The Little Mermaid is Perfect for Kids at the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival

June 6th, 2016 posted by

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Kids will love The Little Mermaid.

I’ve heard the rumors that opening day is the day to attend a show at Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival. This was definitely the case for the opening day of The Little Mermaid.

My experience started as soon as I walked through the doors of the theatre — everything was transformed into an underwater oasis with jellyfish floating from the ceiling. The theatre was small which made for an intimate performance.

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Tony Orlando Returns to Bethlehem

November 25th, 2015 posted by

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Tony Orlando Returns to the Sands Bethlehem Event Center

Tony Orlando’s Great American Christmas 2014 residency at the Sands® Bethlehem Event Center was such a success that the popular singer has planned to return in 2015 with 12 exciting shows.

Orlando, who performed for 20 seasons in Branson, has been unabashed in his love for the “Christmas City” and has said he can’t wait to return for another great run of shows.

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Visit Bethlehem’s Christmas City Village – A Weekend Open-Air Christmas Market

November 18th, 2015 posted by

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Shop Bethlehem's Christmas City Village

If you are looking for unique holiday gift ideas, be sure to visit Bethlehem’s Christmas City Village open weekends from Friday, November 20 through Sunday, December 20.

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Get Your Fill of Laughs with Comedy Shows in Lehigh Valley

November 5th, 2015 posted by

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Judah Friedlander at the Allentown Brew Works.

Sometimes it’s necessary to escape the stress of adulthood. Usually, my answer is a good workout or a happy hour cocktail. But, what better way to de-stress than by attending a live comedy show? Luckily, Lehigh Valley is home to quite a few. So, next time you’re in the mood for a good laugh, here are a few options.

Fridays and Saturdays call for a trip to Wise Crackers Comedy Club. Located inside the Ramada in Whitehall, this is a convenient location for visitors and locals. Whether you’re on a date or a girls’ / boys’ night out, this comedy club is the perfect setting for a night of laughter. Before or after, grab a bite to eat at Shooters Sports Bar & Grill right on site. Check out Ramada’s overnight packages that include two comedy show tickets, two free drink tickets, and continental breakfast.

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3 Strategies to Make Change Happen – Lessons from Lehigh Valley

November 2nd, 2015 posted by

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Discover Lehigh Valley recently celebrated its 31st Annual Meeting with the help of our keynote speaker Meridith Elliott Powell, and more than 140 of our partners. We thank Meridith for a very informative and captivating keynote presentation and here is a recap of the event through her eyes. Enjoy!

One of the best parts of being a business motivational speaker is meeting new people, hearing their stories, and learning their strategies for how to succeed in business today. While I work with clients from all over the country, and hear some amazing stories, I will have to say that last week was one of my favorites. First, I was lucky enough to be in one of the most beautiful places in the country, Lehigh Valley, PA, and second my client and their partners have done an amazing job of working together to make positive change happen.

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Easton’s Annual Riverside Festival of the Arts Returns September 19 & 20

September 17th, 2015 posted by

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Riverside Festival of the Arts in Easton

The Lehigh Valley forecast for this weekend looks great, so if you had indoor plans for Saturday or Sunday, September 19 & 20 you may want to reconsider. Easton will, once again, hold its Annual Riverside Festival of the Arts at Riverside and Scott Parks.

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Like TED talks? See them in person in Lehigh Valley at TEDxLehighRiver

September 4th, 2015 posted by

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TEDxLehighRiver 2015 logos

Looking for inspiration? New ideas? Innovative ways of seeing the world? You can check out one of over 1,600 TED talks online. Better yet, come to Miller Symphony Hall in Allentown on September 19 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. to see six of the Lehigh Valley’s big thinkers deliver their presentations of a lifetime in person.

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Welcome to Lehigh Valley, College Students!

August 27th, 2015 posted by

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Don't get stuck in the campus bubble!

At the close of each summer, nearly 50,000 college students pack their bags and head towards Lehigh Valley for another semester of classes.

With ten colleges and universities in the area, there is a wide range of degree paths, programs of studies, and styles of college experiences available. From large, division one schools, to smaller, liberal arts schools, to well-respected community colleges – you’ll find students of all types in Lehigh Valley.

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Darius Rucker Made Me a Country Fan

August 18th, 2015 posted by

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Darius Rucker performed to a sold out crowd at Musikfest.

Darius Rucker’s performance at Musikfest was an incredible show for truly everyone, from country lovers to the ‘haters.’ I’ve never been the biggest country fan, but Darius Rucker changed that for me – something I never thought I’d say. Admittedly, I only knew his hit “Wagon Wheel,” but after the concert I raced home to download more of his music.

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What’s that Creeping Up Behind Me? Alice in Chains Rocks the Last Night of Musikfest

August 17th, 2015 posted by

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Alice in Chains closes out Musikfest 2015

Alice In Chains gave what could only be called a “punch in the gut and face” performance last night on the Sands Steel Stage at Musikfest 2015. The sonic pummeling the audience took from the band over the span of an hour and forty five minutes was really a sight to be seen and heard.

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