Check back in November 2022 when this blog will be updated! Should auld acquaintance be forgot, a New Year’s celebration in the Poconos will not! From families to couples, you can eat, dance, sip, splash and ski your way into 2022 in the Pocono Mountains.

End 2021 on just the right note: whether you're looking for an evening of excitement, a cozy night in, or some quality time with loved ones, a winter getaway to the Pocono Mountains is sure to please. Keep reading to find five different ideas of ways to spend your New Year's in the Poconos.

Party 'til Midnight

Dance the old year away at Poconos New Year's Eve parties! Get tickets for the Masquerade Ball at The Settlers Inn, or enjoy the ambience, hors d'oeuvres, open bar and balloon drop during the celebration in the beautifully-decorated Heritage Barn at Memorytown Lakeside Inn & Cottages. Browse even more events below! Skip the late drive home, and book a room at the host property or find a place to stay nearby.


Book a Special Meal

Reminisce about the past year with loved ones and share your hopes for the year to come during a fine dining experience. Get dressed up, and make it an occasion with a reservation at extraordinary Poconos establishments. Local chefs will wow you with hand-crafted dishes.


Treat Yourself to a Cozy Overnight Stay

Maybe getting cozy by the fireplace as you muse on your dreams and plans for 2022 sounds more your style for December 31. Atmospheric Poconos lodgings are the perfect place to start the new year! Take a look at our cottages, cabins and vacation rentals. Browse New Year's offers to take advantage of extra savings!


Splash in the New Year

Warm up inside one of our enormous waterpark resorts! There's no need to worry about the weather at these impressive aquatic playgrounds. Perfect for kids of all ages, you can spend the day riding the slides or relaxing by the pool, and then enjoy the incredible resort amenities and activities at night. Gift shops, restaurants and more await, all under one roof.


Hit the Slopes

If "learn to ski or snowboard" is on your list of 2022 resolutions, why not get started early? Book a lesson with dedicated experts at one of our six fantastic ski areas. If you're already advanced at the schussing and stemming, you'll find plenty of trails to challenge you. Conquer the slopes while skiing or snowboarding on either New Year's Eve or New Year's Day, or try gliding down the mountainside while snow tubing.



For more ways to welcome 2022 in the Pocono Mountains, visit our New Year's events page. Be sure to browse New Year’s special offers for deals on places to stay and more. Check out our ski & snow activities and winter pages for even more ideas.

Happy New Year from the Pocono Mountains!