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’ [...]

Restaurants to Create Culinary Masterpieces at 3rd Girl Scout Cookie Crunch

A record 16 restaurants will serve up delicious dishes made with Girl Scout Cookies during the 3rd Annual Girl Scout Cookie Crunch at SteelStacks Feb. 26, 1-3 p.m. Included are savory delights like lemon ricotta gnocchi made with Lemonades® and Caribbean chicken meatballs with roasted tomato sauce and Caramel deLITES®, as well as sweet treats [...]

Third Annual ‘Girl Scout Cookie Crunch’ Returns February 26

Unique culinary fundraiser features area restaurants serving up dishes made with Girl Scout Cookies Girl Scouts of Eastern PA (GSEP) and ArtsQuest™ are hosting the 3rd Annual ‘Girl Scout Cookie Crunch’ on Sunday, February 26, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. The event will be held at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, located at 101 [...]

SnowBlast Winter Arts Festival

The 11th Annual SnowBlast Winter Festival will take place throughout Emmaus, Friday night, February 3 and Saturday, February 4. February is the perfect time to bundle up and head to Emmaus to have a blast … a SnowBlast! The festival schedule is packed with free, community-wide art related events. A Winter Wonderland Celebrating the Arts [...]

National Museum of Industrial History Kicks Off New Year with Young Reader’s Program

The National Museum of Industrial History starts the New Year by announcing its brand new Young Reader’s Program.  This engaging series features award-winning children’s literature to educate and inspire younger generations with stories of industrial history.  Each date will include a fun and interactive show and tell component that will be fun for the whole [...]

PEEPSFEST® Announces Winners of Scholastic Diorama Competition

Peeps in Space by Owen Boger Area students had a sweet start to the New Year when their dioramas were chosen as winners in the 2016 PEEPS® Scholastic Diorama Competition during PEEPSFEST®, the free family festival presented by Just Born Quality Confections and ArtsQuest Dec. 30-31. More than 60 dioramas incorporating PEEPS® candy [...]

Ring in the New Year with the 8th Annual PEEPSFEST® and PEEPS® Chick Drop

Brand-new PEEPS® Chick, New PEEPS® Games & More Highlight Event Dec. 30-31 The PEEPS® Chick rings in the new year at the 7th annual PEEPSFEST® Dec. 31, 2015 in Bethlehem, PA.  Jeff Fusco/AP Images for Just Born Quality Confections Family fun is the name of the game at PEEPSFEST®, the annual two-day New [...]

Winners Announced in Annual Gingerbread House Competition

Sweet victory! ArtsQuest announced the winners of its 4th-annual SteelStacks Gingerbread House Competition. From classic, candy-coated cottages to daring confectionary creations, entries in the competition were judged based on five key factors: Overall appearance and composition, originality and use of materials, design execution, how the entry fit into its category, and the “Holiday Spirit” incorporated [...]

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 [...]

National Museum of Industrial History Hosting Holiday Train Display and Events

The National Museum of Industrial History is kicking off the holiday season with a special train display and events highlighting the history of railways in the region.  From December 10th through December 31st the Museum will host a large display of 1/2” scale model railroad stations featuring Phillipsburg, West Portal, Easton, Freemansburg, and Bethlehem as [...]