Forget the ball drop, they do things a little different in Bethlehem Pennsylvania

 

PeepsA new year’s eve tradition carried on in Bethlehem Pennsylvania Saturday as thousands of people gathered to watch the Peeps Chick drop to help ring in 2023.

Candy lovers are familiar with the famous Peeps which are an Easter season treat.

This year was extra special because the makers of Peeps, Just Born Quality Confections is marking its 100th anniversary.

The yellow Peeps Chick is no small chicken.

It is more than four and a half feet tall and weighs in at four hundred pounds.

Saturday’s peeps drop was the 14th year for the event in Bethlehem.