1. Easton Peace Candle Lighting
Friday from 5 to 9 pm, Centre Square (or the Circle), Easton
Everything from horse-drawn carriage rides to reindeer crafts for kids will lead up to the lighting of the world’s largest non-wax candle.
2. Opening of Chriskindlmarkt
Friday through Sunday, Historic Bethlehem
Recognized as one of the top holiday markets in the world, Chriskindlmarkt is now open!
3. Bethlehem’s Tree Lighting Ceremony
Friday at 4:30 pm, Payrow Plaza, Bethlehem
Kickoff the Christmas season in the Christmas City at the City’s tree lighting!
4. Black Sunday Indie Craft Market
Sunday from 12 to 7 pm, Secret Art Space, 24 Rink St., Southside Bethlehem
From the facebook event page: Come see 15-20 local crafters/artists/packrats selling their wares and score a perfect holiday gift for all the loved ones on your list. Screw the mall, shop local!
5. Dale & Georgia Boutique & Barkery Grand Opening
Friday from 4 to 7 pm, 403 Northampton St., Easton
Check out the grand opening of Easton’s new pet Boutique and Barkery – Dale & Georgia! Lots of holiday treats for all your furry friends.
6. Illick’s Mill 10th Annual Gala & Silent Auction
Sunday from 5 to 9 pm, 100 Illick’s Mill Rd., Bethlehem
Delicious food, great music and an exciting auction… all for the same price as 2001!
7. Free E-Cycling Event
Sunday from 9 am to 3 pm, Forks Plaza at the Towne Centers, 308 Towne Center Blvd., Easton
This is a community-wide opportunity to rid your homes and offices of accumulated electronic clutter and dispose of it in accordance with EPA regulations. All data will be destroyed through their unique hard drive destruction shredding machine. Any questions contact: info@611Metals.com Visit 611 Metals Recycling at www.611metals.com
8. Mooseltoe: A New Children’s Moosical
Saturday at 4 pm, Allentown Symphony Hall, 23 N. 6th St., Allentown
This is the story of MOOSELTOE and his moose family that lives in the ice and the snow. A story to tell, a story to hear, of a moose who wants to fly with Santa’s reindeer.
9. Train Time Charity Holiday Exhibit
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, America On Wheels Museum, 5 N. Front St., Allentown
The popular “Train Time Charity Holiday Exhibit” model train exhibit chugs back into America On Wheels. The 2010 holiday season display also features the return of the Toys For Tots campaign and a special, short-term exhibit of popular British cars.