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Jim Thorpe Irish Fest Postponed

The Jim Thorpe Tourism Agency, in collaboration with state, county and borough officials, along with the regional tourism office and those involved in…

New Year, New Board of Directors

The Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) is pleased to welcome its new 2020 Board of Directors, which includes many well-respected members of the…

Update for Wally Ice Fest 2020

The unprecedented bout of warm weather this season has led organizers of the annual Wally Ice Fest to put safety first and move to a plan B to salvage…

Puck Drops for Wally Ice Fest

Cold weather means one thing for the second weekend of February in the Lake Wallenpaupack area: Wally Ice Fest. This year’s event will be held at a…

SKI SEASON 2019 IS HERE - EARLY!

Thanks to frigid cold weather in early November, two ski resorts in the Pocono Mountains are scheduled to open for the season earlier than ever…

Wally Lake Fest - 10th Anniversary

Wally Lake Fest is now in its 10th year celebrating beautiful Lake Wallenpaupack and the surrounding lake region. The last weekend in August promises…

New Faces

The Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) is pleased to announce two new employees who bring a wealth of experience in their respective fields.…

Independence Day Fireworks 2019

July is almost here and so are a host of favorite July 4TH celebrations across the Pocono Mountains. From dazzling pyrotechnics over Lake…