Say Cheese! Top Photo Spots in Lehigh Valley

May 10th, 2016 posted by

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Find stunning locations throughout the region.

What once were Kodak moments have now transformed into the most Instagram-able destinations. But no matter what form of photography you choose, there are still plenty of stunning views to explore. Grab your camera, or even just your iPhone, and make plans to visit some of these iconic locations throughout Lehigh Valley.

And of course- be sure to share your photos with us! Find us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram as @LehighValleyPA.

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Weekend Events: May 6 – 8

May 6th, 2016 posted by

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Discover Weekend Fun in Lehigh Valley

On the hunt for something to do in Lehigh Valley? Be sure to check out our Calendar of Events which is always brimming with local festivals, film showings, concerts, special dinners, and so much more. Each week, we highlight a few of the most anticipated upcoming events that are sure to add a boost of fun to your day. Be sure to share your Lehigh Valley experiences with us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. 

What’s Happening: May 6 – 8

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Celebrate Mom in Lehigh Valley

May 3rd, 2016 posted by

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Treat mom to a relaxing day.

One day isn’t enough when it comes to celebrating the love for our mothers. That’s why it’s important to take advantage of Mother’s Day and spoil them a little extra. There are tons of ways to show your appreciation, and this year I have a few ideas up my sleeve. Check out some of our favorite ways to treat mom in Lehigh Valley.

Most moms could use a day of relaxation and we know it can be hard to find the time to get pampered. This is the perfect opportunity to treat them to a massage from Balanced Body Therapeutic Massage, The Spa at Bear Creek, or Stone House Inn & Spa. Or treat her to a mani/pedi at Style Beauty Lounge & Boutique where she can browse their collection of clothing and jewelry before and after the appointment.

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Take Me Out to the Ball Game: It’s Baseball Season in Lehigh Valley

April 26th, 2016 posted by

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Take a 7th Inning Strech in Lehigh Valley

Take me out to the ball game, To Lehigh Valley’s Coca-Cola Park, home of the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs, one of the most beautiful parks in all of minor league baseball.

Take me out with the crowd; And a crowd there will be! The IronPigs have drawn over five million fans since the gates opened in 2008, averaging a minor league baseball best 9,011 fans per game!

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Go Wild at the Lehigh Valley Zoo

April 7th, 2016 posted by

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From African Penguins to Zebras

You don’t have to travel far to get a glimpse of unique animals. Located within Lehigh Valley’s Trexler Nature Preserve, you’ll find the Lehigh Valley Zoo.

While the Zoo in its current form has only been open for 11 years, the history of the Trexler Nature Preserve spans over a century. Throughout the property, you can hike a number of trails for all difficulty levels, take in stunning vistas from overlook points, and even spot some wild friends like bison and elk. Each year, more the 30,000 local students take part in the Zoo’s educational programs.

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Bethlehem Steel FC Kicks Off Inaugural Season

April 7th, 2016 posted by

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Bethlehem Steel FC hits the field.

Drink in hand, scarf on shoulders, and the team chants begin… The first home match of Bethlehem Steel FC has come and gone. It may have been windy and slightly chilly, but the sun was shining! The team put on a good showing, though falling 2-1 to FC Cincinnati. But the best part of the day? Soccer football is officially back in Lehigh Valley!

This is professional football right in your backyard. From the players looking to make a jump from Bethlehem Steel FC up to the Philadelphia Union, to the hardcore fans led by the East End Army, this is what football is all about.

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Find Treasures at Area Antique Shops

April 6th, 2016 posted by

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Browse hundreds of vendors at local antique shops.

On the hunt for some unique decor items for your home? You never know what you will find at local antique shops! From large pieces of furniture, to classic vinyl records, clever storage solutions, and more – Lehigh Valley is home to a number of shops and markets for you to peruse.

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Explore Lehigh Valley’s Parks and Trails

April 4th, 2016 posted by

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Bike along the D&L Trail.

No matter the season, we could all use a little fresh air. Lehigh Valley is home to some world-class parks and trails that will allow you to hike, bike, or just take a leisurely stroll. You’ll find trails that are appropriate for all levels of activity, complete with stunning views and unbeatable scenery.

Lace up those sneakers and take advantage of some of our local favorites. Don’t forget your camera – you’ll definitely want to capture some of these views!

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Bethlehem Steel FC Season Kick Off Raises The Beautiful Game in Lehigh Valley

March 24th, 2016 posted by

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Soccer Returns to Lehigh Valley

Grab your scarf and head to the pitch. An invasion is coming…

90 minutes of soccer featuring the future stars of Major League Soccer (MLS), right here in Bethlehem on the campus of Lehigh University at Goodman Stadium. It all kicks off on April 3 as the Bethlehem Steel FC celebrates its inaugural season in Lehigh Valley. Bethlehem Steel Football Club is an official affiliate of the Philadelphia Union.

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15 Things About PEEPS® Candy You Probably Didn’t Know

March 24th, 2016 posted by

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It's PEEPS® season!

PEEPS®. You know, those marshmallow sugary confections that adorn Easter baskets, and have a shape for every holiday? I think year round, PEEPS® are the topic of some heated discussions. From how you eat them (fresh, stale, frozen, or melted), to which color tastes best (Really? Don’t they all taste the same?), to what shape people like the most (Fact: yellow chicks followed by yellow bunnies).

So each year I do a little surfing on the world wide webs to find out exactly what people are always making such a fuss about. Here’s what I dug up for 2016:

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