Pocono Mountains Announces New Black Friday Promotion

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Exclusive Savings on Destination Favorites

Pocono Mountains, PA – The Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) is proud to announce the first year of its Black Friday Deals promotion. In order to take advantage of the ever-increasing trend of Black Friday shoppers, the program was developed to allow consumers to save on area attractions, dining and lodging facilities in time for the holiday season.

Overall, more than 20 members are offering savings only bookable on Friday, November 26 from 8 a.m. through 8 p.m. Deals include percentages off, bonus gift cards, free items and more. A full listing of the offers can be found at www.800poconos.com/blackfridaydeals.

“We have found that around this time of year, consumers are looking for deals and discounts,” said Carl Wilgus, PMVB president and CEO. “We decided to give them what they want and allow people to give the gift of travel this holiday season.”

Outside of the www.800poconos.com website, the campaign will be promoted through various channels including the Bureau’s mobile website, social media outlets and mobile text message community.

About the Pocono Mountains
With 2,400 square miles encompassing Pennsylvania’s Carbon, Monroe, Pike and Wayne counties, the Pocono Mountains region is home to rolling mountain terrain, breathtakingly beautiful waterfalls, thriving woodlands and 170 miles of winding rivers.  Winters offer guests the opportunity to ski, snowboard, snow tube and even snowshoe their way through snowy wonderlands encompassing over 185 ski trails, while summers also cater to the active traveler allowing exploration of 261miles of hiking and biking trails, over 35 golf courses, whitewater rafting, boating, fishing and open access to nine state and two national parks.

Any time of year is a good time to visit the Pocono Mountains, located within driving distance of most major East Coast cities.  This region teeming with history offers year-round cultural tours and art exhibitions, abundant antiquing and brand-name shopping and a full calendar of festivals showcasing the heritage, music and food of the Pocono Mountains.

Even the most discerning traveler will find comfortable accommodations in the Pocono Mountains, which offers an eclectic mix of resorts, distinctive properties and quaint, country inns and bed and breakfasts.

Pocono Mountains visitor information is available online at www.800poconos.com or by phone at 800-POCONOS (800-762-6667).  Follow @PoconoTourism on Twitter to stay current with up-to-date information.  Established in 1934, the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau is a private, non-profit, membership organization.  The Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau is the official destination marketing organization for the four counties of Carbon, Monroe, Pike and Wayne in northeastern Pennsylvania.