Monthly Archives: May 2014

First New Plays of the Summer Season

The children’s show Cinderella is the first offering of the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival ‘s summer season. The play opens on Friday, May 30, 2014 and continues through August 2, 2014 with a 10 a.m. curtain time most Tuesdays through Saturdays, and … Continue reading

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Summer Bands in the Parks

The Allentown Band (America’s oldest civilian band, playing since 1828), opens their summer season at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 30, 2014 with a free outdoor concert at West Park, 15th and 16th Streets between Linden and Turner, in Allentown. Our … Continue reading

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Make Music Upper Perk News (t-shirts, musicians, schedules and more)!

Less than a month away from our 2nd Make Music Upper Perk, our free all day music festival held throughout the Upper Perkiomen Valley on June 21st, and yard signs are popping up all over to announce the event. In … Continue reading

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Jazz night at Java Good Day Cafe in East Greenville

Come out to hear some live jazz in East Greenville on Saturday, May 24, 2014. The Nick Roberti trio will be playing some “Swingin’ Tunes” from 8 p.m. – 10 p.m. at Java Good Day Cafe, 231 Main Street, East … Continue reading

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Mayfair in Allentown starts Friday, rain or shine

Mayfair Festival of the Arts 2014 showcases marvelous artists, a craft marketplace, and multiple live musical performances over Memorial Day Weekend, indoors and outdoors at the Allentown Fairgrounds (formerly at Cedar Beach Park). Complete schedules for the 3 stages for Friday through Monday … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Red Hill Band Concert moved to St. Mark’s

The Red Hill Band Concert, scheduled for Sunday afternoon, May 18, 2014, has been moved to St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 81 Main Street, Pennsburg. The concert will begin at 2 p.m., and is free and open to the public.

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UPHS Band and Orchestra Concert Postponed

Tonight’s scheduled Upper Perkiomen High School Band and Orchestra Concert has been postponed to Tuesday evening, May 20, 2014. The doors open at 6 p.m. and the music begins at 7 p.m. at the auditorium at the Upper Perk High … Continue reading

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