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NEPA Weekend Round-Up 10.08.21

Load Up on Fall Fun All Weekend with Festivals, Haunted Houses, a Rooftop Party and More

Get into October mode this weekend with a visit to one of NEPA’s awesome haunted attractions. Gather up the family and head out to Country Junction in Lehighton all weekend for the Great Pocono Pumpkin Festival. Head out to Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm in Stroudsburg on Saturday or Sunday for their old-fashioned Harvest Festival.

Experience all the classic family fun of Knoebels with a fall twist during the park’s famous Hallo-Fun Weekends. Enjoy a night out in Downtown Wilkes-Barre and help out the Osterhout Free Library at the same time at the Brewsterhout Rooftop Party. Then, bring the little ones out to Claws‘N’ Paws Wild Animal Park in Lake Ariel all weekend for their popular Boo at the Zoo event.

Stop by Test Track Park to check out all the fun, games and entertainment at Berwick Riverfest all weekend long. Bring your appetite to Shawnee Mountain Ski Area on Saturday for the Pocono Food Truck Festival. Then, stop by Second District Brew Farm in Milanville and wash it all down with a few cold ones at their annual Hoptoberfest.

Celebrate the greatest television show ever set in the city of Scranton all weekend long with live music, vendors, guest appearances and more at the Office Superfan Festival at the Circle Drive-In.

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  • Hallo-Fun Weekends

    Weekends in October

    Head to Knoebels Amusement Resort all October for some family-friendly Halloween fun. Enjoy spooky themed rides, games and food. And be sure to look out for costumed performers throughout the park.

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  • Haunted Attractions

    Through October

    Gather your friends for an evening of terrifying screams and creepy, crawly things that go bump in the night. Check out NEPA’s growing list of awesomely horrifying haunted houses, spooky hayrides and more all month long.

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  • The Great Pocono Pumpkin Festival

    Daily Through October

    Bring the whole family out to Country Junction in Lehighton for this season-long celebration of all things fall. Enjoy tons of pumpkins, games, food hayrides and a petting farm. The event features live music on Saturdays.

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  • Berwick Riverfest

    Friday, October 8 – Sunday, October 10 at 10 a.m.

    Make your way to Test Track Park in Berwick for the 10th anniversary of this popular autumn festival. The event includes a tractor pull competition, live music, over 150 food and craft vendors, antique and classic cars and more.

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  • Brewsterhout Rooftop Party

    Friday, October 8 at 5 p.m.

    Stop by the rooftop of the Intermodal Transportation Center in Downtown Wilkes-Barre for this popular, annual celebration and fundraiser for the Osterhout Free Library. Enjoy local beer, food and live music.

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  • Office Super Fan Festival

    Friday, October 8 – Sunday, October 10 at 10 a.m.

    Get your fix of all things “The Office” during this themed festival at Dickson City’s Circle Drive-In. The event features actors, contests, games, artists, vendors, live music, a wardrobe and prop museum and more.

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  • Boo at the Zoo 2021

    Saturday, October 9 & Sunday, October 10 at 10 a.m.

    Stop by Claws ‘N’ Paws Wild Animal Park in Lake Ariel for a full day of Halloween fun with the adorable animals. Enjoy over 100 species of birds, mammals and reptiles, animal parades, games, goodie bags, snacks and more.

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  • Pocono Food Truck Festival

    Saturday, October 9 at 11:30 a.m.

    Sample delights form over 20 food trucks at this annual event at the base of Shawnee Mountain Ski Area. The event features delicious, made-to-order food truck treats, live local music, chairlift rides and more.

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  • 47th Annual Harvest Festival

    Saturday, October 9 & Sunday, October 10 at 10 a.m.

    Experience autumn like they did in the 19th century at this family-friendly festival on the grounds of Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm in Stroudsburg. Enjoy demonstrations, folk entertainment and so much more.

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  • Hoptoberfest

    Saturday, October 9 at 12 p.m.

    Celebrate the hop harvest at Second District Brew Farm in Milanville. The event features a variety of Second District beers along with local craft beer offerings and harvest-inspired fare throughout the day.

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