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Poconos Lantern Festival

Saturday, September 9th, Pocono Raceway

Author: Visit Poconos/Thursday, June 15, 2017/Categories: Poconos Events

Event date: 9/9/2017 - 9/10/2017 Export event

At The Lantern Fest September 9 & 10, Pocono Raceway, thousands of revelers join together armed with lanterns for one unforgettable spectacle. Before sundown friends and families can enjoy food, live music, a stage show, familiar princesses, face painters, s'mores, balloon artists and more. Then, when the time is just right, we will light the sky with our highest hopes and fondest dreams.

Saturday SOLD OUT

Sunday - Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-lantern-fest-poconos-sunday-9102017-tickets-35889070175

Date: Saturday, September 9, 2017 and Sunday September 10, 2017
Address: Poconos Raceway, 1234 Long Pond Rd, Long Pond, Pennsylvania, 18334

Gates open at 3pm.  Parking will be $10 at the venue.

Lanterns will fly when the sun goes down. Be sure to arrive early enough to park, check-in and find a place to enjoy the event.

 THINGS TO BRING WITH YOU: 

**Absolutely NO coolers, glass bottles, or alcohol. It will be confiscated.  We also ask that you do not tailgate in the parking lot.

A blanket or chairs for sitting
A jacket in case you get chilly
A smile, because you’re never fully dressed without it
Some money or a credit card to buy a snack or drink
Your dancing shoes!

Learn more at http://www.thelanternfest.com/poconos/ 

Register for the Sunday event at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-lantern-fest-poconos-sunday-9102017-tickets-35889070175

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There’s So Much On The Horizon in the Poconos, You’ll Be Head Over Hills!  Most likely, you’ll have a hard time deciding what to do next. You may decide to hit a food and wine festival to nourish your foodie soul – or maybe you’ll want to see a show. Great! You can do both. In fact, you can do a lot more than that. The Poconos has concerts, festivals, races, comedy shows, theater, carnivals, and county fairs.

The Poconos concerts run the gamut from local acts to national tours – and the genres run the gamut from rock to blues to country. Pocono Mountain festivals celebrate everything from beer to garlic to wieners! And what about the fantastic food concoctions you’ll run into on the midway at the county fairs -­‐ who’s up for deep-­‐fried Oreos?

All sorts of Pocono events are coming up, such as art and music festivals, NASCAR and Indy races, and more! In the Pocono Mountains, you can do whatever you want.

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