There is always something happening around the state of Pennsylvania! Get outside and enjoy the food, sounds and sights of a Pennsylvania festival! Check out what's coming up below:
August 23rd, 2015
Cheese & Garlic Festival
July 24-26th, 2015
Rib & Wing Festival
Seven Springs Mountain Resort presents the sixth annual Rib & Wing Festival on Friday, July 24 – Sunday, July 26, 2015!
August 28-30th, 2015
The Seven Springs Wine Festival, August 28 through 30, 2015, showcases wineries from all over Pennsylvania offering a tantalizing experience for anyone who loves wine.
July 3, 2015
Shawnee Annual Fireworks Display
Shawnee Mountain Ski Area is holding its annual Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks, which benefits the Shawnee Volunteer Fire Company. There will be an outdoor DJ, Uncle Sam Stilt Walker, Mark Clark’s “All American Magic Show” and various food & craft vendors. A delicious Hickory Licks barbecue is planned. “The Best Show in the Poconos’,” fireworks display will be at dusk presented by the Interstate Fireworks, Inc. Friday evening, gates open at 7PM, fireworks display starts approximately at 9PM – Rain date July 5.
July 18 & 19, 2015
Poconos' Wurst Festival
This Oktoberfest in July is back for its 7th year with even more wursts, wieners, kielbasa, pierogies, brats and brews! Featuring The Chardon Polka Band, various Polka bands and German Oom Pa Pa bands, German dancers, the Bier Stein Olympics and craft vendors, you’re sure to have the best of times at the Poconos’ Wurst Festival. Bring your appetite and your dancing shoes to this weekend full of brews, brats and music! Saturday and Sunday 11AM to 6PM.
August 9, 2015
Pocono Chicken Wing-Off
Benefiting Monroe County Meals on Wheels, the Pocono Chicken Wing Off is the Pocono Mountain Region's largest wing event. Sample over 40 varieties of wing sauces while supporting Monroe County Meals on Wheels. Hot wings, spicy wings, specialty wings, smoked wings, fried wings - whatever you choose, you will be eating wings for a great cause. Festival att endees pay as they go for wings, beverages and other food. Parking is free. Free music & magic show for all. Sunday from Noon to 4PM.
September 5 & 6, 2015
Pocono Garlic Festival
A legendary local favorite! Now in its 21st year, this event will once again fill the Poconos with the aroma of garlic-y goodness over Labor Day weekend. Over 60 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 2 stages, educational demonstrations, cooking and garlic eating contests and plenty of children’s activities make this a great family event! Saturday and Sunday 10AM to 6PM.
September 19 & 20, 2015
PRCA Rodeo & Chili Cook-Off
It’s a rip-roarin’ real live Rodeo in the Poconos! 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 and craft and food vendors add to the weekend festivities. Come early on Saturday and again on Sunday for the 9th annual Chili Cook-Off and sample some of the Poconos’ finest chilis! Saturday and Sunday Gates Open 11:30AM, Rodeo at 2PM.
October 10 & 11, 2015
Autumn Timber Festival
Catch a glimpse of nature’s splendor at beautiful Shawnee Mountain during prime fall foliage time in the Poconos! Join us for this action packed autumn event including Timber Team Lumberjack Shows, Mutt-allica Dog & Pony Show, chainsaw sculptures, scenic chairlift rides, wildlife shows, live music, children’s activities, and food and craft vendors galore. More details to come! Saturday and Sunday 11am to 5pm.
October 17 & 18, 2015
Pocono Food Truck Festival – 2nd Annual
Follow your taste buds… Over 30 Food trucks, trailers and carts from Philadelphia, NYC, Northern NJ and the Pocono region will serve up their best dishes and compete for the Best Food Truck Award. Monster Truck shows, Monster Truck rides, scenic chairlift rides and live music. Saturday and Sunday 11am to 5pm.
Tussey Mountain's CelticFest will be on June 5th from 6-11PM, celebrating Irish, Scottish and Welsh traditions through food, drink, games and song!