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Blue Mountain 2015-2016 Season Pass Rollback on Sale NOW!

Cue "Party Rock Anthem" and "Moves Like Jagger" because we are rolling our Season Pass pricing way...

Winter Carnival Day Set For Sunday Feb 22, 2015

Shawnee on Delaware, PA – The base of Shawnee Mountain will come alive on Sunday, February 23 with...

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Celebrated Blue Mountain’s Slopeside Pub & Grill

Palmerton, Pennsylvania (9 February 2015) – It was an evening filled with celebration, praise and...

6th Annual Shawnee Celtic Festival

Shawnee on Delaware, PA - Kicking off the festivities of the summer season on Memorial Day weekend, Shawnee Mountain is pleased to announce the return of the Shawnee Celtic Festival to be held Saturday and Sunday, May 25 and 26, 11am to 6pm both days, on the grounds of the popular Monroe County ski area.

burningbridget fullThis event promises two full days of the sights and sounds of the Emerald Isles and Scottish Highlands, featuring 3 stages of non-stop Celtic and Children’s Shows, along with a Bagpipers Parade.  Additional entertainment includes Scottish and Irish Dancers, Working Sheep Dogs, a Celtic Wizard and Irish Juggler.  A variety of Irish and Scottish Craft and Gift Vendors, Celtic Food Vendors, a Wine Tent and various kids’ activities including a Celtic farm petting zoo and face painting will add to the festivities both days.

Local Celtic Entertainers will once again be well represented at the 2013 Shawnee Celtic Festival, including the Pocono Region Pipes and Drums Band, Irish Dancers from the Gallagher School of Dance and the McElligott School of Irish Dance and Scottish Dancers from the Pocono Highland School of Dance, all located in Stroudsburg, PA and the Working Sheep Dogs with Trainer Carolyn Wilki of Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm located in Bangor, PA.

The main stage musical lineup includes the national known Celtic rock band and headliners Seven Nations, showman Seamus Kennedy, and the fiery fiddlers of Burning Bridget Cleary.  

celticbagpipe fullThe Irish Pub entertainers will feature the fun loving trio the Irish Lads, and popular duo Timlin & Kane. Wizard Magician Stephen Christopher and Patty O’Furniture, the world’s tallest leprechaun and juggler will perform in the Children’s Show Area.

The event will be held rain or shine.  Advanced Festival Admission, Adults $12 and Children ages
 5 – 12 $10, age 4 and under FREE, are now on sale.  Plenty of FREE onsite parking is provided.  For more Shawnee Celtic Festival information, vendor applications and online ticket sales visit www.shawneemt.com.

Shawnee Mountain is located in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania just off Exit 309 of Interstate 80.  General information call 570-421-7231.  For lodging information, call 888-VILLA4U (townhomes and chateaus), 800-SHAWNEE (Shawnee Inn), 888-FERNWOOD (Fernwood Resort), or 800-POCONOS (visitors’ bureau).  Or visit Shawnee Mountain on-line at www.shawneemt.com.

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