Sip, stroll, and shop the amazing businesses that make up the picturesque holiday town of Emmaus! The annual Cheers Trail, presented by Kleckner and Sons and the Emmaus Main Street Partners, part of the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, is back on December 2nd from 12:00 to 5:00.
Guests can purchase a passport through the Chamber’s website, giving them access to cocktail samples, mocktails, and light bites at over 15 local businesses for only $30 in advance. This event sells out each year, however if any passports are left they will be available for purchase on the day of at Kleckner & Sons for $40.
With more interest from our community this year, we are able to offer not one but TWO unique experiences (the Red and Green Trails) to visit and support our businesses in the Borough as part of this event. The Red Trail will showcase businesses like East Penn Diner, the Emmaus Historical Society, Triple Sun and more; and the Green Trail will showcase businesses like Let’s Play Books, Capo & Co, Soul Sisters, Yergey and more! The full list of participating businesses on the trail will be revealed at our passport pick-up on the day of the event.
Doreen Catalini owner of Kleckner and Sons, proud presenting sponsors of this event, commented “We love being the presenting sponsors of this event as it is a fun way to bring the residents of the Lehigh Valley together to experience the charm of Emmaus, and as a way to support our community of local businesses”.
After completing the trail, guests are encouraged to attend the Old Fashioned Christmas festivities at Triangle Park, including live reindeer, an ice carving presentation, a hay ride through town pictures with Santa and more! Visit https://www.lehighvalleychamber.org/emmausofc.html to learn more about all the many free activities planned for Old Fashioned Christmas to ring in the holiday season!
“We are excited to bring both residents and guests to spend a full day here in Emmaus to kick off the holiday season” stated Hayden Rinde, Emmaus Main Street Manager. “Our mission is to help drive economic growth for the businesses in our community as well as provide unique experiences for those who live in the Lehigh Valley and the Cheers Trail, along with the Old Fashioned Christmas celebrations helps us accomplish both of these goals.”
When: December 2nd, 2023
Where: Emmaus Borough
Pricing: $30 in advance, $40 day of (if available)
Sponsors: Klecker and Sons, ServPro of Allentown and Western Lehigh
About the Chamber: The mission of The Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce is to improve the economy and quality of life in the Lehigh Valley Metropolitan Area. We accomplish this through business-to-business networking events and marketing products, affinity programs and exclusive, money saving member benefits, training programs, government affairs initiatives and public policy advocacy, and community development enterprises. With nearly 5,000 members who employ more than 200,000, the Chamber is the largest in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, and in the top ten nationwide.
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Lehigh Valley Chamber