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.
Details About Our Experiences
Take a musical journey through the ’50s, ’60s and ’70s with The Wanabees as the four-piece band plays jukebox classics live. (June 12 & 13)
Silver Birches Resort turns into an “Island Carnival” (June 26 & 27) with the tropical stylings of Deja Vu. Get into an island vibe with favorites from Jimmy Buffett, Lionel Richie and Gloria Estefan plus audience participation fun including a Conga Line and a Flip Flop Flipping Contest.
Relive the days of TV’s “American Bandstand” (July 17 & 18) as Deja Vu 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.
The Jersey Chix bring their Atlantic City Resort Casino stage show to Silver Birches (July 24 & 25). The performance features hits by some of the greatest female artists of all time. Sing along with classics from Connie Francis, Donna Summer, Barbra Streisand, Dusty Springfield, Dionne Warwick, Whitney Houston and Celine Dion.
Join in Rich Wilson’s Jukebox Rewind (July 31 & Aug 1). The Vegas-style showman has captivated audiences for 30 years with songs from the time when the Rat Pack ruled the airwaves and Elvis became the king of rock ‘n roll.
It was the golden age of music for the greatest generation. Our Big Band Festival (Aug 14 & 15) will make you swing and sway to the timeless sounds of Glen Miller, Benny Goodman, the Dorsey Brothers, Count Basie and more. The Little Big Band has a repertoire of over 2,000 songs.
The Amazing Eric Kearns earned his moniker with his ability to capture the vocal stylings of his biggest idols. The Vegas-style show (Sept 4 & 5) features hits from Elvis, Neil Diamond, Barry Manilow, Ray Charles and Engelbert Humperdinck.
No one does Doo-Wop like The New Paramounts. The eight-piece band entertains audiences with fancy footwork and smooth harmonies as they play the music synonymous with the 1950s and ’60s. (Sept. 11 & 12).
Have a down-home holiday with the Country Christmas Show (Dec 4 & 5). 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.”
Theater and Comedy
You’ll Laugh Out Loud with comedian Chris Monty (June 19 & 20). A regular on the New York comedy club scene, Monty has opened for Joan Rivers and B.B. King. He has also appeared in “Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2,” and TV shows “Vinyl” and “Orange is the New Black.”
“Legally Gray” (July 10 & 11) takes a hilarious look at the sandwich generation. Back by popular demand, the live stage show depicts the humorous and heartbreaking realities of three generations under one roof.
The joys and challenges of family gatherings are highlighted in “Greetings” (Nov. 13 & 14). The holiday farce satirizes and celebrates all the dysfunction of family celebrations.
Magician, comedian and mind reader Eli Morgan gives a spellbinding performance in “Out of His Mind!” (Aug 21 & 22). His unique brand of entertainment combines comedy, illusion, audience participation, music and stunts.
Discover the Pocono Mountains’ industrial heritage. The All Aboard for Springtime in the Pocono Tour (May 29 & 30, June 5 & 6) features The Hawley Silk Mill, the largest Bluestone building in the world and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The massive former silk mill is now a bustling lifestyle center with shops, an art gallery and coffee house/bakery. 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.
Music and memories combine on the Magical History Tour (Aug 28 & 29). Explore The Hawley SIlk Mill, which dates to 1880, is a prime example of High Victorian Gothic style architecture. Following lunch, travel to nearby Bethel, NY and tour Bethel Woods Center for the Arts. The 800-acre campus includes the site of the famed 1969 Woodstock Festival, outdoor amphitheatre and state-of-the-art museum dedicated to the culture and climate of 1960s era America.
Ride the rails in the morning, rock ‘n roll in the afternoon. The Fall Foliage Train Ride (Sept. 25 & 26, Oct. 2 & 3) features an excursion aboard the Stourbridge Line to view the glorious Pocono Mountains ablaze in the colors of autumn. Then the versatile and energetic duo, Deja Vu, will entertain you with music from Motown to disco.
Our festival-themed Poconos day trips pay homage to the area’s heritage and ethnicity. The St. Patrick’s package includes whiskey-infused food, Irish music and an Irish Step Dancing show in the afternoon!
Benvenuto! Our Italian Festival (Sept 18-19) features the flavors, music and culture of Italia. Enjoy a wine tasting demonstration with Claude Briere before a family-style feast of traditional Italian dishes. Then, entertainer Vincent Talarico offers a jam-packed program of Italian songs and jokes featuring the music of Luciano Pavarotti, Mario Lanza and Andrea Bocelli.
Celebrate everything Bavaria during Germanfest (Oct 8-10, 15-17, 29-31, Nov 6 &7). The day includes a strudel making demonstration plus pretzel making. A family-style German meal offers a veritable smorgasbord of traditional favorites. The Joe Lastovica Band provides the entertainment with a mix of old-world and contemporary German classics.
Eat, shop and be merry! Shop ‘Til You Drop Holiday Show (Nov 210 & 21) delivers a unique marketplace overflowing with gift ideas. Enjoy a holiday-style family feast including roast turkey and ham with all the fixings. Performer Rich Wilson brings “The Spirit of Christmas” with a program of holiday songs, jokes, dancing and audience participation.
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 gallery, check 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!