House and Barn Chef Wins 21st Annual PA Taste of Elegance

Photo is courtesy of the PA Pork Producers Council Facing some stiff culinary competition, House and Barn Restaurant Executive Chef Nate Weida wowed the judges with his delicious bacon wrapped pork tenderloin confit, capturing first-place in the 21st Annual PA Taste of Elegance competition at SteelStacks Oct. 24. As the winner, Weida took [...]


The 14th annual Spirit of Volunteerism Awards will be held Tuesday, November 1st at DeSales University, from 5:30 to 8:00 PM.  This event, which is coordinated and hosted by the Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley, is held annually to honor the corporate employees, teams and organizations that are nominated by local nonprofits or businesses.  [...]

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 [...]

New Arena Attractions & Biergartens Among Highlights of 6th-annual Oktoberfest

Lumberjack Show, Fringe Festival & Ice Sculpting Competition Coming to Festival Sept. 30-Oct. 2 and Oct. 7-9 Axe-wielding lumberjacks, captivating fringe festival acts and an elimination-style ice sculpting competition are among the many new highlights guests can enjoy for free when they attend the 6th-annual Oktoberfest at SteelStacks this fall.  The 2016 event, set for [...]

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 [...]

Bethlehem’s 275th Birthday Celebration Coming Soon

Gemeinhaus by Hub Wilson Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites celebrates Bethlehem’s 275th birthday with a weekend of celebration at the 1741 Gemeinhaus September 18th & 19th.  Family activities, the annual Zug Lecture, a preview of a permanent exhibition at the Single Sisters’ House and two days of birthday cake will highlight the celebration [...]

Flashes of Gold Event to Support Childhood Cancer Research

St. Baldrick’s Foundation event to raise money for lifesaving research The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a volunteer-driven charity dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research, will host the 4th Annual Flashes of Gold Fundraiser at Riverview Country Club on September 29, 2016. The event is in memory of a local Easton boy, David Heard, who [...]

ArtsQuest Foundation Names Inaugural Linny Award Recipients

Awards recognize creativity and support of the arts in the region The ArtsQuest Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the first Linny Awards. Named after the late Marlene ‘Linny’ Fowler of Bethlehem, the multidisciplinary awards honor Fowler’s dedication to and support of the arts, while celebrating the extraordinary artists, arts educators, businesses and [...]


Lehigh Valley’s 1st Festival Focused on Refreshing Summertime Drink Includes Live Music, Games and Opportunity to Sample 10 Different Sangrias It’s a fusion of two of Europe’s most popular imports when ArtsQuest and South Italy Imports partner to present the first SangriaFest Aug. 27 at SteelStacks in Bethlehem. At SangriaFest, attendees can sample 10 different [...]

Northampton Community College Happening Calendar Fall 2016

Open to the Public and (mostly) free Annual Humanities Program September 21: “Rosalie Edge – Hawk of Mercy” Award-winning author Dyana Furmansky will share the true tale of the feisty New York socialite and suffragette who filed suit against the National Association of Audubon Societies to get them to do more to protect birds and [...]