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Win an “Ultimate Guy’s Getaway” in Lehigh Valley with Golf, Grand Prix Racing, Horse Racing

April 29, 2014

There’s still time to enter a contest to win the ultimate “guy’s experience” in Lehigh Valley, filled with golf, grand prix racing, and horseracing.

Discover Lehigh Valley, the official Destination Marketing Organization for Lehigh and Northampton counties in eastern Pennsylvania, is partnering with Woodstone Country Club, Lehigh Valley Grand Prix, Pocono Raceway and more to give one lucky winner the ultimate guy’s experience.

The Ultimate Lehigh Valley Guys’ Experience is a month-long promotion that will have a winner and three of his friends putting the pedal to the metal with a few of his buddies. The winner will be challenging his friends on the links, trying to lap them on the track, and experience Pocono on race day.

Visitors can enter throughout the month of April at LVUltimateExperience.com. This experience includes:

DAY ONE (JUNE 6)

Lunch at Woodstone Country Club

18 holes of golf with cart at Woodstone Country Club

$150 gift card to enjoy dinner, drinks and cigars at Leaf Cigar Bar

A private tour of Leaf’s humidor

Overnight accommodations at Courtyard by Marriott – Bethlehem – I-78

 

DAY TWO (JUNE 7)

Lunch at Lehigh Valley Grand Prix

Afternoon of racing at Lehigh Valley Grand Prix

$100 to enjoy dinner at Allentown Brew Works

Four $10 slot vouchers to the Sands® Bethlehem

Overnight accommodations at Courtyard by Marriott – Bethlehem – I-78

 

DAY THREE (JUNE 8)

Roundtrip luxury transportation service from hotel to Pocono Raceway

Food & drink tickets for Pocono Raceway

Four Club Level tickets and four Pre-Race Pit/Paddock Passes to NASCAR’s June 8, 2014 Pocono 400

Overnight accommodations at Courtyard by Marriott – Bethlehem – I-78

 

ADDITIONAL COOL STUFF

Lehigh Valley Grand Prix swag

Woodstone Country Club Golf swag

Official Pocono Raceway program.

 

The Grand Prize winner will also receive an Olympus digital camera to capture their Ultimate Lehigh Valley Experience courtesy of our friends at Olympus. A winner will be announced in the first week of May.

The Lehigh Valley Ultimate Family Experience is one of 12 monthly experience-based travel packages Discover Lehigh Valley is giving away through June 2014. For more information, full rules and prize descriptions for The Ultimate Lehigh Valley Experience, visit LVUltimateExperience.com.

For more information on Discover Lehigh Valley and its activities or to request a Lehigh Valley Official Visitors Guide, call (800) MEET-HERE, or visit the official tourism website of Lehigh Valley at DiscoverLehighValley.com.

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Win a Ski Trip in Lehigh Valley, PA

December 6, 2013

Discover Lehigh Valley, the official Destination Marketing Organization for Lehigh and Northampton counties in eastern Pennsylvania, is partnering with premier ski slopes in the area to help create new memories this winter. One winner will visit Bear Creek Mountain Resort in Macungie, Pa. and the other will visit Blue Mountain Ski Area in Palmerton, Pa. for two days of fun, food, and relaxation.

Hit the slopes with lift tickets, rentals, and lessons, if needed. Then, enjoy dinner at local or on site restaurants and relax in accommodations that will help you rest your tired muscles. It’s all a part of this snowy Ultimate Lehigh Valley Experience.

Visitors can enter throughout the month of December at LVUltimateExperience.com.

ULTIMATE BEAR CREEK EXPERIENCE

DAY ONE

·         Two lift tickets to Bear Creek Mountain Resort

·         Two ski or snowboard rentals

·         Two private lessons (if needed)

·         Behind the scenes groomer ride

·         Private dinner for two with a Bear Creek chef at The Grille

·         Overnight accommodations in the Executive Suite at Bear Creek Mountain Resort

DAY TWO

·         Two tickets to snow tube Bear Creek Mountain Resort

·         $25 gift card to enjoy breakfast at Trail’s End Café

·         $75 gift card to enjoy dinner at nearby GIO Italian Grill

·         Overnight accommodations in the Executive Suite at Bear Creek Mountain Resort

 

ULTIMATE BLUE MT. EXPERIENCE

DAY ONE

·         Four tickets to ski or board Blue Mountain Ski Area

·         Four ski or snowboard rentals

·         Four private lessons (if needed)

·         Babysitting service (if needed)

·         Four Blue Mountain sweatshirts

·         Dinner for four at Cornerstone at Blue Mountain Ski Area

·         Overnight accommodations at Best Western Plus Lehigh Valley Hotel

DAY TWO

·         Four tickets to snow tube Blue Mountain Ski Area

·         Babysitting service (if needed)

·         $50 gift card to enjoy lunch at Slopeside Pub & Grill at Blue Mountain Ski Area

·         $75 gift card to enjoy dinner at Red Robin

·         Overnight accommodations at Best Western Plus Lehigh Valley Hotel

The Grand Prize winner will also receive an Olympus digital camera to capture their Ultimate Lehigh Valley Experience courtesy of our friends at Olympus. A winner will be announced in the first week of January.

The Lehigh Valley Ultimate Winter Experience is one of 12 monthly experience based travel packages Discover Lehigh Valley is giving away throughout 2013-14. For more information, full rules and prize descriptions for The Ultimate Lehigh Valley Experience, visit LVUltimateExperience.com.

 

Discover Lehigh Valley, Allentown Art Museum, arts organizations, businesses partner for 4-month tribute to history of Rock n’ Roll

January 19, 2012

 

Discover Lehigh Valley, The Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley and various local arts organizations and businesses are partnering to offer visitors a rockin’ good time with Rock Through The Valley – a four month celebration of the history of Rock n’ Roll. The celebration goes hand-in-hand with the Allentown Art Museum’s “Who Shot Rock & Roll: A Photographic History, 1955 to the Present” exhibit.

“Rock Through The Valley is a way to unify the arts community and give residents and visitors a schedule of music-related events throughout Lehigh Valley,” said Michael Stershic, president of Discover Lehigh Valley. The subject of Rock n’ Roll is a part of who we are as Americans and this series of events is a celebration of that history.”

The Who Shot Rock & Roll exhibit (February 11 – May 13, 2012) contains more than 175 images, including candid snapshots, publicity portraits, album cover art, videos and images of live performances of popular artists ranging from Elvis and Dylan to Amy Winehouse. Visitors to the Allentown Art Museum will be able to examine the work of photographers such as Richard Avedon, Annie Leibovitz, Linda McCartney and many more. Their images capture the essence of the rock and roll generation, freedom and personal reinvention and expression through skillful, sensual, sexy, creative and compelling images that are among the best representations of rock photography, past and present.

Examples of Rock Through The Valley events coinciding with this exhibit include:

Girls on Film: 40 Years of Women in Rock
Lehigh University
Jan 25, 2012 – May 27, 2012
A traveling exhibit from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum with vibrant images of women rockers such as Grace Slick of Jefferson Airplane, Joan Jett and Tina Turner as they performed during their rise to stardom.

Frock & Roll: Fashion that Rocks
The Baum School of Art
February 9, 2012 – March 2, 2012 (Opening Reception: February 13, 2012)
This fashion exhibition combines recent works by emerging designers, several of whom starred on various seasons of television’s celebrated fashion series Project Runway, as well as iconic designers works from the 1980’s to the present, which are on loan from a private collection.

C.F. Martin & Co. Guitar Exhibit
C.F. Martin & Co. Museum and Visitors Center
February 12, 2012 – May 13, 2012
Martin Guitar’s Museum and Visitors Center will feature a display of artists’ guitars that includes Elvis Presley, the Beatles, Johnny Cash and Hank Williams. Martin’s 177-year history weaves through American culture with a priceless collection of guitars and artifacts.

Shooting Rock & Roll
Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley
February 26, 2012
Legendary photographer Godlis talks about his experiences behind the lens shooting rock and roll.

Writing and Rocking
Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley
March 27, 2012
Lecture by David Fricke, Senior Editor of Rolling Stone Magazine, Muhlenberg alumnus and suburban Philadelphia native.

The Moody Blues
State Theatre Center for the Arts
April 7, 2012
The legendary Moody Blues return to the intimate State Theatre for one show only. Don’t miss this unforgettable concert event.

Dozens of Rock Through the Valley events will run from February 2012 through May 2012. You can find information about all of the rock-related art, film, exhibits, lectures, contests, performances and fashion shows going on in Lehigh Valley throughout the promotion by visiting http://www.rockthroughthevalley.com. On this site, visitors can also take advantage of Lehigh Valley lodging packages and restaurant deals.

About Discover Lehigh Valley
Discover Lehigh Valley is the designated destination marketing organization of Lehigh and Northampton counties. Its mission is to promote and develop Lehigh Valley as a leisure and business travel destination. Created in 1984, Discover Lehigh Valley assists in promoting regional tourism, an industry that generates $1.5 billion in annual revenue and accounts for more than 22,000 jobs in Lehigh Valley. For more information on Discover Lehigh Valley and its activities or to request a Lehigh Valley Map & Guide, call 1-800-MEET-HERE, or visit the official tourism website of Lehigh Valley at www.DiscoverLehighValley.com.

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