Your Guide to Celebrating Sukkot in Lehigh Valley

Written by Billy Thompson, Christine Patriarca, and Carl Zebrowski, Jewish Federation of Lehigh Valley Nestled on the east coastof Pennsylvania and home of Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton, Lehigh Valley offers a plethora of family-friendly attractions, outdoor adventures, and kosher-friendly & sukkah dining options that promise an unforgettable experience.  …

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Lehigh Valley's Favorite Hot Dog Shops

Pork and beef links. Chili sauce. Tangy mustard. Crisp onions and pickles. A perfectly steamed bun. (Obviously washed down with chocolate milk.) Few words ignite more heated debate in Lehigh Valley than, "what's your favorite hot dog?" Locals are passionate about their favorites and luckily there…

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Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Lehigh Valley

Cue the Celtic music and break out everything you own that’s green; Lehigh Valley has plans to celebrate St. Patrick's Day! According to Jayne Ann Recker, Executive Director of the Celtic Cultural Alliance, over 30% of Lehigh Valley’s residents have Celtic roots—but everyone is welcome to partake! We've rounded up a few must-see local events, bars fit for all things Irish, and more.It's happening over the course of several days this month so mark your calendars…

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Lehigh Valley is a Pet-Friendly Haven

Taking in new adventures should be something the entire family gets to be a part of - including your four-legged friend.They've been sitting inside all winter and even braving the frigid temperatures to go outside to do their "business." It's time to get them out and about as well…

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The Best Lehigh Valley Spots to Watch the Big Game

Whether you're an Eagles fan and excited to watch them hopefully clinch a win or here for the commercials and halftime show, you're probably figuring out where you're watching Super Bowl LVII. If you can't be in Arizona, Lehigh Valley has premiere sports bars and restaurants opening hosting viewing parties for you to bring your A-game in team spirit. When it comes to watching sports, Lehigh Valley has a wide range of fan-bases where all types of team jerseys are welcome. It's also where the kegs are full, wings are cooked to perfection, and the good times roll. …

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Best Spots for Hot Chocolate in Lehigh Valley

When it's cold outside, few things warm our bellies like a steaming cup of hot chocolate. It's sweet. It's rich. It's a crowd pleaser every time. Make your rounds at some of Lehigh Valley's greatest wintertime adventures like skiing and snowboarding at Blue Mountain and Bear Creek Mountain Resort, indulging in some friendly competition at Skirmish Paintball, or even after strolling along one of Lehigh Valley's best walking trails. Then, when you're frozen solid and need to thaw out, stop off at one of these cafes for a warm cup of hot chocolate. We may even suggest incorporating it into your date night! …

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Now Spinning: The Best Record Stores in Lehigh Valley

We may live in the digital age, but buying physical music is back in style! According to Variety , “The resurgence in vinyl records continued for the 15th consecutive year, as revenues grew 61% to $1.0 billion in 2021. The last time vinyl records exceeded $1 billion was 1986.” Why? Everyone has…

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