APARTMENT TOUR: MEET ELYSE

Elyse, a STRATA resident in Downtown Allentown, talks live music, hockey games, and the best place to grab a burger, all within walking distance of her apartment. Name: Elyse Location: STRATA – Allentown, PA Time lived in: Two years What made you move Downtown? Missed city living. When I moved back to the Lehigh Valley there wasn’t a place like STRATA where you get that city feel and bonus of having restaurants and entertainment … Continue reading APARTMENT TOUR: MEET ELYSE

CHRIS SHEERAN: LIFE IN DOWNTOWN ALLENTOWN

Chris, a STRATA resident in Downtown Allentown, is quickly becoming one of the city’s most well-known Instagrammers.  Name: Chris “Cj” Sheeran  Location: STRATA – Allentown, PA Years lived at STRATA: Two months What made you move Downtown? To be ahead of the curve, cemented in the next up-and-coming city of the Northeast.  What are some small things about living at STRATA that make your day better? The convenience of having a lounge room. I adore having … Continue reading CHRIS SHEERAN: LIFE IN DOWNTOWN ALLENTOWN

5 Must-See Spots on the Third Thursday Arts Crawl

Do you love art and cocktails? Then you need to get tickets for the Third Thursday Arts Crawl hosted by the Allentown Art Museum! On the Third Thursday of the month, a trained guide will take you on a tour of some of the best art in the city, then you’ll stop for drinks & apps at Blended by Bru Daddy’s and Sports & Social. Get a … Continue reading 5 Must-See Spots on the Third Thursday Arts Crawl

4 Insta-Worthy Spots in Downtown Allentown

Summer events in Downtown Allentown are in full swing! If you can only make it out one night of the week, come on a Thursday for Happy Hour on Hamilton Street and Rock the Walk. You can enjoy happy hour specials at select restaurants then heads over to the ArtsWalk Pocket Park for live music! Plus, you can get some insta-worthy content while you’re there. … Continue reading 4 Insta-Worthy Spots in Downtown Allentown

Meet the Band: The Large Flowerheads

Get groovy at Rock the Walk this week! The Large Flowerheads will be playing in the ArtsWalk Pocket Park on Thursday, June 23. They’ll start playing at 6 p.m., but make sure to get there at 5 p.m. to watch the opener and shop pop-up vendors. Want to know what The Large Flowerheads’ most memorable performance was? Keep reading now to learn more about how this groovy group came … Continue reading Meet the Band: The Large Flowerheads

The 4 Best Picnic-Friendly Dishes at The Market

Picnic in the Park is back in the ArtsWalk Pocket Park every Wednesday from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. all summer long. There is plenty of outdoor seating in the Pocket Park so you can grab lunch at the Downtown Allentown Market and then enjoy live music while you eat! Keep reading to see our favorite picnic items from the Market: Continue reading The 4 Best Picnic-Friendly Dishes at The Market