Take in the magic of the holiday season in ways only Lehigh Valley offers. Experience Bethlehem, the “Christmas City,” for a classic take on the most wonderful time of the year. From horse-drawn carriage rides to historical walking tours, you’re bound to experience charm around every corner.
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Lehigh Valley InSite is a blog about things to do, see and experience in Eastern Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley. Whether you live here or are coming for a visit, this blog can be your official source for activities, attractions and events.
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November brings a unique balance of events to Lehigh Valley, wrapping up the fall season and ushering Christmas charm all within a few short weeks. In the mix, you’ll also find family-friendly performances that are not to be missed. Mark your calendars now as tickets for these upcoming events will go quickly!
On Christmas Eve 1741, the little town of Bethlehem was given its name by the Moravians who settled there. Later, in 1937, the city’s Chamber of Commerce successfully started a national letter-writing campaign to have Bethlehem designated as Christmas City USA. Honoring the city’s history, Christkindlmarkt Bethlehem was launched in 1993 and has since become a popular holiday destination drawing 1.2 million visitors to the city over the past quarter-century.
October 2, 2017 by Sponsored Content
Explore the spooky side of the Christmas City with Historic Haunts of Downtown Bethlehem. On the tour, you'll experience true-life ghost stories that can sometimes be scarier than fiction.
October has rolled into Lehigh Valley, bringing along plenty of fun for the fall season. Mark your calendars for these 10 upcoming events including festivals, spooks, and more.
Take in Lehigh Valley views in their full autumn splendor. Be sure to pack along your camera as you explore these photo-ready fall foliage viewing locations throughout the region.
September 19, 2017 by Audra Organetti
Tucked away in the outskirts of Lehigh Valley, you’ll find the Hunterdon Hills Playhouse, a premier dinner theatre. Since 1981, Hunterdon Hills Playhouse has welcomed and entertained millions of patrons while consistently presenting the finest in quality cuisine and service.
Can you find your way without relying on your smartphone’s GPS? Lehigh Valley is home to a variety of corn mazes that are primed for exploring. Test your directional skills as you navigate the rows, though it’s just as fun to get lost!
Crunchy leaves, crisp air, and pumpkin-flavored everything. Lehigh Valley shines in bright oranges and vibrant reds during the fall months. Make the most of the season by crossing off these must-do activities before the colder temperatures start to creep in.
Crisp air teeming with fresh beginnings - September ushers in a new season in Lehigh Valley. As we welcome autumn, be sure to mark your calendar for these eight events taking place throughout the region.