Pennsylvania November 29, 2016
The One Town In Pennsylvania That Turns Into A Winter Wonderland Each Year
Enchanting Christmas towns dot the Pennsylvania landscape, but only one magical town has earned the title of Christmas City. Bethlehem in Pennsylvania promises an old-fashioned, cozy annual holiday celebration as it transforms into a breathtaking winter wonderland.
Shimmering lights illuminate the enchanting Christmas City, beckoning visitors and townspeople alike with its hospitality and Christmas cheer.
Start your journey through a fairytale winter wonderland in Bethlehem with a cozy horse drawn carriage ride. The private carriage seats a maximum of four people and promises the perfect way to celebrate Christmas City's 275th anniversary.
Step into your own horse drawn carriage at 505 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA.
Find unique Christmas gifts and enjoy delicious food at Christkindlmarkt Bethlehem, a holiday market that has been a town tradition for over 20 years. More than 125 vendors will join the Christmas fun and a full menu of activities await.
Christkindlmarkt features live entertainment, glass blowing demonstrations, a Crayola Creativity Station, and ice sculpting demonstrations. The popular holiday market runs weekends through December 18.
Plan to visit Christkindlmarkt Bethlehem at ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem, PA 18015.
Continue a Christmas City tradition by joining St. Nicholas for a delightful breakfast. Breakfast will be served at 9 a.m. on December 3, 10, and 17. Breakfast includes crafts, a photo with St. Nick, a treat bag, and entry to Christkindlmarkt.
Breakfast with Santa will be held at PNC Plaza at SteelStacks, 645 East First Street, Bethlehem, PA.
View the many creative gingerbread houses at the annual SteelStacks Gingerbread House Competition and Exhibit through December 18.
Enter the gingerbread contest at ArtsQuest Center, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem, PA 18015.
Embrace the warm glow of Christmas with a visit to Bethlehem's museums, including the Moravian Museum of Bethlehem, for the annual Trees of Historic Bethlehem, which runs through February 12, 2017.
Climb aboard a cozy bus for an unforgettable evening tour of Bethlehem. Seasoned guides, in period costumes, will lead you on a journey into Bethlehem's past, including an insight into the town's treasured Christmas traditions.
Bethlehem By Bus Night Tour, run by Historic Bethlehem Museums and Sites, leaves from the Visitor Center at 505 Main Street at 5 p.m., 6 p.m., and 7 p.m. through December 30.
Cap off your visit to charming Christmas City by taking in a favorite Christmas movie at Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas during the Christmas Classic Matinees Series.
Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas is located at 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem, PA 18015.
Bethlehem in Pennsylvania transforms into a magical winter wonderland every year at this time with a full menu of activities all December long. But, if you live in Pennsylvania, you already know that Christmas City is just the top of the list of
spectacular Christmas towns in our beautiful state.