Traditions, that's what the holiday season is all about. Whether you're celebrating around a tree with friends or going to the movies, last minute gift or grocery shopping, there are just as many reasons to stay in on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day as there are reasons to go out.

With that in mind, here's a list of places to eat, play, and shop on Christmas Eve and/or Day.

Christmas Eve (Monday, December 24, 2018)

To Do

  • Vynecrest Winery will be open for tastings and product sales from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • The Lehigh Valley Mall will be open from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. for your last-minute holiday shopping needs.
  • The JCC of the Lehigh Valley will be offering a special vacation camp for kids in kindergarten through 5th grade. Participants will spend the day doing art projects, playing games and sports, cooking, swimming, and more. Check out full details here.
  • Sleepy Cat Urban Winery will be open from 1 - 6 p.m. 
  • The Da Vinci Science Center will be open from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Weil Antique Center will be open from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. All vendors at the Antique Center will honor 10% off any item over $15 and some of the vendors will be doing their on special sales as well. All clocks in the clock shop will be 20% off! New Grandfather clocks will be $200 off the sale price.  
  • Blue Mountain Resort will be open from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. for skiing, snowboarding, and tubing.
  • Galen Glen Winery will be open from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. for tastings and last-minute gift guidance.
  • Koziar's Christmas Village will be open from 6 - 9 p.m.

 

To Eat

  • The Golden Pheasant Inn will be open from 5 - 9 p.m.
  • The Dime, located within the Renaissance Allentown Hotel, will be serving special holiday menu items from 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Historic Hotel Bethlehem will be serving a special Christmas Eve dinner.
  • The Easton Public Market will be open from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Fegley's Allentown Brew Works will be open from 11 a.m. - midnight, offering $3.50 Fegley’s Amber Lager Pints all day.
  • Fegley's Bethlehem Brew Works will be open from 11 a.m. - 2 a.m. offering extended happy hour drink specials from 4 - 8 p.m. and $3.50 Valley Golden Pints all day. Plus, enjoy buy one get one free appetizers in the Steelgaarden Lounge.
  • Melt and Torre, both located at the Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley, will be open from 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Top Cut, located at the Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley, will be open fro 4 - 8 p.m. serving their full dinner menu as well as special holiday features.
  • blue grillhouse will be open from noon - 8 p.m.

 

Christmas Day (Tuesday, December 25, 2018) 

  • The JCC of the Lehigh Valley will host its annual Pancake Breakfast from 9 - 11 a.m. Bring the whole family and enjoy pancakes, scrambled egg bar, and s'mores bar. Price includes breakfast, time in the pool, a craft project, and a PJ Library story. Additional information can be found here.
  • The Dime, located within the Renaissance Allentown Hotel, will be serving special holiday menu options from 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Historic Hotel Bethlehem will be serving a special holiday brunch and dinner. 
  • Koziar's Christmas Village will be open from 6 - 9 p.m.

 

Are you open on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day and want to be added to our list? Simply email social@DiscoverLehighValley.com and let us know the details.