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NEPA Weekend Round-Up 01.20.23

Keep the January Fun Coming with Concerts, Festivals, Hikes and Much More

In NEPA, whether we’re hitting the slopes or warmin’ up in one of many delicious, local restaurants, we are all about the winter fun. We compiled this list of 10 events happening in our backyard this weekend. From concerts to nature hikes, we’re confident you’ll find something worthwhile on our list. And if you’re looking for more fun, check out our local events calendar packed with 75+ activities!

Take a look below, and get to planning an awesome weekend.

Mark Your Calendar For:

  • Live Music at WBC

    Friday, January 20 at 5 p.m. & Saturday, January 21 at 4 p.m.

    Escape the cold with a fresh brew and good company. Stop by Wallenpaupack Brewing Company in Hawley for some live music from artists Will Hoppey on Friday and Eric Langberg on Saturday!

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    Live Music at WBC runs through January 28. 

  • May We All - A New Country Musical

    Friday, January 20 & Saturday, January 21 at 7:30 p.m.

    Listen to all your favorite country hits in a new way with this one-of-a-kind musical at Ovation Playhouse! May We All is about a small-town community coming together to celebrate their love of music.

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    May We All – A New Country Musical runs through January 29. 

  • WB / Scranton Penguins vs. Lehigh Valley Phantoms

    Friday, January 20 at 7:05 p.m.

    Cheer on our Pens as they face the Lehigh Valley Phantoms at the Mohegan Sun Arena this Friday night. Hang out with Tux, and root for our local AHL team.

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    Wilkes-Barre / Scranton Penguins’ season runs through March 17.

  • The Disco Biscuits

    Friday, January 20 & Saturday, January 21 at 8 p.m.

    Listen to The Disco Biscuits as they bring you their “trancefusion” concert, creating a connection between electronic music and jam bands. You’ll want to get in on this awesome experience at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe.

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  • Sean Donnelly

    Friday, January 20 & Saturday, January 21 at 9 p.m.

    Kick off your weekend with some laughs! Comedian Sean Donnelly is coming to Wise Crackers Comedy Club at Mohegan Pennsylvania in Wilkes-Barre. Enjoy dinner at one of Mohegan Pennsylvania’s various restaurants to start.

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  • CC Music

    Friday, January 20 at 9:30 p.m.

    CC Music features musicians Chris Iorio, Cierra Cellari, and friends jamming out to today and yesterday’s hit tracks. Stop by The Hive Taphouse in Wilkes-Barre for some refreshments and great tunes.

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  • Winter Tree Hike

    Saturday, January 21 at 10 a.m.

    Start your Saturday off with a Winter Tree Hike at the D&H Rail Trail, learning about the forests around us. Take in the beauty of nature as you embark on an educational guided tour.

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  • Pocono Winter Beerfest

    Saturday, January 21 at 1 p.m.

    Check out a wide selection of over 100 craft brews at the Pocono Winter Beerfest at the Sherman Theater! There are so many local beers to sample from breweries like Barley Creek, Hopping Eagle BrewingWallenpaupack Brewing Company and so many more.

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  • Winter Wine Under the Waves

    Saturday, January 21 at 7 p.m.

    Stop by the Electric City Aquarium in Scranton for a night under the waves! Enjoy a sampling of food, wine, and various other refreshments from local vendors. Take in all the aquarium has to offer from their enormous tanks of colorful fish to their reptile den.

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  • Superunknown – The Music of Chris Cornell

    Saturday, January 21 at 8 p.m.

    Listen to the music of Chris Cornell at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe! This tribute band covers all decades of Cornell favorites from Soundgarden to Audioslave to his solo work.

    Learn More > 

Discover. Plan. Enjoy. Repeat. Search NEPA Events.

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