PO Box 164

Jim Thorpe, PA 18229

info@jimthorpe.org

© 2019 Jim Thorpe Tourism Agency

October 1-2, 8-9, 15-16 2016

9:00am - 6:00pm

Rain or Shine!

Scenic Train Rides  ~   Free Live Music on Four Stages

Unique Arts and Craft Fair and Downtown Shopping

Haunted Old Jail Tours   ~   Spooky Evening Ghostwalks

Fun Kids Activities  ~   Fabulous Food

 

GETTING HERE

BY TRAIN

Ride the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway from Port Clinton. Round trip fares start at $39/person. Train ride is from 9:00 am-5:30 pm with 3 hours to explore Jim Thorpe.

BY CAR

Plan for traffic delays. Parking in the main lot (1 Susquehanna St, Jim Thorpe) fills up quickly. Cost per car is $10/day. Oversized vehicles are priced accordingly.

 

Additional parking with a shuttle service is provided at the Mauch Chunk Lake (625 Lentz Trail, Jim Thorpe)

Park & Ride

Shuttle Sponsor

Gold Leaf Sponsors

 

PARK & RIDE SHUTTLE

Sponsored by Stonekeep Meadery

Pumpkin Patch Sponsors

   Mauch Chunk 5 & 10   

Apple Pie Sponsors

Naturally Yours

Biros

Rainbow's End

Horizon's

Antiques on Broadway

Sellers Books & Fine Art

Scarecrow Sponsors

Stream Energy

Simply Scarves

Conjured Soap Boutique

Nature's Trail

Country Cottage

FREE Parking at Mauch Chunk Lake Park

($2-4 to ride shuttle)

SHUTTLE HOURS*:

October 1 - 10:00am-7:00pm

October 2 - 10:00am-6:00pm

October 8 - 10:00am-7:00pm

October 9 - 10:00am-7:00pm

October 15 - 10:00am-7:00pm

October 16 - 10:00am-6:00pm

*LAST Shuttle to the Mauch Chunk Opera House all days is at 3:00. 

 

Avoid the downtown traffic and ride our shuttle service. More information and shuttle tickets available online here or purchase when you arrive. Cost for a round-trip shuttle is $4.00 per adult, $2.00 for children 6-12 years old. 

Shuttle picks up at Mauch Chunk Lake Park (625 Lentz Trail, Jim Thorpe). Drop off is at the Mauch Chunk Opera House (14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe).

ENTERTAINMENT

 

FREE Live Entertainment at four locations in town

  • On the steps outside the Mauch Chunk Opera House (14 W Broadway)

  • In the Gazebo of Josiah White Park (at the Train Station, 1 Susquehanna St)

  • On the steps of Dimmick Memorial Library (54 Broadway)

  • On Quarry Street (Between Muggle's Mug and The Vintagerie, 79-81 Broadway)

SCHEDULE

 

SHOPPING & VENDORS

SHOPS IN TOWN

Be sure to check out our 40+ shopping establishments all within walking distance and visit the vendors at Josiah White Park (Train Station) during the Festival.

 

VENDORS

Scenes of Faith Photography, Play with Clay, Lincoln Manor Primatives, No Bones Pet Bakery, G.A.L. Flowers, Mallory Anns, Simply Scarves, The Gem Shop, 6 Daughters Soap, Peters Pumpkins, Second Season Mittens, The Squashed Berry Jam, Silver Wearables, Wellington Metal and Gem Jewelry, Tres Chic, Brenda's Glass Windows, Crystal Glasses, Delightful Décor, Pet Adoptions, Mud Maker, Face painting (Kids tent), Frog Pond Interactive Music, Caribbean Noodles, Big Creek BBQ, Steetside Chill, Kettle Corn, Sweet Pickins, Mootz Fudge, EJK Consessions, Fresh Cut Fries and Chicken, 3 Kids Bakery, Wild Creek Bees

 

JUST FOR THE KIDS

  • Scavenger Hunt with prizes

  • Hayrides at Mauch Chunk Lake Park (call Park to reserve 570-325-3669). $3/child, $5/adult

  • Eclectic Circus performances on October 2, 8, 9 & 16

  • Phydeaux's Flying Flea Circus & Wahoo Medicine Show on October 15 & 16

  • Face painting every day of the Festival at Josiah White Park just outside the train station

 

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