Bethlehem Attractions

Bethlehem Area School District - http://www.beth.k12.pa.us/
Website of K-12 school district of Bethlehem and surrounding municipalities with information on school boards, directory of school an other information for parents, student and alumni.

East Stroudsburg University - http://www4.esu.edu/
East Stroudsburg University maintains a satellite campus in Bethlehem.

Lehigh University - http://www.lehigh.edu
A co-ed, private, four-year university in picturesque 1600-acre wooded campus.

Moravian College - http://www.moravian.edu
A co-ed, private, four-year liberal arts college.

Northampton Community College - http://wwww.northampton.edu
For over 40 years, Northampton Community College has helped students of all ages and backgrounds attain a quality affordable education.

Bach Choir of Bethlehem - http://www.bach.org
The oldest Bach choir in America founded in 1898 gave the first complete performances in the United States of The Mass in B Minor and The Christmas Oratorio. Currently, 95 volunteer members sing with featuring the finely-honed vocal ensemble, a fully professional orchestra, and world-renowned soloists.

Bethlehem Area Public Library - http://www.bapl.org
Includes an online library catalog, information on youth services, reference services, bookmobile and ways to support the library.

Bethlehem Backyards for Wildlife - www.facebook.com/pages/Bethlehem-Backyards-for-Wildlife

Group for city residents, schools, businesses, and other organizations interested in implementing wildlife friendly and sustainable gardening practices.

Bethlehem Bagpipe Band - http://launch.groups.yahoo.com/group/city_of_bethlehem_bagpipe_band/
The City of Bethlehem Bagpipe Band is a street band with over 25 playing members with age ranging from 12 to 50+. They are always looking for new members who live in the area and are interested in bagpiping.

Bethlehem YMCA - http://www.ymcabethlehem.net
Provides services to enhance family life, healthy lifestyles and to help our youth develop leadership qualities.

Banana Factory - http://www.bananafactory.org/
A community arts center, gallery and education center dedicated of promoting the visual arts. Features exhibitions by nationally-known artists to shows by local school children, gives summer employment for inner-city youth and provides art education programs to community.

Bethlehem Fine Arts Commission - http://www.bfac-lv.org
the Bethlehem Fine Arts Commission, founded in 1963, brings quality art events such as annual Tribute to the Arts Luncheon and the Downtown Fine Arts Show, summer concert series in the Sculpture Garden, juried art shows to the Lehigh Valley.

Christkindlmarkt - http://www.christkindlmarkt.org
the official website of Christkindlmarkt, which features an amazing array of exquisite gifts and fine arts and crafts, from jewelry to hand-made quilts during the winter in Bethlehem

Christmas City (Bethlehem, PA) - http://www.christmascity.org
includes information on the Christmas City aspect of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

The Bethlehem Municipal Band - http://www.cityband.org/
official website of the Bethlehem Municipal Band.

Historic Bethlehem Partnership - http://www.historicbethlehem.org
Offers the cultural, religious, and industrial heritage of Bethlehem Bethlehem's first 250 years through quality programs, activities, artifacts, and written documents and preservation of important sites such as the Burnside Plantation, the Colonial Industrial Quarter, 1810 Goundie House, HistoryWorks!, the Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts, and the Moravian Museum of Bethlehem

LANTA - http://www.lantabus.com
LANTA's Metro system is a network of 26 fixed bus routes throughout the Lehigh Valley, including Bethlehem, providing daily, later evening, and weekend services.

Lehigh Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau - http://www.discoverlehighvalley.com
Official tourism website of Allentown, Bethlehem and Easton. Includes calendar of events, visitor information on, convention or tourist information

Musikfest - http://www.musikfest.org
a community festival showcasing about 600 live performances by artists around the world. Other highlights include ethnic foods, children activities, arts and craft merchants, and other artists. Takes place during August for 10 days.

NEARfest - http://www.nearfest.com
NEARfest was founded in Bethlehem in 1999 and remains in the city to this day, held at Zoellner Arts Center at Lehigh University. NEARfest has quickly become one of the "most prestigious progressive rock festival in the world" and continues to be the high water mark for shows of its kind.

Lehigh Valley Chapter of American Red Cross - http://www.redcrosslv.org
Local chapter of the American Red Cross, a humanitarian organization, led by volunteers providing relief to victims of disasters and emergencies.

South Bethlehem Historical Society - http://southbethhistsoc.org/
The purpose of the South Bethlehem Historical Society is to preserve and make known the Second Chapter of Bethlehem’s History (1850 – on) by focusing on the individuals, ethnic groups and material evidence which helped make possible the industrialization of South Bethlehem

Bethlehem Special Olympics - www.BethlehemSOPA.org
Special Olympics was created by the Joseph P. Kennedy Foundation as an international non-profit organization to provide competitive sports experiences for people with intellectual disabilities.

WDIY – Public Radio Station - http://wdiy.org
NPR affiliated public radio station providing the Lehigh Valley community through a wide-range of programs on music, arts, news and culturally diverse information.

WFMZ-TV - Channel 69 News - http://www.wfmz.com

Lehigh Valley PBS - http://www.lvpbs.com
Broadcasts award winning local programming in the areas of education, culture and the arts.

The Morning Call - http://www.mcall.com
Official website of a local newspaper. Features online news, sports, opinion etc.

The Express Times - http://www.pennlive.com/expresstimes/
Official website of a local newspaper. Features online news, sports, opinion etc.

The Bethlehem Press - http://bethlehempress.blogspot.com

Lehigh County Government - http://www.lehighcounty.org
About Lehigh County, Human Services, Recreation, Taxes,Licenses,Voter Registration and local history. Most everything a resident needs to know about his/her County.

Northampton County Government - http://www.northamptoncounty.org
Official Web site of Northampton county.