FAIRS & FESTIVALS - AUGUST
DAS AWKSCHT FESCHT
Date: 08/04/2017 to 08/06/2017
Website: Das Awkscht Fescht
Address: Macungie Memorial Park, Macungie, PA 18062
Cost: $8 Adult, $3 age 15 and under
For 3 days each summer at Das Awkscht Fescht, you can find an auto show and flea market, plus entertainment, arts and crafts, finally ending the festival with a fireworks display! Included in your admission is an antique auto show, a special interest auto show, a kids show, arts and craft vendor area, picnics in the park, bingo and a bandshell featuring many performances throughout the Fescht.
CARBON COUNTY FAIR
Date: 08/07/2017 to 08/012/2017
Website: Carbon County Fair
Address: , PA 18062
Cost: $5 everyday for everyone 6 yrs & older
Hours: Mon-Fri 3-11pm; Sat: Noon-11pm
There is entertainment, amusements, food, garden tractor pulls, demolition derby, etc.
Website: VW Fest
Address: Young VW 191 Commerce Park Drive Easton PA
VWFest event – all VW’s air cooled and water cooled. A gathering for a cause.
THE KUTZTOWN FAIR
Date: 08/14/2017 - 08/19/2017
Website: Kutztown Fair
Address: Kutztown Fairgrounds 450 Wentz St, Kutztown, PA 19530
Parking: Cost, On-Site
Cost: 5.00 – 10.00; Kids under 2 free
A fair with nightly food specials in addition to concessions, plus fun activities for the kids, great entertainment at the midway, and of course plenty of agriculture related exhibits.
ROASTING EARS of CORN FESTIVAL
Date: 08/19/2017 - 08/20/2017
Website: Roasting Ears of Corn Festival
Address: 2825 Fish Hatchery Road Allentown, PA 18103
Around the 3rd weekend in August, this family-friendly fun includes two award-winning powwow drums and traditional American Indian music, storytelling, and dancers from tribes throughout North America. Vendors offer handmade Native American crafts and artwork, and demonstrations include flintknapping, primitive cooking, artifact displays, atlatl and tomahawk throwing, flute making, sweetgrass basketry, porcupine quillwork, and more. A full concession stand offers traditional foods like buffalo and frybread, and volunteers man a large children’s craft area. The festival is a local favorite and its fame spreads farther each year!
WHEELS of TIME SRA
Date: 08/25/2017 - 08/27/2017
Website: Wheels of Time SRA
Address: Macungie Memorial Park, 50 N Poplar St, Macungie, PA 18062
The WOTSRA was started in 1977 in the Lehigh Valley Area of Pennsylavania by a small group of street rodders that had been "Hot Rodders" back in the years when that term was used. They started small, meeting in garages of members and gaining members as time went on. The membership is over 100 man and women, all with the same ideals and interests. Come check out all the wonderful street rods as wellas crafts for kids, bingo, food , etc.
Rodding wherever we go.
BLUE MOUNTAIN RESORT'S BEER FEST
Date: 08/26/2017 - 08/27/2017
Website: Blue Mountain Resort’s Beerfest
Address: 1660 Blue Mountain Drive, Palmerton, PA 18071
Cost: $35 / Person
More Information: Must be 21 or over!
This event features unlimited sampling of craft brews, bourbon tastings, and delicious BBQ favorites! Plus, enjoy live music , support our talented crafters & artisan vendors, and take-in our breathtaking view of the Pocono Mountains while you eat, drink and be merry!
Date: 08/29/2017 - 09/04/2017
Website: The Great Allentown Fair
Address: The Allentown Fairgrounds 302 N 17th St,Allentown,PA
Parking: Cost, On-Site
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 attract attendees of all ages and tastes. The activities that occur on The Allentown Fairgrounds year-round support the mission and perpetuation of the Fair. The trade shows, restaurants and the famous Fairgrounds Farmers Market combine to make the 46-acre fairgrounds located in the city’s beautiful west-end a hub for enjoyment, commerce and tourism.