Enjoy Another Winter Weekend with Art Walks, Snowshoes, Skiing and Fireworks
Discover Scranton’s artistic side and check out the awesome downtown shops and restaurants during the popular First Friday art walk. Then, don’t miss the popular Dave Matthews tribute, A Proud Monkey, at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Saturday night.
Bring the little ones out to the Waverly Community House on Friday for a morning full of music, movement and learning. Check out the incredible local artwork at the Walk In Art Center in Schuylkill Haven during their immersive First Saturday Studio Walk. Try your luck with a little Live Harness Racing all weekend long at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Wilkes-Barre.
Stock up on all your farm fresh goodies on Saturday morning at the Main Street Farmers Market at the Cooperage in Honesdale. Then, head over to Montage Mountain for skiing and fireworks during their popular, annual Mountainfest. And Saturday evening brings live, local party band, Toolshed Jack to the Tamaqua Community Arts Center.
Mark Your Calendars For:
Tots & Toddlers Music Time
Friday, March 5 at 9 a.m.
Bring out the little ones for a morning full of music, singing and moving at the Waverly Community House. All classes practice social distancing and require face masks for participants over 2. They also include a sanitized instrument pack for each student.
First Friday Scranton
Friday, March 5 at 5 p.m.
Discover the Electric City’s art scene at this free, monthly event. The popular art walk features exhibits and live music throughout many of downtown Scranton’s local restaurants, shops and galleries.
Montage Mountainfest – Fireworks
Saturday, March 6 at 9 a.m.
Head to Montage Mountain for this awesome, annual celebration of all things snow, skiing, snowboarding and more. Enjoy live, local music, a scavenger hunt with prizes, all the mountain fun you can handle and fireworks at dusk.
Main Street Farmers Market
Saturday, March 6 at 11 a.m.
Make your way to The Cooperage Project in Honesdale for this outdoor market featuring a wide selection of foods and produce from local farms and artisans. In the event of inclement weather, the market moves indoors with capacity restrictions.
Shawnee Mountain’s First Annual Bigfoot Race
Sunday, March 7 at 8:30 a.m.
Grab your snowshoes and head to Shawnee Mountain Ski Area to take on their first annual Bigfoot Race. The snowshoe trail race features prizes for the top 3 finishers. A limited quantity of snowshoes will be available for rent.