Senator Scavello to Co-Host Get Outdoors PA Festival September 15

Stroudsburg, PA – State Senator Mario Scavello will host the Get Outdoors PA Festival with Stroud Region Open Space & Recreation Commission (SROSRC) on Saturday, September 15 from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Brodhead Creek Park (North 5th Street, Stroud Township). This is a free event with activities for the whole family.

The outdoor event will feature a number of exhibitors and hands-on activities for all ages, including fly fishing, fire safety demonstrations, a smoke house, nature walk and live animal presentation.

In addition, Pocono Wildlife Rehabilitation & Education Center will release a juvenile bald eagle that was rescued in close proximity to the park location in Stroudsburg. The Center plans to release the eagle at approximately 2:30 p.m.  

“It is my pleasure to once again co-host this outstanding event with the Stroud Region Open Space and Recreation Commission and help inform our residents of the many outdoor recreation opportunities, parks and greenways the region has to offer,” said Senator Scavello. “Each year, this event gives area families the opportunity to get outdoors and enjoy our beautiful environment, introducing them to new experiences and pastimes that they can enjoy for a lifetime.”

This free event will be held rain or shine. For additional information, contact 570-620-4326.

State Senator Mario Scavello represents the 40th Senatorial District, which includes portions of Monroe and Northampton Counties. To find out more information regarding this event or any state-related issue, please visit or email

Contact: Senator Scavello’s District Office

Phone: 570-620-4326