Spring Tube Fest Family Olympics At Fernwood Resort in the Pocono Mountains

Sunday, March 9, 2014

BUSHKILL, PA (March 2014) - It's time to start thinking spring and what better way than spending the weekend at Fernwood Resort playing in the snow at their Spring Tube Fest Family Olympics on March 8-9, 2014. Tube Fest weekend includes two tickets to the Fernwood Winter Fun Center White Lightning snowtubing park and two nights of villa accommodations starting from $169 a night. Gina Bertucci, spokesperson for Fernwood Resort, said, "March is the time we begin to think about the return of spring and opening the golf course. Snowtubing lasts well into March and we make this a fun family event with fireworks on Saturday night for all to enjoy."

Tube Fest will run from 12 noon to 11 pm on Saturday and 10 am to 1 pm on Sunday with live entertainment, family competition activities including barbershop races, a Tiny Tot Tube Toss, and tug of war with prizes to individual and team winners and Saturday night fireworks. Bertucci continues, "It’s a great outdoor party where you can sit by the fire and think spring. Given the snowy winter we have been having, it will be overdue."

Fernwood is a 400-acre year round resort with one and two bedroom fully appointed villa accommodations. It offers White Lightning snowtubing with a Tiny Tot play area, Pocono TreeVentures 66 element aerial ropes course, Pocono Zip Racer dual 1,000 ft racing zip lines, Wintergreens Patio Grill, indoor pools, saunas, live entertainment, winter horseback riding, paintball, massage, and is next to the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. "We are offering many different savings packages in March including a St. Patrick's Day weekend," Bertucci said. She continued, "Bring your family to take a mini vacation to Fernwood Resort and enjoy all we have to offer then head to Tube Fest to play games, eat at the barbecue, snowtube and dance to the music. You deserve a break, and the Pocono Mountains supply the perfect backdrop for an affordable getaway that’s a short drive from suburban living."

For package information go to FernwoodResortPoconos.com and click on the packages tab to see the entire list of upcoming events and money saving packages including spring skiing offers to Camelback and Shawnee Mountains. To make Tube Fest reservations call 888-FERNWOOD 888-337-6966 or book online at