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About the Pocono Mountains
Numerous national surveys all point to an increased desire for time with family. A Pocono Mountains family vacation is a perfect location for families to reconnect in an authentic, meaningful way and escape from the stress of everyday life.
Family vacations in the Poconos are unique and exciting for all ages, whether you want a getaway with the kids or a multi-generational destination family reunion.
Among the family attractions include the opportunity to check out NASCAR at Pocono Raceway. Mountain biking or paintball are sure to keep the excitement in your Pocono family vacation. The kids will love playing at our waterparks or seeing the animals at the wild animal park. For a more laid back family experience, sightseeing on horseback or a scenic, historic train ride may fit the bill.
Visit the Pocono Mountains and discover the best vacation spot Pennsylvania has to offer. Stay at a family-friendly resort with children's programs that will keep the young ones entertained, along with many other Pocono activities. The Poconos is the perfect family vacation destination. Save a little by checking out the money saving coupons or special offers.
Life's Greater in the Pocono Mountains on a family vacation.
Invite your friends and family to celebrate the Pocono Arts Community throughout downtown Stroudsburg. A variety of special performances, fine arts, and craft exhibits will be displayed. Downtown parking will be free during the event. More
This event honors Jim Thorpe, a Native American, one of the greatest athletes of the 20th century, and our town's namesake. The Annual Jim Thorpe Birthday Celebration will be held at Josiah White Park in Jim Thorpe. The celebration starts with a Native American tribute at the Jim Thorpe Mausoleum, followed by the carrying of the lighted torch by the Olympian Cross Country and Track teams to the Jim Thorpe High School Stadium. After lighting the torch for the Carbon County Special Olympic Games the runners proceed on through town to Josiah White Park where they light the Olympic torch. The weekend includes free musical performances, Native American folklore, dancing and drumming, craft and food vendors, a clown for the children, and much more. More