/20/2014  


Times: 9pm
Location: Sherman Theater
524 Main Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Phone: (570) 420-2808
Admission: $20/in advance; $22/day of show

Keller Willams has built a career on his uncanny ability to captivate a packed house all by himself. He's been called a One-Man Band, a Solo Cult-Hero, Music's Mad-Scientist, all of which are clever labels for what seems to be an essential truth. In his one-man show, he pads barefoot from guitar to bass to percussion stations, using looping effects, and enough instruments to stock a strip-mall music store, to layer sound atop sound until the stage swirls with a full-blown composition. Keller Williams knows best how to please a music hungry crowd.

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LIVE MUSIC WITH ZAC LAWLESS
9/20/2014  


Times: 8-11pm
Location: Barley Creek Brewing Company
1774 Sullivan Trail (at the Corner of Camelback Road), Tannersville, PA 18372
Phone: (570) 629-9399
Admission: Free

Enjoy live music at Barley Creek Brewing Company with Zac Lawless. No cover charge.

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OKTOBERFEST AT CHESTNUT GROVE
9/20/2014  


Times: noon-3pm
Location: Chestnut Grove Resort
106 Carlton Road, Swiftwater, PA 18370
Email: info@chestnutgrove.com
Phone: (570) 839-3656
Admission: Free

Come on down to Chestnut Grove for Oktoberfest! Enjoy German food, Oktoberfest beer, and great live music provided by the Dave Freeman Duo. Enjoy this all out on the brand new deck. Call Chestnut Grove for more information on overnight specials.

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PET DAY
9/20/2014  


Location: Adventure Center at Pocono Whitewater
1519 State Route 903, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Email: info@poconowhitewater.com
Phone: (800) 944-8392

It's time to go splashin' with Sparky. Raft the Lehigh with your favorite pet. All types of pets welcome (must be leashed and less than 150 lbs). Pets are FREE!!

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PRO SERIES: FALL WARBLERS, WITH DR. TERRY MASTER
9/20/2014  


Times: 8am-noon
Location: Pocono Environmental Education Center
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
Email: peec@peec.org
Phone: (570) 828-2319
Admission: $20

Learn from the experts. Join Dr. Terry Master, Biology Professor at ESU, for an in-depth look at the migrating fall warbler species. Spaces are limited.

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TREE IDENTIFICATION
9/20/2014  


Times: 10-11:30am
Location: Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center
Venue: Kettle Creek
8050 Running Valley Road, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Email: monroecd@ptd.net
Phone: (570) 629-3061
Admission: $5/non-members; $3/children under 12; EE Center members free

Join Environmental Education Coordinator Roger Spotts for a program on tree identification at the Kettle Creek Wildlife Sanctuary.

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WILD THINGS BALL
9/20/2014  


Times: 6-10pm
Location: Pocono Environmental Education Center
Venue: Hotel Fauchere
401 Broad Street, Milford, PA 18337
Email: peec@peec.org
Phone: (570) 828-2319
Admission: $125 per person

Join PEEC for their annual fundraiser. Enjoy a live auction, music, and dancing with the Robbi Kumalo Ensemble.

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WISHBONE ASH
9/20/2014  


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

Touring and producing outstanding progressive rock for over 40 years, Wishbone Ash remains one of Britain's most well-known bands. Always best appreciated live, their twin-guitar sound, honed back in the seventies, is one of their defining and enduring traits. Wishbone Ash is considered to be one of the major innovators of the harmony twin lead guitar format. Check them out at the Mauch Chunk Opera House.

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ECOZONE DISCOVERY ROOM!
9/21/2014  


Times: 1-4pm
Location: Pocono Environmental Education Center
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
Email: peec@peec.org
Phone: (570) 828-2319
Admission: $2 per person

Climb into a bald eagle’s nest, crawl into a bat cave, and dig in a fossil pit! Explore this indoor discovery room and enjoy hands-on exhibits on natural history, sustainability, and the local environment. No registration required.

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FIRST THINGS FIRST
9/21/2014  


Times: Curtain 2:30pm
Location: Ritz Company Playhouse
512 Keystone Street, Hawley, PA 18428
Phone: (570) 226-9752
Admission: $12/adults; $10/seniors and students

Comedy by Derek Benfield.

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PARK HISTORY TOUR
9/21/2014  


Times: 9am-3pm
Location: Pocono Environmental Education Center
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
Email: peec@peec.org
Phone: (570) 828-2319
Admission: $10/members; $15/non-members

Explore the park to find the many scenic and historic sites within our beloved recreation area. Bring a water bottle, lunch, and a camera for great photo opportunities. Call to reserve a seat in the van. Carpooling encouraged.

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TANNERSVILLE BOG SUNDAY WALK
9/21/2014  


Times: 1-3:30pm
Location: Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center
Venue: Tannersville Bog
552 Cherry Lane Road, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Email: monroecd@ptd.net
Phone: (570) 629-3061
Admission: $6/non-member; $4/Nature Conservancy, EE Center member, and children under 12

The EE Center invites you to attend a guided-public walk into the unique Tannersville Bog. Along the way, learn about the bog's formation, interesting plant and animal life. You will explore the floating boardwalk and the surrounding area of the bog. Public walks are open to anyone, and pre-registration is required and limited. Call to pre-register. All walks meet at the Tannersville Bog parking lot. Visit www.mcconservation.org for directions.

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THE POCONO CUPCAKE CHALLENGE
9/21/2014  


Times: noon-3pm
Location: The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort
100 Shawnee Inn Drive, Shawnee on Delaware , PA 18356
Email: info@shawneeinn.com
Phone: (800) 742-9633
Admission: Complimentary; $10/four cupcake vouchers

The Pocono Cupcake Challenge is the perfect event for the whole family. Cupcake bakers from across the region bring their best recipes in hopes of winning best cupcake honors while benefiting the United Way of Monroe County.

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EDUCATIONAL SEMINAR- END OF LIFE AND PALLIATIVE CARE
9/23/2014  


Times: 5:30-7pm
Location: Pocono Tranquil Gardens LLC
329 East Brown Street, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Email: info@ptgardens.net
Phone: (570) 426-4000
Admission: Free

Pocono Tranquil Gardens and the Alzheimer's Association Community Outreach Program are proud to present this seminar over the summer. This particular seminar with Dr. Francescangeli will explain the options for the elderly and their loved ones through palliative and end of life care.

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MANDALA WORKSHOP
9/23/2014  


Times: 1-4pm
Location: Pocono Arts Council
18 N. 7th Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Phone: (570) 476-4460
Admission: $30/member; $40/non-member; $20/senior; $25/senior non-member; $10/materials fee

A Mandala is a geometric pattern or chart, typically circular or square, that symbolically represents the cosmos and is used for meditation purposes. Mandalas reveal inner truths about you or the world around you. This workshop will teach you about the artist's mandala making process, and help you create a personal mandala of your own. This class will be with instructor Jody Cooke.

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9/20/2014
Milford Music Festival

The Milford Music Festival in June was a great way to kick off the summer but the fun isn't over. Enjoy one last hurrah with good music and great food. The Milford Music Festival brings you another one-day music extravaganza. Enjoy live music, food, and shopping. Whatever your music tastes, you will find a top local band playing it. More

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9/20/2014
Pocono Bike & Train

Step back in time and enjoy a relaxing train ride up the Lehigh Gorge for 25 miles, then pedal your bike back down to Jim Thorpe at your own pace along the Lehigh Gorge Rail-Trail. Remember your camera. The many sparkling waterfalls provide great photo opportunities. Train Ride/Shuttle with your own bike rates: $21.99 per person. Train Ride/Shuttle with bike rental rates: $39.99 per person. Advance tickets/reservations are required and can be made by calling Pocono Biking at 570-325-3654. More