Tag: historic Race Street

Jim Thorpe welcomes Best of Road judges Dusty and Nikki Green

After a long day of schedule confusion, the town of Jim Thorpe was thrilled to welcome Rand McNally and USA Today Best of Road judges Dusty and Nikki “Two for the Road” Green, who will help determine if Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania is the “Most… Continue Reading “Jim Thorpe welcomes Best of Road judges Dusty and Nikki Green”

Are you ready for summer in Jim Thorpe?

The clip, clop of horse hooves down Race Street, the train whistle’s all-aboard toot and the Faculty Brass rendition of La Bamba floating through the air can mean only one thing – the summer season has officially begun in Jim Thorpe. Flags were flown… Continue Reading “Are you ready for summer in Jim Thorpe?”

Celebrate Earth Day Jim Thorpe-style

First celebrated on April 22, 1970, Earth Day was a national call to protect the environment. Some 42 years later, it’s celebrated all over the world. There’s no doubt that Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania – the gateway to the Pocono Mountains – is a magical… Continue Reading “Celebrate Earth Day Jim Thorpe-style”

Spend Valentine’s weekend on the most romantic street in the Poconos

Historic Race Street in the heart of Jim Thorpe is considered by many one of the most romantic streets in the Pocono Mountains – not to mention this side of the Atlantic. In the foothills of the Pocono Mountains, just a block above Broadway,… Continue Reading “Spend Valentine’s weekend on the most romantic street in the Poconos”