It is that time again when Bethlehem’s historic downtown turns into Musikfest! It offers more than 300 performers to Lehigh Valley for 10 days of nonstop music. Did you know it’s nation’s largest free, non-gated music festival? Musikfest showcases more than 450 performances on 14 stages, 13 of which require no admission charge. If you are looking for something to eat this is the place! Musikfest offers forty-five different vendors of food, desserts, and snacks! If you are looking for some unique gifts, or just to buy something for yourself, there are 50 of the nation’s finest artisans are on-hand showcasing gorgeous jewelry, handmade crafts, and unique home décor items at Musikfest. There is lots of family fun available too! Musikfest offers many children’s performers, art & craft activities, and timely appearances by entertaining street performers who present logic-defying escape tricks, funky skateboard feats, and magic acts. Come check out Musikfest for some family fun, music, and great times!
DAS AWKSCHT FESCHT August 4 – 6
With more than 2,500 cars, Lehigh Valley’s Das Awkscht Fescht is one of the country’s largest antique and classic car shows held at Macungie Memorial Park each summer. Celebrating more than 50 years, it has become a family tradition for all ages offering three fun-packed days in the great outdoors.
Each year the festival celebrates with live music, children’s entertainment and activities, artisans, three toy shows and a 30-minute fireworks show, Saturday. It’s fun for the whole family!
The children’s area will entertain the little ones for hours with activities, such as face painting, as well as entertainment, including jugglers, magicians and clowns.
Three locations for the toy shows will give you lots to look at. An indoor show on Saturday for the most expensive collectible toys is at Eyer Middle School, Macungie, with doors opening at 8 a.m. A shuttle runs to and from the festival grounds and the school. The outdoor “Toy Town” can be found in the parking lots of Shoemaker and Macungie elementary schools, which are behind Eyer. The outdoor show runs Friday and Saturday and is more of a flea market for toys. A shuttle will run to and from the park on Saturday.
Visitors won’t go hungry with Pennsylvania Dutch favorites such as funnel cakes, shoofly pie and hot dogs with sauerkraut, in addition to regular festival fare such as waffles and ice cream, chicken wraps, pierogies and baked goods are available.
On Sunday, the festival holds a salute to America’s veterans, including discounted entrance tickets for men and women who show military or veterans identification.
The 2017 Das Awkscht Fescht will be held August 4 – 6. Admission is $8 for adults and $3 for age 15 & unde
Saturday night fireworks At 9:30
Legoland Discovery Center
Calling all parents and kids who love Legos! Have you been to the Legoland Discovery Center in Philadephia yet? Legoland feaures a Lego theme ride, 4D cinema, and 10 Lego themed play areas! Don’t forgetyour socks to climb on Pirate Adventure Island!
Open everyday at 10am – All Adults must be accompanied by a child to enter the Center. Every guest needs their own ticket/pass over the age of 2 years old. Buy your tickets online to save $5 on each admission!
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Philadelphia
Plymouth Meeting Mall, Unit #1055
500 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
Every Thursday, beginning June 22, New Vision Theatres (previosuly AMC Tilghman 8) will feature a, family-friendly movie. All seats are $4, which includes admission, a small popcorn, and small drink. Movies start at 10 AM. Pets:
August 10: Secret Life of Pets
August 17: The Lorax
August 24: Sing
Allentown, PA 18104