Tag: Ancient Order of Hibernians

Get your Irish on in Jim Thorpe

Sure and Begorrah, Parade weekend in Jim Thorpe is bound to bring your Irish out. While the 19th annual Carbon County St. Patrick’s Day Parade doesn’t begin until 1 p.m. on Sunday, there’s lots of smiling for Irish eyes to do before then. Irish and…

Music, Rafting and Remembrance this weekend in Jim Thorpe

There’s something for everyone this weekend in Jim Thorpe, the Gateway to the Pocono Mountains. With temperatures expected in the 70s and low 80s, it should be picture perfect. If fast water is your thing, a dam release this weekend, should make for fantastic…

Another Irish weekend in Jim Thorpe

With the Tartan Terrors and the Manhattan Lyric Opera bookending shows at the Mauch Chunk Opera House this St. Patrick’s Day weekend, there is still lots to celebrate for folks of Irish descent in Jim Thorpe. Led by Grand Marshal Peggy Sue O’Donnell, her…

Irish eyes will be smiling in Jim Thorpe this weekend

Waking to birdsong on the first of March means not only that spring is around the corner but also that pipe bands will soon be marching down Broadway in Jim Thorpe for the 16th annual Carbon County St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Sponsored by the…

Judges will find more than beauty in Jim Thorpe

  Victorian architecture and incredible vistas – Jim Thorpe has plenty of both to enjoy all year long. This weekend, however, a wide variety of events are taking place that exemplify why the town nestled in the mountains and in the running for Most…