How to Cap Off Summer at the Annual Wally Lake Fest

Cap off an incredible summer in the Pocono Mountains with Wally Lake Fest. Guests and locals alike look forward to this event held each year at the end of August. Locations in Hawley, PA, and on Lake Wallenpaupack host activities, music, food, games and much more. Find out what’s going on this year and start making plans to attend!

In addition to Wally Lake Fest, there are a number of other exciting events to attend year-round in Hawley. Download a copy of our free Vacation Guide to get our top recommendations for events, activities, recreation, attractions, restaurants and more!

2019 Wally Lake Fest Events at Ledges Hotel, The Settlers Inn, Silver Birches Resort and Hawley Silk Mill

We are so excited about this year’s Wally Lake Fest that we had to join in on the action too! Here are some of the events we will be hosting at our properties:

Wally Lake Fest Weekend – August 23-25, 2019

Tito’s Pod and Live Music with Sera Bullis at Capt. Wally’s Cocktail Cove at Silver Birches

Friday, August 23, 7 p.m.-10 p.m.

Join us lakeside for Tito’s Mobile Bar Pod and a performance by Sera Bullis.


Glass on Location in The Boiler Room at The Hawley Silk Mill

Saturday, August 24

Savor your favorite dishes from Glass- overlooking the Paupack High Falls at The Boiler Room. Seatings at 6, 7 and 8 p.m. Reservations suggested.


Kayak, SUP and Yoga at the Recreation Center at Silver Birches

Saturday August 24 & Sunday August 25, 9 a.m. & 10 a.m. [570.576.0456]

Get in on the action with Yoga $10/Person at 9 a.m., and/or for a Kayak or SUP Class $10/Person at 10 a.m.


Jazz BBQ on the Terrace at The Settlers Inn

Friday, August 23

Don’t miss a delicious BBQ and special jazz performance. Start Wally Lake Fest Weekend at the Inn. Jazz performance by Spencer and Nancy Reed Quartet

$39 per person. Reservations required ~ Call 570.226.2993


Wally Lake Fest Brunch at The Settlers Inn!

August 24 & August 25

Wonderful brunch with complimentary bottomless mimosas and a farm to table menu.

$39/Person. Reservations suggested 570.226.2993


Dueling Pianos at The Waterfront at Silver Birches

Saturday, August 24 at 7 p.m.
Enjoy a dynamic performance by The Flying Ivories. A munchie buffet is offered pre-show. Reservations suggested.


Blues, Brews & BBQ at Glass-Wine.Bar. Kitchen

Sunday, August 25, Serving from 5 to 9 p.m.

Come out and listen to the sounds of Dustin Douglas and the Electric Gentleman by the falls. Reservations required ~ Call 570.226.1337


In addition to all the fun at our properties, there will be plenty of other activities going on during Wally Lake Fest. Here are just a few!

Artisan Craft Fair at the Hawley Silk Mill – Saturday August 24 & Sunday August 25

This open-air market will feature all sorts of items from local artisans. Don’t miss the free tastings at Cocoon Coffee House and Bakery from noon-2 p.m. or the Mojito Ice Bar on Saturday Aug. 24 from noon-6 p.m.

Ride for the Lake – Saturday, August 24

Join local motorcyclists for a fun 41-mile ride around the lake to help benefit the Lake Wallenpaupack Watershed. Many local businesses, including Ledges Hotel, are committed to supporting our ecosystem in any way.

Boat, Watercraft & Outdoor Show – August 24 & 25th

Head over to the Wallenpaupack Area High School to view and climb aboard dozens of boats. As you look for the boat of your dreams, check out the various food and retail vendors on-site.

Wallypalooza – Saturday, August 24

Listen to local bands and DJs play from the floating dock in front of Tafton Dike on Lake Wallenpaupack. Drop anchor or sit on the dike and listen to the tunes.

Start Making Plans to Experience Wally Lake Fest

Wally Lake Fest is the perfect way to celebrate the end of a fantastic summer season. If you’re planning to take part in this year’s festivities, we’d love to welcome you at Ledges Hotel or any of our sister properties, The Settlers Inn and Silver Birches Resort!

Here at Ledges, we offer the perfect place to relax after a day of fun on the lake. You can escape to one of our gorgeous rooms filled with modern touches like Comphy linens. We have many types of accommodations that are perfect for singles, couples, and groups. Contact us and book your room for Wally Lake Fest today.