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Author: Aimee Kohler

Aimee Kohler is the CRM Coordinator for the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau.


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Sunday, July 17, 2016 is National Ice Cream Day and the Pocono Mountains is the perfect place to celebrate.Why settle for the drive-through when you can play away the day at a state park, waterpark or family fun center and then cool off with an icy sweet treat?

This week on the Pocono Mountains Blog, we’re featuring five places where entertainment and ice cream go hand-in-hand. Get the scoop below.

For a day trip that's both exciting and educational, visit Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm. Step back in time and into the lives of 19th century Pennsylvania-German farmers. Tour their buildings, meet their animals, and get a sense of what life was like before the convenience of electricity.

Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm is open for summer tours from late June through Labor Day. Special events are scheduled throughout the year. View the photos below for a look at life on the farm, and plan your summer tour today!

It's festival season and the Pocono Mountains' event calendar is filled with fun and funky celebrations. This week, we're putting the focus on food and spotlighting ten events known to have awesome eats.

From brats and brews to traditional fair foods, these Pocono Mountains festivals serve up the best of the best with a side of family fun. Read on for our list of ten Pocono festivals foodies won't want to miss.

Set your sights on a summer to remember. Enter to win a Pocono Mountains adventure every day in May of 2016!

The Pocono Mountains’ Adventure-A-Day Giveaway brings you 31 thrilling adventures and 31 chances to win. Follow @PoconoTourism on Facebook and Twitter for daily giveaway announcements, and complete the entry form to get in on the action. Prizes range from whitewater rafting trips to stock car racing experiences.