Lehigh Valley is home to many award-winning restaurants, which means one thing: super fantastic chefs are at the helm. We reached out to these kitchen crusaders so that they could share a little bit of holiday joy this season by sharing one of their favorite holiday cookie recipes.
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November 26, 2018 by Discover Lehigh Valley
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.
It’s that time of year again, when the house fills with sweet smells, holiday music can be heard in every corner, and the month-long shopping spree begins. There are wealth of ways to do this during the holidays, but a particular favorite is joining holiday activities sponsored by local historic sites. From basking in the Bethlehem’s near universal embrace of the season of to reflecting simpler times during quaint holiday performances or re-creations, here are a few favorites.
November 20, 2018 by Discover Lehigh Valley
Easton, Pennsylvania is the county seat of Northampton County and home to the annual Thanksgiving Day football game between Easton and Phillipsburg at Lafayette College’s Fisher Stadium – which to some marks the official beginning of the holiday season.
November 12, 2018 by Discover Lehigh Valley
If you find yourself in Lehigh Valley for the holiday season, there are more options to be explored than just the Christmas City of Bethlehem, Pa. In fact, right next door, the Queen City of Allentown has many Christmas and attractions and events, making Lehigh Valley a region full of holiday cheer.
October 26, 2018 by Sponsored Content
Lehigh Valley Zoo and presenting sponsor Christmas Décor are filled with excitement for the most magical time of the year as they kick off the fifth season of Winter Light Spectacular on Friday, November 9, 2018!
In Atlanta, they drop a peach. In Boise, it’s a potato. But in Bethlehem, Just Born Quality Confections and ArtsQuest drop a 400lb PEEPS® chick!
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.
There’s no better way to celebrate the holiday season than with a visit to Lehigh Valley. Home to Bethlehem, “The Christmas City,” you’ll find countless activities that are ideal for group visits.