Why You Need to Check out The West End Oktoberfest

October 2nd, 2014 posted by

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Lehigh Valley's Biggest Street Fair

Fall’s a great season; the leaves changing on the trees, cooler weather, and, of course, the West End Oktoberfest. This will be its seventh year, and the West End Alliance is pulling all the stops. Here is why you need to swing by this year’s West End Oktoberfest — the Lehigh Valley’s biggest street fair — on Saturday October 4th from 11 am-10 pm.

As many of you may know, the West End Alliance has been working for a few years now on a massive streetscaping project to renew and revitalize the look of the West End Theatre District.

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RE: Allentown An Open Letter to Billy Joel

September 26th, 2014 posted by

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RE: Allentown

First off, I am aware, as many are, that “Allentown” was really written about Levittown. I am also aware it was more about Bethlehem than it was Allentown. But, let’s pretend the song is about Allentown, because for those that don’t know the back story, it may as well be.

It is clear that the Lehigh Valley that is sung of in “Allentown” circa 1982 is very different from the Lehigh Valley of today!

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Head to the Skies at Blue Mountain’s Summit Aerial Park

September 25th, 2014 posted by

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Summit Aerial Park at Blue Mountain

I recently visited Blue Mountain for a Season Preview Night and was given the chance to try out their new zip line courses called Summit Aerial Park.

If you like a challenge, I highly recommend getting out to Blue Mountain for a thrill of your life.

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Celtic Classic Brings Kilts, Haggis, Dancing, and… Kilts to Downtown Bethlehem This Weekend

September 24th, 2014 posted by

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Hotel Bethlehem Special Menu

More than 250,000 people will converge on downtown Bethlehem this weekend, Sept. 26 – 28, for Celtic Classic.

And, for the first time, the festival will make its way up to Main Street to bring even more cultural options and fun to attendees.

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An Apple Festival, Farm Fair and…BOO! Fall Means Fun in the Saucon Valley

September 23rd, 2014 posted by

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Hausman Fruit Farm

By Josh Popichak

It’s now officially my favorite time of year… And with the start of autumn come cool nights, walks in crunchy leaves and many seasonal events and activities to enjoy.

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Vote for Mr. and Ms. Oktoberfest 2014!

September 22nd, 2014 posted by

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Mr. & Ms. Oktoberfest

Voting is open for Mr. and Ms. Oktoberfest! You can vote once per day for TWO contestants (a Mr. and a Ms.) until Oct. 1!

Twenty lucky contestants are vying for the titles of Mr. and Ms. Oktoberfest 2014 at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks and will be the stars of the show .

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5 Tips for Enjoying The Lehigh Valley Amateur Golf Tournament at Green Pond Country Club

September 19th, 2014 posted by

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Dave Blichar, 1999 LV Amateur Winner, Green Pond Country Club

Open qualifying for one of the biggest amateur golf tournaments in Lehigh Valley; the Lehigh Valley Amateur played at Green Pond Country Club in Bethlehem, starts Saturday, September 20.

This is one of my favorite weeks of the year. You really can’t find much better golf excitement around the region.

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Allentown, Back and Better than Ever!

September 18th, 2014 posted by

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The PPL Center

♪♫ Welcome back, welcome back, welcome back, welcome back! ♪♫

For those of us old enough to remember “Welcome Back Kotter”, the theme song rings true for downtown Allentown.

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Bacon Days Comes to Coca-Cola Park on September 19 & 20

September 16th, 2014 posted by

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The inaugural Bacon Days takes place September 19-20.

It may be the off-season for the Lehigh Valley IronPigs, but that doesn’t mean that the fun comes to an end at Coca-Cola Park.

This weekend, all things bacon take over the park for the inaugural Bacon Days celebration.

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Do You Want To Be Mr. or Ms. Oktoberfest?

September 15th, 2014 posted by

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Mr. & Ms. Oktoberfest

Want to experience Oktoberfest at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks as the star of the show and rub elbows with Mr. Dick Yuengling himself?

Enter to be one of 20 lucky contestants who will vie for the titles of Mr. and Ms. Oktoberfest 2014 by submitting the information into the form below.

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