NEPA Scene Staff

Yuengling and Victory Brewing make Super Bowl bet with Samuel Adams and Jack’s Abby

Yuengling and Victory Brewing make Super Bowl bet with Samuel Adams and Jack’s Abby

As everyone places their bets for Super Bowl LII, D.G. Yuengling & Son in Pottsville has joined in on a Twitter bet among fellow craft breweries over who will win the big game. Before the Philadelphia Eagles face the New England Patriots at the U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota this Sunday, Feb. 4, Boston […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Meet stuntmen and World Championship Ice Racers in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 8 before race on Dec. 9

Meet stuntmen and World Championship Ice Racers in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 8 before race on Dec. 9

From a press release: Daredevil Ryan S., stuntman Ken Remer, and local ice racer Jeremy Orr will be meeting and taking photos with fans at Two Jacks Cycle & Powersports in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, Dec. 8 before World Championship Ice Racing takes over the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Township this Saturday, […]

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World Championship Ice Racing caps icy weekend at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre Dec. 7-9

World Championship Ice Racing caps icy weekend at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre Dec. 7-9

From a press release: Residents of Northeastern Pennsylvania should not be expecting any slippery roadways this weekend (hopefully), but inside the SMG-managed Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Township, the icy conditions on the arena floor will lead to some family fun for all. Within a 48-hour timeframe, the ice surface at Mohegan […]

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After 3 years, AMSOIL Arenacross motorcycles race back into Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 20

After 3 years, AMSOIL Arenacross motorcycles race back into Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 20

From a press release: Feld Entertainment announced today that tickets for AMSOIL Arenacross, the most intense indoor professional motorcycle racing on the planet, are now on sale. AMSOIL Arenacross is one of the most extreme racing environments in the world, with top professional athletes competing on man-made, custom-designed tracks built inside the country’s most well-known […]

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Harlem Globetrotters pull off ‘Amazing Feats of Basketball’ at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 24

Harlem Globetrotters pull off ‘Amazing Feats of Basketball’ at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 24

From a press release: The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters, known for their one-of-a-kind family entertainment, will bring their Amazing Feats of Basketball World Tour to the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 for two shows at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to take on their longtime adversaries the Washington […]

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Nominate military and first responders for free Penguins suite tickets at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre

Nominate military and first responders for free Penguins suite tickets at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre

From a press release: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Twp. and the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins are once again proud to honor local military personnel and first responders throughout the upcoming season by donating the usage of an arena luxury suite for those that served their country and community. Over the past two seasons, […]

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Get ‘Up Close’ with sports journalist Roy Firestone at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 20

Get ‘Up Close’ with sports journalist Roy Firestone at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 20

From a press release: Seven-time Emmy Award-winning sports host, interviewer, narrator, writer, and producer Roy Firestone will visit the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, Oct. 20 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $27.50 and $55, plus fees, are on sale now and available at the Kirby Center box office (71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre), […]

 Rich Howells

Al Pacino will play Penn State coach Joe Paterno in upcoming HBO movie

Al Pacino will play Penn State coach Joe Paterno in upcoming HBO movie

After suspending production back in 2014, it was reported today that an HBO movie about Joe Paterno is moving forward again with Academy Award winner Al Pacino cast as the disgraced former Penn State football coach, with Barry Levinson serving as director and executive producer. Levinson previously directed another HBO project, “You Don’t Know Jack,” […]

 Rich Howells

NEPA SCENE PODCAST: Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Roller Radicals roller derby team

NEPA SCENE PODCAST: Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Roller Radicals roller derby team

The NEPA Scene Podcast is back in a new location with new co-hosts and a fresh format, conducting the same honest, uncensored interviews and in-depth discussions about Northeastern Pennsylvania that the show has become known for, covering local arts, entertainment, and the issues that matter to the area. Recorded and produced every week by Internet […]

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Pirates and Cardinals will play special regular season game in Williamsport during Little League World Series

Pirates and Cardinals will play special regular season game in Williamsport during Little League World Series

From a press release: The Pittsburgh Pirates and the St. Louis Cardinals will play a special regular season game to celebrate youth baseball during the 2017 Little League World Series in Williamsport on Sunday, Aug. 20, Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association jointly announced today. The game will air nationally on […]