Choose and Cut Christmas Trees
Friday, December 1, 2023 | 9 AM. Enjoy walking through the fields and choosing your own Christmas tree at Yenser's! Bring your family and make it a holiday tradition! Enjoy free cocoa and cookies on the weekend. Free shaking, drilling and baling of your tree. Strait tree stands available for purchase along with farm made wreaths, arrangements and cemetery boxes.View Event
Christmas Wonderland at Walker's Tree Farm
Friday, December 1 - December 24, 2023 | 9 AM to 5 PM. Get in the holiday spirit and head to Walker's Tree Farm! Your family will enjoy making memories that will last a lifetime. Walk through the trees and select your tree which will adorn your home during the holiday season.View Event
Trees for Troops
Friday, December 1, 2023 | 10 AM. Yenser's Tree Farm will once again be participating in the Trees For Troops program. Tree for Troops provides a free Christmas trees to military personnel.View Event
Santa Claus Special
Friday, December 1 - December 24, 2023 | 10:30 AM. All aboard! Bring the entire family to Jim Thorpe for the enjoyable Santa Claus special train ride. Take in the majestic Lehigh River on this Santa train. Dates vary.View Event
Pocono Arts Council Holiday Shop
Friday, December 1 - 22, 2023 | 11 AM to 5 PM. Find unique handcrafted gifts and fine art make personal gifts for your loved ones – while supporting independent artists and makers at the same time! You’ll find a variety of work created by member artists and craftspeople in the gallery. There’s a handmade and heartfelt something for everyone on your list.
A Christmas Story, The Musical
Friday, December 1, 2023 - December 23, 2023 | 2 PM. This musical, which received rave reviews on its Broadway run, is based on the movie classic that runs round-the-clock on television every Christmas.View Event
Christmas Tram Tours
Friday, December 1, 2023 - December 31, 2023 | 4:30 PM to 9:30 PM. Take Shawnee Inn's version of the polar express along a lighted trail to Santa’s Workshop. Board a cozy, heated tram to meet the big man himself – Santa Claus. Enjoy holiday movies on a big screen, a roaring fire pit, singing carols, and indulge in s’mores, hot chocolate, cookies, and the holiday spirit.
Jim Thorpe's Olde Time Christmas - Tree Lighting Ceremony
Friday, December 1, 2023 | 5 PM. Get in the holiday spirit and join the Jim Thorpe community as they kick off the holiday season on Friday, December 1 with a tree lighting.View Event
Black Forest Krampusnacht Kreepshow & Black Christmas Shopping Extravaganza
Friday, December 1, 2023 | 5 PM to 10 PM. Ring in the season with the ultimate holiday party as you pre-game for the Carbon County Black Forest Krampusnacht!View Event
Red Kettle Gala
Friday, December 1, 2023 | 6 PM. Celebrate the holiday season in style while raising funds for neighbors in need! Join The Salvation Army for an evening of dancing, dining, and philanthropy at their annual Red Kettle Gala!View Event
East Stroudsburg Downtown Tree Lighting
Friday, December 1, 2023 | 6 PM to 8 PM. Join the community for some Christmas family joy. Enjoy Santa photos, live music, Christmas caroling, cookies and hot chocolate and more.
Friday, December 1, 2023 | 6 PM to 9 PM. A FUNdraising event to support Stroud Region Dog Park Project! Head to the Willow Tree Inn and test your knowledge. A portion of the night's dining proceeds will go toward fundraising for a Stroud Area Dog Park. Any additional donations will be accepted that night. Please note, Trivia will not be all about dogs or played by dogs.View EventSnowmen of Stroudsburg
Friday, December 1, 2023 - February 24, 2024. The Snowmen of Stroudsburg is a display of life size snowmen, painted by local artists, placed throughout Stroudsburg Borough through February 24, 2024. The Snowmen relocate themselves every few weeks! Visit Downtown Stroudsburg and join the adventure in finding your favorite snowmen!
Sip & Shop at Mountain View Vineyard
Friday, December 1, 2023 | 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM. Relax with a glass of wine while you browse gift items from nearly two dozen vendors. You’ll find clothes, makeup, jewelry, lotions, crafts, and of course lots of fun wine-related gifts!View Event
Krampus Ball: Second Annual Alternative Christmas Party
Friday, December 1, 2023 | 7 PM to 10 PM. Get ready to immerse yourself in a whirlwind of holiday spirit as you celebrate the legendary Krampus in style and experience the ultimate alternative Christmas Gala in the heart of the picturesque Pocono Mountains!
Santa's Arrival & Tree Lighting at Camelback
Friday, December 1, 2023 | 7 PM to 9 PM. Ho Ho Ho, Santa is coming to town! Join Camelback Resort for a holly jolly good time! To kick off the holiday season, Santa and Mrs. Claus will make their grand arrival in-style and light the resort Christmas tree!View Event
Dinner in the Underground Room
Friday, December 1, 2023 | 7 PM to 9 PM. Enjoy a delicious Five Course Plated Dinner served to you in our beautiful, candlelit Underground Room! Dinner will be prepared for you by Aces Gourmet Catering!View EventThunder From Down Under
Friday, December 1 - 2, 2023 | 8 PM. Australia’s Thunder From Down Under, the sizzling male revue named “Best Male Strip Show” by the Las Vegas Review Journal, brings their world-class show to Mount Airy Casino Resort.
Twelve Twenty Four TSO Christmas Event
Friday, December 1 - 3, 2023 | 8 PM. A holiday show featuring the music of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Twelve Twenty Four brings their high energy, full-scale holiday rock orchestra concert back to the Northeast this year. Featuring the music of the Trans Siberian Orchestra (TSO), along with selections from their debut album, Miracle on Rock Street, and this year’s newest release, Light in the Dark, for a one-of-a-kind holiday experience!
Friday, December 1, 2023 | 8 PM. Back To The Eighties Show with Jessie’s Girl is the world’s greatest tribute to the music of the ‘80s! Jessie’s Girl’s primary line-up includes a team of NYC's top rock and pop vocalists: Jenna O’Gara, Chris Hall, and Mark Rinzel. They are backed by one of the tightest bands in the city comprised of 20+ year veterans of the NYC music scene.View EventBreakfast with Santa - A Shawnee Tradition
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 9 AM to 11 AM. Children of all ages can experience the holiday tradition of having Breakfast with Santa at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort.View Event
Breakfast with Santa at Kalahari
Saturday, December 2 - 17, 2023 | 9 AM to 11 AM. Santa Claus is coming to town, and his first stop is Kalahari Resorts! Locals and resort guests are invited to join for a holiday breakfast with Santa!View Event
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 9:30 AM. The Predator has come to Skirmish Paintball and it is smarter, stronger, and deadlier than before. It has claimed an area of maps for itself and won’t let anyone enter without consequences.
Santa Pictures at Country Junction
Saturday, December 2 - December 17, 2023 | 10 AM to 4 PM. Bring the family out to Country Junction on November 24 or any Saturday or Sunday through December 17 to have pictures taken with Santa.
Carbon County Black Forest Krampusnacht
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 11 AM to 4 PM. Prepare to be transported to a different era of time stepping into Black Forest Krampusnacht. Enjoy a “Running of the Krampus” ceremony, local vendor and food section, Beer Garden, Christmas Tree Tannenbaum benefiting Toys for Tots, a live polka band, free kids’ craft area and more.
View EventOlde Time Christmas Asa Packer Mansion Tours
Saturday, December 2 - Sunday, December 10, 2023 | 11 AM - 2:30 PM. The Mansion was the home of philanthropist, railroad magnate, and founder of Lehigh University, Asa Packer. Built in 1861 by Philadelphia architect, Samuel Sloan, the home was constructed over a span of two years and cost a total of $14,000 dollars. Topped by a red-ribbed tin roof and a central cupola, or belvedere, the home was built over a cast iron frame and consists of 3 stories, 18 rooms and approximately 11,000 square feet of living space.View EventPalmerton Christmas in the Park
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 12 PM. Join the Palmerton Holiday Lighting Committee for an afternoon of fun.View Event
The Underground Experience
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 12:30 & 3:30 PM. Enter the Underground Room through the brilliant crystal chandelier stairway. As you enter the room, 14 feet beneath the earth, you'll find 2 beautifully handcrafted tables. You've now entered a room that is jet black with gold trim. Look up and you'll see roots growing into the room, that is the chandelier. As you have a seat in the plush chairs, if you’re with your significant other, loved one or friend, please sit across from them, this will be part of the experience. Your experience will last approximately 90 minutes but will feel like 5.View Event
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 2 PM. Join the Bach and Handel Chorale for a Holiday concert with the joyous sounds of the Christmas season.
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 2 PM. Chris Zelenka is a solo musician based out of the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania and Flemington NJ. Playing restaurants, wineries, breweries, bars, private parties and more from Upstate New York to The Jersey Shore and in between. Creating his own style to your favorite classic, alternative and modern rock songs, raw and uncut.View Event33rd Quiet Valley Old Time Christmas
Saturday, December 2 - 10, 2023 | 2:30 PM to 7 PM. Join Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm for the 33rd Annual Old Time Christmas over two weekends in December. More than any other holiday, Christmas celebrations center on the traditions of family and heritage.
Jim Thorpe's Olde Time Christmas
Saturday, December 2 - 17, 2023. Downtown Jim Thorpe
is decked in Victorian style for the annual Olde Time Christmas celebration, with special events held over three magical weekends in December.
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 6 - 8 PM. Join Downtown Stroudsburg, the first Saturday of the month from April to October and enjoy the art at participating galleries and during good weather visit the outdoor area on Monroe Street between 6th and 7th Streets.View EventGalen Glen Winter Wine Pairing
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 7 PM. Enjoy a four course traditional German holiday meal paired with Galen Glen wines! Website for course menu.
Jared James Nichols
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 7 PM. With nothing more than a Gibson Les Paul slung over his shoulder, a warm amp turned all the way up, and a hot microphone on and ready, Jared James Nichols churns out the kind of rock that rips, roars, and rolls without filter or apology.View Event
Christmas with the Celts
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 8 PM. The original national PBS show Christmas with The Celts aired on over 200 PBS channels across the U.S., Canada and on the BBC in Ireland for three years.
Hip-Hop Haven Chapter Two
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 8 PM. A 22 year old artist who goes by Senor Draz, loves catching vibes and living life. He is making music for those who like to vibe on tracks like, Dangerous, etc., or even fans who like to feel deep emotions like Alive, Colder and more.
Tom Papa: 2023 Comedy Tour
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 8 PM. With more than 20 years of experience as a stand-up comedian, Tom Papa is one of the top comedic voices in the country, finding success as an actor, host, and author, in film, TV, radio and podcasts as well as on the live stage.View EventThe Neil Diamond Experience - Christmas Edition
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 8 PM. Come out for a great night of dancing, dinner and rocking out to your favorite Neil Diamond Christmas tunes with The Neil Diamond Experience. Sing along or just get your groove on all night!View EventChristmas with the Celts
Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 8 PM. The original national PBS show Christmas with The Celts aired on over 200 PBS channels across the U.S., Canada and on the BBC in Ireland for three years. This successful TV show was the initial spark, which created a huge demand for the production bringing them into Performing Arts Centers, Theaters, and large casinos every year.View EventA Ceremony of Carols
Sunday, December 3, 2023 | 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM. Join the Pocono Concert Chorale for “A Ceremony of Carols” by Benjamin Britten, Beethoven’s “Hallelujah”, and many other seasonal favorites this holiday season.View Event
Pocono Pops! Home for the Holidays
Sunday, December 3, 2023 | 3 PM. The Pocono Pops! Symphony Orchestra is HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS at the Sherman Theater to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year!View Event
A Shawnee Tradition - Holiday Tea
Sunday, December 3, 2023 | 3 PM to 5 PM. Bring your child, mother, spouse, or good friend to a traditional afternoon tea by the roaring fire in the beautiful lobby of The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort. Includes a variety of finger sandwiches, freshly baked tea breads, and scones served with clotted cream, and assorted sweet delights. Sing-along carols and Christmas stories.View EventFour Hands for Christmas
Sunday, December 3, 2023 | 3 PM to 4 PM. Join Kurt Faussette and Jonathan Strack for an evening of well-known Christmas tunes developed specifically for this holiday concert.View EventHazleton Parks Christmas Village
Sunday, December 3, 2023 | 3 PM. Santa will be available for photos as well as games for kids, merchandise vendors, food trucks, and hot cocoa.View EventLehighton’s Christmas Tree Lighting
Sunday, December 3, 2023 | 4 PM to 6 PM. Join the Lehighton Downtown Partnership for a day filled with lots of holiday spirit!
December Pocono Mountains Magazine Premiere
Sunday, December 3, 2023 | 8 PM to 9 PM. This month on Pocono Mountains Magazine: Learn how two businesses, Trap Door Escape & Madness Distillery, are bouncing back after a devastating fire, discover the new magical tram tours this season at Shawnee Inn & Golf Resort, and find indoor winter fun at S&S Speedways and Splinters' Hatchet & Axe Throwing.View Event
Santa's Gingerbread House Party
Tuesday, December 5, 2023 | 6 PM to 8 PM. Stop by Country Junction and make a new family tradition! The Santa's Gingerbread House Party includes one gingerbread house kit and fixing to decorate, popcorn, hot chocolate and a visit with Santa from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
View EventCommunity Concert Series: Mountain Winds
Tuesday, December 5, 2023 | 7 PM. Mountain Winds performs for the Community Concert Series. The group performs a variety of music, from classical to contemporary, pops to patriotic, and marches, ragtime, and Dixieland.View EventRyan Pelton - An Elvis Christmas Lunch Show
Wednesday, December 6 - 7, 2023 | 1 PM. Ryan Pelton is an international, award winning, Elvis tribute artist, actor, and singer/songwriter. Ryan kicked off his career in 1998 by competing in an Elvis impersonator contest on a dare from his mother.
Sonic Snow Tubing at Blue Mountain
Thursday, December 7, 2023 - March 3, 2023 | 5 PM. Join Blue Mountain Resort Thursday through Sunday after 5 p.m. to participate in Sonic Snow Tubing! Pack the car with family and friends and hit the snow tubing park and enjoy the laser light and music show while zipping down the lanes.
Thursday, December 7, 2023 | 7:30 PM. As a teenager in the early ‘90s growing up in the muddy potato fields of Idaho, Németh was drawn to the hard-edged hip hop sounds and rock bands of the day, until a friend, Tom Moore, introduced him to the Junior Wells and Buddy Guy classic “Hoodoo Man Blues.” Together they formed Fat John & the 3 Slims, which is still regarded as a legendary band in the Boise region. John played harp and sang in local bands, often opening the show for nationally touring blues acts and quickly caught the ear of established blues musicians.View Event
Music in the Tavern
Live Entertainment at Blue Ridge Winery