Get introduced to the black diamonds of Northeast Pennsylvania that revolutionized the way of living in the early 1900's. Start off 300 feet below in the mines where black coal was harvested and relive the life of a coal miners family at Eckley Miners' Village, a replica of a typical mining town. The evening brings the excitement of harness racing and the slots and table games at the Mohegan Sun Pocono.
Nothing is more revitalizing than taking some time to shop for yourself or others. The Crossings Premium Outlets in Tannersville offers over 100 of your favorite stores. Food court and specialty foods are available on site. In the afternoon switch gears at Lark Mountain Manor, a unique co-op featuring antiques, collectibles and memorabilia. After returning to your hotel to refresh, spend the evening with dinner and a show at the local Music Box Dinner Theatre.
Take a tour of the Luzerne County Courthouse, a marvel of a Victorian era building, adorned with stain glass and marble. Browse through the Art Scene Gallery, full of paintings, drawings, sculptures, vintage clothing and much more from area artists. The FM Kirby Center backstage tour showcases this restored art deco theatre and colorful past. Finish with artistically created ice cream from a local dairy farm dating back to Victorian times.
All Victorian in Northeast Pennsylvania including the Pocono Mountains. Tie in two regions for its Victorian styling throughout its homes and attractions. Visit two of Wilkes-Barre most famous Victorian buildings; the Wilkes-Barre Courthouse and the Frederick Stegmaier Mansion. Tour a Victorian era dairy farm complete with a sampling of homemade ice cream. Continue on to Jim Thorpe, an entire town of Victorian architecture that adorns Main Street. Tour the many attractions of the town including a one hour train ride in a 1920's era open window coaches.
Everyone loves food, especially treats. When visiting Luzerne County experience various tastings and learn how chocolates, baked goods, homemade ice cream and wines are all produced in these local unique facilities.
Enjoy the holidays in a different manner. Take a break from the busy schedules and come back refreshed with all your shopping done. Scranton, nicknamed the Electric City, offers one of the best Christmas Light Displays in the area. Get your holiday shopping done at traditional and unique stores while taking in some the area's attractions.
An interactive itinerary including a ride on the Electric City Trolley to lunch at a transformed rail station to a magic show commemorating the Great Houdini. Spend the evening having fun at the Mohegan Sun Pocono; dinner, slots, table games, entertainment and shopping.