Go! December + January 2017+2018
Rhythm & Brews
Dec. 8 | 7-10pm
Free music by Shane Reimer in the
ShawneeCraft Tap Room.
Longwood Garden Christmas
Dec. 9 | 11:30am-10pm
$65/children under 12
Leaving from Chestnuthill Township
Park in Brodheadsville via chartered
bus. All about the holidays with the
festive flowers, hundreds of trees and
over 1 million lights at the famed
gardens in New Jersey.
WinterFest and Tree Lighting
Dec. 9 | 1-5:30pm
Held at Dansbury Depot in East
Stroudsburg, this annual event
features music, crafts, carriage ride,
children’s activities and the tree
lighting at 5pm.
Dec. 9 | 6-9pm
Monthly art exhibit including
the Paros, Lesvos and Thasos
galleries throughout Main Street in
Hawley Winterfest Holiday
Dec. 9-10 | 10am-5pm
Juried arts fair with a holiday
theme at the Hawley Silk Mill.
27th Annual Old Time Christmas
Dec. 9-10 | 3-7pm
$10/adults; $5 children 3-12
Christmas customs of the past are
brought to life. Includes a lanternlit
tour and free hot chocolate.
Jim Thorpe’s Olde Time Christmas
Dec. 9-10 and 16-17
Time varies | FREE
Rides with Santa, strolling carolers,
special holiday shopping in downtown
galleries and boutiques.
Holiday Luncheon at
2 seatings each day: 11am & 1pm
The year in review and looking
forward for the Monroe County
Historical Association, held onsite
in Stroudsburg. Catered lunch,
presentations and discussion.
Operetta Holiday Concert
Dec. 16 | 5:30pm
$15 in advance/$20 at door
Two well-known opera pros – a
tenor and a soprano – plus one
amazing pianist provide a musical
evening at the Milford Theatre.
Music from the classical masters
and holiday songs.
The Messiah Sing-in Community
Dec. 22 | 8pm
Moving, musical and
participatory: the audience is
invited to sing to the Handel’s “The
Messiah” along with the chorus
5th Annual Pocono Writers
Jan. 20 | 9am-4pm
Held at the Eastern Monroe Public
Library in Stroudsburg, all about being
an author. Special guests include agents,
publishers, and authors.
Pocono Bluegrass & Folk Society
$15 Fri. & Sun./ $25 Sat.
Sixteen bands and two stages full
of swingin’ and fun bluegrass!
Jam sessions and a chance to meet
musicians from all over the country.