Twenty-five years ago, LGBT history in Allentown was made as the first Pride Festival was organized in the city. Since then, the festival has grown tremendously and this year’s celebration, which marks the 25th anniversary of Pride in the Park, is expected to have over 4,000 people.
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Seafood fans will flock to downtown Easton for the annual Clam Jam, sponsored by 3rd & Ferry Fish Market. This year's event will be held on Sunday, August 26 from noon to 7 p.m.
Each summer, Bethlehem comes alive as the tradition of Musikfest returns to the city. The festival kicks off the first Friday of August and continues for 10 consecutive days packed with music, food, and plenty of fun for all ages.
This stage adaptation of the smash 1998 movie of the same name has something for everyone: comedy, romance, Shakespearean prose, and a dog! 14/10, approve!
Looking for a way to beat the heat this summer? You don't have to sit inside in the AC to stay cool. On your next visit to Lehigh Valley, why not head underground where you'll be able to experience mild temperatures all year round?
June 27, 2018 by Kaitie Burger
Environmental consciousness is ever-growing in popularity, and the meetings and events industry is paying more attention than ever to the impact that various products provide. When planning your next meeting or event, consider these venues in Lehigh Valley that offer 'green' programs and features.
Take your next meeting or event to a location where you'll be surrounded by luscious, green landscapes. With crisp, clean air to accompany your business event, you're sure to feel refreshed and recharged for a productive day.
June 26, 2018 by Sponsored Content
Whether you enjoy splashing down from a slide into cool, clear water or zipping along in the air, Dutch Springs has all the summer adventure you need. A visit to this 50-acre lake and surrounding park provides a variety of adventures, sure to please everyone in your family.
June 19, 2018 by Jamie Zackey
“I’m late! I’m late!” as audience members all take to their seats (or carpet) while watching the occupied rabbit weave in and out of the crowd, the lights dim and the crowd enters a world of the unknown. Alice greets the onlookers as they embark on a magical journey down the rabbit hole.
The 69th Annual Kutztown Folk Festival returns from June 30 - July 8, 2018. This annual nine-day celebration of Pennsylvania Dutch culture is America’s oldest folklife festival where you can experience the region’s unique heritage and enjoy authentic folklife demonstrations, artisan crafts, children’s activities, antiques, PA Dutch delicacies, and live entertainment on six stages.