Scranton the “Electric City” offers its visitors an experience like no other. Take a trolley ride from the Trolley Museum, which neighbors Steamtown National Historic Site. Explore the vast history of the Scranton Coal Miners and go on a coal mine tour, which tours you in a non-working mine. Scranton offers a bit of taste for everyone and the ethnically diverse dining experience is something right out of a big city. The Parks in town offer various places for running, biking, walking or simply enjoying nature and the views that only Scranton has to offer. Scranton has art galleries, universities and seasonal festivals like First Friday, theater performances and musical experiences.
This is where you’ll find information on all the great annual events in Lackawanna County and the Scranton Area. Regardless of whether or not we’ve got this year’s specific information on our event calendar, here we’ll give you the scoop on major annual events that have become local traditions– they’re all listed here!