Category Archives: festivals

Bethlehem Celtic Classic (& last chance to see Burning Bridget Cleary!) – Sept. 22-24, 2017

The Celtic Classic Highland Games and Festival  in Bethlehem, PA, begins this Friday, and runs through Sunday; September 22-24, 2017. This is the 30th year for the outdoors festival, which is free, and open to the public, and features craft tents; … Continue reading

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Community Day, local artists’ exhibits, Celtic Classic, and Kindness Rocks

The annual September event closing down Main Street from the crossroads of Route 663 and Route 29 (the Square in Pennsburg, PA) to 4th Street (the Post Office in East Greenville) known as Pennsburg Community Day and East Greenville Community … Continue reading

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Where are you spending Labor Day Weekend?

So many choices, so little time (so what else is new?)! I confess, I’ll be spending most of this weekend in front of the computer, either at work, or at home updating these pages with the upcoming theater events (e.g. … Continue reading

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Also in August…peaches, ice cream, Patrick McGovern, and the Red Hill Band.

The Red Hill Band will once again be playing at Pennsburg UCC (775 Main Street, Pennsburg, PA) as part of their Annual Peach and Ice Cream Festival on Saturday, August 19, 2017.  Enjoy a late lunch or dinner (Manhattan clam chowder, … Continue reading

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Summer’s Not Over Yet!

Despite the recent appearance of Halloween candy in the stores, it is still August and still summer. Which means this is still a great time to attend a few outdoor concerts and a show. The 2017 Musikfest in Bethlehem starts … Continue reading

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Photos from MMUP 2017!

Thanks to our two outstanding roving photographers,  Kristi Morris of Littlewing Studio and Art Olsen, as well as the photographer from our local newspaper, The Town and Country, there are more photographs than we can possibly post on this blog … Continue reading

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“Let there be trumpets, and pomp, and parades”

The Fourth of July isn’t until Tuesday, but that isn’t stopping anyone from beginning the celebration this weekend. Trumpets will take to the field (along with drums and a few other instruments) tonight,, Friday, June 30, 2017, at J. Birney … Continue reading

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