From Black History Month to Valentine's Day happenings, Phantoms hockey, and more, February is packed with events in Lehigh Valley. Don’t be fooled - your fun doesn’t have to be put on hold until spring rolls back around!
For a full list of happenings, check out our full calendar of events.
Another American’s Autobiography: Selections from the Petrucci Family Foundation’s Collection of African American Art
All Month | Sigal Museum
Celebrate Black History Month with this exhibit at the Sigal Museum in Easton PA, as it surveys work by Black artists grappling with questions of American identity, allegiance, and belonging in their practice. Take in these magnificent works of art.
All Month | Jacobsburg State Park & Environment Center
When there is over 6 inches of snow on the ground, head out to Jacobsburg's Environmental and Education Center and borrow snowshoe equipment to venture out on Jacobsburg’s trails this winter. Snowshoes are available Monday - Friday; a winter conditions report is available.
Saturdays | 300 block of Northampton St., Easton (in front of Easton Public Market)
Don’t let the cold weather stop you from eating fresh and local all winter long! Easton Farmers’ Market hosts its Winter Market from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturdays, January-April in front of the Easton Public Market (due to construction in its typical home of Centre Square). Be sure to checkout what's in season and available at each week's market.
Feb. 5 & 6 | Black Diamond Society of Model Engineers
It's the last weekend for the annual Railroad Days open house with two floors of sleek passenger and powerful freight trains in continuous operation.
Feb. 12 | Downtown Bethlehem
Be prepared to be carried away by chocolate bliss! Purchase a passport for just $30. This is your ticket to sample different chocolate treats from the 15+ participating businesses along Main & Broad Streets. Allow the bliss to continue all weekend by staying overnight at one of Bethlehem's hotels or bed & breakfasts.
Feb. 12 & 13 | Wind Creek® Bethlehem Event Center
From TLC's Long Island Medium Theresa Caputo, psychic medium returns to the Wind Creek® Bethlehem Event Center for two shows. Continue the evening with some late night fun at the Casino at Wind Creek Bethlehem to find your #WinningMoment.
Feb. 18 | PPL Center
The Harlem Globetrotters are worldwide icons, synonymous with family entertainment and great basketball skills, and they are coming to the PPL Center in downtown Allentown, PA. They combine athleticism, theater, and comedy in their style of play. With plenty of food options for the ages, the Downtown Allentown Market is an easy stop before heading to the show.
Feb. 18 | Penn's Peak
Sara Evans has had five #1 singles, sold millions of records, won the Academy of Country Music’s Top Female Vocalist Award and claimed a Country Music Association trophy for her signature song, “Born To Fly.” She's coming to Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe, PA.
Feb. 19 | Wind Creek® Bethlehem Event Center
Multi-media entertainer and Country Music Hall of Famer Reba McEntire brings her tour REBA: LIVE IN CONCERT to the Wind Creek® Bethlehem Event Center. With showtime at 8 p.m., you'll have plenty of time for dinner at a Bethlehem restaurant before.
Feb. 19 | Emmaus Borough
Emmaus has offered you a Scarecrow Trail and Cheers Trail, but now they are offering a trail for all ages throughout the entire Borough. The Soup Crawl takes participants through Chestnut Street Strip Malls and around the Triangle to try soups in a variety of different businesses. Passports are $15 in.
Feb. 25 - 27 | PPL Center
Monster Jam® Triple Threat Series™ brings adrenaline-charged family entertainment to fans across the country and is making a stop in at the PPL Center in downtown Allentown, PA. These world-class Monster Jam vehicles and athletes deliver what fans want to see most…more trucks, more racing, more freestyle, more donuts, more wheelies, more action. Be sure to stop by the Downtown Allentown Market to fuel up before heading to the event. Newest eatery Zachary's BBQ & Soul serves up some marbleized brisket and smokin' ribs.
Kicks Off Feb. 27 | Participating Restaurants
Dine through the East Penn region during Restaurant week February 27–March 5 at participating restaurants, including: Notch Modern Kitchen & Bar, Savory Grille, Volpe's Sports Bar, and more. View participating restaurants and menus.
This is just a sampling of February events happening in Lehigh Valley. When planning your visit, check out Lehigh Valley's deals & discounts to save on packages and special offers.