Wilkes-Barre and the surrounding area have much to offer. Cultural events such as Broadway touring shows, local professional theatre, concerts, museums, fairs, and many other opportunities abound. Just outside the city limits you will find beautiful countryside with rolling hills, rivers, farmland, woodlands, and state parks. This setting provides a variety of winter and summer outdoor activities, including skiing in the nearby Pocono mountains, hiking, fishing, horseback riding, cycling, whitewater rafting, camping, and golfing, among others. Further sources of entertainment include outlet shopping, water parks, amusement parks, harness racing, concerts, and sporting events. In addition, the area has a wide variety of hotel, motel, inn and bed & breakfast accommodations, as well as restaurants for every taste and budget.