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16th Annual Zane Grey Festival

July 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

16th Annual Zane Grey Festival image of museum

The 16th Annual Zane Grey Festival is a free festival to be held on the grounds of the Zane Grey Museum in Lackawaxen.

will be among a variety of activities and events.

Bill Streeter of the Delaware Valley Raptor Center will present a live birds of prey show from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m

Brookvalley Farms will be offering horse-drawn wagon rides from 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Adam DePaul, Tribal Council Member and Story Keeper of the Lenape of Pennsylvania, will present The Past and Present of the Lenape in Pennsylvania from 12:15 p.m.- 12:45 p.m.

Upper Delaware Puppeteers will present A Wildlife Journey Down the Upper Delaware from 1:00 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.

Park Ranger Rachael Freundlich will lead a guided walk around Dolly’s Garden Path from 1:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m., highlighting the life of Dolly Grey, the woman behind Zane Grey.

Local musician Dan Engvaldsen will perform folk music from 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

National Parks Conservation Association will hold interactive water table demonstrations from 10:30-10:45 a.m. and 1:30– 1:45 p.m. Ongoing throughout the day, staff from Steamtown National Historic Site will demonstrate the “Ring of Fire” and the state of Pennsylvania will host their interactive Wood Mobile.

There will be craft activities available for children of all ages, a children’s scavenger hunt, primitive skills demonstrations, weaving demonstrations, groundwater model demonstrations, kayak safety demos by the National Canoe Safety Patrol, and more. Zane Grey’s legacy of literature and sportsmanship lives on in Lackawaxen.

Hamburgers, hotdogs, cold drinks, and much more will accompany fresh popcorn all day from the Honesdale National Bank.


July 16
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Zane Grey Museum
135 Scenic Drive
Lackawaxen, PA 18435
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(570) 685-4871