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Best of Jim Thorpe: August 2023

How to Be a Trail-Friendly User:

Preserving Nature's Beauty for Generations to Come


Carbon County Fair

August 7th-12th

4PM – 10PM Weekdays 2PM – 10PM Saturday

Enjoy contests, food, fireworks, demolition derbies, rides, and fun for the whole family.

$7 everyday for everyone 6 years and older.

3285 Little Gap Rd | Palmerton, PA 18071


Trace Adkins- Somewhere in America Tour

Penn's Peak | August 31, 8:00pm

In his 25-year career in Country music, Trace Adkins has sold over 11 MILLION albums, charted over 20 singles, earned numerous awards and GRAMMY nominations, and garnered over TWO BILLION streams. A Grand Ole Opry member for nearly two decades, the Louisiana native is known for dynamic baritone and fiery, always-memorable live performances.


Support the Dimmick Library

August 22 | 4:00 – 9:00 PM

The Dimmick Memorial Library in Jim Thorpe is partnering with Union Publick House for Tithing Tuesday!

You can help us fundraise by enjoying some delicious food (10% of sales at UPH will be donated to the Dimmick from 4-9PM!). Plus, We'll be having a 50/50, and we'll have library merch for sale, AND a door prize!? This is an event you won't want to miss!

For more information and how you can help, contact us at


Mahoning Drive-in Theater


Mauch Chunk Opera House

The historic Mauch Chunk Opera House is one of America's oldest vaudeville theaters, in operation after more than 138 years. Today, the Mauch Chunk Opera House seats approximately 380, and is one of the northeast's premiere listening spaces and most intimate concert venues.

August Events

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