Planning your weekend fun? Upper Macungie can help you save some money on skiing.
Friday, January 4
If you like to ski, or plan to learn, this news is for you. Upper Macungie has discounted tickets at Bear Creek, Blue Mountain, Camelback Mountain and Elk Mountain ski areas. Skiiers can save $5 to $16, depending on the ski area, day of the week, and time of the day. Discounted ticket prices are available on the township website. Tickets can be picked up at the Upper Macungie Township Municipal Building, 8330 Schantz Road, Breinigsville, from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. or 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. The township also can order tickets for Big Boulder, Roundtop, Seven Springs, Shawnee Mountain and Sno Mountain. According to the township website, the township needs at least four business days to order tickets. Call 610-395-…
With eight wineries across miles of vines, you're bound to find your perfect wine.
Wherever you are, whatever you’re doing, it’s a safe bet you’ll be a little happier, a little more relaxed, with a glass of wine in hand. All over the world, wineries and vineyards are tourist destinations. The Valleys of Napa and Loire, Tuscany and La Rioja. People plan trips around the promise of a solid vintage or an earthy pinot noir. Lucky for us, the Lehigh Valley boasts its own wine destination: The Lehigh Valley Wine Trail. The area was designated an American Viticultural Area (AVA) in 2008, and since then, the eight family-owned companies that comprise the trail have been joining forces to entertain and delight aficionados from all over the eastern seaboard. During harvest time, the wineries come alive with live music and chefs …