Lafayette College

4 Things You Need to Do During Your Lafayette College Visit

It’s an exciting time! You’re going to college! Easton, PA, is a fantastic place to make your home for the next several years. If Lafayette College is in the running for your top choice, make sure you request access to our free Vacation Guide. It includes all of the best restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor recreation to make your Lafayette College visit special.

Make the Most of Your Lafayette College Visit

Easton has fantastic activities for incoming freshmen, parents, and Lafayette college students. Choosing a college is stressful as it is, but we created a guide to help you plan your trip to Easton, to make it easier on you. 

1. Try Out These Restaurants

Our charming town is known for its phenomenal food scene. There is a diverse variety of restaurants to choose from, no matter what you crave. 

College Hill Tavern

For the perfect college bar experience, you have to try College Hill Tavern. It’s one of the best places to get a refreshing drink or a delicious burger. This bar ranks as one of the top college bars in the country, and it’s clear why! All you have to do is try their gravy and cheese fries, and you’ll understand.


If you’re the parent of a Lafayette student and you’re only in town for a few days, why not spend time with them over a nice dinner? Treat your tastebuds to amazing cuisine from Ocean 235 for a mouthwatering feast and a great time. 

2. Watch a Show

Explore downtown Easton and make a stop in the State Theatre Center of the Arts. Enjoy a concert, play, musical, dance performance, or comedy show. Don’t miss out on some of the best national and international tours!

3. Discover Something New (or Old) at a Museum

Take a stroll through historic Easton and scope out the art galleries and museums. You’ve probably never been on a mule-powered canal boat ride, and now, you have the chance! Visit the National Canal Museum for an in-depth look at the restored Lehigh Canal. 

4. Get Outside

When it’s time to take a break from making life decisions (like deciding on a college), go outside for some fresh air. We have a variety of outdoor recreational activities in our area. Connect with Easton’s history when you bike the Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor. The trail used to carry coal from Wilkes-Barre to Philadelphia! You can also go kayaking, canoeing, hiking, or wildlife viewing.

Experience the Charm of Easton at The Lafayette Inn

A good, hearty meal calls for a good night’s rest. Return to your elegant suite at the Lafayette Inn after exploring the Easton, PA, Bacon Fest. Relax in a uniquely styled room and wake up to a delicious breakfast in the dining room. If you’re tired of bacon, indulge in delicious, made-to-order waffles and a special entree of the day to jump-start your morning before heading out. Then, return to the inn on Friday and Saturday afternoons for cheese and beverage sampling.

Book Room #34 for an enchanting getaway, complete with a queen bed, skylight, and window seat. Your Easton getaway awaits at the Lafayette Inn. Check our availability and book your vacation today.