Local Links | May 12, 2015

 

 

5 delicious things to know about the 2015 Lehigh Valley Food & Wine Festival | lehighvalleylive.com

6th Annual Lehigh Valley Food & Wine Festival will be held June 12 – 14, 2015 at Sands Bethlehem. This year’s event will feature:

  • Cooking Demo: Chef Chris Wilson, Emeril’s Homebase Culinary Director, assisted by Chef Tyler Baxter of The Bayou (Friday, May 29 at 2pm)
  • Wine Seminars with representatives from Antinori and Galen Glen Winery’s Sarah Troxell (Saturday and Sunday, May 30 and 31, at 12:30pm and 3pm)
  • Champagne and Spirits Tasting Room
  • Cigar Bar
  • Grand Tasting with an excellent variety of hors d’oeuvres, cold salads, plated samplers, sandwiches, and sweet treats — featuring over 20 over the area’s best restaurants!
  • Experience a fabulous weekend with a Grand Tasting featuring some of the Lehigh Valley’s premier restaurants and wine from around the world.

Moravian Book Shop opening second store in Downtown Allentown | lehighvalleylive.com

The nation’s oldest continuously operating book shop says the new location should be open for business in September.

WATCH: An aerial view of the White Cliffs of Conoy – LancasterOnline

Since they were opened up for public use last summer, the White Cliffs of Conoy have become a popular destination for hikers on the Northwest Lancaster County River Trail.

Lancaster Science Factory opens retail store inside hands-on museum – LancasterOnline

The Lancaster Science Factory has opened a dedicated retail store inside the hands-on technology and science center at 454 New Holland Ave.

Related Links: 

Lehigh Valley Food & Wine Festival

Moravian Book Shop

White Cliffs of Conoy

Lancaster Science Factory

 

Related Posts
→ Musikfest 2014: Fire dancers, dinosaurs highlight new attractions | lehighvalleylive.com
An Allentown native has purchased the mansion that once belonged to retail magnate Max Hess Jr. for $1.2 million. Source: 8 reasons why the Hess's mansion fits the lifestyle of the ...
Courtesy Dutch Wonderland.
→ Dutch Wonderland adds new ride for upcoming season - PennLive.com The Bon Voyage Balloon Chase will be making its premier when Dutch Wonderland opens on May 2, 2015.
→ Allentown's new 'Renaissance' unveiled during grand opening celebration - The Morning Call
→ Mount Hope Estate & Winery hosts Great Pennsylvania FlavorFest Memorial Day Weekend - LancasterOnline: Manheim Central
A rendering of the future river walk section of the Allentown Waterfront development project. Image by thewaterfront.com
→ Allentown Waterfront project progresses, launches new website | lehighvalleylive.com The Allentown Waterfront project will encompass 26 acres and cost $285 million! You can find the revamped website at thewaterfront.com. In addition to ...
→ Bethlehem's Sun Inn hosting all-night Halloween ghost hunt - lehighvalleylive.com
The Colony Meadery has a new way to get people to try mead - in slushie form. Source: Mead slushies are closer than you think | lehighvalleylive.com thecolonymeadery.com
PHOTOS | The Crayola Experience – Easton, PA
All photos © visitpadutchcountry.com
→ Crayola Experience to stay open seven days a week - lehighvalleylive.com I've been to the Crayola Experience twice and have had a good experience both times. The space is huge with multiple ...
PHOTOS | Lititz Springs Park
Click here for location map. All photos © visitpadutchcountry.com
The event starts with a yoga session at 10 a.m., outside the 530 E. Third St. microdistillery and kitchen. Brunch will be available after the session, and cocktails with the ...
PHOTOS | Conewago Falls Potholes near Falmouth, PA – Susquehanna River Set I
Click here for a map of where to park and how to get to the best area for exploring the potholes and rock formations. The best time to go is ...
→ Indoor trampoline park with Get Air Ninja Obstacle Course opens in Susquehanna Township - PennLive.com Get Air Harrisburg on Union Deposit Road in Susquehanna Twp. opened earlier today in the ...
  The new lighting -- while dimmer from some locations in Bethlehem -- highlight the blast furnaces as industrial artifacts instead of just flooding them with color, officials said. Source: Bethlehem Steel ...
PHOTOS | Devil’s Den – Gettysburg, PA
 All photo © visitpadutchcountry.com
VIDEO |Steam into History Northern Central Railway York 17 to Hanover Junction
→ Steam into History Northern Central Railway York 17 to Hanover Junction - YouTube
Missing link in popular Northwest Lancaster County River Trail will open Saturday
→ Missing link in popular Northwest Lancaster County River Trail will open Saturday - LancasterOnline As noted in my photo gallery post on the White Cliffs of Conoy the path beneath ...
→ Second distillery proposed on Bethlehem's South Side - lehighvalleylive.com
PHOTOS | Columbia River Park – Columbia, PA
All photos © visitpadutchcountry.com
Signs at the Trifecta building in Allentown indicate there's "a better burger coming this summer." Owner Jeff Brown says he's hoping for an August launch for Bell Hall, a restaurant focused ...
14-mile Northwest Lancaster County River Trail nears finish line
→ 14-mile Northwest Lancaster County River Trail nears finish line - LancasterOnline I've walked most of this route over the years starting from different locations, but having it all connected will ...
Photo by All Things Michigan
Rough & Tumble Engineers Historical Association is a unique 33 acre museum located in Kinzers, Lancaster County PA.  Gates open at 9 am for the antique tractor pull and the action starts ...
→ Thousands attend Pumpkin Festival at Renfrew Park - Herald Mail Media Seeing the medieval pumpkin launcher is reason enough to attend this yearly festival in Waynesboro.
Bethlehem history groups launch 'Steeples and Steel' tours | lehighvalleylive.com
→ Crowd learns to make 'honey wine' during Burnside Plantation demo, tasting | lehighvalleylive.com
→ Bethlehem Steel photographer has work logged in Library of Congress | lehighvalleylive.com You can see examples of some of the photos in the book: Inside Bethlehem Steel: The Final Quarter Century ...
One of my projects underway is the development of a geological guide of the Northwest Lancaster County Recreational Trail. This trail stretches from Columbia north to Falmouth, about 14 miles, ...
→ Dutch Springs: Lehigh Valley Visions - YouTube
Musician Steve Brosky's ode to Allentaun and Penn Dutch culture.
PHOTOS | 2014 Bridge Bust – Columbia-Wrightsville , PA
All photos © visitpadutchcountry.com
 Photos: Food Truck Festival at Palmyra | Lebanon Daily News The Palmyra Area Business Association held the first Food Truck Festival on Saturday, May 9, 2015. Local vendors were on hand ...
→ Free tour and tasting at Allentown Brew Works - The Morning Call
PHOTOS | Shocks Mill Bridge – Lancaster County, PA
Built in 1905, Shocks Mill is a train bridge that crosses the Susquehanna in between the Lancaster County river towns of Bainbridge and Marietta. The mid-section's appearence is different due ...
→ Bethlehem's Sun Inn likely in line for a distillery - lehighvalleylive.com
The museum, which is at 427 North New St., will now be open from 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays for free, officials from the Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites announced ...
These "cliffs" were created by the J.E. Baker quarry that once operated just inland  from the river and whose flooded depths are now a popular scuba diving destination named The Bainbridge ...
Yuengling sponsorship to make Pennsylvania Dutch Themed Oktoberfest free, bigger
→ Yuengling sponsorship to make Oktoberfest free, bigger | Lehigh Valley Business Craft brewers village will be new this year. Festival will be held Oct. 3-5 and 10-12. See the official website at artsquest.org/festivals/oktoberfest ...
Photo by visitpadutchcountry.com
  June 6th marked the 3rd anniversary of the grand opening of The Turkey Hill Experience - what started out as the hulking ruins of the former Ashley & Bailey silk mill building ...
Photo Credit - Frank DeFreitas
→ Roadside America: A reality play - Main Line Times I agree with the writer that even in our technology saturated times an old-school attraction like Roadside America is still a cool ...
→ Kid-friendly centers headed to mall at Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem | lehighvalleylive.com.
PHOTOS | Riverfront Park – Lancaster County, PA
All photos © visitpadutchcountry.com
→ Wine Spectator Magazine lauds Lehigh Valley, Hunterdon County restaurants in international wine awards - lehighvalleylive.com
History and mystery blend in Bethlehem-based novel “The Body in the Vat: Tales from the Tannery”
→ History and mystery blend in Bethlehem-based novel "The Body in the Vat: Tales from the Tannery" - The Morning Call “The Body in the Vat: Tales from the Tannery” A novel ...
Lancaster County now has its own viewing of live eagle nest - LancasterOnline What a great idea, and a brilliant way to promote awareness of the Northwest Lancaster County River Trail.
The Turkey Hill Experience + Chickies Rock County Park
UPDATE: Click the link to read my in depth review of The Turkey Hill Experience. → The Turkey Hill Experience | NBC 10 Philadelphia The link above leads to a very brief roundup of ...
Local Links | May 14, 2015
Foodstruck York to feature 50 food trucks, music, beer in September - FlipSidePA.com More than 50 food trucks and carts, local merchants, live music and beer are coming to Penn Park ...
Artsfest will be located along Riverfront Park along Front Street in Harrisburg with a juried crafts show, food vendors and live entertainment. Thousands of visitors, some from as far as ...
→ 15 huge animatronic dinosaurs coming to Dutch Wonderland's new Exploration Island - LancasterOnline Costing one million dollars to develop, Dutch Wonderland's newest attraction is the biggest addition to the park's portfolio ...
→ York County corn maze goes high-tech - Evening Sun 30,000 visitors come each year during the 10 weeks that Maize Quest Fun Park is open. Open: August 30 – November 9 Hours: ...
New Susquehanna River trail center in Columbia hosts open house
→ New Susquehanna River trail center in Columbia hosts open house, wows visitors - Lancaster Online
→ 'Be the Dinosaur' at Allentown's Da Vinci teaches kids about Cretaceous Period life - The Morning Call
→ New Urban Street Art Festival to debut April 18 in Bethlehem The event, which is free, will feature more than 20 different artists and arts organizations representing everything from metal ...
Photo Credit: Cumberland County Historical Society
With the hot summer months upon us your going to want to visit the Cave Hill Park & Nature Preserve in Carlisle, PA.  Cool off in the 52° cave located on directly ...
REVIEW & PHOTOS | U.S. Army Heritage Trail – Carlisle, PA
  The U.S. Army Heritage Trail in Carlisle is a free, outside attraction. It's a great place to take children, with many structures and objects to explore and plenty of open space along ...
5 spectacular views of the Susquehanna River in two hours
→ 5 spectacular views of the Susquehanna River in two hours - LancasterOnline  
Presented in the round, with a huge, rotating stage in the middle of the arena floor, with massive towers and walkways, lighting, display screens and pyrotechnics, packed to a near-sellout ...
PHOTOS | The Turkey Hill Experience – Columbia, PA
For a detailed review of The Turkey Hill Experience click here.  All Photos © visitpadutchcountry.com
Source: Paxos Restaurants
→ New Promenade Shops restaurant to include three-story tequila tower | lehighvalleylive.com A backlit tower of tequila 30' high rising skyward from a circular bar! That's going to grab some attention ...
→ Franklin Hill Vineyards to be Bethlehem distillery operator, report says | lehighvalleylive.com
PHOTOS | Haines Shoe House – York, PA
All photos © visitpadutchcountry.com
REVIEW | The Turkey Hill Experience – Columbia, PA
June 6th marked the 3rd anniversary of the grand opening of The Turkey Hill Experience. What started out as the hulking ruins of the former Ashley & Bailey silk mill building has ...
→ Local tradition sends pork and sauerkraut sales soaring - wfmz.com video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player
County Seat Spirits will debut its first batch of gin Friday. Lock Keeper Gin, named as an homage to Easton's canal history, will join the Allentown distillery's lineup of Sand Island ...
VIDEO | Colebrookdale Railroad’s ‘Easter Bunny Express’
→ Digital Notebook: Easter Bunny is Making Tracks Peter Cottontail joins us for a two-hour adventure into the Secret Valley. Every child will receive a free gift from the Bunny himself. ...
→ Cherry Crest readies maze for July 4 opening day - The Unionville Times
It will have few new rides and a lot of new foods — and patrons will pick the best of the new flavors. Its headline entertainment offers its broadest choice in ...
→ Crayola Experience in Easton: Attractions you shouldn't miss | lehighvalleylive.com
→ Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom adding new family ride, barbecue restaurant next year - lehighvalleylive.com
What to see along the Susquehanna River in Lancaster County
→ The river side of Lancaster County - Bucks County Courier Times Follow the link above for a general overview of places to see along the Susquehanna River's 40 mile frontage in western Lancaster County.
Live performing with new singer Chris Shinn. Photo by Wikipedia
→ Rock band buys land to build new Allentown music venue | lehighvalleylive.com The Think Loud Development owners also happen to be three fourths of what is arguably York County's most famous ...
PHOTOS | White Cliffs of Conoy – Lancaster County, PA
On this trip we parked at Koser Park in Bainbridge and walked 1.5 miles south along the Northwest Lancaster County River Trail to find the cliffs. I was told by ...
Musikfest 2014: Fire dancers, dinosaurs highlight new attractions
8 reasons why the Hess’s mansion fits the lifestyle of the rich and famous
Dutch Wonderland adds new ride for upcoming 2015 season
Allentown’s new ‘Renaissance’ unveiled during grand opening celebration
Mount Hope Estate & Winery hosts Great Pennsylvania FlavorFest Memorial Day Weekend
Allentown Waterfront project progresses, launches new website
Bethlehem’s Sun Inn hosting all-night Halloween ghost hunt
Mead slushies are closer than you think in Allentown
PHOTOS | The Crayola Experience – Easton, PA
Crayola Experience to stay open seven days a week; Alert staff found my lost child
PHOTOS | Lititz Springs Park
Social Still Micro-Distillery & Kitchen to offer yoga, brunch (and cocktails)
PHOTOS | Conewago Falls Potholes near Falmouth, PA – Susquehanna River Set I
Get Air indoor trampoline park with Ninja Obstacle Course opens in Harrisburg
Bethlehem Steel blast furnaces get new lighting design to show off architectural features
PHOTOS | Devil’s Den – Gettysburg, PA
VIDEO |Steam into History Northern Central Railway York 17 to Hanover Junction
Missing link in popular Northwest Lancaster County River Trail will open Saturday
Second distillery proposed on Bethlehem’s South Side
PHOTOS | Columbia River Park – Columbia, PA
Map of Dutch Wonderland
New Allentown restaurant Bell Hall to focus on gourmet burgers, craft beers
14-mile Northwest Lancaster County River Trail nears finish line
Antique Tractor Pull Saturday April 26, 2014 in Kinzers, PA
Thousands attend Pumpkin Festival at Renfrew Park
Bethlehem history groups launch ‘Steeples and Steel’ tours
Crowd learns to make ‘honey wine’ during Burnside Plantation demo, tasting
PHOTOS | Shocks Mill Bridge Bike Path Flooded
Bethlehem Steel photographer Peter Treiber has work logged in Library of Congress
Explore geology of Chickies Rock, Lancaster County Recreational Trail
VIDEO | Dutch Springs: Lehigh Valley Visions
AUDIO | Hey Now (Do the Dutch)
PHOTOS | 2014 Bridge Bust – Columbia-Wrightsville , PA
Local Links | May 8, 2015
Free tour and tasting at Allentown Brew Works
PHOTOS | Shocks Mill Bridge – Lancaster County, PA
Bethlehem’s Sun Inn likely in line for a distillery
Looking for free family fun? Head to Bethlehem’s Kemerer Museum on Sundays
VIDEO | Conoy Township’s white cliffs now open to public
Yuengling sponsorship to make Pennsylvania Dutch Themed Oktoberfest free, bigger
REVIEW | The Turkey Hill Experience – Columbia, PA
Roadside America: A reality play
Kid-friendly centers headed to mall at Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem
PHOTOS | Riverfront Park – Lancaster County, PA
Wine Spectator Magazine lauds Lehigh Valley restaurants in international wine awards
History and mystery blend in Bethlehem-based novel “The Body in the Vat: Tales from the
Lancaster County now has its own viewing of live eagle nest
PHOTOS | Conewago Falls Potholes near Falmouth, PA – Susquehanna River Set II
The Turkey Hill Experience + Chickies Rock County Park
Local Links | May 14, 2015
Artsfest of Greater Harrisburg set for Memorial Day weekend
15 huge animatronic dinosaurs on Dutch Wonderland’s new Exploration Island
York County’s Maize Quest Fun Park goes high-tech
New Susquehanna River trail center in Columbia hosts open house
‘Be the Dinosaur’ at Allentown’s Da Vinci teaches kids about Cretaceous Period life
New Urban Street Art Festival to debut April 18 in Bethlehem
Cave Hill Park & Nature Preserve in Carlisle, PA
REVIEW & PHOTOS | U.S. Army Heritage Trail – Carlisle, PA
5 spectacular views of the Susquehanna River in two hours
Carrie Underwood’s show may have been best yet at Allentown’s PPL Center
PHOTOS | The Turkey Hill Experience – Columbia, PA
New mexican restaurant Torre to feature three-story tequila tower
Franklin Hill Vineyards to be Bethlehem distillery operator, report says
PHOTOS | Haines Shoe House – York, PA
REVIEW | The Turkey Hill Experience – Columbia, PA
VIDEO | Local tradition sends pork and sauerkraut sales soaring
County Seat Spirits rolls out very first batch of Lock Keeper Gin
VIDEO | Colebrookdale Railroad’s ‘Easter Bunny Express’
Cherry Crest Adventure Farm readies maze for July 4 opening day
Allentown Fair Preview: Changes this year include late start, more beer, acrobats and EDM
VIDEO | Crayola Experience in Easton: Attractions you shouldn’t miss
Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom adding new Cedar Creek Flyers ride, barbecue restaurant for
What to see along the Susquehanna River in Lancaster County
Rock band Live buys land to build new Allentown music venue
PHOTOS | White Cliffs of Conoy – Lancaster County, PA

Comments are closed.