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The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions with 2,400 square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts.

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SkiText connects guests with mountains with ease on mobile devices The Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) and SkiText announce a partnership to deliver a quick and efficient way to access…

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PMVB Community Impact Grant applications open for limited time Following last year’s successful launch, applications are once again open for the PMVB Community Impact Grant, a program established by the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB).

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Hotel tax funding promotes events that create overnight stays in Wayne County The Wayne County Tourism Promotion Committee and the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) today jointly announced the open application period for funding from the Hotel Room Tax in 2023. The deadline for applications is February 10, 2023.

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Building on the success of previous years, the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) and the Wayne County Tourism Promotion Committee invite nonprofit organizations and event planners to a free event at The Settlers Inn in Hawley on January 12, 2023.

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Official Travel Guide featuring Wayne, Pike, Monroe and Carbon counties The Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) is pleased to announce the return of its popular travel guide, “Pocono Mountains Magazine,” for 2023-2024.

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Seven new chairlifts - new trails - snowmaking enhancements - and more! As temperatures continue to drop and winter conditions fast approach, the Pocono Mountains’ six ski resorts are gearing up for…

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Snowmen of Stroudsburg Return

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37 life-size sculptures include 10 new, innovative designs Beginning this Friday, the popular Snowmen of Stroudsburg return for a fifth year from November 25, 2022 – February 25, 2023.

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Longtime Champion of the Poconos Remembered It is with great sadness the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) joins in mourning the passing of one of the region’s strongest advocates and tourism leaders, Robert Uguccioni.

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State of the County Event Returns to Pike

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Business, economic development groups partner with county for dinner Pike County will once again bring together leaders in business, local government and across the region to highlight successes and challenges facing the area at the State of the County Dinner on November 17, 2022 at the Best Western Inn at Hunt’s Landing in Matamoras.