Celebrate Dr. Seuss and Read Across America Day at the Banana Factory March 2

You may not like green eggs and ham, but you’ll love ArtsQuest’s free storytime event in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday March 2. Come celebrate the beloved children’s author starting at 10 a.m. this Thursday in the Crayola Gallery of the Banana Factory Arts Center, 25 W. Third St., Bethlehem. In honor of Dr. Suess’ [...]

Students Invited to ‘Dream Big’ During Free Screenings of New Engineering Film at SteelStacks Feb. 21-24

The Lehigh Valley Section of American Society of Civil Engineers & ArtsQuest partner to strengthen STEM-based education during national ‘Engineers Week’ From the Great Wall of China to the towering skyscrapers in Dubai, human ingenuity has been behind engineering marvels big and small for centuries. Now, area middle and high schools are invited to discover [...]

Holiday Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides In Bethlehem

Witness the beauty of Bethlehem's downtown National Historic Landmark District with a Christmas carriage ride. Enjoy a holiday tradition for locals and guests alike. These cozy, serene horse-drawn carriage rides through beautiful downtown North Bethlehem are the perfect way to enjoy the lights, sights, and sounds of Christmas City with your family and friends! Monday through Sunday: 3 pm [...]

Christkindlmarkt Shares Holiday Cheer

Holiday marketplace draws nearly 70,000 people to Bethlehem for the Christmas season An expanded Christkindlmarkt Bethlehem, highlighted by a record number of artisans, drew 69,439 people - an all-time high - to the Christmas City this Christmas season. The 2016 Christkindlmarkt attendance topped the previous record of 64,612, set in 2015, by 7.5 percent. The [...]

Breakfast with St. Nicholas Returns to Christkindlmarkt

Photo by Craig Roberts ’Tis the season for all things jolly in the Christmas City. Christkindlmarkt’s annual Breakfast with St. Nicholas is back with more holiday fun than ever, so put on your Christmas sweater, throw on your boots and bring the children and grandchildren to SteelStacks. Tickets for the event, which takes place [...]

DeLorean Display Highlights Final ‘Cars & Coffee’ of the Season at SteelStacks

15 DeLoreans from the Mid-Atlantic DeLorean Owners Club will be showcased Sunday, Oct. 23, 9 a.m. to noon Zachary Loder sits atop his father’s DeLorean DMC-12 at a Mid-Atlantic DeLorean Owners Club show.Photo by: Kevin Abato Cars & Coffee Lehigh Valley presented by Chevrolet 21 concludes its 2016 season this weekend with an [...]

Exciting, Even Spooky Events At The Museums

Presented by the Northampton County Historical & Genealogical Society October through December   October, 2016-March 1, 2017  “Cabinet of Curiosities”  Exhibit, Sigal Museum, 342 Northampton St., Easton, PA. Within the depths of the Northampton County Historical & Genealogical Society collection are never-before-seen artifacts that will ignite your curiosity and send shivers down your spine! The [...]

Island Park: Bygone Pleasure Ground

Bob Pasquini, former Locktender at the National Canal Museum, has a secret passion:  collecting facts and photos about Island Park, a 19th century 100-acre amusement center on an island in the middle of the Lehigh River, between Williams Township and Palmer Township. There really was a park with ferris wheel and many other entertainments. Bob [...]

Lehigh Valley Fall Guide 2016

Spectacular foliage, delicious fresh food, family outdoor fun and so much more bring Lehigh Valley to life this fall. With so much to do, bookmark this guide to make sure you don’t miss out on any of the fun! Spectacular foliage, delicious fresh food, family outdoor fun and so much more bring Lehigh Valley to [...]

Brewers Village Returns to Oktoberfest at SteelStacks Sept. 30-Oct. 1 & Oct. 7-8

From German-style marzens to autumn-inspired pumpkin ales, the hand-crafted beers of the Keystone State’s award-winning craft breweries take center stage as the Brewers’ Village at Oktoberfest returns for its third year Sept. 30-Oct. 1 & Oct. 7-8. Tickets for the two-hour tasting sessions, where attendees can sample more than 25 different beers, are $25 ($20 [...]