The Poconos are known as a popular family destination, but the area has plenty to offer the adults, too. On your Poconos getaway, you can enjoy a variety of exciting activities that are sure to make your stay unforgettable. From the thrill of casinos to the peaceful charm of wineries and breweries, we’ll show you the top activities for the adults to experience on your Poconos vacation.
Mount Airy Casino
Get that adult adventure started at Mount Airy Casino! With a vast array of gaming options including slot machines, table games, and poker, you’ll settle in for some fun and excitement. Test your luck, soak up the atmosphere, and just maybe walk away with some extra money in your pocket!
For more casino thrills, pop over to Mohegan Sun Pocono. Here you’ll find a wide range of gaming options to satisfy almost anyone’s cravings. You can play all of your favorite table games, slots, and also browse the shops or enjoy the many restaurants and bars. And at specific times of the year you can take advantage of great gaming promotions!
Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo at Mohegan Sun
Mark those calendars for a sensational evening of music with Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo on their FUNTASTIC 2023 Tour. On Friday, July 28, at 8:00pm the Mohegan Sun Outdoor Concert Venue will come alive with these legendary artists.You’ll hear their classic hits and have unmatched memories under a beautiful Pocono sky.
Barley Creek Brewing Company
If you’re looking for a laid-back atmosphere and some tasty brews, visit Barley Creek Brewing Company. Their slogan is: We make beer…..and lots of it! All of their beers are brewed on site, and tasting sessions are always a great experience!
If any beer lover visits the Poconos, you can bet they’ll visit Yuengling, America’s Oldest Brewery. On your tour of this historic brewery you’ll witness the craftsmanship and dedication that goes into every ounce of Yuengling beer. Discover the rich history, explore the facilities, and sample many of their award-winning brews. This is really a memorable experience that combines tradition and passion, and offers a taste of the brewing heritage of Pennsylvania.
Mountain View Vineyard
If wine is more your style, then the Poconos offers some great options. The perfect spot to begin your wine tour is Mountain View Vineyard, a local favorite. From wine to brews to distilled spirits, this place has something for everyone. Nestled in the hills, it’s a great spot for a relaxing afternoon or evening and some cherished time spent with friends. Check their schedule for live music, hayride tours, holiday events, and more!
Blue Ridge Estate Vineyard & Winery
Blue Ridge Estate Vineyard & Winery is another great option. Experience the magic of their handcrafted wines and their inviting atmosphere as you enjoy that amazing Pocono Mountain weather. You can also take a guided tour of the vineyard to gain insights into their unique winemaking process, then spend some time on the peaceful outdoor patio while enjoying a glass.
Wild Elder Wine & Cider Company
A visit to Wild Elder Wine & Cider Co is always a great idea! This boutique Poconos winery and cidery is located in Jim Thorpe, and specializes in small-batch, artisanal creations that will surely make your taste buds smile. Each sip is the perfect testament of their dedication to quality and innovation. They often feature live music on the patio, so keep an eye on their schedule!
Penn’s Peak is a premier entertainment venue nestled in Jim Thorpe and in the heart of the Pocono mountains. Each year they host an incredible lineup of concerts, comedy shows, deck parties, and other live performances. Every seat in the house is guaranteed to be a good one, and you’ll remember your experience there long after you leave. And be sure not to miss the Mountain Beer & Wine Festival held every year in July.
Mauch Chunk Opera House
The historic Mauch Chunk Opera House is another great destination that’s sure to provide some great memories. This beautifully restored theater showcases a range of performances and genres that include concerts, plays, and films. From comedy events to a diverse offering of live music, the Mauch Chunk Opera House is a Pocono favorite. You can find information on their website regarding upcoming event times and details.
No matter what season you visit, the Poconos are the perfect place for adult fun and adventure, offering an array of activities and destinations that are perfect for every taste. And whether you are looking for a quiet couples getaway or a vacation with a group of friends, we’ve got the perfect vacation rental property to suit your needs. Browse the entire roster of Pocono Mountain Rentals to reserve your accommodations today……and get ready for some fun!Greg Petrillo