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NEPA Weekend Round-Up 08.15.20

Make the Most of Another Hot August Weekend with Live Music, Outdoor Adventures and a Round of Night Golf

When it comes to late summer fun, getting outside is the name of the game. Tee off at Shadowbrook Golf Course in Tunkhannock on Friday night for a round of Glowball. Wake up and chill on Saturday at Wilkes-Barre’s River Common for a little Riverfront Yoga. Hook up with Pocono Biking and venture onto the famous D& L Trail after dark on Saturday for a tranquil Twilight ride. And cap it all off on Sunday with an all-encompassing, all-day adventure with Pocono Whitewater.

Bring the kids to the Coach Barn at The Lands at Hillside Farms for a free, Friday evening showing of Charlotte’s Web. Saturday offers options to catch the iconic Rolling Stones live on the big screen at the Circle Drive-In. Or, head to the Mahoning Drive-In for a weekend of wild wrestling-themed fun. Finish the weekend with a free, Sunday jazz concert at Scranton’s Nay Aug Park.

Get a glimpse of Pittston’s artistic side at the city’s popular Second Friday Art Walk. And fill up the pantry with farm-fresh goodies at Lakeland Orchard & Cidery’s incredible U-Pick Produce event all weekend long.

And don’t forget, for all of our friends, families and neighbors, continue observing all recommended health and safety precautions to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).

Mark Your Calendar For:

  • Pittston City Second Friday Art Walk

    August 14 at 5 p.m.

    Explore Pittston’s artistic side at their popular Second Friday Art Walk. Around 40 artists will be on hand showing their work at downtown shops, restaurants and galleries. The evening also includes craft vendors and activities for the kids.

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  • Shadowbrook Glowball

    August 14 at 5 p.m.

    Take on the iconic 18 under the stars at Shadowbrook Golf Course in Tunkhannock. Enjoy a round of night golf with glow-in-the-dark balls and illuminated tees and holes. Price includes golf, prizes and steak dinner.

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  • Family Movie Night in the Barn: Charlotte’s Web

    August 14 at 6 p.m.

    Stop by the Coach Barn at The Lands at Hillside Farms for a free viewing of this endearing family classic. Guests are encouraged to bring their own chairs, masks and to practice safe social distancing.

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  • Riverfront Yoga

    August 15 at 10 a.m.

    Grab your mat and get loose by the river with this free, community yoga event at Wilkes-Barre’s beautiful riverfront park. The Saturday summer staple celebrates 11 years of free yoga by the Susquehanna.

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  • Twilight on the Trail

    August 15 at 5 p.m.

    Set out on the scenic D&L Trail after dark with Pocono Biking of Jim Thorpe. The easy, 21-mile trek carries you along the Lehigh River and past the Appalachian Trail by the light of the moon. The ride concludes with complimentary wine.

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  • The Rolling Stones – Havana Moon

    August 15 at 5 p.m.

    Pack up the car and head to Dickson City’s Circle Drive-In to catch the legendary Stones live in concert (on screen, of course). Enjoy timeless favorites, new hits and opening acts Flatland Ruckus and the Wannabees.

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  • REEL RUMBLE Weekend

    August 14 & 15 at 6 p.m.

    Enter the squared circle for a weekend full of live grappling and classic wrestling films at Lehighton’s Mahoning Drive-In. Friday and Saturday feature four wrestling-themed films presented in timeless 35 mm.

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  • U-Pick Produce Season At Lakeland Orchard & Cidery

    August 13 – 16 at 10 a.m.

    Make a stop at Lakeland Orchard & Cidery in Scott Twp. and fill your “picking bag” with as many fruit and veggie goodies as you can. The orchard offers U-pick produce every Thursday – Sunday from August through October.

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  • Nay Aug Park Concert Series

    August 16 at 2 p.m.

    Spend a day in the park with some fresh air and a little jazz. Bring a blanket and spread out for Scranton’s free concert series at Nay Aug Park. This Sunday, enjoy the smooth sounds of the Tom Hamilton Jazz Quartet.

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  • Big Day Out

    August 16 at 9 a.m.

    Get outside and enjoy three exciting adventures all in the same day with Pocono Whitewater of Jim Thorpe. Bike, hike and raft all day. Trips include breakfast, lunch, dinner, guides, shuttles, a bonfire and a cold beer.

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