Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains is famous for more than just the beautiful foliage and honeymoon resorts. This November, come experience fall festivals, concerts, and winery tours. Whether you’re a local who loves the area, or a visitor from out of state looking to experience the Pocono Mountains for the first time, there is an event for everyone. To make your fall experience better, skip the traffic and take the bus. Whether you’re from New York, New Jersey, or right here in Pennsylvania, Martz can take you on the most direct route to get you to the Pocono Mountains. This means less hassle for you, and more time to enjoy everything the Poconos has to offer this November.
Great Brews Beer Festival: November 3rd-4th, 2018
The 28th Annual Great Brews Beer Festival is the beer event of the season with beer samplings, live entertainment, games, giveaways, food and craft vendors and more! This two-day, indoor event will feature an estimated 100 craft beers, perfect for anyone trying to find the perfect brew. Stouts, IPAs, ales, hard ciders and more will be available for sampling. This is the perfect event to take the bus; no need for a designated driver!
Delaware and Lehigh Heritage Half Marathon: November 4th, 2018
Run or walk the beautiful, lush D&L Trail for a gently downward sloping course that is fast as well as easy on the joints. Both runners and walkers are welcome to help support the D&L Trail’s history and future. Enjoy a 13.1-mile race loaded with amenities including many runner and walker awards, random prizes, a delicious post-race buffet, enthusiastic volunteers, indoor facilities at the start and finish, and so much more. And then rest your tired legs on the bus ride home!
Tiny Tim’s Christmas Carol: November 9th-December 23rd, 2018
Prepare for the holiday season at the Shawnee Playhouse with this lively musical based on the classic story by Charles Dickens. The timeless tale is told through the eyes of Tiny Tim, who teaches Scrooge to soften his cold, hardened heart. With matinees and evening shows every weekend, there are plenty of opportunities to take in this Christmas classic and get in the holiday spirit.
The Underground Experience at Blue Ridge Winery: Saturdays & Sundays until Dec. 30th
Enter the Underground Room through the brilliant chandelier stairway. Fourteen feet beneath the earth is where this otherworldly experience takes place. Your visit will involve tasting amazing wines, which are paired with pumpkin seed, chocolate, and other delicacies. While you sample some of Blue Ridge’s best, your tour guide will share stories that will light up your senses. It is a truly magical experience you don’t want to miss.
Tree Lighting Ceremony: November 23rd, 2018
Take the bus to Downtown Stroudsburg to celebrate the start of the Christmas season in style! There’s fun to be had for the whole family: live music, horse-drawn carriage rides, a visit from Santa, carolers strolling throughout downtown, balloon artists, refreshments and more. It’s the perfect way to welcome the holiday season with loved ones.
Santa Claus Special: November 24th-December 23rd, 2018
Bring the entire family to the quaint town of Jim Thorpe for the always enjoyable Santa Claus specials. On this beautiful 16-mile trip through the Lehigh Gorge, Santa Claus will be on the train handing out treats and talking to the children. The train runs three times a day, making it an easy trip to fit into your busy holiday schedule. Take the bus, and then the train, and welcome in the holiday season!
Take advantage of Martz’s convenient bus routes this November. A relaxing trip to the Pocono Mountains is perfect for family, friends, or anyone you love. This November 2018, pack your bag, take a bus, and enjoy everything the Pocono Mountains has to offer.