Popular amusement and water park is a major attraction in Lehigh Valley, home to the cities of Allentown, Bethlehem and Easton

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. (Thursday, April 26, 2011) – Discover Lehigh Valley has made visiting Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom more affordable 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.

To take advantage of the promotion, visit www.DorneyDeals.com. There, travelers can view 21 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 May 26 through September 3, 2012. 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 opens for the 2012 spring season on April 28; Wildwater Kingdom opens on May 26. This season Dorney Park introduces 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. Also new for 2012 is 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 www.DiscoverLehighValley.com.

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 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 $1.5 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 Map & Guide, call 1-800-MEET-HERE, or visit the official tourism website of Lehigh Valley at www.DiscoverLehighValley.com.