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2021 St. Patrick’s Day Events near Lehighton PA

Thursday, February 18th, 2021
St. Patrick's Day Irish Settlers

Holidays have been a little different over the past year, but that doesn’t mean we can’t find a safe, responsible way to celebrate our favorite days of the year. With events and parties few and far between for the biggest party of the year in 2021, we thought we’d share a few of the closest St. Patrick’s Day events near us here in Lehighton PA. Check out these great events below and plan how you’re going to spin your holiday this year.

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Dog Parks near Lehighton PA and the Surrounding Area

Wednesday, January 13th, 2021
Dog with Owners at Park

For all you dog owners out there, just walking around the block or letting your dog run around in the backyard can get a little boring or routine. If you’d like to switch it up and take your best friend(s) to their very own park instead, then we’ve got a few dog parks in mind for you to check out right here in the area surrounding Lehighton PA.

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Where Can I Go for Fun Fall Activities Near Philadelphia, PA?

Friday, September 18th, 2020
large field full of pumpkins sun setting in background

Pumpkin Patches, Apple Orchards and Corn Mazes Near Philadelphia, PA

With Fall only a few days away, you can believe that our excitement for the season is growing. From the colorful leaves to the cooler weather, we’re ready to enjoy the activities of the season. This includes drinking hot apple cider, carving pumpkins, jumping in leaf piles, and exploring corn mazes. If you enjoy Fall as much as us, you’re probably wondering where to go. In this post, we will be sharing some pumpkin patches, apple orchards, and corn mazes near Philadelphia, PA for you to visit.

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Can I Recycle Crayola Markers?

Wednesday, August 8th, 2018
Rainbow background with "send your dried-out markers to nearby Crayola"

Crayola ColorCycle Initiative in Lehighton, PA

Here at Lehighton Kia, we are gearing up to send our kids back to school with brand-new notebooks, folders, pencils, and of course – crayons and markers from Crayola. A while back, we had shared a blog about the best day trips and eastern Pennsylvania, and we made sure to suggest the Crayola Experience in nearby Easton. In addition to offering fun and colorful experiences for the whole family, we love Crayola because their products are the best when it comes to quality and color. We also love the brand because it offers a special environmental initiative to help keep our world clean and colorful. (more…)

Memorial Day 2017 Weekend Events near Allentown, PA

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
Memorial Day 2017 weekend events near Allentown PA

Since Memorial Day weekend is almost here, many families are searching for ways to celebrate the unofficial start of summer. Here are some of the events happening near Allentown, PA during the long holiday weekend. (more…)

Celebrate Easter 2017 with these Easter Egg Hunts near Lehighton, PA

Monday, April 3rd, 2017
Easter 2017 Egg Hunts near Lehighton, PA

Since Easter 2017 is almost here, many families are on the lookout for festive events to enjoy with the kids. Parents in the Lehighton, PA area can check out some of these local Easter Egg Hunts to celebrate. (more…)

St. Patrick’s Day 2017 Parades and Events near Allentown, PA

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
St. Patrick’s Day 2017 Parades and Events near Allentown, PA

With St. Patrick’s Day 2017 quickly approaching, many of you are probably on the lookout for celebrations near you. Here are some festive parades and events happening in the Allentown, PA area. (more…)

What time is the Carbon County Veterans Day Parade?

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
2016 Veteran's Day Events and Parades in Lehighton PA

2016 Veterans Day Events and Parades in Lehighton PA

This year Lehighton and Palmerton will continue the Veterans Day tradition of honoring veterans together at the Palmerton Veteran’s Day Parade. The parade will begin on Seventh Street and the reviewing stand will be on Delaware Street at the Palmerton Borough Hall (more…)

Where can I get a good coffee in Lehighton PA?

Monday, October 17th, 2016
3 Great Places to have a cup of coffee in Lehighton PA

3 Great Places to have a cup of coffee in Lehighton PA

It’s starting to get cold and we are all looking for something to warm us up. How about a nice cup of coffee? We love you to stop by Lehighton Kia and we will share one with you. If you are looking for something a little fancier and local to have cup of coffee, we have found 3 great places that serve wonderful coffee and PA food. At Lehighton we know cars and would love to help with service, leasing, you name it. And if you’d like to go for a test drive, be sure to get that coffee to go.  (more…)

Where do I vote in Lehighton?

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016
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Finding your polling place in Lehighton

You may know that in some countries citizens are not allowed to vote. But, did you know that in other countries not voting is a crime, and you could even be sent to jail for not participating in the democratic process? Here, in the United States, we have regulations around voter registration that are set by each individual state. Learn more about Pennsylvania’s criteria and how to  register to vote(more…)