2022 Winter Market

Courthouse Square & Downtown Scranton
First Friday Scranton Activities

Caroling Around Downtown 

Patasphere, an organization providing young performers voice, dance, and drama training will be caroling around the city starting at 5:30 p.m.! 

Find them at the following times and locations: 

6:00 p.m. — Northern Light Espresso Bar and Cafe 

6:30 p.m. — Adezzo Coffee Shop & Market 

7:00 p.m. — Commonwealth Coffee House 

5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. — Holiday Twirling by Sherry’s Royalettes

Lackawanna County Courthouse by County Tree 

6:00 p.m. — Lackawanna County Tree Lighting

N. Washington Ave. side of Courthouse Square with carols by Catholic Choral Society and free hot chocolate courtesy of Unico. 

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. — Free horse and carriage rides 

Brookvalley Farms, leaving from N. Washington Ave 

Take a selfie at the Winter Market Selfie Station 

by the Lackawanna County Tree! Tag us! 

@LackawannaWinterMarket #lackawannacounty 

Warming Station Tent

Hot Cider & Pomander Making (clove oranges) 

– sponsored by Bright Horizons 

Music 

Non-Profit Vendors 

Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic 

Individualities In Motion (IAM) 

Supporters of Camp Archbald

Events Happening All Weekend

Window Decoration Walk | Festival of Trees Downtown events: SCC, Broadway. CAPPA Santa at the Mall

Winter Market Vendors

Weekend Performance Schedule

Friday, December 2nd

5:00 p.m. Steve Kurilla Jazz students 

6:30 p.m. “Out of this World” performance by the Scranton Fringe Festival 

6:50 p.m. Come Spin Some Holiday Records in the Warming Station Tent! 

7:30 p.m. “Out of this World” performance by the Scranton Fringe Festival 

8:00 p.m. Mark Montella Project

Saturday, December 3rd

11:00 a.m Jacob Cole Trio 

12:00 p.m. Frost Duo 

1:00 p.m. Tyler Dempsey Trio 

2:00 p.m. Presbybop Quartet 

2:45-3:45 p.m. Caroling On the Square with Creative and Performing Arts Academy (CaPAA) & Come Spin Some Holiday Records in the Warming Station Tent! 

4:00 p.m. Jim Cullen & Jack Bordo 

4:45-5:30 p.m. South Side Five 

5:30 p.m. “Out of this World” performance by the Scranton Fringe Festival 

6:00-6:30 p.m. Caroling On the Square with Creative and Performing Arts Academy (CaPAA) & Come Spin Some Holiday Records in the Warming Station Tent! 

6:30 p.m. “Out of this World” performance by the Scranton Fringe Festival 

Sunday, December 4th

11:00 a.m. Big Leaf 

12:00 p.m. Steve Kurilla Jazz Project confirmed 

1:00 p.m. Erin Malloy & Friends 

2:00 p.m. Dani-elle Kleha 

3:00 p.m. Joe Michaels & Tom Kozic Holiday Jazz 

It Takes a Village…

Thank you to all of our Partners

Scranton Fringe

Scranton Fringe has been a committed creative partner for the Lackawanna Winter Market Weekend! Visit Courthouse Square during the event weekend to view RISE: an installation of light & hope, an interactive pop-up public art installation created by Fringe in tandem with The Center For The Living City and Marywood University. Fringe has also created an original, short performance (perfect for audiences of all ages) which will take place December 3rd, 4th, & 5th.

The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce

This year the Winter Market partnered Greater Scranton Chamber of commerce to produce  the Holiday Showcase featuring some of our Winter Market Vendors and Chamber members showcasing their holiday items and services. You can find videos of the participating vendors on the Lackawanna Markets facebook page!

Thank you to all of our Non-Profit Sponsors

  • Supporters of Camp Archbald (SoCA)
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation
  • Individual Abilities in Motion (I AM)
  • The Northeast Pennsylvania
  • Philharmonic

Lackawanna County Sponsored Artist & Windows

  • High Priestess Studio 409 Spruce St. Artist: April Henbest
  • The Leonard Theatre(Front Windows) 335 Adams Ave Donna Walsh Nasser
  • The Leonard Theatre (Left Side) 335 Adams Ave Artist: Junior League of Scranton
  • Center City Print 119 Penn Ave. Artists: Joanna Wallace & Jessica Maeita
  • 514 and 516 Lackawanna Ave. Artist: Pop Up Studio Side window of 8 Count Dance Shop
  • 534 Lackawanna Ave. Artist: Sam Kuchwara
  • 343 N. Washington Ave. Artist: Marywood Design Club
  • 518 Lackawanna Ave. Artist Holly Yorkonis
  • Commonwealth Coffeehouse 101 Penn Ave. Artists Jenny Matthews &
    Sarah Strong.

Holiday Fun Throughout December

December 1-January 1, 2023

The Tinsel Trail
The Memorial Park on Main Street in Carbondale
A display of live Christmas trees decorated by
local organizations.

December 2- January 6, 2023

Scranton Tomorrow Holiday Window Showcase
The Holiday Window Showcase features magical holiday displays in dozens of businesses in Downtown Scranton.

December 4-January 15, 2023

Old Forge – Festival of Trees
Trees decorated by area businesses around Old Forge.

Friday, December 9

Northeastern, Pennsylvania Philharmonic Holiday Performance – 7:00 pm
Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple.

Friday, December 9

Scranton Civic Ballet – 7:30 PM
The Nutcracker
The Theater at North

Saturday, December 10

Scranton Civic Ballet – 2:00 p.m.
The Nutcracker
The Theater at North

Sunday, December 18

Scranton Tomorrow Holiday Open House in
Downtown Scranton
Spend an afternoon in Downtown Scranton and take advantage of holiday incentives at unique shops and restaurants while enjoying live music, hot cocoa and more!

Downtown Scranton Restaurants

Adams Ave

 P.J.’s 1910 Pub at the Hilton 100 Adams Ave. (OPEN SUNDAY 4:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m)

Bartari 101 Adams Ave. (OPEN SUNDAY 11:00 a.m-2:00 p.m.)

Osaka Hibachi & Sushi Bar 244 Adams Ave.

 City Market & Café 300 Adams Ave. (OPEN SUNDAY 6:00 a.m.-11:45 p.m.)

 The Bog 341 Adams Ave.

Eden – A Vegan Café 344 Adams Ave.

Paradise Soul Foods & Sweets 350 Adams Ave.

Thai Rak Thai 349 Adams Ave.

Biden Street

Downtown Deli 300 Biden Street (OPEN SUNDAY 8:00 a.m-3:00 pm)

Scoops on Spruce 406 Biden St.

(OPEN SUNDAY 1:00 pm-8:00 p.m.)

Tequila Mexican Bar & Grill 414 Biden St.

Northern Light Espresso Bar and Cafe 536 Biden St. (OPEN SUNDAY 10 a.m.-3:00 p.m.) Part of Eat, Drink and Be Merry Photo Contest!

Center St.

Adezzo 515 Center St. (OPEN SUNDAY 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.)

Linden Street

P.J. Scanlan’s 317 Linden St.

DaVinci Pizza on the Square 505 Linden Street

Backyard Ale House 523 Linden St.

(OPEN SUNDAY 12:00 p.m-2:00 a.m.)

Washington Ave.

The Garden Mediterranean Café 116 N. Washington Ave.

Bar Pazzo 131 N. Washington Ave.

Electric City Pizza 203 N. Washington Ave.(OPEN SUNDAY 10:00 a.m. -6:00 p.m.)

Subway 203 N. Washington Ave.(OPEN SUNDAY 8:30 a.m. -6:30 p.m.)

Catch 21 Seafood and Steak 301 N. Washington Ave.

Pizza by Pappas 303 N. Washington Ave.

Thai Thai 309 N. Washington Ave.

Abe’s Kosher Delicatessen 326 N. Washington Ave.  (OPEN SUNDAY 7:30 a.m.-3:30 a.m.)

Posh at the Scranton Club 404 N. Washington Ave.

Whiskey Dick’s 308 N. Washington Ave.

Franklin Ave.

Ale Mary’s 126 Franklin Avenue (OPEN SUNDAY 12:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m.)

Jefferson Ave.

The Railyard Restaurant & Bar 119 Jefferson Ave. (OPEN SUNDAY 12:00 p.m-6:00 p.m.)

Lackawanna Ave.

Buona Pizza 504 Lackawanna Ave. (OPEN SUNDAY 11:00 p.m-10:00 p.m)

Coney Island Lunch 515 Lackawanna Avenue (OPEN SUNDAY 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.)

Carmen’s 2.0 at the Radisson 700 Lackawanna Ave. (OPEN SUNDAY for Brunch 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.)

Station Café Radisson Lackawanna Station 700 Lackawanna Ave. (OPEN SUNDAY 5:00 AM-2:00 p.m.

Trax Bar + Kitchen Radisson Lackawanna Station 700 Lackawanna Ave. (OPEN SUNDAY 11:30 a.m.-10:00 p.m.)

Penn Ave.

Commonwealth Coffeehouse Sampter’s Building 101 Penn Ave. (OPEN SUNDAY 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.)

Sambuca Italian Grille & Bar 234 Penn Ave.

Noir Dark Spirits 244 Penn Ave. (OPEN SUNDAY 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.)

Harry’s 302 Penn Ave.

The 16th Ward 306 Penn Ave.(OPEN SUNDAY 11:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.)

Peculiar Kitchen 307 Penn Ave.

Electric City Bakehouse 314 Penn Ave. (OPEN SUNDAY 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.)

The Salad Shop 316 Penn Ave.

AV Restaurant and Lounge 320 Penn Ave.

Wyoming Ave.

Wanda’s Mofongo House II 111 Wyoming Ave.(OPEN SUNDAY 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.)

The Black Box Cafe The Ritz Building 222 Wyoming Avenue

Cedar Ave.

Original Coney Island of Scranton100 Cedar Ave.

 

The Marketplace at Steamtown 300 Lackawanna Ave.

Amori Sushi

Auntie Anne’s (OPEN SUNDAY 12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.)

Basilico’s Pizzeria Restaurant

Center City Wine Cellar (OPEN SUNDAY 12:00-5:00 p.m.)

Gertrude Hawk Chocolates (OPEN SUNDAY 12:0 p.m.-5:00 p.m.)

Food and Fire Barbecue Depot

Household 6 Creations (OPEN SUNDAY 11:00AM-5:00 p.m.)

Keep Well Marketplace at Steamtown, 2nd Floor

Revello’s Pizza & Cannoli Bar Marketplace at Steamtown (OPEN SUNDAY 11:00AM-8:00 p.m.)

Starbucks (OPEN SUNDAY 6:000 a.m.-6:30 a.m.)

Steamtown Sweets (OPEN SUNDAY 12:0 p.m.-5:00 p.m.)

Tribal Cuisine (OPEN SUNDAY 11:00AM-8:00 p.m.)

Annual Festival of Trees Display

Piazza del Arte Biden St. side of Courthouse

Trees decorated by area organizations for
Toys for Tots Fundraiser 

Festival of Trees is an annual display of Christmas trees decorated by community organizations, businesses, and schools to raise funds for Toys for Tots. This year’s theme is “Out of this World”.

Thank you to Our organization for sponsoring and Decorating a Tree!

Lackawanna County Commissioners

Creative and Performing Arts Academy (CaPAA)

Career Technology Center (CTC)

Early Learning Resource Center

Iron Valley Real Estate of Greater Scranton

Lackawanna Astronomical Society

Lamar Advertising of Scranton

New York Life

Marywood S.T.A.R.S. (Students Together Achieving Remarkable Success)

Northern Light Espresso Bar & Café

On & On

Rotary Club of Scranton

Scranton Tomorrow

The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education

The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education

United Neighborhood Centers of NEPA

Women of Lackawanna County Prison-Outreach

Anthracite Heritage Museum & Iron Furnaces Associates

Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel

St. Mary’s Villa Campus

Girl Scout Troop 50075

Lackawanna County Visitors Bureau

Junior League of Scranton

Space Time Mead & Cider Works

St. Joseph’s Center

Lackawanna Valley Dermatology Association, Ltd.

St. Mary’s Villa Campus

Girl Scout Troop 50075

Mona’s Dolls

Marywood University Art Department: Graphic Design Club