Southside Arts & Music Festival

Dynamic visual arts programming, comedy and dance performances, unique educational experiences and concerts by artists such as Rusted Root, Everyone Orchestra, Steve Forbert and Coco Montoya will fill south Bethlehem as the SouthSide Arts & Music Festival undergoes a major expansion for 2017. Set for April 28-29, the event includes a diverse array of free visual arts programming throughout the SouthSide on Saturday, as well great, live music at five venues on Friday and Saturday nights.
April 28
Musikfest Café presented by Yuengling
6 p.m. Sarah Borges and the Broken Singles – Rock & Roll
8 p.m. Everyone Orchestra – Improv/Jam
10:15 p.m. TBA
National Museum of Industrial History
6:30 p.m. Prateek Kuhad – Folk Pop
8 p.m. The Ballroom Thieves – Folk Rock
9:30 Caleb Hawley – Soul
Touchstone Theatre
6 p.m. Students of the Lesson Center – Various
7 p.m. Jeremiah Tall – Folk Rock
9 p.m. TBA
Holy Infancy
6 p.m. Pablo Batista – Latin
8 p.m. Hector Rosado – Latin/Salsa
Godfrey Daniels
6 p.m. Caleb Hawley – Soul
7:30 p.m. Motherfolk – Indie Rock
9 p.m. Alexis P. Suter Band – Blues
April 29
Musikfest Café presented by Yuengling
5 p.m. Lesson Center – Various
6 p.m. Ceramic Animal – Indie Rock
8 p.m. Coco Montoya – Blues
10 p.m. Rusted Root – Rock
National Museum of Industrial History
5:30 p.m. Blair Crimmins and the Hookers – Ragtime Jazz
7 p.m. Hannah Gill and the Hours – Pop/Rock
9 p.m. Sun Parade – Pop/Rock
Touchstone Theatre
5 p.m. TBA
6 p.m. Sing, Bird of Prey – Rock & Roll
7:30 p.m. Gracie and Rachel – Indie
9:30 The Associated Mess – Improv
Holy Infancy Catholic School Auditorium
5:30 p.m. Anthony Gomes – Blues Rock
8 p.m. The Mighty Manatees – Party/Covers
Godfrey Daniels
5 p.m. April Mae and the Junebugs – Swing/Rockabilly
7 p.m. Steve Forbert – Pop
9 p.m. Blair Crimmins and the Hookers – Ragtime Jazz

Festival passes, which provide access to all five music locations, are $30 per day or $50 for both days; they’ll go on sale Feb. 14, 10 a.m., at www.bananafactory.org and 610-332-3378. ArtsQuest Members can take advantage of special pricing with $28 for a day pass and $45 for a two-day pass.

Event Types: Art Galleries & Exhibitions, Comedy, Fairs & Festivals, Music
Event Location:Various Locations, Southside, Bethlehem directions »
Event Times:
  • Apr 28, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
  • Apr 29, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

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