Peace Candle lighting ceremony Nov. 26 highlights full day of holiday activities, celebrations, entertainment in Easton

November 18, 2022

Easton’s Peace Candle – the city’s beloved holiday symbol representing a collective, universal wish for humanity – will be illuminated for the season on Saturday, Nov. 26, with a ceremony beginning at 6:30 p.m. in a newly renovated Centre Square. The annual lighting is part of a day of festive and family-friendly activities from noon […]

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2022 Easton Holiday Ornament Unveiled: Mount Vernon Hotel

November 9, 2022

The Easton Main Street Initiative (EMSI) has unveiled its 2022 holiday ornament — the facade of the historic Mount Vernon Hotel, now Two Rivers Brewing Company — in its ninth annual year of commemorating city landmarks with collectible ornaments. The ornaments cost $20 and are available at, at select merchants in Downtown Easton and at […]

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October 1, 2022 Easton Farmers’ Market Moving to Lafayette College Quad

September 27, 2022

For the first time in its 270-year history, the Easton Farmers’ Market will be held in the city’s College Hill neighborhood, finding a single-day home on the Lafayette College Quad on Saturday, October 1, 2022, to accommodate downtown traffic patterns for the first day of Easton Garlic Fest. Nearly three dozen EFM vendors are expected […]

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Easton Farmers’ Market to Host Hispanic Cultural Day and Hot Pepper Eating Competition

September 14, 2022

Heritage and heat will be plentiful at the Easton Farmers’ Market on September 24 as the Market celebrates Hispanic Cultural Day and hosts its annual Hot Pepper Eating Competition at Easton’s riverfront Scott Park. In honor of National Hispanic Cultural Month and to recognize the diverse heritage of the region’s Hispanic population, the Market will […]

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Easton’s JoAnn Durante Awarded Volunteer of the Year at Statewide Townie Awards

July 13, 2022

JoAnn Durante, a long-time volunteer for a variety of Greater Easton Development Partnership’s initiatives and events, was recognized as “Volunteer of the Year” for 2021 at the Pennsylvania Downtown Center’s (PDC) annual statewide Townie Awards gala, held in downtown Harrisburg this past June. For eight years, Durante has volunteered her time, her love of her […]

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Live at the Falls is Back!

May 31, 2022

It’s not summer in Easton until Live at the Falls is back. The nonprofit Greater Easton Development Partnership (GEDP)’s weekly outdoor concert series kicks off June 2 in Downtown Easton. Live at the Falls, presented by Lehigh Valley Health Network, is a free, outdoor music series that will run 6-8:30 p.m. Thursday evenings, June through […]

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Sip, Savor & Ring in Summer at Rosé on the River

May 24, 2022

At the fourth annual Rosé on the River, guests can sip a curated selection of international rosé wines and indulge in oysters on the half shell and passed hors d’oeuvres. Rosé on the River, presented by IBEW Local 102, will take place in Scott Park, with picturesque views of the rivers as the backdrop for […]

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Renowned Artist and Illustrator Lisa Congdon to Create Easton’s Newest Mural

May 19, 2022

Starting next week, visitors to Easton can watch world-famous artist Lisa Congdon as she outlines, sketches and paints Easton’s newest mural. It will be the fourth mural for Congdon and mark the eighth mural for the Easton Murals project. Easton Murals is a collaboration between the nonprofit Greater Easton Development Partnership and Brick + Mortar […]

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Easton Twilight Criterium Races Back to Downtown Easton

May 17, 2022

Feel the speed and be part of the excitement as the Easton Twilight Criterium races back to Downtown Easton for its second year. The Easton Twilight Criterium, presented by Lehigh Valley Health Network, features some of the world’s top cyclists reaching speeds in excess of 45 miles per hour. Watch some of the fastest riders […]

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Spring Back to Easton Shopping Campaign Rewards Those Who Shop Local

April 26, 2022

Looking for the perfect Mother’s Day gift? Or maybe you’re in search of a teacher gift to show how much you care. Start your search in Downtown Easton and your shopping trip could earn you a prize basket valued at $500 as part of the Spring Back to Easton retail campaign. Spring Back to Easton […]

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