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THE WEST END FAIR
8/24/2014 - 8/30/2014
Recurring daily

Location: West End Fair Association
Venue: Fairgrounds
Off Route 209, Gilbert, PA 18331
Phone: (610) 681-4293
Admission: $5 daily (not including arena events)
Special Event

A country fair with animals and homemade and homegrown items on display. Rides are an exciting part of the midway, but food is the best feature with many mouthwatering items.

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GREENE DREHER STERLING FAIR
8/26/2014 - 9/1/2014
Recurring daily

Times: Varies by Day
Location: Greene Dreher Sterling Fair
Venue: Fairgrounds
Route 191, Newfoundland, PA 18445
Phone: (570) 676-4047
Admission: $8 per person (see details below)
Special Event

Community agricultural fair with midway, music, entertainment, food, fun, and much more. Parking is free. Price at the gate includes admission to exhibits, all musical shows, most arena events, and all the rides. Extra charges may apply for some special events.

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POCONO GARLIC FESTIVAL
8/30/2014 - 8/31/2014
Recurring daily

Times: 10am-6pm
Location: Pocono Garlic Festival
Venue: Shawnee Mountain
Hollow Road, Shawnee on Delaware, PA 18356
Phone: (570) 421-7231
Admission: $7.50-$10 (discount tickets available online)
Special Event

Celebrating 20 years of Pocono Garlic. The Pocono Garlic Festival will once again fill the Pocono Mountains with the aroma of garlicky goodness over Labor Day weekend. Over 50 food and craft vendors will be offering everything from garlic vinegar and garlic ice cream to garlic-themed pottery and paintings. A showcase of local musical talent on two stages; including the Pocono Bluegrass and Folk Society stage, educational demonstrations, 3rd Annual Garlic Eating Contest, and plenty of children's activities make this a great family event!

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STROUDFEST 2014
8/30/2014  


Location: Sherman Theater
Venue: Courthouse Square and Main Street
524 Main Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Email: ticketsales@shermantheater.com
Phone: (570) 420-2808
Admission: Free
Special Event

Join the Sherman Theater for the Annual Stroudfest in beautiful downtown Stroudsburg. With over 100 vendors, crafters, and retailers, Main Street comes to life and shows off what makes Stroudsburg's downtown area so incredible. Multiple stages of music, food vendors, a rock climbing wall, face painting, dunk booths, and more, all add to one of the most fun days of the year in the Pocono Mountains.

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COTA JAZZ AND ARTS FESTIVAL
9/5/2014 - 9/7/2014
Recurring daily

Times: Times Vary By Day
Venue: Downtown Delaware Water Gap
Main Street, Delaware Water Gap , PA 18327
Phone: (570) 424-2210
Admission: $28/adults, $15/seniors over 65 and students, $10/children 5-12, children under 5 are free
Special Event

The 37th Annual Delaware Water Gap Celebration of the Arts packs several sets of ensemble jazz performances, plus theater and arts, into a three-day festival in the scenic Borough of Delaware Water Gap.

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ARTS & CRAFTS FAIR IN BINGHAM PARK
9/13/2014  


Times: 9am-4pm
Location: Pocono Lake Region Chamber of Commerce
Venue: Bingham Park
Route 6, Main Ave, Hawley, PA 18428
Email: visit@lakeregioncc.com
Phone: (570) 226-3191
Special Event

Enjoy approximately 100 vendors with handcrafted items. Event will be held rain or shine. Call the Pocono Lake Chamber for more information.

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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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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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HARVEST FESTIVAL
9/27/2014  


Times: 10am-4pm
Location: Pocono Environmental Education Center
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
Email: peec@peec.org
Phone: (570) 828-2319
Admission: $5 per car
Special Event

Celebrate Fall at PEEC's 4th Annual Harvest Festival! Enjoy animal presenters, arts and crafts, hands-on activities, conservation exhibits, live music, local food, old-timey activities, and more! Bring your family and friends to this great event!

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MOUNT POCONO HARVESTFEST
9/27/2014  


Times: 9am-6pm
Location: Mount Pocono Association
Venue: Downtown Mount Pocono
Route 611, Mount Pocono, PA 18344
Email: festival@mtpoconoassn.com
Phone: (570) 350-6793
Admission: Free
Special Event

Street festival with food, crafts, exhibits, children's activities, and entertainment. Vendor spaces available; register online. Fun for all ages. This event will be held rain or shine.

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MOUNTAIN HARVEST FESTIVAL
9/27/2014 - 9/28/2014
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday

Times: Saturday and Sunday from noon-6pm
Location: Blue Mountain Ski Area
Venue: The Valley
1660 Blue Mountain Drive, Palmerton, PA 18071
Email: information@skibluemt.com
Phone: (610) 826-7700
Special Event

Come out to the Blue Mountain Ski area for a day filled with family fun, free hay ride to the pumpkin patch, jump amusements, pumpkin painting, scenic lift rides, zip line, and climbing wall preview. This event takes place every Saturday and Sunday in October.

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OKTOBERFEST
9/27/2014 - 9/28/2014
Recurring daily

Times: noon-6pm
Location: Blue Mountain Ski Area
Venue: The Valley
1660 Blue Mountain Drive, Palmerton, PA 18071
Phone: (610) 826-7700
Admission: Admission & Parking Free
Special Event

Enjoy authentic German beer and food, live music, scenic lift rides, zip line, climbing wall preview, kids activities, and bounce houses. Commemorative beer stein is $10 per person and you must be 21 and older. $5 wristband for KIDS provides unlimited access to our Harvest Fest Activities, which includes: Bounce Amusements, Hay Maze, Sand Art, Pumpkin Patch Hay Ride, Pumpkin Painting (with the purchase of a pumpkin), and $5 unlimited scenic lift rides.

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JIM THORPE FALL FOLIAGE DAYS
10/4/2014 - 10/5/2014
Recurring daily

Location: Downtown Jim Thorpe
Broadway, Jim Thorpe , PA 18229
Phone: (570) 325-5810
Special Event

There truly is something for the entire family during these fall foliage weekends. Train rides, vendors, crafters, goodies from the Jim Thorpe Farmers Market, bike rentals and rides in the surrounding hills or along the Lehigh River on the rail-trail, free entertainment at different venues throughout the downtown, and seasonal specials from restaurants and shops. This event will also take places on October 11-12 and 18-19.

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MOUNTAIN HARVEST FESTIVAL
10/4/2014 - 10/5/2014
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday

Times: Saturdays and Sundays from noon-6pm
Location: Blue Mountain Ski Area
Venue: The Valley
1660 Blue Mountain Drive, Palmerton, PA 18071
Email: information@skibluemt.com
Phone: (610) 826-7700
Special Event

Come out to the Blue Mountain Ski area for a day filled with family fun, free hay ride to the pumpkin patch, jump amusements, pumpkin painting, scenic lift rides, zip line, and climbing wall preview.

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OKTOBERFEST
10/4/2014 - 10/5/2014
Recurring daily

Times: noon-6pm
Location: Blue Mountain Ski Area
Venue: The Valley
1660 Blue Mountain Drive, Palmerton, PA 18071
Phone: (610) 826-7700
Admission: Admission & Parking Free
Special Event

Enjoy authentic German beer and food, live music, scenic lift rides, zip line, climbing wall preview, kids activities, and bounce houses. Commemorative beer stein is $10 per person and you must be 21 and older. $5 wristband for KIDS provides unlimited access to our Harvest Fest Activities, which includes: Bounce Amusements, Hay Maze, Sand Art, Pumpkin Patch Hay Ride, Pumpkin Painting (with the purchase of a pumpkin), and $5 unlimited scenic lift rides.

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AUTUMN TIMBER FESTIVAL
10/11/2014 - 10/12/2014
Recurring daily

Times: 11am-5pm
Location: Autumn Timber Festival
Venue: Shawnee Mountain
Hollow Road, Shawnee on Delaware, PA 18356
Phone: (570) 421-7231
Admission: $12-$15 (advance and two-day tickets available online)
Special Event

Catch a glimpse of nature's splendor at beautiful Shawnee Mountain Ski Area during prime fall foliage time in the Pocono Mountains! Join Shawnee Mountain for this action packed autumn event, including lumberjack demonstrations, The Marvelous Mutts frisbee, agility and trick dog shows, chainsaw sculptures, live music, children's activities, and food and craft vendors galore. Join Shawnee Mountain for a weekend of family fun and entertainment!

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HARVEST AND HERITAGE DAYS
10/11/2014 - 10/12/2014
Recurring daily

Location: Downtown Honesdale
Main Street, Honesdale, PA 18431
Phone: (570) 253-5492
Special Event

Historic Honesdale rolls out pumpkins, hay bales and fall colors for its annual Harvest Heritage Fest. Honesdale's historic Main Street will be alive with the sound of street music, craft vendors, and old-fashioned horse-drawn hayrides.

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JIM THORPE FALL FOLIAGE DAYS
10/11/2014 - 10/12/2014
Recurring daily

Location: Downtown Jim Thorpe
Broadway, Jim Thorpe , PA 18229
Phone: (570) 325-5810
Special Event

There truly is something for the entire family during these fall foliage weekends. Train rides, vendors, crafters, goodies from the Jim Thorpe Farmers Market, bike rentals and rides in the surrounding hills or along the Lehigh River on the rail-trail, free entertainment at different venues throughout the downtown, and seasonal specials from restaurants and shops. This event will also take places on October 18-19.

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QUIET VALLEY'S HARVEST FESTIVAL
10/11/2014 - 10/12/2014
Recurring daily

Times: 10am-5pm
Location: Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm
347 Quiet Valley Road, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Email: farm@quietvalley.org
Phone: (570) 992-6161
Admission: $10/adults; $5/ages 3-12
Special Event

Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm celebrates their 40th Annual Harvest Festival. There will be plenty of traditional skills and heritage crafts demonstrated such as spinning, weaving, yarn dyeing, black smithing, broom making, scrapple making, apple butter making, and much more. Enjoy plenty of folk entertainment, good country food, children's activities, pumpkin decorating, a quilt raffle, pony rides, horse-drawn wagon rides, one room schoolhouse presentation, outdoor brick bake oven, and much more. The Civil War Encampment is always a favorite at Harvest Festival. The 142nd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, Co. G Re-enactors will portray the drill and everyday life of soldiers in the 19th century giving visitors a glimpse into local history. The festival will be held rain or shine. Demonstrations are under tents. No pets and no smoking please. The Harvest Festival schedule is subject to change.

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ANNUAL BLACK BEAR FILM FESTIVAL
10/17/2014 - 10/19/2014
Recurring daily

Location: Black Bear Film Festival
Venue: Milford Theatre
252 Route 6 and 209, Milford, PA 18337
Phone: (570) 409-0909
Special Event

The Black Bear Film Festival, at the Historic Milford Theatre in Milford, Pennsylvania, is one of Pennsylvania's premiere independent film festivals.

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HAWLEY HARVEST HOEDOWN
10/18/2014  


Times: 10am-4pm
Location: Downtown Hawley
Keystone and Church Street, Hawley, PA 18428
Email: info@visithawleypa.com
Phone: (570) 226-4064
Admission: Free
Special Event

Pumpkins, hay bales, and corn stalks will abound the downtown and Hawley's eateries, galleries, shops, and boutiques will be rolling out the fall carpet. Nearly 40 vendors will be on hand to greet you during Hoedown, ranging from arts and crafts to the farmers' market and more.

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JIM THORPE FALL FOLIAGE DAYS
10/18/2014 - 10/19/2014
Recurring daily

Location: Downtown Jim Thorpe
Broadway, Jim Thorpe , PA 18229
Phone: (570) 325-5810
Special Event

There truly is something for the entire family during these fall foliage weekends. Train rides, vendors, crafters, goodies from the Jim Thorpe Farmers Market, bike rentals and rides in the surrounding hills or along the Lehigh River on the rail-trail, free entertainment at different venues throughout the downtown, and seasonal specials from restaurants and shops.

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POCONO FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL
10/18/2014 - 10/19/2014
Recurring daily

Times: 11am-5pm
Location: Shawnee Mountain
Hollow Road, Shawnee on Delaware, PA 18356
Email: info@shawneemt.com
Phone: (570) 421-7231
Special Event

The Pocono Food Truck Festival is the Pocono Mountains only food truck event featuring food trucks from the Pocono Mountains region, New Jersey, NYC, and Philadelphia. Join Shawnee Mountain for a weekend of delicious street eats that will satisfy the savory, sweet, and hard to please taste buds. The Pocono Food Truck Festival will also feature two live bands, monster truck rides, scenic chairlift rides, Mark Clark's Juggling Show, and the FMX Freestyle Motocross show. Patrons can expect to see riders jumping ramp to ramp, over 50 feet off the ground while performing stunts such as the superman and kiss of death. The Pocono Food Truck Festival will serve as an endpoint to a motorcycle ride to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).

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GREAT BREWS CLASSIC BEER FESTIVAL
11/22/2014 - 11/23/2014
Recurring daily

Location: Split Rock Resort & Golf Club
Venue: Galleria
100 Moseywood Road, Lake Harmony, PA 18624
Phone: (570) 722-9111
Special Event

The Great Brews Classic Beer Festival is held annually just as the season changes from colorful fall to radiantly white winter. This two-day indoor festival features musical entertainment, renowned breweries from all across the country, and numerous food and craft vendors. Educational seminars are held during the festival hours and a delicious Beer Paring Dinner is held the Saturday night of the festival weekend. Come enjoy some fantastic new brews with Split Rock Resort.

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HONESDALE FOR THE HOLIDAYS
11/28/2014 - 11/29/2014
Recurring daily

Location: Downtown Honesdale
Main Street, Honesdale, PA 18431
Phone: (570) 253-5492
Special Event

Historic Honesdale offers up its famous holiday hospitality with many of its fine stores hosting an Open House for shoppers' browsing pleasure. There's also the Annual Santa Parade and tree lighting, and plenty of other seasonal fun to be found. Please call or visit online for more details.

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JIM THORPE OLDE TIME CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION - TENTATIVE DATES
12/5/2014 - 12/7/2014
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Friday, Saturday

Venue: Downtown Jim Thorpe
Broadway , Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Phone: 888-JIM-THORPE
Special Event

Enjoy train rides with Santa, Asa Packer Mansion Tours, Live Nativity, Historic District Ghost Walks, Gingerbread House Contest, strolling carolers and musicians, expanded shopping hours, and seasonal dinner specials at our many restaurants. In addition, ticketed entertainment takes place each Friday and Saturday night of Olde Time Christmas at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, one of the finest downtown music venues in Pennsylvania. This event will also take place on December 13 and 14.

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QUIET VALLEY'S OLD TIME CHRISTMAS
12/6/2014 - 12/14/2014
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday

Times: Saturday and Sunday from 3-7pm
Location: Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm
347 Quiet Valley Road, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Email: farm@quietvalley.org
Phone: (570) 992-6161
Admission: $10/adults; $5/ages 3-12
Special Event

Take a wonderful look at a country Christmas in the 1800s. Bring the family and enjoy the 24th Annual Old Time Christmas. Tour includes a skit in the Victorian cabin, live Nativity in the barnyard, a story of an early 1800s Christmas in the Granddaddy Cabin, a visit to the one room school house to sing carols, followed by a visit from the Belschnikel in the original cellar kitchen. Finish your evening with complimentary refreshments and a visit to the lovely Christmas gift shop. This candle lit tour is sure to lift your spirits as you visit Christmas on a 19th century farmstead. This event is rain or shine. All money raised supports the non-profit farm museum. Tours are every 15 minutes starting at 3pm. Quiet Valley is a pet and smoke free facility. This event will also take place on December 14-15, 2014.

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HAWLEY WINTERFEST
12/12/2014 - 12/14/2014
Recurring daily

Location: Downtown Hawley
Main Avenue, Hawley, PA 18428
Phone: (570) 226-4064
Special Event

Visit Hawley for Hawley Winterfest 2014, an event filled weekend that is certain to get you in the holiday spirit. Venture to this lovely small town nestled in the Lake Region of the Pocono Mountains and you will find a jolly dose of activities. From delicious holiday fare to the sounds of the season filling the air, a children's show at the community theater, artists and authors mingling with residents and visitors alike, ice carving, gingerbread decorating, take a ride in a horse-drawn carriage, holiday house tours, and so much more. Please check back for more details.

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JIM THORPE OLDE TIME CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION - TENTATIVE DATES
12/13/2014 - 12/14/2014
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday

Venue: Downtown Jim Thorpe
Broadway , Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Phone: 888-JIM-THORPE
Special Event

Enjoy train rides with Santa, Asa Packer Mansion Tours, Live Nativity, Historic District Ghost Walks, Gingerbread House Contest, strolling carolers and musicians, expanded shopping hours, and seasonal dinner specials at our many restaurants. In addition, ticketed entertainment takes place each Friday and Saturday night of Olde Time Christmas at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, one of the finest downtown music venues in Pennsylvania.

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CRYSTAL CABIN FEVER
2/6/2015 - 2/22/2015
Recurring daily

Location: Sculpted Ice Works Factory Tour and Natural Ice Harvest Museum
311 Purdytown Turnpike, Lakeville, PA 18438
Email: tour@sculptediceworks.com
Phone: (570) 226-6246
Special Event

The Pocono Mountains coolest winter event, now in its ninth season, it's an amazing interactive ice display made from over 100 tons of ice! The event features a 50-foot dual-run ice slide, ice carving demonstrations, interactive ice displays, and ice carving competitions. Enjoy a complimentary hot chocolate and wine tasting provided by Antler Ridge Winery. The expanded courtyard has live woodcarving and glass blowing, food, music, and tons of photo opportunities. Factory Tour and Ice Harvest Museum included with admission.

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THE GREAT POCONO PUMPKIN FESTIVAL
9/27/2014 - 9/30/2014
Recurring daily

Times: 11am-6pm
Location: Country Junction "World's Largest General Store"
6565 Interchange Road , Lehighton, PA 18235
Email: diane@countryjunction.com
Phone: (610) 377-5050 ext. 1544
Admission: $10; under 2 are free

The Great Pocono Pumpkin Festival is open every day from 11am-6pm. $10 wristband provides you with unlimited hay rides, 3D Adventure, enchanted garden and woods, pirate play ship, and bounce houses. Also enjoy pumpkin chucking, paintball, food, produce market, Fall and Halloween decorations, and more. On weekends the festival comes alive with entertainment, midway amusement rides, games, and much more. This festival takes place daily until October 26.

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THE GREAT POCONO PUMPKIN FESTIVAL
10/1/2014 - 10/26/2014
Recurring daily

Times: 11am-6pm
Location: Country Junction "World's Largest General Store"
6565 Interchange Road , Lehighton, PA 18235
Email: diane@countryjunction.com
Phone: (610) 377-5050 ext. 1544
Admission: $10; under 2 are free

The Great Pocono Pumpkin Festival is open every day from 11am-6pm. $10 wristband provides you with unlimited hay rides, 3D Adventure, enchanted garden and woods, pirate play ship, and bounce houses. Also enjoy pumpkin chucking, paintball, food, produce market, Fall and Halloween decorations, and more. On weekends the festival comes alive with entertainment, midway amusement rides, games, and much more.

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