Welcome to Lackawanna County
Lackawanna County is the home of Scranton, television’s The Office, and a whole lot of awesome! Whether you are traveling alone, with the whole family, looking for a romantic getaway, or traveling with a group, four seasons of fun and memories that will last a lifetime are waiting for you in Lackawanna County.
Discover a winter wonderland at Montage Mountain Resorts, where you can ski, snowboard, and snow tube, before warming up next to the fire with a hot chocolate. Spring into action with the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders, the Triple-A baseball affiliate of the New York Yankees. You’ll be summer lovin' Live Nation’s great concert lineup at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, home of Camp Bisco and The Peach Music Festival. Finally, you will fall head over heels for our autumn adventures.
No matter when you visit Lackawanna County, you will find a place with an amazing history, a vibrant arts scene, and a wide variety of delicious ethnic cuisine. It is a must-visit destination where you can get the best of both city and country life. Come experience the awesome.
The Artisans' Marketplace showcases the areas' most talented artisans and craftspeople who will offer high quality, handmade, one-of-a-kind items just in time for the holidays. All work is original and includes a variety of forms and mediums in...
The Santa Parade in Downtown Scranton
Santa Claus comes to downtown Scranton, and he's bringing impressive floats, balloons, marching bands, twirler groups, and dance groups! The parade is a holiday extravaganza... one that you won't want to miss! Parade Route Map:
The Times Tower Lighting & Block Party
This annual event will have food vendors, holiday music, classic holiday movies (4pm & 5pm) in the radio theater, and fireworks at 6pm! Be sure to help countdown the seconds when they 'flip the switch' to light the tower! Come out and enjoy this...
Santa on the Trolley
'Tis the season! Join the Electric City Trolley Museum as they spread the holiday cheer with Santa on the Trolley!
8th Annual Buy Local Holiday Marketplace
Featuring the area's finest local businesses, artisans and wineries... come explore the Scranton Cultural Center at its 8th Annual Buy Local Holiday Marketplace! This event will feature approximately 120 local vendors and span five floors of the SCC....
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas
Chip Davis, founder and creator of Mannheim Steamroller, will celebrate the 35th Anniversary of his annual Christmas concert tour, making it the longest-running consecutive concert tour in the entertainment industry! This year's show will feature the...
Lackawanna Winter Market
Enjoy a festive 3-day Winter Market taking place outside of the old Globe Store in downtown Scranton! The weekend market festivities include over 60 vendors, music, food, and unique shopping in a very large warm and toasty Holiday Shopping Center....