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Fab Faux play entire Beatles album ‘A Hard Day’s Night’ at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 28

Fab Faux play entire Beatles album ‘A Hard Day’s Night’ at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 28

From a press release: One of the best Beatles tribute bands around, The Fab Faux, returns to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Saturday, Oct. 28 at 8 p.m., performing “A Hard Day’s Night” in its entirety, plus a set of favorites. Tickets, which are $29.50, $39.50, $49.50, and $79.50 (VIP with meet and […]

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3rd annual Middleswarth Chip Eating Contest returns to Sabatini’s in Exeter on Nov. 25

3rd annual Middleswarth Chip Eating Contest returns to Sabatini’s in Exeter on Nov. 25

From a press release: Do you think you can eat more Middleswarth potato chips than anyone you know? Have you ever finished a Weekender bag in a day and wondered how you could put that talent to work? Now is your time to shine! Wilkes-Barre food distributor Northeast Snacks has announced the third annual Middleswarth […]

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Country icon Kenny Rogers makes ‘Last Deal’ at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Dec. 10

Country icon Kenny Rogers makes ‘Last Deal’ at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Dec. 10

From a press release: Grammy Award-winning country superstar Kenny Rogers, one of the bestselling musical artists of all time, is bringing his final world tour with Christmas songs and hits to the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Sunday, Dec. 10 at 7 p.m. with special guest Linda Davis. Tickets, which are $49.50, $59.50, and $79.50, […]

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Following Netflix special, comedian Jim Norton comes to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Dec. 1

Following Netflix special, comedian Jim Norton comes to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Dec. 1

From a press release: Stand-up comedian and radio host Jim Norton will bring his Kneeling Room Only Tour to the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Friday, Dec. 1 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $32.50, go on sale this Friday, Sept. 15 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased at sandseventcenter.com, the Event Center box […]

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Trans-Siberian Orchestra returns to Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre with 2 shows on Nov. 19

Trans-Siberian Orchestra returns to Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre with 2 shows on Nov. 19

From a press release: The Trans-Siberian Orchestra has announced its highly-anticipated 2017 Winter Tour. Over the past 20+ years, Trans-Siberian Orchestra has become a critically acclaimed, multi-platinum musical powerhouse, and its annual winter tours a beloved, multi-generational holiday tradition. This year’s tour, a completely updated presentation of TSO’s unforgettable “The Ghosts of Christmas Eve,” is […]

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Opera tour Teatro Lirico D’Europa returns to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre to perform ‘Rigoletto’ on Oct. 21

Opera tour Teatro Lirico D’Europa returns to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre to perform ‘Rigoletto’ on Oct. 21

From a press release: Opera tour Teatro Lirico D’Europa returns to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre with Giuseppe Verdi’s popular Italian opera “Rigoletto” on Saturday, Oct. 21 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and available at the Kirby Center box office (71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre), online at kirbycenter.org, and by phone at […]

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Montgomery Gentry concert at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe canceled after death of Troy Gentry

Montgomery Gentry concert at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe canceled after death of Troy Gentry

From a press release: It was announced today that, due to the tragic and untimely death of Troy Gentry, the Montgomery Gentry concert scheduled for Friday, Sept. 15 at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe has been canceled. Those who purchased tickets can return them to their point of purchase for a refund. The band released […]

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Steamtown National Historic Site runs fall foliage train excursions Sept. 24-Oct. 29

Steamtown National Historic Site runs fall foliage train excursions Sept. 24-Oct. 29

From a press release: There’s a chill in the air and autumn is on its way, so what better way to view Northeastern Pennsylvania’s colorful fall foliage than from a historic train coach? The Steamtown National Historic Site in downtown Scranton is scheduling excursions through some of the most beautiful fall countryside of the nearby […]

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SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Chloe (brindle shepherd mix) and Scarlett (striped tabby kitten)

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Chloe (brindle shepherd mix) and Scarlett (striped tabby kitten)

Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge teams up with NEPA Scene every week for Shelter Sunday, a post that features dogs, cats, and occasionally some surprises up for adoption in the hopes of finding them a loving home. Blue Chip Farm (974 Lockville Rd., Dallas) is a no-kill shelter, a place where no animal is too […]

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Celebrate Friday the 13th with Halloween film festival at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 13

Celebrate Friday the 13th with Halloween film festival at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 13

From a press release: The F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts in Wilkes-Barre has announced that its fifth annual Halloween film festival on Friday, Oct. 13 will be called “Frightday III: Friday the 13th.” This year, the Halloween film series opens with Disney’s “Descendants 2,” a 2017 animated film, and a costume parade for […]