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

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

Top 5 Best Outdoor Patios for Happy Hour

Are you on the hunt for restaurants with the best outdoor patios? Look no further than Downtown Allentown! There are a handful of restaurants that are along Hamilton Street that are perfect for sitting outside with a drink on a warm sunny day. But if you’re going to pick a day to visit, we suggest coming every Thursday from 4-6 p.m. this summer for Happy … Continue reading Top 5 Best Outdoor Patios for Happy Hour

4 Outdoor Events to Attend this Summer

The weather is getting warmer, and that means outdoor events are coming back to Downtown Allentown! All summer long you can enjoy FREE entertainment along the ArtsWalk and in the Pocket Park. Keep reading so you can pick which event you’re going to attend first! Want to learn about all the events happening in Downtown Allentown? Visit the Experience Allentown website to check out all … Continue reading 4 Outdoor Events to Attend this Summer

Give Back this Earth Day!

Cleaning out your apartment this month? Save your unwanted items for the GreenDrop Charitable Donation Drive! Starting at 5 p.m. on April 21, you can bring items down to the lobby of your building. Please drop off donations no later than 10 a.m. on Friday, April 22. Items will be picked up from 12-2 p.m. Only certain items are accepted, so make sure to view the list … Continue reading Give Back this Earth Day!

Step Into the Spotlight: Celeste Gehman

Celeste Gehman, Director, City Center Residential,  recently transferred to Downtown Allentown from one of our sister properties in Emmaus, The Meadows. She previously worked for Landmark Communities for 20 years. Celeste will be working out of the STRATA West leasing office, so make sure to stop by and say hello!  Keep reading to get to know Celeste!  How many years have you’ve been working for City … Continue reading Step Into the Spotlight: Celeste Gehman