Great Pennsylvania Music & Arts Celebration

05/23/2020 to 05/25/2020

The Great Pennsylvania Music & Arts Celebration features FREE admission, FREE parking and FAMILY FRIENDLY fun at the handicapped accessible historic Allentown Fairgrounds. On MEMORIAL DAY MONDAY 2020, we are bringing back last year’s record-attendance-breaking USO show with acclaimed Bob Hope impersonator Bill Johnson. Appearing with Johnson will be Michelle DellaFave, who accompanied the real Hope on his tours in Vietnam …

Allentown ArtsFest

09/27/2019 to 09/29/2019

An admission free, three day festival that highlights the diverse art, music, food, and culture to be found in our local area, ArtsFest offers something for everyone to enjoy. The highlights of ArtsFest include a full scale skate park, large graffiti murals created on site, break-dancing battles, screenings of independent films and shorts, comedy and …

Lehigh Valley SportsFest

Annual SportsFest event with 10,000 amateur athletes, 50 different sports, 150,000 spectators. A Health and Fitness Expo will be held in conjunction with the four days of competition. The Expo will be held at Cedar Beach and will provide athletes and spectators with the opportunity to enjoy healthy living presentations, sample products, meet local vendors, …

Blues, Brews, and Barbecue

06/08/2019

Over 30,000 Blues enthusiasts gather in downtown Allentown each year for our annual Blues, Brews & Barbecue festival. They come to listen to incredible Blues musicians with international prominence, to sample amazing BBQ from all around the US and to drink delicious craft and domestic brew – all right here in the heart of Downtown …

The Great Allentown Fair

08/27/2019 to 09/02/2019

For more than a century and a half The Great Allentown Fair has been a testament to the viability and durability of the society’s agricultural mission. The 21st Century version of the Fair is steeped in the tradition of its rich agricultural roots while highly emphasizing education for the non-agrarian public. Its diverse entertainment offerings …

PinFest

06/12/2020 to 06/13/2020

Are you a pinball wizard? Does The Who’s anthem ring through your heart? Are you even old enough to get these references? It doesn’t matter. The point is, you want to be here for PinFest. PinFest is the annual pinball show held at the Allentown Fairgrounds. This collection of tables is not just for show …

Allentown Paper Show

04/27/2019 to 04/28/2019

For many people, it’s not hard to look upon a “paper show” with low expectations, and that is to their immense folly.  The fact of the matter is that the Allentown Paper Show is surprisingly fun, and for anyone who has never been they soon discover just how much fun.  This event is so popular …

Mayfair Festival of the Arts

05/25/2018 to 05/27/2018

Mayfair Festival of the Arts is a 30-year tradition in the Lehigh Valley and it is making a comeback at Cedar Crest College!  Cedar Crest College is taking Mayfair back to its roots by giving festival-goers the same experience that they had and loved decades ago.  The event will be held on Cedar Crest’s campus …