- Bethlehem was officially named Christmas City USA in 1937 as a result of the Bethlehem Area Chamber of Commerce's letter writing campaign
- The first annual Musikfest took place in1984 drawing a crowd of nearly 182,000 people
Dining and Nightlife
- With more than 80 restaurants in the downtown alone to choose from, diners will find an assortment of tastes and styles at a variety of prices in Bethlehem! Make sure to dine out during Bethlehem’s winter and Summer Restaurant Weeks, during which patrons enjoy pre-fixed lunch and dinner menus at unbelievable price points!
Bars & Clubs
- At night, Bethlehem is sizzling with a wide range of activity – it’s a place where you can sip cocktails, enjoy a few drinks with your friends during the game, hear live music, play trivia and/or do your own thing. Don’t like staying in one spot? A loveable aspect about Bethlehem after dark – everything is conveniently close together. Whichever downtown you choose, you can most certainly hit multiple hotspots within a short walk or cab ride.
Molly's Irish Pub & Grill
- June 26 - July 2, 2011
Restaurant Week in BethlehemThe Most Delicious Week of the Summer – Multi course lunch and dinner for one fixed price.