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Lots of holiday fun in Jim Thorpe this weekend

Don’t pout if you didn’t get to Jim Thorpe’s 33rd annual Olde Time Christmas Festival, there’s still lots of holiday fun and shopping to be had in town. Great gifts and holiday cheer abound in more than 40 great shops and galleries in the… Continue Reading “Lots of holiday fun in Jim Thorpe this weekend”

Shopping fun in Jim Thorpe

  Even though we’re two weeks out from Black Friday, some of the best deals of the year in Jim Thorpe can be found Friday, Nov. 14 on Customer Appreciation Day in our participating local shops. Click here for coupons and more information. It’s a… Continue Reading “Shopping fun in Jim Thorpe”

Summer season kicks off in Jim Thorpe

There were days, nay weeks, possibly even months this past winter that we doubted summer would ever come but it’s here and so are all the familiar sites and sounds that beckon tourists all summer long. The train whistle will be blowing as the… Continue Reading “Summer season kicks off in Jim Thorpe”

Happy Earth Day

The gateway to the Pocono Mountains, Jim Thorpe’s landscape, energy, residents and visitors alike make it a special place to celebrate and appreciate this magnificent planet. First celebrated on April 22, 1970, Earth Day was a national call to protect the environment. Some 44 years later, it’s celebrated… Continue Reading “Happy Earth Day”

Experience the enchantment of Olde Jim Thorpe this Christmas

Jim Thorpe is a magical place any time of the year. Each Christmas, however, it takes on a whole new feel with the town’s celebration of Olde Time Christmas. The lights, the decorations, train rides with Santa are all part of the festive event.… Continue Reading “Experience the enchantment of Olde Jim Thorpe this Christmas”