Allentown, PA, is home to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, so it’s no surprise that there is always a sporting event to take advantage of in this city. Living at Woodmont Ridge in the Upper Macungie area puts you right in the center of the action, which means there is never a dull moment in town. Nearly 20 minutes away from the PPL Center, located in downtown Allentown, a Woodmont Ridge apartment puts you at the forefront of exciting sporting events. From basketball to wrestling and hockey, Allentown has it all. Read on for upcoming sporting events near Allentown.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms
Part of the American Hockey League, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms are based in Allentown and play many of their home games at the PPL Center. The Phantoms have a long lineup of upcoming games at the PPL Center where they will face teams like the Hartford Wolf Pack, Hershey Bears, and Syracuse Crunch, among others. With an exciting and plentiful lineup of home games, you won’t want to miss the opportunity to see the team compete live at the PPL Center.
On December 17, World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Superstars will pay a visit to the PPL Center as part of their WWE Live Holiday Tour. If you are a wrestling fan, you should take advantage of this opportunity and get the chance to see your favorite wrestlers live. Superstars like Alexa Bliss, Bray Wyatt, Finn Balor, Dean Ambrose, and Seth Rollins are set to appear.
On February 3, 2018, the Harlem Globetrotters will bring their world tour to the PPL Center for one day only. Their family-friendly show will also include special guests, the Washington Generals! After the show, fans will have a chance to meet the team for autographs and pictures.
Indoor Auto Racing
From January 5-6, the PPL Center will host the third annual Ironton Telephone Indoor Auto Racing Championship Series. The lineup includes shows and programs from the Three-Quarter (TQ) Midgets, Champ Karts, and Slingshots spread among the two days. Attending the auto race championship and watching racecars zoom across the track can be a new and exciting way for you and your family to start the New Year.
If you’re a fan of sports that involve motor vehicles, you won’t want to miss Monster Jam, a championship among cars on a much larger scale. In February 2018, motorsport fans will be able to watch their favorite four-wheel trucks compete in Monster Jam. The championship will take place at the PPL Center from Feb. 23-25. Fan favorites, such as Monster Jam Speedsters, ATV’s, and trucks will be featured at the event.
Turkey Trot 5K and Fun Walk
Although it already passed, be sure to mark your calendar next year for this exciting annual event! The annual Turkey Trot is a 5K run and a Fun Walk, so you can participate even if you’re not much of a runner. The event is family and dog friendly so you can bring your furry friends along to join in on the fun. The event begins in the historic Colonial Industrial Quarter and the 5K makes its way to the National Historic Landmark District of Historic Moravian Bethlehem. The Turkey Trot is a fun way to get back into shape after a filling Thanksgiving meal and to spend quality time with the people in your life who you are most thankful for.
Apartments for Rent in Allentown, PA
Whether you want to watch or participate in sports, living at Woodmont Ridge in Allentown will give you the opportunity to do just that by putting you right in the center of the action! If you are interested in learning more about the area and the amenities we offer here at Woodmont Ridge, be sure to schedule a visit today or give us a call at (855) 826-8255 to speak with a leasing professional.