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Schedule Of Events for October 2014

Oct 4
Old Jail Ghost Tours
Old Jail, 128 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, Sat: October 4, 11, 18. 6:15 PM to 9 PM – tours begin every 20 minutes. Experience ghostly happenings, wander dark cells in an 1871 Old Jail. Hear spine-chilling tales of unseen touches, mysterious voices, black shadows and wispy mists that appear in the Old Jail. This is not a fright creation. Adult $10; High School Student $7.00. No one under 12. 570-325-5259 Tickets and info here.
Oct 4 - 5
2014 Fall Foliage Weekends in Jim Thorpe
Jim Thorpe shines in the fall with train rides, vendors, crafters, live entertainment throughout town. It's truly a glorious time of year and all kinds of fun. More info here. And also be sure to keep an eye on our Facebook page.
Oct 11
Old Jail Ghost Tours
Old Jail, 128 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, Sat: October 4, 11, 18. 6:15 PM to 9 PM – tours begin every 20 minutes. Experience ghostly happenings, wander dark cells in an 1871 Old Jail. Hear spine-chilling tales of unseen touches, mysterious voices, black shadows and wispy mists that appear in the Old Jail. This is not a fright creation. Adult $10; High School Student $7.00. No one under 12. 570-325-5259 Tickets and info here.
Oct 11 - 12
2014 Fall Foliage Weekends in Jim Thorpe
Jim Thorpe shines in the fall with train rides, vendors, crafters, live entertainment throughout town. It's truly a glorious time of year and all kinds of fun. More info here. And also be sure to keep an eye on our Facebook page.
Oct 12
Paragon Ragtime Orchestra at the Opera House
The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra is the only year-round, professional ensemble re-creating “America’s Original Music” – the syncopated sounds of early musical theater, silent cinema, and vintage dance. The PRO program is a nearly exact facsimile of what the Opera House was like during the 1920’s. It comprises the finest musicians, many Julliard-trained or graduates of the finest music schools. Tickets and info here.
Paragon Ragtime Orchestra at the Mauch Chunk Opera House
We go back to the way the Opera House was in the 1920's, when orchestras performed film scores for silent movies by Chaplin, Keaton, and Lloyd, among others. The extraordinary Paragon Ragtime Orchestra, with its retinue of Julliard-trained musicians, provide a glimpse through their remarkable show, how it was in the Roaring Twenties. Tickets and info here.
Oct 17
Janis Ian at the Mauch Chunk Opera House
Janis Ian is the quintessential survivor, flourishing once again as an independent artist, forming her own label, and doing what she does best…writing great songs. Tickets and info here.
Oct 18
Tommy James & The Shondells at Penns Peak
Reserved Seat $38/$33, $3/ticket fee, 8pm Tickets and info here.
Old Jail Ghost Tours
Old Jail, 128 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, Sat: October 4, 11, 18. 6:15 PM to 9 PM – tours begin every 20 minutes. Experience ghostly happenings, wander dark cells in an 1871 Old Jail. Hear spine-chilling tales of unseen touches, mysterious voices, black shadows and wispy mists that appear in the Old Jail. This is not a fright creation. Adult $10; High School Student $7.00. No one under 12. 570-325-5259 Tickets and info here.
Oct 18 - 19
2014 Fall Foliage Weekends in Jim Thorpe
Jim Thorpe shines in the fall with train rides, vendors, crafters, live entertainment throughout town. It's truly a glorious time of year and all kinds of fun. More info here. And also be sure to keep an eye on our Facebook page.
Oct 25 - 26
Trick-or-Treat Weekend
Kids in costume with adult trick-or-treat at participating businesses Noon-5pm, giving parents a safe & daytime environment to bring their child. It shows Jim Thorpe is a family friendly town. Maybe attach a coupon to your treat to encourage them to come again? Make sure you have enough treats … 100+ children have come in past years! More info here.
Oct 31
Robin Trower at Penns Peak
General Admission $27/$32, $3/ticket fee, 8pm Tickets and info here.