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Celebrate Autumn at Blue Mountain Resort

by Mary Melnick

Sep 24, 2021

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North America

The Pocono Mountains is a prime destination for fall and winter getaways due to its stunning fall foliage, beautiful landscapes and endless activities. Blue Mountain Resort, located along Kittatinny Ridge in the foothills, is a destination that offers just that.


The area is a destination worth visiting year-round, but the fall foliage display is unbeatable. The leaf-peeping is touted as among the best in the country with September and October bringing special autumn adventures to the resort.


Oktoberfest 2021 in Summit Courtyard

On Sunday, Sept. 26, 12–5 p.m., for ages 21 and over with a valid form of I.D., guests can celebrate fall at the resort’s Summit Courtyard. The event will feature live German music, a Biergarten with a wide variety of beers, Bavarian-style fare and games like Keg Tapping and Stein Hoisting.


Monsterball Bash Halloween Costume Party at Slopeside Pub & Grill

Kick off the Halloween celebration on Saturday, Oct. 30, 9 p.m. to midnight, at Monsterball Bash. The fun and spooky Halloween happening is celebrated with live music, drink specials, a raffle and top prizes for Most Creative, Best Couple, Fan Favorite, Scariest and Sexiest costume. Admission is free and guests must be over 21 with a valid I.D.


Night Time Zip & Climb at Summit Park High Ropes Course

Every Friday through Oct. 29, this exhilarating experience offers climbing, zipping and swinging through the trees with laser lights, glow sticks and more thrills. Check-in starts at 5:30 p.m. and closes at 8:30 p.m. It is recommended guests buy tickets in advance. Event capacity is limited and does sell out. Sessions are two hours and start at $39 for tickets purchased in advance and $46 for tickets bought within 48 hours of the event. Tickets can be purchased online.


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