SHAWNEE ON DELAWARE, PA – July 3, 2008 – Shawnee Mountain Ski Area is holding its annual Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks, which benefits the Shawnee Volunteer Fire Company on Saturday, July 5. The rain date is Sunday, July 6.
There will be an outdoor DJ, Uncle Sam Stilt Walker, Mark Clark's "All American Magic Show" and various food & craft vendors. A delicious Hickory Licks barbecue is planned. "The Best Show in the Poconos", a full one half hour fireworks display will be at dusk, approximately 9pm, presented by the Castiglione Fireworks Display Company. The Gates open at 7:00 pm and admission is $10 per carload, with all proceeds going to the Shawnee Volunteer Fire Company.
For more information about Shawnee Mountain and the Independence Day Celebration and the Fireworks, call 570-421-7231 or visit online at www.shawneemt.com.
Shawnee Mountain is located in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania just off Exit 309 of Interstate 80. General information call 570-421-7231. For lodging information, call 888-845-5248 (townhomes and chateaus), 800-SHAWNEE (Shawnee Inn), or 800-POCONOS (vacation bureau). Or visit Shawnee Mountain on-line at www.shawneemt.com where on-line booking links are available.