Wild Rib Cook Off

09/15/2021 to 09/18/2021

The streets of downtown Erie, PA will be filled with the aroma of slow cooked ribs prepared to perfection with secret sauces and specialty rubs at Erie’s Wild Rib Cook Off. This kick-off event to Erie’s summer festival season is also host to delicious festival foods including fresh squeezed lemonade, creamy fudge, candy apples, funnel …

Apple Dumpling Festival

06/02/2021 to 06/05/2021

Staring at it’s inception in 1954, the annual Apple Dumpling Festival has held strong as a Berks County tradition.  Fun rides, pie eating contests, watermelon seed spitting, and great food all make fore a nice local festival.  Great are the apple dumplings. Served hot or cold; with or with out ice cream, these homemade treats …

Boalsburg Memorial Day Festival - Cancelled

05/29/2021

In actuality, the Boalsburg Memorial Day Festival is a very, very big deal.  As the story goes, Memorial Day was started in Boalsburg when in 1864 three local women decorated the graves of their fallen soldiers in austere remembrance.  The birthplace of a national holiday is no small matter, and Boalsburg carries the burden gleefully …

Blossburg Coal Festival

05/28/2021 to 05/30/2021

Every Memorial Day weekend since 1993, the town of Blossburg commemorates their town’s rich history of mining with the Blossburg Coal Festival.  And while coal is no longer mined in Blossburg all the major manufacturing that exists there today is directly descended from the nearly 150 years of mining that fueled the growth of the …

Bethlehem Bach Festival - Cancelled

05/08/2021 to 05/09/2021

The Bethlehem Bach Festival is held in May on the first and second weekends of the month.  The concerts are held at various locations on the Lehigh University Campus.