Wisin Y Yandel, Keith Urban, Gladys Knight: Concerts coming to the Poconos, Lehigh Valley

You don't have to travel far to enjoy some A-list live entertainment this October. Read on for a list of our picks for concerts in the Poconos and Lehigh Valley.

Wisin Y Yandel farewell tour

Puerto Rican reggaetón duo Wisin Y Yandel recently announced that they will embark on one final tour to celebrate the upcoming release of their new album, "La Última Misión, and 19 years together as a duo —making it the last time fans can see them onstage together.

When: 8 p.m. Oct. 7

Cost: $39.95 - $370

Info: PPL Center, 701 Hamilton St., Allentown, bit.ly/3ruUAjE

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Gladys Knight

The seven-time R&B Grammy winner will perform her well-know hits "If I Were Your Woman," "Neither One of Us (Wants to be the First to Say Goodbye," "Best Thing to Ever Happen to Me," and "Midnight Train to Georgia."

When: 7 p.m. Oct. 9

Cost: $65-$85

Info: State Theater for the Arts, 453 Northampton St., Easton, statetheatre.org/events/gladys-knight

Dylan Scott

Dylan Scott's brings his Amen to that Tour to the Burgs bringing brand new cuts from his new album, "Livin' My Best Life."

Scott's newest music is a follow-up to the country star's "Nothing To Do Town," which features tracks such as the heartbreak ballad “New Truck,” unifying anthem “In Our Blood (feat. Jimmie Allen)” and viral TikTok tune “Can’t Have Mine (Find You A Girl).”

When: 8 p.m. Oct. 13

Cost: $27.50 to $30

Info: Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg, bit.ly/3M3vi5C

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WAR

The funk-rock band, known for their hits "Summer,"  "Why Can't We Be Friends," "The Cisco Kid," and "The World is Ghetto," take the stage to relive some of greatest tunes.

When: 8 p.m. Oct. 14

Cost: $39.50 - $65

Info: Mount Airy Casino Resort, 312 Woodland Road, Mount Pocono, bit.ly/3fHqRl5

Art Garfunkel

Pop/folk legend Art Garfunkel, who was originally revered for his Grammy-winning, chart topping songs and albums with former bandmate, Paul Simon, has released 12 solo albums including his most recent, ”Some Enchanted Evening,” in 2007.

He’ll take to the stage performing both Simon and Garfunkel hits — along with songs from his own successful solo collection.

When: 8 p.m. Oct. 15

Cost: $39.50- $99.50

Info: Kirby Center for the Performing Arts, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, ticketmaster.com/event/02005862CE608964

Keith Urban The Speed of Now World Tour

Country crooner Keith Urban performs Oct. 20 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes Barre.
Country crooner Keith Urban performs Oct. 20 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes Barre.

The Grammy winning country crooner brings his Speed of the Now World Tour, his thirteen headlining concert, in support of his new album, "The Speed of Now Part 1," which was released in 2020.

When: 7 p.m. Oct. 20

Cost: $45 - $344.50

Info: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza, 255 Highland Park Boulevard, Wilkes-Barre, bit.ly/3RLbaGY

Colbie Caillat

The pop songstress, who has won two Grammys and five nominations, will perform some of her favorite singles including "Bubbly," and "Fallin' For You," and "I Never Told You," along with her latest tunes.

Her live show is personal and engaging and she is known as an expert storyteller. Colbie is currently working on a new album in Nashville, Tennessee.

When: 8 p.m. Oct. 21

Cost: $35 - $70

Info: Wind Creek Event Center, 77 Wind Creek Boulevard, Bethlehem, bit.ly/3SUt5Mf

Spin Doctors

Spin Doctors are an American alternative rock band formed in New York City, best known for their early 1990s hits, "Two Princes" and "Little Miss Can't Be Wrong", which peaked the Billboard Hot 100 charts at #7 & #17 respectively.The current members are Chris Barron (vocals), Eric Schenkman (guitar and vocals), Aaron Comess (drums and percussion), and Mark White (bass guitar).

When: 8 p.m. Oct. 28

Cost: Tickets start at $65.

Info: Milford Theater, 114 E. Catharine St., Milford. themilfordtheater.freshtix.com

ABBAMania

Mamma Mia: Bring your disco moves as the well-known ABBA tribute band performs the group's biggest hits including "SOS," "Fernando," "Waterloo," "Does Your Mother Know," and Take A Chance On Me."

When: 8 p.m. Oct. 28

Cost: The event is free, but attendees must register beforehand

Info: Mount Airy Casino Resort, 312 Woodland Road, Mount Pocono, bit.ly/3fJZA17

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