Southside Happenings 12/20/19


This Weekend’s SouthSide Happenings

 Holy Bethlehem Star Batman, Christmas is 5 days away. Here’s your last-minute shopping and fun things to do guide in the deep South to check off your list and have fun while you do it!

FREE PARKING DOWNTOWN – That’s right I said it. Thanks to the Bethlehem Parking Authority and MobileNOW we have 3 hours of FREE parking when using the MobileNOW! app on December 20, 21, 23, and 24. Free parking will also be offered on December 25. Parking on Sundays will remain free! So, get that Christmas shopping done! Shop local, dine local and kick off your Holiday with parking on us!

Color Me Mine – TONIGHT! Grab your friends, a bottle of vino and decompress that holiday stress at Color Me Mine’s Paint, Sip & Be Merry event this evening! ALL CHRISTMAS ITEMS are 20% off! $8 reservation covers your studio fee for the night. Wear an ugly holiday sweater and get a FREE Studio Fee card for your next visit! Call them at 610-791-2228 to reserve your spot!

Domaci – Still scrambling for that is impossible to shop for person?  I have your solution, Domaci on 3rd street. They have the most unique, adorable, fabulous, Bethlehem-centric home, kitchen and apparel anywhere in the Valley. Stop there for your Moravian Stars, Fabulous Signature Pieces, Candles, Artisan Soaps, Bethlehem Steel wear, Pet Lover home goods and more! Trust me – you’ll find something for that person here. Guaranteed!

Christkindlmarket – It’s the last weekend of Christkindlmarkt!! If you haven’t been, get your booty down there! No Bethlehemite can go through the Christmas Season successfully without a visit! Crafters from around the country are waiting with unique gifts that can’t be found anywhere else! Last day is December 22!

Wind Creek Outlets – Get that last-minute Christmas Shopping Done at Wind Creek Outlets!! Bring the kiddos from 10am -11am to have cookies, hot cocoa and story time with Santa Claus, or join us in the evening for Ken Brader and the musicians of The Holiday Brass at 7pm and 8:15pm performing your favorite holiday tunes! Performance will be in front of the holiday tree, lower level.

Honorable Mentions:

  • Shopping for a lovely lady: Visit Eva’s Bargain Boutique on 4th or Lara Bly Boutique on New Street
  • Lunch Picks: Roasted, Jenny’s Kuali, Molly’s Irish Grille & Sports Pub, General Zapata, or Lehigh Pizza
  • Perk Spots: LIT Roastery & Bakeshop, Saxby’s, or Starbucks
  • Pamper Me: Book an appointment at A List Salon or Apotheca – destress – this is your holiday too!
  • Unique Finds: Pop in to the National Museum of Industrial History – their gift shop has fantastic finds!