Jason Riedmiller

PHOTOS: Scrantastic Spectacular fireworks and people on Courthouse Square in Scranton, 07/03/18

PHOTOS: Scrantastic Spectacular fireworks and people on Courthouse Square in Scranton, 07/03/18

The day before Independence Day, the Scrantastic Spectacular took over Lackawanna County Courthouse Square in downtown Scranton for the seventh year on Tuesday, July 3, filling thousands of locals with patriotic pride as some of the region’s biggest fireworks burst in the sky. Not even temperatures reaching past the 90s could keep people away during […]

 John 'Fud' Zavacki

BUT I DIGRESS: 4th of July fireworks with my son give me more to celebrate than our freedom

BUT I DIGRESS: 4th of July fireworks with my son give me more to celebrate than our freedom

I had the most wonderful Fourth of July (on the Third of July)! My son, Gideon, and I went to his “Uncle” Gopher’s house in the country to catch Goph’s annual kick-ass fireworks display. Being 6, Gid’s interest in the actual fireworks waxed and waned according to whatever nifty thing captured his fancy. At one […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

First Night Scranton 2016 includes music, magic, games, carriage rides, fireworks, and more

First Night Scranton 2016 includes music, magic, games, carriage rides, fireworks, and more

From a press release: For one special night, families in Northeastern Pennsylvania will have the opportunity to ring in the New Year with music, magic, and merriment in downtown Scranton! Themed “Past, Present, Future,” First Night Scranton 2016 is an alcohol-free celebration of art and culture that gives families an affordable alternative to traditional New […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Mohegan Sun Casino celebrates the season with 34-foot tree lighting, fireworks, music, and more in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 2

Mohegan Sun Casino celebrates the season with 34-foot tree lighting, fireworks, music, and more in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 2

From a press release: Join Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs for a holiday celebration like no other on Wednesday, Dec. 2 that includes the first-ever holiday tree lighting at the casino in Wilkes-Barre. Mirth and merriment abounds across the whole property, with activities that the whole family will love. Enjoy the holiday spirit and tradition […]