Spring for the Arts
Our largest fundraiser, Spring for the Arts, takes place at Stroudsmoor Country Inn. The event gives us an opportunity to celebrate the success of our regional artists. The evening includes cocktails, musical entertainment, dinner, auction activities, a raffle, and most important, the awards presentation.
Spring for the Arts
“A Night at the Kentucky Derby”
Friday, May 4, 2018
Stroudsmoor Country Inn Pavilion
NEW! Online Auction May 1-25
Stroudsburg Arts Festival
New for 2018! Pocono Arts Council’s 1st Annual “Stroudsburg Arts Festival” on Saturday, July 7th from 2pm until 7pm. Held in historic Downtown Stroudsburg along the N. 7th Street corridor and Courthouse Square. Enjoy live music, performance art, and many types of high quality art vendors! Share this event on Facebook and help make our first year truly amazing!
Festival of Wood
The Festival of Wood is a hands-on, family-friendly event that takes place at Historic Grey Towers in Milford, PA. In an effort to raise awareness about the importance of sustainable forestry, the two-day event includes films, music, lectures, and demonstrations that are fun and educational.
Patrons are invited to enjoy handmade crafts, music, arts, programs, children’s activities, educational exhibits, and more!
Pocono State Craft Festival
Pocono State Crafts Festival is the Pocono’s premier art and craft festival takes place every August at the Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm in Stroudsburg, PA.
Meet and shop from a juried selection of fine artists and craftsmen, enjoy local musicians, and relive history on a working farm. Live demonstrations, children’s area, and festival food make for a great day!
Pocono Mountains of Art Open Studio Tour
Save the date for the Pocono Mountains of Art Open Studio Tour to take place April 27-28, 2019. Monroe County artists will have the opportunity to open their studios and to give visitors a first-hand glimpse of their creative process and have the opportunity to purchase original artwork on the spot. Artists, if you are interested in being a stop on the tour, please email Sue Randall at gro.s1534345618traon1534345618ocop@1534345618rotce1534345618rid1534345618.
Starving Artist Mac & Cheese Bake-Off
The Starving Artist Mac & Cheese Bake-Off is held each fall at a local venue. Admission includes Mac & Cheese tasting as well as voting for your favorite recipe. Celebrity judges provide their expertise to the professional and amateur chefs who participate.
The winner is awarded the title of “Best Mac & Cheese in the Poconos.” All proceeds from the Bake-Off benefit the programs and services of the Pocono Arts Council.