Affordable things to do in the Pocono region this weekend
Lotus Land. $15 in advance. $20 the day of the show. American Rush tribute Lotus Land will perform at 8 p.m. March 12 at Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe. This is a general admission show with a $3 per ticket transaction fee at the Penn’s Peak Box Office. Tickets can be purchased at the box office in person, at Roadies Restaurant in person or through Ticketmaster. Doors open at 6 p.m. For more information, call 866-605-7325.
Jane Lee Hooker. $18. New York City blues-rock band Jane Lee Hooker will perform at 8 p.m. March 11 at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 West Broadway, Jim Thorpe. The band of five women features dual guitars and honors blues greats like Muddy Waters and Big Mama Thorton. Doors open at 7 p.m. For more information, call 570-325-0249.
“Da” by Hugh Leonard. $18 for adults. $15 for seniors. $10 for children. Billed as a semi-autobiographical play set in 1960’s Dublin, “Da” follows Charlie in his childhood home as he is visited by the ghost of his recently deceased father. The production examines the complex relationship between father and son. Show times are 2 p.m. Friday, 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday from March 11 through March 20 at the Shawnee Playhouse, 552 River Rd., Shawnee On Delaware. For more information, call 570-421-5093.
DIY: Chat ‘n Do: Plant Your Seeds. $5 to $10 suggested donation. Get a head start on your garden this year by planting seeds with friends and neighbors from 6 to 8 p.m. March 10 at The Cooperage Project, 1030 Main St., Honesdale. Bring seeds, containers and tools. The Cooperage project will provide seedling mix and tools as well. Participants are encouraged to share and trade seeds. For more information, call 570-253-2020.