School's out and it's time to kick off summer with some fun! Mark your calendars for these events taking place in Lehigh Valley throughout the month of June. From weekly strawberries are in season), IronPigs baseball games, free summer concerts & movie nights, you'll find plenty to do throughout the month.(did you know
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Picnic in the Park - The ArtsWalk Pocket Park
65 North Church Street, Ste. 60, Allentown, PA
Enjoy lunch and dinner specials from participating restaurants every Wednesday from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Picnic in the Park, while enjoying live music and yard games in the ArtsWalk Pocket Park.
Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival
May 31 - August 6, 2023
2755 Station Ave., Center Valley, PA
Hosted on the campus of DeSales University at the Labuda Center for the Performing Arts, the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival brings top-notch theatre to Lehigh Valley. But don't let the name of the festival confuse you - there's much more to be seen than just Shakespearean works!
Grand Fondo Spring Classic
June 3, 2023
1151 Mosser Rd., Breinigsville, PA
The Gran Fondo Hincapie Lehigh Valley will start and finish at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center in Trexlertown and will welcome anywhere from 800-2200 people. Riders can choose from three course tracks, ranging from 15 miles to 80 miles in Lehigh Valley. At the conclusion of the race, the Hincapie crew will host their signature Gran Fondo Hincapie Family Festival inside the Velodrome for all attendees and family members/guests to attend.
1876 World's Fair Weekend
June 10 - 11, 2023
602 E. Second St., Bethlehem, PA
Travel back in time at the National Museum of Industrial History and celebrate the engineering, industry, and culture of Philadelphia’s 1876 Centennial International Exhibition - the first World's Fair on U.S. Soil. Enjoy machinery demonstrations, pop-up exhibits, Victorian games, family activities, tethered balloon rides (Sunday Only), music and food!
SouthSide Film Festival
June 13 - 17, 2023
various locations across SouthSide Bethlehem
Various venues throughout the SouthSide of Bethlehem host film screenings, talkbacks, and more during this annual SouthSide Film Festival. This year, more than 70 films will be screened ranging from documentaries to animated shorts and everything in between.
Juneteenth Lehigh Valley
June 11 - 19, 2023
101 Founders Way, Bethlehem, PA
Juneteenth is a holiday celebrated on June 19th, commemorating the end of slavery in the United States. It marks the day in 1865 when Union soldiers arrived in Galveston, Texas with news that the Civil War had ended and all slaves were free. Join Juneteenth Lehigh Valley for a weeklong celebration this year across Bethlehem, Easton, and Allentown. Programming will include flag raisings, food experiences, a parade, music, art and more.
Nazareth Food Truck Festival
June 17, 2023
Belvidere St. from Main St. to Broad St., Nazareth, PA
Enjoy an afternoon "dining out" at the fun food festival in the heart of Historic Nazareth from 3 - 7 p.m. for a day filled with food, fun, and entertainment for the whole family at the Nazareth Food Truck Festival.
Annual Schnecksville Community Fair
June 20 - 24, 2023
4550 Old Packhouse Rd., Schnecksville, PA
This is a must for families! The Schnecksville Fair features all sorts of small-town fun including carnival rides, competitive exhibits, baking contests, concerts, and more. Be sure to pack along your appetites for plenty of good eats along the way!
Blues, Brews, and Barbecue
June 24, 2023
Head to Hamilton Street in downtown Allentown and celebrate Blues, Brews, and Barbecue all the way from 8th street to the ArtsWalk! Every year, over 20,000 visitors gather in the Queen City for the annual Blues, Brews & Barbecue festival. Hear incredible Blues musicians while sampling finger-lickin' BBQ from all around the country. Cool off with craft and domestic brews right in the heart of the city.
¡Sabor! Latin Festival
June 23 - 25, 2023
101 Founders Way, Bethlehem, PA
The ¡Sabor! Latin Festival, a two-day festival held on the campus of , celebrates the culture and cuisine of the region’s vast Latino population. With arts and crafts for the kids, an array of free music and Latin dance displays, it’s sizzling summer fun. Grab enticing eats from the food vendors and join the fiesta!
Looking for even more fun? Check out Discover Lehigh Valley's full calendar of events.