Comfort Inn & Suites
5 North Eaton Road
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Phone: (570) 836-4100
Fax: (570) 836-4111
Annual arts and crafts show held each August featuring unique and interesting items.
Built as a temporary dwelling by Isaac Tripp, one of the first settlers in Scranton, the Tripp Family Homestead is a special events facility that organizes, private parties and weddings. It is over 200 years old and is one of the oldest buildings of the city.
Underwood Skatepark is a dedicated address for skating enthusiasts in Taylor. Launched in 2007, it is one of the top indoor skateparks in town. A practice facility for amateur and professional skaters, they have also hosted demonstrations by renowned skate groups like Substance, Artick, Nocturnal and Heater. With an array of events and shows, this vibrant space is a hub for the skating community.
Non-profit community theatre company offering a buffet dinner theatre with main stage and children's musicals throughout the year.
Plays an active role in promoting arts in the community. Ethnic dance is an important aspect of the training.
An end-of-summer tradition that features Italian food, music, and culture. Over 80 vendors will be selling their crafts and food. Live entertainment that appeals to all ages will be presented in the afternoons and evening. A 5k race will take place on Saturday and a fireworks show will happen at 10 p.m. on Sunday.
Built using Neo-Gothic architecture between 1881-1934, this cultural center used to be the Masonic Temple and Scottish Rite Cathedral. It now houses a ballroom with attached balconies (even a junior ballroom), a library, a ladies parlor, and the Shopland Hall - all of which are available for rent for various occasions. People have rented this romantic looking building for weddings, corporate events and parties. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and with its opulent but tasteful décor you can see why.
Fully professional 80-piece symphonic orchestra which performs concerts Sept. through April; 3rd largest professional orchestra in the state.
Founded in 1922, this is the oldest community theatre in the U.S. The theater performs and presents 5 shows during its September-June season.
A nationally acclaimed parade held the weekend before the blessed feast day, Scranton's St. Patrick's Day Parade is "the second largest parade in the country." The parade route begins on Wyoming Avenue in front of St. Peter's Cathedral, proceeds to Lackawanna Avenue over Jefferson Avenue then down Spruce Street to get to Washington Avenue where it passes the William J. Nealon Federal building and finally the reviewing stand. The parade is preceded by the Parade Day Mass at St. Peter's Cathedral and the Brian Kelly Memorial Race.
Features critically-acclaimed films, alternative productions, restored classics and first-run foreign movies.
AHL's Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins play their home games at the Wachovia Arena at Casey Plaza at 255 Highland Park Boulevard.