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A Note from Your Publisher

A Note from Your Publisher

Happy 4th of July weekend! In my family, we celebrate with Local Fireworks and Ice Cream, and this week Macaroni Kid Allentown can help you find both! Check out our list of 7 local places to watch Independence Day fireworks. ...

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7 Places to Watch 4th of July Fireworks in and around Allentown!

7 Places to Watch 4th of July Fireworks in and around Allentown!

It's not the 4th of July without fireworks! Here are 7 places in and around Allentown where you can catch a patriotic fireworks display. July 2: Upper Macungie Township Independence Day at the Breinigsville Park Live music begins at 7pm. ...

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Patriotic Fruit Pops

Patriotic Fruit Pops

These festive pops contain simple ingredients and supplies. Each layer needs to be added slowly, but the patriotic result is worth the wait. Makes four 3 oz pops. You will need: Pureed strawberries (approx 4 oz total)* Coconut milk (we ...

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Fireworks Rings

Fireworks Rings

Here is a frugal and fun craft to enjoy with your family to celebrate the good ol' USA.What you'll need: 6 Sparkly Red, White and Blue Pipe Cleaners Directions: 1. Cut the pipe cleaners in half and divide them into ...

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Top 10 Ice Cream Parlors

Top 10 Ice Cream Parlors

What's better on a hot, summer day than a cold, refreshing scoop of ice cream? Luckily, Allentown (and the surrounding area) is home to some fabulous, family-friendly ice cream parlors. Check out our top 10, in no particular order, and ...

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Dutch Wonderland: A Macaroni Kid Review

Dutch Wonderland: A Macaroni Kid Review

Usually, when I visit an amusement park with my kids, who are ages 4 and 5, they are too small for most of the rides and we have to hunt down the limited kiddie section. That's what I was thrilled ...

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Early Education Guide and 40+ Questions to Ask a Prospective School

Early Education Guide and 40+ Questions to Ask a Prospective School

Finding the right school setting for your child can be a challenge. That's why Macaroni Kid Allentown has launched an Early Education Guide, spotlighting some of the best Preschools and Daycares in the Kutztown to Allentown area! Know a school ...

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2016 Birthday Party Guide

2016 Birthday Party Guide

Planning a birthday party for the kids? Check out our 2016 Birthday Party Guide for local recommendations on Locations, Entertainment, Food and more!Click here to view the Birthday Party Guide!Want to add your listing to our guide? Submit your information ...

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5 Local Hiking Trails for the Whole Family

5 Local Hiking Trails for the Whole Family

Want to go hiking with your kids in the Lehigh Valley? We have more than a few family-friendly hiking trails in the area, including quite a few hiking trails in the Kutztown to Allentown area that are perfect for kids ...

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Top 10 Local Playgrounds

Top 10 Local Playgrounds

The Lehigh Valley is home to many fabulous parks and playgrounds. Here are our top 10 picks, in no particular order, for the area in and around Allentown. Be sure to stay in the loop with the kid-friendly events and ...

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Kids Eat FREE Directory

Kids Eat FREE Directory

SUNDAY Allentown Brew Works: Kids eat free on Sunday nights when you join the rewards program. Dickeys Barbecue Pit: 1042 Millcreek Rd, Allentown & 3221 Schoenersville Rd, Bethlehem - Sunday Night. One free kids meal per adult meal. Dine in ...

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Macaroni Kid Allentown Photography Guide

Macaroni Kid Allentown Photography Guide

Every year, I pick out coordinating clothes for myself, my husband and the kids and head to a scenic spot for family photos. It's become a tradition, and it's fun to see how the kids grow (and our style changes) ...

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