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Memorial Day 2016 in Allentown, PA

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016
Memorial Day 2016 in Allentown, PA

Looking for a quality way to spend the extended Memorial Day weekend with family or friends near Allentown, PA? We’ve put together some fun ideas for your holiday in the Lehigh Valley. What are some of your favorite local Memorial Day traditions? Let us know if we forgot anything by leaving a comment! (more…)

Mother’s Day Brunch 2016 near Allentown, PA

Monday, April 18th, 2016
Mother's Day Brunch 2016 near Allentown, PA

Who doesn’t love brunch? Treat mom and the whole family to something really special this Mother’s Day 2016 at one of these restaurants near Allentown. Our guide covers a variety of options across the Lehigh Valley, so get ready for a difficult decision! (more…)

Easter Egg Hunts 2016 near Orwigsburg PA

Friday, March 4th, 2016
Easter Egg Hunts 2016 near Orwigsburg PA

Celebrate the beginning of spring and get outside with the family for these Easter Egg Hunts 2016 near Orwigsburg PA! Our community offers a few different Easter-related hunts and activities for young children and their families – Maybe you’ll even catch the Easter Bunny! (more…)

2016 Allentown PA St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Thursday, February 25th, 2016
2016 Allentown PA St. Patrick's Day Parade

Come out and celebrate with fellow community members and families during the 2016 Allentown PA St. Patrick’s Day Parade! The first St. Patrick’s Parade on record was in the late 1860s, but the tradition as we know it has been in effect since 1955. Once organized by local businesses and political leaders through the St. Patrick’s Day Observance Society, the annual parade is just the beginning of the fun to be had this March in Allentown and Orwigsburg! (more…)

Holiday parade near Allentown PA

Saturday, November 7th, 2015
Reading Holiday Parade

If you’re looking for parade info, you’re in the right spot! Join us as we explore some of the holiday fun happening in and near Allentown this November and December! Reading, Allentown, Bethlehem, Whitehall, Bernville, Easton and other communities have plenty to offer in the way of celebrating the holiday season in the Lehigh Valley! (more…)

Christmas tree farms in Allentown PA

Friday, November 6th, 2015
Christmas tree lots near orwigsburg PA

What’s Christmas without a family tree? Making this holiday tradition even more special by taking your family outside the city limits to choose-and-cut the perfect tree at one of the various Christmas tree farms in Allentown PA! Join us as we explore the Lehigh Valley in search of holiday cheer! (more…)

How to check your kids’ Halloween candy before they eat it 

Thursday, October 29th, 2015
How to tell if your children's halloween candy has been tampered with

While Halloween is supposed to be a fun time for kids and adults alike, unfortunately, parents must always be cautious when it comes to accepting and eating food of any kind prepared by strangers. There are ways to check your kids’ Halloween candy before they eat it that won’t freak them out and ruin the holiday, and we’re here to help. (more…)

Pumpkin patches near Allentown PA 

Monday, September 28th, 2015
Pumpkin patches near Allentown PA

Fall outings are one of our last opportunities to spend quality time outside before winter makes travel and activities more difficult. A trip to the farm to pick your own apples and pumpkins, go on a hay ride, find your way through a corn maze or play yard games is an ideal way to bond with family and/or loved ones. Our guide to pumpkin patches near Allentown PA will help you find the perfect carving pumpkin or the most challenging corn maze in Pennsylvania! (more…)

Trick or treat times 2015 in Allentown PA 

Monday, September 14th, 2015
Trick or treat times 2015 in Allentown PA 

If you’re looking for trick or treat times 2015 in Allentown PA and the surrounding areas, you’ve found the right place! We’ve got a comprehensive guide to Halloween activities and events in the area, plus costume and safety tips! (more…)

May is National Bike Month—where do you go to ride?

Friday, May 8th, 2015
Bike trails near Orwigsburg PA

Bike trails near Orwigsburg PA

It’s National Bike Month and the 2015 VW Golf SportWagen has just been named the official vehicle of USA Cycling. While not everyone can turn time on a bicycle into a sport, that doesn’t mean we can’t go out and enjoy the fresh air in a more leisurely fashion. There are some great bike trails near Orwigsburg PA where you can go out and get some exercise while taking in a gorgeous view. (more…)