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Lights in the Parkway

  • Presented By: City of Allentown
  • Dates: November 26, 2021 - December 31, 2021
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Lehigh Parkway
  • Address: 1700 Martin Luther King Blvd., Allentown, PA 18103
  • Phone: (610) 841-3506
  • Time: 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Price: Advance Ticket Sales Only

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It's the 25th Anniversary of Lights in the Parkway! Drive through Allentown's spectacular holiday light show in the comfort of your own car. Lights in the Parkway is from Friday, November 26, 2021 through New Years Eve, December 31, 2021 from 5:00 - 10 p.m.

Dazzling animated LED displays are part of this glowing show. These larger-than-life light spectaculars join traditional favorites set to music, transforming more than a mile of one of Allentown’s most beautiful parks, Lehigh Parkway, into a winter wonderland.

Featuring hundreds of thousands of brilliant lights – this attraction will brighten your holiday season. Visitors will experience tunnels, favorite holiday scenes, the popular Wizard of Oz, Safari Animals, Cinderella, and more. “Lights” has become an annual tradition for many throughout the Lehigh Valley and beyond. Lights in the Parkway is fun for all ages. 

Admission tickets and pricing will be announced soon. 

Directions

From anywhere in the Lehigh Valley and points North

From the South Follow Route 309 North through Quakertown, Coopersburg and Center Valley; follow signs for 145 North (South 4th Street); proceed on Route 145 North. After a series of turns, you will cross an open-grate, iron bridge; turn left at the next traffic signal (Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive). Then, follow the signs to Lights In The Parkway.

From Philly and Point South

Take 476 North, exit at Quakertown. Turn left onto 663 to Route 309 North. Turn left through Quakertown, Coopersburg and Center Valley; follow signs for 145 North (South 4th Street); proceed on Route 145 North. After a series of turns, you will cross an open-grate, iron bridge; turn left at the next traffic signal (Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive). Then, follow the signs to Lights In The Parkway.

From US Route 22

Follow Route 22 to the Seventh Street Exit (Route 145). Proceed on Route 145 South (follow Seventh Street) through Allentown. At the T at Union Street, make a left and then a quick right to follow 145 which becomes Lehigh Street. At the bottom of the Lehigh Street hill, turn right at the traffic signal onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive. Then, follow the signs to Lights In The Parkway.

From the East (and Interstate 78)

Follow I-78 West and follow the exit for Route 145 North (South 4th Street). Proceed on Route 145 North. After a series of turns, you will cross an open-grate, iron bridge; turn left at the traffic signal (Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive). Then, follow the signs to Lights In The Parkway.

From Reading via Rt 222 North

Follow Route 222 North into Center City Allentown (Route 222 becomes Hamilton Street) Follow Hamilton Street to Center Square at 7th Street Turn right onto South 7th Street Proceed for 2 blocks, turn left and proceed down hill (Lehigh Street) Turn right at the traffic signal at the bottom of the hill onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive.