Tag: Mauch Chunk Lake Park

Celebrate the 4th of July in Jim Thorpe Style

Come celebrate the 4th of July in Jim Thorpe Style! Recently named by Town and Country Magazine as one of the 30 Small Towns You Should Visit this Summer, Jim Thorpe is the perfect place to spend your Independence Day Weekend. We’ve got concerts,…

Simon & Garfunkle tribute kicks off Jim Thorpe Fall Foliage Fun

Just as folks make their annual pilgrimage to see the technicolor displays of Mother Nature each fall in her jewel of Jim Thorpe, music lovers likewise flock to the Mauch Chunk Opera House for another perennial favorite – A. J. Swearingen and Jonathan Beedle…

It’s Fall Foliage Festival time

Ready, set, October! Leaf peepers and festival goers flock to Jim Thorpe, the gateway to the Pocono Mountains, on October weekends each year for the Fall Foliage Festival, train rides, hayrides at Mauch Chunk Lake Park, as well as the popular Simon and Garfunkel…

Heritage festivals and the Real Diamond in Jim Thorpe this weekend

Be it Polish, Italian, Puerto Rican or Lithuanian, there are festivals all over Pennsylvania in late summer and early fall that let us pause to remember and enjoy the traditional foods, music and dress of our ancestors. (Jim Thorpe celebrates the Irish big time…

A merry March in Jim Thorpe

Though the glorious St. Patrick’s Day Parade weekend is behind us, there’s still plenty of fun to be had this March in Jim Thorpe. (Scroll down for parade video.) As always, the Mauch Chunk Opera House has a plethora of talent lined up to…