Award History

Established in 1984, Discover Lehigh Valley® makes Lehigh and Northampton counties a premier destination through marketing and image building that increases the number of visitors, the number of nights they stay and the number of things they do in the region. But, what Discover Lehigh Valley finds the greatest enjoyment in is the success of our partners. After all it’s our partners that make Lehigh Valley such a great place to visit, work and live.

Past Tourism Award Winners:

  • 2016 – Greater Easton Development Partnership
  • 2015 – Bethlehem Redevelopment Authority (Hoover Mason Trestle)
  • 2014 – PPL Center
  • 2013 – Crayola Experience
  • 2012 – Historic Bethlehem Partnership Heritage Trail
  • 2011 – ArtsQuest
  • 2010 – wasn’t awarded
  • 2009 – Sands Bethlehem
  • 2008 – Lehigh Valley IronPigs
  • 2007 – C.F. Martin & Co.
  • 2006 – wasn’t awarded
  • 2005 – Dutch Springs
     

Past Zenith Award Winners:

  • 2016 – wasn’t awarded
  • 2015 – Laxfest 2015
  • 2014 – The Association of Concert Bands
  • 2014 – Pennsylvania Art Education Association (PAEA)
  • 2013 – American Pointer Club
  • 2012 – Knights of Columbus – PA State Convention
  • 2011 – Mack World Sales Conference
  • 2010 – PA League of Cities & Municipalities
  • 2009 – PA State Bowling Association – Men’s State Championship
  • 2008 – I.B.P.O.E. of W. (Improved Benevolent Protective Order of Elks of the World) of Pennsylvania
  • 2007 – Pennsylvania Downtown Center
  • 2006 – wasn’t awarded
  • 2005 – Eastern Winter Sports Reps Association
     

Past Partnership Award Winners:

  • 2016 – Hyatt Place Bethlehem
  • 2015 – Soccerfest (ArtsQuest, Lehigh Valley United, Lehigh Valley Mining & Navigation)
  • 2014 – Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival
  • 2013 – Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom
  • 2012 – Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley
  • 2011 – Lehigh Valley IronPigs
  • 2010 – Sands Bethlehem
  • 2009 – Lehigh Valley United Lou Ramos Classic
  • 2008 – ArtsQuest
  • 2007 – Allentown Art Museum