The Holiday Season is approaching us, and it will be here before we know it. Here in the Pocono Mountains many people come here with their families to celebrate the holidays in their cozy Mountain Homes, and to get away from the hustle of the big city. In our quiet Pocono Towns we like to put the Holidays first every year. There are many Holiday Celebrations are part of the going ons here in the Poconos like Christmas Tree Lightings, Parades, Concerts, Holiday Dinner, and many other celebrations at your favorite Pocono Resorts and Pocono Attractions!
Take it way back in time in this traditional Holiday Celebration in the Pocono Mountains at Quiet Valley's Historical Farm known as Old Time Christmas. Enjoy Christmas in the 1800s! Guides dressed in period clothing lead you by lantern light through the historic buildings and displays. Enjoy storytelling, Christmas Putz, Victorian skit, live Nativity, caroling, Belschnikel visit, gift shop, and much more. Hours are 3:30-7pm. Groups of 12 or more, by reservation only, from 2:30-3:30pm and can receive $1 off. Rain or shine. Annual Old Time Christmas will continue December 8-9, 2012.
Down in in Stroudsburg we get the Christmas Spirit going in November with the Pocono Famous Christmas Tree Lighting!Get into the holiday spirit at the Annual Tree Lighting in Courthouse Square. Festivities will begin with traditional Christmas carols, followed by the lighting of the tree by the Mayor of Stroudsburg. Then, to the delight of all the children, Santa Claus arrives in Downtown Stroudsburg!!