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Great Celebrities Lived Here

Great Celebrities Lived Here

With the recent release of Taylor Swift’s Miss Americana documentary, we began to think about other notable celebrities who once called Pennsylvania’s Americana Region “home.” From entertainers and artists to athletes and frontiersmen, Berks County has been the home to many big names over the years and we included a few below.

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The Best Date Night Restaurants in Berks

The Best Date Night Restaurants in Berks

Love is in the air this February in Pennsylvania’s Americana Region. If you’re making plans for a romantic night out, check-out our list of top date night restaurants. Make your Valentine’s Day reservations, call the babysitter, and enjoy a night-out starting with delicious food and drinks with your someone special.

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Berks County’s Best Indoor Attractions

Berks County’s Best Indoor Attractions

The colder weather offers many new ways to enjoy your time in Berks County. After all, Pennsylvania’s Americana Region is home to museums, historic sites, arenas, art studios, and indoor amusement facilities with events and activities to keep you busy all winter long! Plan your visit today and make winter boredom a thing of the past!

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Winter Fun

Winter Fun

With the busy holiday season over, you may find yourself with extra time in your schedule. There’s no need to hibernate in your home all winter long when you can get outside to try a new snow sport or reacquaint yourself with winter activities you’ve previously...

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What – or Who – is Belsnickel?

What – or Who – is Belsnickel?

“He’s making a list. He’s checking it twice. He’s going to find out who’s naughty or nice.” For many children, having one’s name on Santa’s naughty list means coal in your stocking and no gifts under the tree come Christmas morning. But the Belsnickel, a creature of...

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Add Potato Filling to Your Thanksgiving Feast

Add Potato Filling to Your Thanksgiving Feast

This Thanksgiving, many families will sit down to enjoy a delicious spread of turkey, stuffing, and pumpkin pie. But in Pennsylvania’s Americana Region, the PA Dutch dish Potato Filling will also be passed around the table as a traditional holiday side. This simple...

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