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Need a Fantastic Poconos Day Trip for Your Group?

A group trip to the Pocono Mountains has something to please everyone, and Silver Birches Resort offers some of the best day trips in the Poconos. Just bring your group to us, and we’ll take care of the rest. Our day trip itineraries include history, comedy, music, festivals and even theater! Plus, your group will revel in our lakeside location. Find the best day trip suited for your group and start planning your trip to Silver Birches today! Don’t wait another second. Fun awaits at Lake Wallenpaupack!

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Have a Fun Day With Our Poconos Day Trip Packages

Wonderful Activities for Group Tours

Discover the Pocono Mountains like never before with our special packages for bus and tour groups! Select from various offerings to enjoy fun activities. Relax in a stunning setting overlooking Lake Wallenpaupack. Take a look at a few of our options below, peruse our Bus Tour Booklet, then contact us to make your reservation! We can’t wait to welcome you and your group.

Tip: Every package comes with our signature apple streusel coffee cake upon arrival, delicious family-style lunch and an ice cream treat to end the day.

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Put on your Western duds, kick up your heels, and get ready for a grand ‘ol time! Donna & the Country Mystics are famous for their varied repertoire of old country classics and new country hits. (April 19 and 20).

Relive the Buddy Holly Story with Michael Siktberg and his band (April 26 and 27). Michael Siktberg plays Buddy Holly, who in three short years during the 1950s became a musical sensation and changed the world
of rock ‘n’ roll.

Don’t miss this high-energy, dueling pianos duo (May 3 and 4)! The Flying Ivories have been offering a toe-tapping good time since 2001.

Board the midnight train to Motown with songs by The Temptations, The Four Tops, Stevie Wonder and more! Group Du Jour delivers a taste of Motown Madness and Disco Fever (June 7 and 8).

Let the good times roll with Blues, Brews and BBQ (June 14 and 15). Revel in the music by Bobby Kyle and The Administers. . Honest and forthright, Bobby’s original songs tell the story of the average person, with a passion born of life, love and loss.

Elvis is in the Building (June 28 and 29)! The King is alive and well through the talents of John Monforto. This trained lyric baritone performs in the trademark 1970s jumpsuits, featuring all the best of Elvis’ music and moves.

Relive the days of TV’s “American Bandstand” (July 12 & 13) as Group Du Jour plays hits from every era of the show’s run, from the 1950s through the ’80s. There’ll even be a Twist Contest, Silly Lyrics Contest, crazy costumes, hula hoops and more.

Take a musical journey through the  ’70s and ’80s with One Hit Wonders featuring Wonderland. (August 9 and 10). Wonderland is a tribute band for all of those bygone acts that will never get a tribute band.

Dust off your favorite dance moves, we’re taking you back to the days of Solid Gold (November 8 and 9)! it’s an afternoon, of classic rock favorites from the ‘70s and ‘80s brought to you by the amazing classic rock band, Group Du Jour!
There’s big anthem sing-a-longs, lots of audience participation, and a whole lot of shakin’ going on out on that dance floor!

Have a down-home holiday with the Country Christmas Show (December 6 and 7). Donna and The Country Mystics is an award-winning, high-energy country band with a repertoire of beloved country classics and new country hits. The show will also features all your favorite Christmas Carols from “Jingle Bells” to “Dominick the Donkey.”


Be captivated by The Magic of Damian (November 15 and 16). Combining dance, music, mime and comedy with his illusions, Damian weaves a spell of mystical entertainment for discriminating tastes.


All Aboard for Springtime in the Pocono Tour (May 17, 18, 24 and 25). After lunch, board The Stourbridge Line for a train ride along the Lackawaxen River to Honesdale. The nearby town was the birthplace of the railroad in America.

All Aboard for Springtime in the Pocono Tour (May 17, 18, 24 and 25). After lunch, board The Stourbridge Line for a train ride along the Lackawaxen River to Honesdale. The nearby town was the birthplace of the railroad in America.

Set sail on a scenic boat ride (August 23 and 24). The 30-minute guide tour aboard a patio boat offers breathtaking views of Lake Wallenpaupack. Then, the Jersey Chix bring their widely hailed Atlantic City casino act to The Waterfront at Silver Birches. This bubbly, fun twosome brings you the best of pop, disco, Broadway, jazz and Motown hits.

Ride the rails in the morning, rock ‘n roll in the afternoon. The Fall Foliage Train Ride (September 27 and 28, October 4 and 5) features an excursion aboard the Stourbridge Line to view the glorious Pocono Mountains ablaze in the colors of autumn. Then be entertained by The Amazing Eric Kearns. The versatile performer earned his moniker with his ability to capture the vocal stylings of his biggest idols. The Vegas-style show features hits from Elvis, Neil Diamond, Barry Manilow, Ray Charles and Engelbert Humperdinck.


Our festival-themed Poconos day trips pay homage to the area’s heritage and ethnicity. The St. Patrick’s Day Festival (March 15 and 16) includes whiskey-infused food, Irish music and an Irish Step Dancing show in the afternoon!

Benvenuto! Our Italian Festival (September 13-14) features the flavors, music and culture of Italia. Get caught up in the drama of “La Familiga” with John Monforto.

Celebrate everything Bavaria during Germanfest (October 10-12, 17-19 and 24-26). The day includes a strudel making demonstration. A family-style German meal offers a veritable smorgasbord of traditional favorites. The George Stalter Band provides the entertainment with a mix of old-world and contemporary German classics.

Tip: Add on an hour in the morning to your trip and stop by the Hawley Silk Mill for shopping and more! Built in 1880, this historic building is now a lifestyle center. While you’re there, peruse the art gallerycheck out the unique shops or visit Cocoon Coffee House and Bakery for fresh-brewed coffee and tasty pastries!

Relax and Unplug at Silver Birches

Once you’ve had a taste of Silver Birches on your Poconos day trip, we hope you come back another time to enjoy a weekend getaway. Book one of our Deluxe King rooms with a private deck and views of the lake. Relax in your whirlpool tub and snuggle up by the electric or gas fireplace with a delicious glass of wine in hand.

There’s no better place than Silver Birches to unwind and reconnect with nature. Enjoy all of the activities and dining options we have on-site. Get a good night’s sleep and wake up the next morning to the sound of birds chirping and the cool breeze coming from Lake Wallenpaupack. Start your day refreshed with a delicious breakfast and get ready for your next adventure. So don’t wait any longer! Book one of our Poconos day trips or plan your stay today, and we’ll make sure you have a magical time!

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