Rock Your Socks Off Sock Hop!

Hosted by The Arc of Northeastern PA

March 21st is “World Down Syndrome Day:” Celebrate with a “Rock Your Socks off” Sock Hop”!

Poodle Skirts, Bobby Socks and Rolled up Jeans! Step back in time to 1955 with great entertainers such as Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly, Frank Sinatra, The Fontaine Sisters, Johnny Cash, Bill Haley and The Comets!


  • “Party Time”
    • They are professional entertainers that will be playing favorite songs from the fifties! “Rock Around the Clock” and dance to “Tutti Frutti”!
    • “Pride Squad Cheerleaders”
      • The Mid Valley Cheerleaders will treat you to a special performance!

Cost: $10.00 per person. Price includes entertainment, root beer floats, chips, pretzels and of course penny candy! (Everyone must pay including parents/guardians and caregivers)

Feel free to wear your favorite poodle skirts, crazy or bobby socks, rolled up jeans, cat eye glasses or a scarf! All are welcome – fun for all ages! Happy Days are here again, time to celebrate!

Reservations are required. Please call Mari or Holly at 570/207-0825.

Upcoming Dates

No future dates are known at this time.

Past Dates

  • Thursday, March 23, 2023, 6:00 - 9:00 pm


The University of Scranton John Long Center Gym

1200 Ridge Row,
Scranton, PA 18510