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NEPA Weekend Round-Up 05.26.23

Kick Off Summer With Baseball Games, Festivals, Carnivals & Much More

This weekend in NEPA, lean into summer! From a trip to the waterpark to riverfront yoga, there’s lots of outdoor activities for you to get in on this weekend. Take a look below, and see what catches your attention; we guarantee there’s something you’ll enjoy here.

If you’re seeking even more, head over to our local events calendar with 100+ events happening this weekend alone! Start planning that awesome weekend to kick off a new season.

Mark Your Calendar For:

  • Jessup Hose Co. No. 2 31st Annual Carnival

    Wednesday, May 24 – Friday, May 26 at 6 p.m. / Saturday, May 27 – Monday, May 29 at 2 p.m.

    Head to Jessup for their 31st Annual Carnival! Enjoy games, delicious food, live music and so much more. Kick off summer at this family-friendly event packed with excitement.

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  • Scranton / Wilkes-Barre RailRiders vs. Worcester Red Sox

    Thursday, May 25 & Friday, May 26 at 6:35 p.m. / Saturday, May 27 at 4:05 p.m. / Sunday, May 28 at 1:05 p.m.

    Cheer on our RailRiders as they take on the Worchester Red Sox all weekend long! Catch Champ and all your favorite players on the mound as you enjoy a brew and some snacks from the concession stands.

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  • Saint Ubaldo Day – Running of the Saints

    Saturday, May 27 at 6:15 a.m.

    The Running of the Saints in Jessup has been a tradition here for over 100 years! This two-mile race honors the life of Bishop Ubaldo Baldassini. Gather round with the community to not only cheer on participants, but also chow down on some delicious Italian fare.

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  • Riverfront Yoga

    Saturday, May 27 at 10 a.m.

    Strike a pose outside at River Common in downtown Wilkes-Barre for their Riverfront Yoga Series. Each weekend in the summer through September, Riverfront Yoga will bring along a new instructor to guide participants through their practice along the beautiful river.

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  • Strawberry Festival

    Saturday, May 27 & Sunday, May 28 at 10 a.m.

    The Strawberry Festival at Lakeland Orchard & Cidery in Scott Township is a must to kick off your summer! Roam through the rolling fields and pick fresh, delicious strawberries to take home. While you’re there, try some strawberry treats like their shortcakes, donuts, lemonade and so much more!

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  • Memorial Day Brunch

    Saturday, May 27 – Monday, May 30 at 11:30 a.m.

    Enjoy a delicious brunch at the Settlers Inn in Hawley all weekend long! Enjoy sandwiches, classic breakfast items, and so much more. These chefs at the Inn know how to put on a good meal.

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  • 6th Annual Wine & Song

    Saturday, May 27 at 12 p.m.

    Listen to live music from multiple groups while trying different wines and tasting your way through all the food trucks! Overlook the gorgeous scenery at Blue Ridge Winery in Saylorsburg, and jam out.

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  • Waterpark Opening Weekend

    Saturday, May 27 – Monday, May 29 at 12 p.m.

    Get your summer on this weekend at Montage Mountain Resorts for their waterpark kickoff! Hop onto a tube, and glide down one of their iconic water slides. Dive into a new season while enjoying the waves.

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  • The Great Pocono Raceway Airshow

    Saturday, May 27 & Sunday, May 28 at 1 p.m.

    Gather your friends and family for a show like no other! The Great Pocono Raceway Airshow includes appearances from the iconic U.S. Navy Blue Angels, F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team, and many more.

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  • Larry Fleet

    Saturday, May 27 at 8 p.m.

    Listen to the music of Larry Fleet at the F.M. Kirby Center in downtown Wilkes-Barre! This powerhouse country star will have you both in awe and jumping on your feet. Get your tickets to his show right here.

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