Sunday Events 8/28/16
Blueberry Pancake Breakfast
Blooming Grove Twp. Vol. Fire Department
8am – 12pm 570.775.7355
Scrambled eggs, French toast, blueberry, plain and choco-late chip pancakes, country sausage, bacon, orange juice, coffee and tea. $8.00 adults, $4.00 children 10 and under. Children under 3 are free.
Eat Some Fudge, Taste a Beer, Win a Souvenir The General Store
6am to 9pm [570.226.9374]
All weekend – Unique Wally Fest Souvenirs For Sale. Home made Fudge Sampling, 6 random prize giveaways daily – gotta be in to win!
Tour de Towpath ~ Bike Ride
Tour Begins at Wallenpaupack Visitors Center
16 or 32 mile road ride, all bicycle types welcome.
Enjoy a beautiful ride out to the Zane Grey Museum on the Lackawaxen. Water and food stations, fully supported. $25 registration fee, pre-register online www.Bikereg.com/tdtp.
$5 for return shuttle at Zane Gray, $35 for bike rental. First 50 attendants receive T-shirt!
Kayak, SUP & Yoga Classes
Recreation Center at Silver Birches
9am: Kayak Tour; 10am: SUP Tour, 11am: Yoga Class [570-226-4388]
Kayak & SUP Tours $15 for 45 minute paddle. Yoga $10 for 1 hour class. Kayak, SUP & Power Boat Rentals Available.
Hometown Games & Open House
Miss Elly’s Antiques/The Village Bath
Stop by for some light refreshments and soak up the savings on in-store features at Miss Elly’s, guess how many ducks are in the pool at the Village Bath, and play the fish-bowl toss for prizes and discounts.
Boat, Watercraft and Outdoor Show
Wallenpaupack Area High School, 10am-4pm
Climb aboard dozens of boats hosted by Lake Wallenpaupack’s leading marinas and powersport centers including Lighthouse Harbor Marina, New Wave in Recreation, Captain Joe’s Sales & Service, Inc., 1st Klas Marina, The Boat Shop, Rusty Palmer, Inc., Seeley’s Marina and others. See the latest in watercraft, pleasure, pontoon, ski and wakeboard boats. Also on display, a rare beauti-fully restored antique wooden ChrisCraft from Katz’s Marina. Event topped off with various exhibitors and food stands including I-84 Country Store’s World Famous BBQ, free face painting by Face the Art Face Painting and entertainment provided by Black Ops Sound and Lighting.
Kayak Demos and Standup Paddleboards Palmyra Township Beach
On and in-water trials. Interested in kayaking? Demo kayaks, SUPs and canoes for free with Northeast Wilderness Experience and Sawmill Cycles.
Open Market Fair
Wallenpaupack Visitors Center
10am – 5pm [570-226-3191]
Hosted by The Chamber of the Northern Poconos. On-site HNB Mobile ATM. Rain OR Shine Event Featuring pottery, painters, emerging artists, organic goods, wood crafts, photographers, local jewelers, and much more!
Vendor Fair & Market
Wallenpaupack Area High School
Explore a wide variety of gifts, crafts, foods, keepsakes, art and so much more. Dozens of crafters and local artisans and shops will be showcasing their goods in the parking connector of the high school between the shuttle bus stop and the boat and outdoor expo. Hosted by V.I.P. – Victims Intervention Program.
Shop, Dine, and Explore Downtown
Be sure to visit Hawley’s downtown retailers, antique shops, galleries, restaurants and more. Many businesses will be hosting old fashioned “hometown” games and activities for all ages during Wally Fest. Partake of Hawley’s small town charm and big city culture. Shuttle available on Saturday.
Wallenpaupack Scenic Boat Tours
11am – 5pm [570.226.3293]
Enjoy a breath-taking 50-minute cruise on beautiful Lake Wallenpaupack as your tour guide describes the area and the history behind this charming lake region. Tours depart hourly, on the hour. Or enjoy the lake on your own by renting a Pontoon Boat, Kayak or Stand Up Paddle Board! Scenic tour prices $15 Adults, $14 Seniors, $11 Children; watercraft rental prices vary.
Clam Bake ‘N’ Brew
The Boathouse Restaurant
12pm – 5pm [570.226.5027]
Big pots of steamers, corn on the cob, potatoes, great brews on tap and more! $6 Steamers on the deck or inside.
The Mill Market, Hawley Silk Mill
Try local foods with this free tasting.
Yellow & Green Vaseline
Hawley Antique Exchange, Hawley
Yellow & Green Vaseline | tour the world’s largest collection of Vaseline glass.
Tafton Dike, Paupack Sailing Club
Watch as the fleet tacks and runs on the north end of the lake in a high-speed chase for a champion!
The Pick-Up Artists
The Deck at Silver Birches
Enjoy live music overlooking Lake Wallenpaupack on the new 100 ft deck! Take advantage of their Bloody Mary Bar 11:30AM-4PM, or grab a bud light bottle and a burger for only $10, 4PM-6PM.
The Boathouse Restaurant
5pm – 8pm [570.226.5027]
Blues, Brews & BBQ
Glass – Wine. Bar. Kitchen at Ledges Hotel
Join The Scott Weis Band. $32.50/person includes delicious selec-tions from the grill, sides of summer picnic fare, and samples of local craft beer. Reservations are recommended. Or, no cover charge for music and cocktail service on the Serenity and Stargazer Decks.
Ritz Company Playhouse
Harry Douglas from The Sensuous Senator is back to his old shenani-gans again, but this time as the American Ambassador to Great Britain. Adults – $15, Seniors (65+) & Students $10.