- TripBuzz found 30 things to do with kids in or near Scranton, Pennsylvania, including 15 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Wilkes-Barre, Lake Harmony and Honesdale.
- From Sno Cove to Montage Mountain, the Scranton area offers 47 different types of family activities, including: Specialty Museums, Theaters, Historic Sites and Bowling.
- One of the largest cities in Pennsylvania, the city of Scranton is a thriving business and residential community home to over 76,000 local residents. As the cultural center of the Lackawanna River valley, it draws tourists through its water recreation opportunities, sports venues, historical structures, cultural centers and annual parades.
Opened in 1973, the Ritz Theater is a community theater that provides artistic theatrical entertainment to those who visit. The theater is run by local volunteers who all share a love for theater and performing for the community.
Offering 12x12 stalls for horse boarding, Vanderbeek Farm provides a variety of services, including feeding, training, grooming, and more. The farm has two arenas for visitors to take their horses out on; one indoors and one outdoors.
Costa's Family Fun Park is an all-ages attraction with a variety of activities, from bumper boats and waterslides, to a kid's playland with giant ball pit and tunnel slide. Enjoy go karts, arcade, laser tag and mini-golf.
A facility made for paintballing, Skirmish USA offers days for discounts, combo adventures with different activities such as white water rafting, and night plays. Open year round with lodging available, making reservations is recommended.