How to Host a Party

Throw a Lehigh Valley honey brunch

Throw a Lehigh Valley honey brunch

Local honey is a traditional Pennsylvania favorite. The Pennsylvania Dutch love for honey is evident in recipes like honey...

Host a Lehigh Valley Easter brunch

Host a Lehigh Valley Easter brunch

In Lehigh Valley the Easter eggs are typically for the kids, but it's time for a promotion to the grown-ups' table. Here's...

Bring sangria and tapas to your Lehigh Valley neighborhood

Bring sangria and tapas to your Lehigh Valley neighborhood

You may be the first in your Allentown neighborhood to eschew beer and hot dogs for sangria and tapas -- but you've always...

Play with fire all you want in Lehigh Valley

Play with fire all you want in Lehigh Valley

Want to bring something different to the table? Literally? Host the party of the season in Lehigh Valley by incorporating...

Dinner alfresco a la Lehigh Valley

Dinner alfresco a la Lehigh Valley

How often do we really take the time to enjoy Pennsylvania's beautiful summer evenings? Take the time this year to follow...

Margaritas in the heart of Lehigh Valley

Margaritas in the heart of Lehigh Valley

Let's be honest, we aren't going to beat any kind of hot Allentown summer without a couple of refreshing margaritas to get us...

Throw a lobster steam in Lehigh Valley

Throw a lobster steam in Lehigh Valley

Just because you're miles from the ocean doesn't mean you can't host a lobster steam right in your Allentown backyard....

Throw a Lehigh Valley backyard barbecue

Throw a Lehigh Valley backyard barbecue

The backyard barbecue is a Lehigh Valley institution. Throw in a twist with some West Coast treats and the aroma might just...

Throw a Lehigh Valley crab feast

Throw a Lehigh Valley crab feast

Bring a coastal mood inland to Pennsylvania with a crab party at home. Flash freezing techniques make it possible for crab on...

Host a Lehigh Valley olive oil tasting

Host a Lehigh Valley olive oil tasting

With the opening of the Seasons Olive Oil and Vinegar Taproom in Bethlehem, the era of gourmet olive oil began in Lehigh...

Host a Lehigh Valley dinner party

Host a Lehigh Valley dinner party

From Wegmans to specialty food stores such as Seasons Olive Oil and Vinegar Taproom, Lehigh Valley has plenty of places to...

Throw a Lehigh Valley cocktail party

Throw a Lehigh Valley cocktail party

Lehigh Valley party drinks go well beyond beer nowadays. When the bar is at home, the cocktail options can be as...

Host a Lehigh Valley wine and cheese tasting

Host a Lehigh Valley wine and cheese tasting

The Lehigh Valley Wine Trail is now considered one of America's top up and coming viticultural regions, and wine and cheese...

Essentials for a Lehigh Valley Fruits de mer party

Essentials for a Lehigh Valley Fruits de mer party

Lehigh Valley may not be on the coast, but today's flash-freezing techniques make it possible to serve a seafood platter that...

Host an around-the-world tasting party right here in Lehigh Valley

Host an around-the-world tasting party right here in Lehigh Valley

You may be the first host in your Lehigh Valley neighborhood to introduce a party favorite that's becoming popular on the...

Create your Lehigh Valley house cocktail

Create your Lehigh Valley house cocktail

Lehigh Valley imbibing isn't just about Yuengling beer. Nowadays in Allentown and Bethlehem night spots you'll see just as...

Setting up your Lehigh Valley charcuterie and cheese party

Setting up your Lehigh Valley charcuterie and cheese party

You may want to order the charcuterie from Di Bruno Brothers in Philadelphia. A day trip out to Bobolink Dairy will supply...

Host a Lehigh Valley housewarming party

Host a Lehigh Valley housewarming party

Like young people everywhere, Pennsylvanians love to fete newly committed lovers. But the timing of such celebrations is...

Host a luncheon that celebrates Lehigh Valley's local foods

Host a luncheon that celebrates Lehigh Valley's local foods

When your Lehigh Valley garden finally bears the fruits of your labor, it's time for a party -- a salad party.

Throw a summer travels party in Lehigh Valley

Throw a summer travels party in Lehigh Valley

We love Lehigh Valley, but we also cherish the memories of all our travels in the wider world. Whether it's just a trip to...

Throw a summer barbeque in your Lehigh Valley yard

Throw a summer barbeque in your Lehigh Valley yard

You can't get more all-American than Lehigh Valley, which is why Fourth of July is such a special time in this part of...

Celebrate spring's arrival in Lehigh Valley

Celebrate spring's arrival in Lehigh Valley

Lehigh Valley waits a long time for those first really warm spring days. When they finally arrive, they deserve a hero's...

Throw a mojitos and tacos party in Lehigh Valley

Throw a mojitos and tacos party in Lehigh Valley

You may have enjoyed a mojito at Looper Grille and Bar in Bethlehem or Pacifico in Center Valley, so why not right in your...

Host a Mediterranean tapas party in Lehigh Valley

Host a Mediterranean tapas party in Lehigh Valley

Tapas on Main in Bethlehem and eateries like it have introduced the popular Spanish cuisine to Lehigh Valley. Now it's time...

Throw a Pennsylvania farmhouse brunch

Throw a Pennsylvania farmhouse brunch

The Allentown Fairgrounds Farmer's Market is a perfect opportunity to shop for a classic Lehigh Valley farmhouse brunch. Take...

Throw a Lehigh Valley tequila tasting party

You don't have to go to Cactus Blue in Bethlehem to enjoy great tequila drinks. Fine tequila is gaining popularity outside...

Host a Pennsylvania pizza party

Host a Pennsylvania pizza party

Lehigh Valley is well-positioned for pizza lovers, with both Philly and New York City style pies widely available....

Host a movie night Lehigh Valley style

Host a movie night Lehigh Valley style

Pennsylvanians love movies. But you don't have to go out to Lehigh Valley Cinemas in Whitehall or any other local theater --...

Throw a bridal shower Pennsylvania style

Throw a bridal shower Pennsylvania style

Lehigh Valley loves a wedding -- who doesn't? When it comes to nuptuals Pennsylvania has its own elegant style, and this is...

Host a Lehigh Valley comfort food book club meeting

Host a Lehigh Valley comfort food book club meeting

There are lots of book clubs in Lehigh Valley -- but the best book clubs are the ones with the best recipe books as well....

Host a big game party Lehigh Valley style

Host a big game party Lehigh Valley style

There's no better reason to gather Lehigh Valley friends and family in late winter than to watch the Big Game. Let...