Summer vacations to Lehigh Valley’s popular amusement park are made easier and more affordable through an online promotion


LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. (June 10, 2013) – Discover Lehigh Valley has made visiting Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom even more fun with “Stay & Scream” travel package deals. Through this online promotion, visitors receive discounted admission tickets and save money on participating hotels. The overnight travel package allows families to enjoy both parks over multiple days rather than rush through them in a few hours.

Getting in on the savings is easy. Visit where travelers can view 19 participating hotels with detailed Stay & Scream package information. Once a selection has been made, contact the hotel and book an overnight getaway to Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom. Stay & Scream travel packages are valid from through September 2, 2013. Rates are based on availability and are subject to change.


Home to the longest and tallest inverted coaster in the Northeast and one of the largest collections of water attractions in the country, Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom is the ultimate family destination. And, it’s the only place on the east coast where families can visit Snoopy, Charlie Brown and the PEANUTS™ gang at Planet Snoopy.


Dorney Park is the new home to Chickie’s and Pete’s  Crabhouse and Sports Bar, which recently opened a full restaurant inside the park.


Also new for 2013 is All Wheel Sports, a premiere extreme sport action production. A finalist act on NBC's hit show "America's Got Talent, " this new live show will keep you at the edge of your seat with talented bikers and gymnasts from all over the country.

Dorney Park is home to the Stinger, the park’s newest coaster, and the only suspended boomerang inverted steel coaster on the east coast with face-to-face seating. Stinger propels riders through six inversions at speeds reaching 55 m.p.h. Dorney is also home to Dinosaurs Alive!, a three-acre dinosaur park where 32 life-sized animated dinosaurs depict dinosaur life in six incredibly life-like scenes.


In addition to Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom, Lehigh Valley visitors can explore a multitude of other area attractions, including; The Crayola Experience™, DaVinci Science Center, Lehigh Valley Zoo, Lehigh Valley IronPigs baseball team (Phillies Triple-A affiliate), ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks™, golfing, fairs and festivals, historic sites, museums and much more. For detailed information on hundreds of Lehigh Valley attractions, visit


The Lehigh Valley region of eastern Pennsylvania is located approximately 60 minutes north of Philadelphia and less than 90 minutes west of New York City. It is home to the three cities of Allentown, Bethlehem and Easton.


About Discover Lehigh Valley

Discover Lehigh Valley is the designated destination marketing organization (DMO) of Lehigh and Northampton counties. Its mission is to promote and develop Lehigh Valley as a leisure and business travel destination. Created in 1984, Discover Lehigh Valley assists in promoting regional tourism, an industry that generates $1.76 billion in annual revenue and accounts for more than 22,000 jobs in Lehigh Valley. For more information on Discover Lehigh Valley and its activities or to request a Lehigh Valley Official Visitors Guide, call (800) MEET-HERE, or visit the official tourism website of Lehigh Valley at



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