Queen City Wings & Wheels Day Coming in August

Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority announces the arrival of “Wings and Wheels” Day at Queen City Airport on Saturday, August 20 (Rain date – Aug. 21). The event runs from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and admission to this family event is FREE. Aviation activities include a Fly-in event, static aircraft display, education exhibits, plus an Airport [...]

BLUEBERRIES – Turning Your Tongue Blue at Blueberry Festival

2nd Annual Blueberry Cooking Contest with a New Kids Baking Contest Category Join Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites on Saturday, July 16 from 10 am – 7 pm and Sunday, July 17 from 10 am – 6 pm at Burnside Plantation in Bethlehem, PA for the “Sweetest Festival of the Summer.” The Blueberry Festival is [...]

The Farmer’s Markets Are Back!

So get ready for the beginning of what will surely be another great season in the Lehigh Valley! Emmaus Farmers’ Market National Penn Bank parking lot (235 Main St), Emmaus 26 vendors including Breakaway Farms, Dove Song Dairy, Red Earth Farm, Schocharie Ridge Orchards and Apiary, The Seed Farm, Wild Fox Farm EBT, FMNP vouchers [...]

Bethlehem Steelworkers’ Archives Walking Tours Return April 9 at SteelStacks

Pictured is Frank Behum, former Bethlehem Steel worker and president of the Steelworkers’ Archives, giving a tour at SteelStacks. Photo by Edward Leskin Take a walk in the shoes of a steelworker, learn how the blast furnaces worked and discover the untold stories of Bethlehem Steel during the “Steelwalkers,” the walking tours presented [...]

20th Annual Easton Riverside Festival of the Arts Details Announced

This year the 20th Annual Easton Riverside Festival of the Arts is on September 17th and 18th 2016. It takes place in downtown Easton along the scenic river banks of the Delaware and Lehigh Rivers at Riverside and Scott Parks. RFA hosts approximately 70 juried artists and artisans who exhibit and sell their hand-made works. Thousands [...]

Girl Scout Cookie Crunch Feb. 28 at SteelStacks

Girl Scout Cookies Inspire Area Chefs to Create Culinary Masterpieces Limoncello Cheesecake made with fresh berries and Girl Scout Lemonades®; thick, delicious brownies with bits of Thin Mints®; and decadent Dessert Sushi featuring Caramel deLites® are among the desserts and dishes guests can sample during the 2nd-annual Girl Scout Cookie Crunch Feb. 28, 1-3 p.m., [...]

Chocolate and Romance in the 18th and 19th Centuries

Chocolate! Flowers! Valentines! What says romance more than these? Tour the 1833 Mixsell House to learn the story of chocolate in the 19th century and the romantic language of flowers as you peruse a collection of period valentines and learn some fascinating facts about courtship in the Victorian Era. Josh Early Candies is partnering with [...]

Musikfest Unveils Official 2016 Festival Artwork

Acrylic painting by Gina Triplett Celebrates Festival’s 33nd Year, set for Aug. 5-14 With its sunny disposition and unique hand-painted style, the 2016 Musikfest artwork focuses on the creative essence of the festival, as well as the event’s main attraction - music. The acrylic work, which goes on sale today at www.musikfest.org, was created by [...]

Events at the Sigal Museum January-March 2016

“Exploring PA-German Fraktur,” An exhibit of the NCHGS collection of Pennsylvania-German fraktur, Pennsylvania German decorated manuscripts,and copy books continues now through February 14 in the Regional Artists Gallery during regular museum hours. Saturday, February 13 and Sunday, February 14 Courtship and Marriage in the Colonial Era and the Victorian Era. February 13, 10 am – [...]

Christkindlmarkt Bethlehem’s 23rd Year One for the Record Books

Holiday Market Draws Nearly 65,000 People to the Christmas City During the Christmas Season Christkindlmarkt Bethlehem’s unique holiday shopping extravaganza and some of the nicest December weather in recent memory combined to make Christkindlmarkt’s 23rd year one for the record books, with 64,612 people attending the event during its five-weekend run.  Attendance at the market, [...]