apple picking near palo webCeltic Classic Highland Games & Festival
532 Main St., Bethlehem, 18018 celticfest.org. This dedicated group continues to preserve and promote the Celtic heritage through education, musical presentations, and traditional competitions in athletics, piping and dance. Watch top athletes from around the world display feats of strength, speed, and skill as they compete for the title of U.S. Champion. Sept 22 – 24, 2017.

 

Apple Picking in the Valley
Officials estimate Pennsylvania’s apple crop this year will be around 10 million bushels according to the Produce News.Most places sell apples by the pound; keep in mind that some may not accept credit cards. The Valley has a number of orchards ready for your apple picking adventures.

Bear Creek Mountain Resort 
101 Doe Mountain Ln., Macungie, (610) 682-7100
bcmountainresort.com
Bear Creek Mountain Resort is open to the public for recreational (seasonal) activities, dining options and the award-winning spa. A year-round resort set on 330-acres offers boatloads of fun for all ages. From skiing, snowboarding, and snowtubing in the winter and hiking, biking, fishing, boating, tennis, and geocaching during the spring through fall months, you’ll find plenty of options! Over seven miles of wooded mountain biking and hiking trails encircle the resort.

Banana Factory 
June 2 - Dec 1 Monthly on the 1st Friday 25 W. Third St., Bethlehem, PA 18015 6-9 PM bananafactory.org. On first Friday of every month, South Bethlehem comes alive for a community celebration. Local merchants, restaurants and galleries open their doors to celebrate our awesome community. These First Friday activities are headquartered at the Banana Factory Arts Center – the fun kicks off at 6 p.m. each month and wraps up around 9 p.m. Event is free for everyone, family friendly and full of creative activities!

Model Train Exhibit
July 1, 2017 - April 1, 2018 weekly on Sun, Fri, Sat, 901 S. 12th St., Allentown, PA, (610) 797-7743 12:30 PM to 5:30 PM, Adults $8, Seniors (65 & over) $6, Children (5-12) $3 (4 and under free) modeltrainexhibit.com. Model Train Exhibit runs every hour on the half hour for 30 minutes then shut down for 30 minutes to let the trains cool. At that time you will be asked to leave the exhibit, but the ticket you purchase is good for the day, allowing you to come back as many times as you like.

More Lifestyle Articles

  • Celebrate Older Americans Month

    Celebrating Older Americans Month all older adults are encouraged to blaze a trail to civic engagement. Civic Engagement means working to make a difference in the lives of your community and its...

  • Strange and Unusual Facts

    William Marston engineered one of the earliest forms of the polygraph in the early 1900’s. Later he went on to create the comic strip Wonder Woman, a story about a displaced Amazon princess who...

  • ’69: Looking Back

    Do you remember ‘69? 1969, that is, not when you were 69! If you can’t get out and jog, you can jog your memory with these nostalgic lists!  Herein we have lists of memorable items that were notable...

  • ’Sno Time Like the Present

    Twelve hours ago, I was fast asleep, and there were 3-4 inches of fresh snow on the ground. Now, there is barely a trace on the ground, and the temperature is in the mid-40s. Welcome to February in...

  • “Small House” Design Nurtures Residents with Dementia

    Caring for an individual with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia is challenging. In addition to the emotional difficulty of seeing a loved one struggle cognitively, there are marked differences in how...

  • 16th Annual Unsung Hero Event

    Lehigh County Aging and Adult Services is accepting nominations for Unsung Heroes! To celebrate Older American's Month, the Lehigh County Office of Aging and Adult Services recognizes Lehigh County...

  • 1972: Looking Back

      The Honda Civic is imported to the U.S. for the first time. President Nixon signs a bill authorizing a $5.5 billion, 6-year program, to develop a Space Shuttle craft. The U.S. Surgeon General...

  • A “Short” Biography of Mickey Rooney

    Mickey Rooney was born Joe Yule, Jr., on September 23, 1920, in Brooklyn, New York.Rooney passed away April 6, 2014, at the age of 93. Joe Yule, Jr., only 17 months old, joined his parents on the...

  • A Clean House Means Peace of Mind: A History of Spring Cleaning

    The first signs of spring create excitement in the Lehigh Valley and throughout the Northeast. After four months or more of staying inside because of cold, snow and rain, we can hardly wait to...

  • A Return to a Slow Life

    Many of us are familiar with the musical masterpieces of “Hey Jude” (Beatles), “Stairway to Heaven” (Led Zeppelin), “In the Air Tonight” (Phil Collins), “Bohemian Rhapsody” (Queen), and “American Pie”...

 
Contact Us

Please enter your data here. Fields with an asterisk (*) are required.
Please provide us with a phone number or email so we may respond to your request.


Full Name(*)

Please type your full name.

E-mail

Invalid email address.

Phone

Invalid Input- please enter in form: 123-456-7890

How may we be of service?(*)

Please tell us how big is your company.

If you wish to subscribe enter your full address.

Invalid Input

Please enter the characters shown.(*)
Please enter the characters shown.
Refresh
Invalid Input