Upcoming Summer Events in the Poconos: A Complete Guide

Jun 7, 2019

There’s no better place to be than the Poconos in the summer. The air is sweet and the mountains are lush. People are out and about, while summer festivals and activities ramp up. When you come to the Pocono Mountains, you get the best of both worlds: the exciting adventure with endless opportunities for outdoor activities, and the relaxing feeling of enjoying great food and drinks.

If you’re planning a summer vacation to the Poconos, you’ll have access to all the fun when you stay at Skytop Lodge. Check out this list of upcoming summer events.  


Arts, crafts, food, and culture come together at these outdoor summer festivals. Browse the many tents of vendors selling handmade items and other unique goods. Or grab a drink and kick back at Skytop’s Summer Beer Fest. One thing’s for sure when attending a summer festival, you better come hungry!

Event: Summer Beer Fest

Date: June 15, 2019

Location: Skytop Lodge

Details: https://www.skytop.com/event/summer-beer-fest/

Event: Roots & Rhythm Music & Arts Festival

Date: June 15, 2019

Location: Honesdale (50-minute drive from Skytop Lodge)

Details: https://honesdalerootsandrhythm.com/

Event: Audubon Wildlife Art & Craft Festival

Date: July 20 and 21, 2019

Location: Wallenpaupack Area High School (35-minute drive from Skytop Lodge)

Details: http://www.audubonfestival.com/

Event: Wayne County Fair

Date: August 2-10, 2019

Location: Honesdale (50-minute drive from Skytop Lodge)

Details: https://waynecountyfair.com/

Event: Wally Lake Fest

Date: August 24-26, 2019

Location: Lake Wallenpaupack (30-minute drive from Skytop Lodge)

Details: https://wallylakefest.com/

Fourth of July

The 4th of July is a great time to stay at Skytop Lodge with extra amenities and festivities at the annual 4th of July celebration, including lawn games, water sports, outdoor picnic with live entertainment, campfires and much more.

Event: 4th of July at Skytop Lodge

Date: July 5, 2019

Location: Skytop Lodge

Details: https://www.skytop.com/event/fourth-of-july/

Summer Activities  

Event: Master the Mountain Trail Run

Date: July 15-August 7, 2019

Location: Shawnee Mountain (38-minute drive from Skytop Lodge)

Details: https://www.poconomountains.com/event/master-the-mountain-trail-run/17199/

Event: Pocono Express

Date: May 22-September 18, 2019

Location: The Stourbridge Line (48-minute drive from Skytop Lodge)

Details: https://www.poconomountains.com/listings/the-stourbridge-line/3148/

Book Now at Skytop Lodge!

In addition to these nearby summer events, you’ll find so much to do at Skytop Lodge, including hiking, biking, award-winning golf, fishing, boating, and lawn bowling.

Ready to plan your getaway? Connect to summer and book your stay with rates starting at $229* on select dates. Book your room online or call us at (855) 345-7759 for more information about planning your summer vacation, including spa packages and tee times.