Memorial Day weekend kicks off 2023 spring/summer event season

Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of summer, and with that, the kickoff of fairs, festivals, and fireworks in the Pocono Mountains. Check out some of the biggest events planned in our small towns, resorts, and other regional destinations for June-August 2023:




In addition, numerous attractions are now operating on select dates through the next several months including Big Day Out, StockCar Racing Experience at Pocono Raceway, and The Haunted Candle Shoppe Tour.

The fun continues through Labor Day weekend and beyond with events such as StroudFest, Tough Mudder Poconos, Pickle Me Poconos Festival, and International Food Festival.

Plus, autumn comes alive with an array of fall festivals, scenic train rides, and other unique ways to enjoy the region’s vibrant, nationally-recognized foliage.

Check out our summer events blog and visit for information about year-round happenings across the four-county region.


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About the Pocono Mountains

With 2,400 square miles encompassing Pennsylvania’s Wayne, Pike, Monroe, and Carbon counties, the Pocono Mountains region is home to rolling mountain terrain, breathtakingly beautiful waterfalls, thriving woodlands and 170 miles of winding rivers. Winters offer guests the opportunity to ski, snowboard, snow tube and even snowshoe their way through snowy wonderlands encompassing more than 163 ski trails, while summers also cater to the active traveler allowing exploration of 261 miles of hiking and biking trails, more than 30 golf courses, whitewater rafting, boating, fishing and open access to nine state and two national parks

Pocono Mountains visitor information is available online at or by phone at (570) 421-5791. Follow @PoconoTVNetwork on X (formerly Twitter) to stay current with up-to-date information. Established in 1934, the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau is a private, non-profit membership organization. The PMVB is the official destination marketing organization for the four counties of Wayne, Pike, Monroe, and Carbon in Northeastern Pennsylvania.