During the winter months, kids are itching to get out of the house for some fun. Discover Lehigh Valley, along with participating hotels, is proud to partner with the Crayola Experience  to bring you our Stay & Create package.

New for 2015, Stay & Create allows visitors to dive in and fully enjoy all of the aspects of the Crayola Experience. Located in Easton, PA, visitors enter a world of discovery as they experience hands-on activities as well as learn how Crayola Crayons® and Markers are made. This is not the real manufacturing plant, it’s a colorful and interesting visitor center that allows children of all ages to unleash their creative spirit. 

With more than fifteen attractions spanning the four floors of the newly renovated Crayola Experience, you’re bound to find something for everyone.

Design and print your own crayon label at Wrap It Up. Put your imagination to work at Modeling Madness. Bring your drawing to life at Doodle in the Dark. And, climb to your heart’s content in the Color Playground, and that’s only where the fun begins.

When you’ve had your fill of play, grab a bite to eat at Café Crayola, which offers an array of kid-approved menu options. Be sure to also check out Big Blue, the World’s Largest Crayon, located just past the café.

Stop into the Crayola Store to mix & match your own pack of crayons or markers. You can even customize a two-pound crayon with your own name! The store is packed with all sorts of goodies that you won’t be able to find anywhere else in the world.

While you're in town, be sure to take in all the fun that Easton has to offer. Take a stroll through Centre Square and enjoy a meal at one of the great restaurants in town. Catch a show at the State Theatre Center for the Arts, home of the Freddy Awards. Enjoy shopping at a variety of stores, including the Easton Outdoor Company, RE:find, and more. Visit the Easton Farmers' MarketAmerica’s oldest, continuous open-air market (be sure to check their schedule to see when the market is open). Head to the National Canal Museum at Hugh Moore Park and learn about the canal's role in the Industrial Revolution. Learn about the history of Northampton county and experience a special exhibit about Just Born, Inc., makers of PEEPS, at the Sigal Museum

Through the Stay & Create package, visitors have the chance to experience a one-of-a-kind vacation experience. You'll have access to an exclusive ticket discounts, plus the chance to take a souvenir family photo before you head home.

Lodging options include a variety of Lehigh Valley hotels & inns. Be sure to click over to the full site for package details and pricing. For any questions or to book a stay, contact the hotels directly. Don't forget to mention that you're interested in Discover Lehigh Valley's Stay & Create package.