Jumpstart your summer fun with these great happenings throughout the month of May in Lehigh Valley, PA. From weekly farmers markets, IronPigs baseball games, marathons and races, and more, you'll find plenty to do throughout the month.
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Tunes at Twilight
Thursday evenings through July 16
along Main & Broad Streets, Bethlehem, PA
Enjoy free performances by local musicians every Thursday throughout the summer at Tunes at Twilight. This event welcomes all ages (and pups, too!). We recommend bringing along a lawn chair to make yourself comfortable as you enjoy the music in the fresh air.
May 7, 2022
1151 Mosser Rd., Breinigsville, PA
Spring VeloFest is calling all cycling fans! You won't want to miss this biannual event at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center. Browse wares from hundreds of vendors offering bicycles, parts, gear, and more. Many vendors will be offering special deals for this event only.
Dorney Park Opens
May 13, 2022
4000 Dorney Park Rd., Allentown, PA
Get ready for a summer filled with fun with Opening Day at Dorney Park! Dorney Park is home to roller coasters that are sure to please thrill-seekers, but also plenty of fun at Planet Snoopy for the little ones! Save the date for the Opening of Wildwater Kingdom on May 28.
Bethlehem Bach Festival
May 13-14 & 20-21, 2022
Across Bethlehem, PA
Celebrate the Annual Bethlehem Bach Festival, presented by the prestigious Bach Choir of Bethlehem. Over the course of the two weekends, visitors can enjoy performances, lectures, dinners, and more. Don't miss this chance to witness impressive performances by a world-renowned choir.
Lehigh Valley Beer Week
May 14-21, 2022
Around Lehigh Valley
Calling all beer enthusiasts for Lehigh Valley Beer Week to enjoy special events including beer dinners, tap takeovers, meet the brewer nights, and more.
Rock the Walk
Thursdays beginning May 19
65 North Church St., Allentown, PA
Come to the ArtsWalk Pocket Park every Thursday from 4-9 p.m. for Rock the Walk to listen to live music from your favorite Lehigh Valley bands, explore pop-up vendors, and watch opening performances from local community groups.
Lehigh Valley Food Truck Festival
May 21, 2022
1050 IronPigs Way,Allentown, PA
Grab your friends for a daylong feature of dozens of various food trucks, craft beer selections, mixed drinks, live music, and other fun activities around Coca-Cola Park during Lehigh Valley Food Truck Festival.
Levitt Pavilion Summer Concert Series
Kicks off May 26, 2022
101 Founders Way, Bethlehem, PA
Grab your lawn chair and make your way to SteelStacks™ for the Levitt Pavilion Concert Series, 50+ free concerts throughout the summer months. This season's artists include Atlanta Rhythm Section, Low Cut Connie, Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds, Choir! Choir! Choir! and GRAMMY winners Blind Boys of Alabama & Paul Thorn.
Mayfair Festival of the Arts
May 27-29, 2022
100 College Dr.,Allentown, PA
Mayfair Festival of the Arts returns again to Cedar Crest College featuring food and craft vendors, artists, music, and live performances. Admission and on-campus parking will be free.
Easton Twilight Criterium
May 28, 2022
Downtown Easton, PA
Downtown Easton hosts its second annual Twilight Criterium, a closed circuit cycling race, typically a half a mile to 1.5 miles long. Expect exciting fast-paced racing by skilled riders on a tight course. Register now to race! Non-riders can dine along the route, spend the day spectating along the river, and catch a dazzling fireworks display after the race!