Jump into Another June Weekend with Waterparks, Live Music, Dinosaurs and So Much More
Make a splash on Friday at Camelbeach in Tannersville during the season opening of their outdoor waterpark. On Saturday, stop by the Circle Drive-In in Dickson City for the annual NEPA Horror Film Fest & Scranton Punk Rock Flea + Zinefest. And don’t miss your chance on Sunday to pair a little paddling and wine during the Kayak Wine Tour with Susquehanna Kayak and Canoe Rentals in Falls.
Downtown Pittston is the place to be on Friday during the city’s popular Art Walk. Bring the kids and your camera along to Crestwood High School in Mountain Top all weekend for a wild Dinosaur Drive-Thru experience. Then on Sunday, stop by Karl Hall in Wilkes Barre for the second live show in their Out Back concert series.
Get the Led Out at Dickson City’s Circle Drive-In for an evening of powerful Led Zepplin tunes from this premier tribute act. Head to Jim Thorpe for a relaxing ride on the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway’s famous Bike Train. Bring you’re A-game to the Albright Memorial Library in Scranton on Sunday to take on their Mini Golf Course and to raise a little cash for important children’s programs and services.
Mark Your Calendars For:
Pittston City Second Friday Art Walk
Friday, June 11 at 5 p.m.
Experience the unique energy of Main Street in Pittston City during this celebration of local art, local business and local dining. Visit downtown galleries, restaurants and shops and enjoy live, local entertainment.
Free Outdoor Summer Concerts
Friday, June 11 at 6 p.m.
Enjoy a little live music outside the Scranton Cultural Center all summer long. The free, public event features a cash bar, light fare and plenty of space to spread out. The series kicks off with local reggae superstars, Young Lion.
Jurassic Wonder Dinosaur Drive-Thru
Saturday, June 12 & Sunday, June 13 at 9 a.m.
Load up the kids in the car and take a dino safari. This animatronic dinosaur show will bring the past to life at Crestwood High School in Mountain Top and the Luzerne County Fairgrounds in Dallas.
NEPA Horror Film Fest & Scranton Punk Rock Flea + Zinefest
Saturday, June 12 at 12 p.m.
Head to Dickson City’s Circle Drive-In for this full-day festival celebrating classic horror films, local art, zines and a full lineup of live music. The festival also features the popular Scranton Punk Rock Flea Market.
Saturday, June 12 & Sunday, June 13 at 9 a.m. & 12 p.m.
Bring your own bike or rent one for the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway’s popular bike train. Enjoy a relaxing train ride through Lehigh Gorge State Park. Then, make your way back to Jim Thorpe on an easy, 25-mile bike ride along the Lehigh River.
Family Mini Golf
Sunday, June 13 at 11 a.m.
Put your putting skills to the test at the Albright Memorial Library and the Lackawanna County Children’s Library in Scranton. They’ve created an 18-hole mini golf course among the bookshelves. Proceeds benefit children’s programs and services.
Kayak Wine Tour
Sunday, June 13 at 11:30 a.m.
Pair your love for wine with a scenic paddle along the beautiful Susquehanna River. Gear up at Susquehanna Kayak and Canoe Rentals in Falls for a slow 5-mile trip downriver where a shuttle awaits to bring you back to Bartolai Winery Pavilion for wine and snacks.
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