Here in the Poconos one of our Favorite Festivals is coming up. That would be Race Weekend at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond Pa. The Pennsylvania 400 is set to take off on June 7th, 2015. That is only a week and a half away. If you are like most race fans who flood the Mountain to see the race on the tricky triangle known as Pocono Raceway, then you are set for the weekend. However, if you are a late bloomer and are still looking to find a place to stay to take in the festivities leading up to the race and the race itself, here are two Pocono Communities that are only minutes away from Pocono Raceway. Race Weekend in the Poconos is always a giant celebration from Long Pond to Stroudsburg. See you at the race!
Emerald Lakes also offers 2 Beaches with Complete Bathhouses and Playground Facilities. There is an Indoor Pool and an Outdoor Pool that go along with the Tennis Courts and Basketball Courts. Think of Emerald Lakes as the Community Connecter of the BEST Pocono Resorts! Take your chances at the 5 Diamond Mt Airy Casino after checking into your Perfect Pocono Mountain Home in Emerald Lakes. Near Emerald Lakes you'll also find CamelBeach. Pocono Raceway is only 10 minutes away on Long Pond Road.
Brier Crest Woods can be found Conveniently right off of PA Route 903 in the tiny town of Blakeslee PA. Hundreds and Hundreds of Acres of Wooded Green Space keep this Community Rustic and Earthy. Great in location to many of the Poconos favorite Resorts and Attractions such as Split Rock, Francis E Walter Dam, and only 5 minutes up the road is Pocono Raceway. Brier Crest is our most popular Community for race fans in the Poconos.