| Jul 19, 2014
| 6:13 PM
There were blueberries aplenty at Historic Bethlehem's Blueberry Festival on Saturday, but there were also hammocks, and these whispered fetchingly of summer leisure.
Blue hammocks, red hammocks, white hammocks, rainbow hammocks. Of the vendors at the...
| Jul 3, 2014
Allentown: 9:10 p.m. July 4, J. Birney Crum Stadium, 21st and Linden streets, held in conjunction with the street festival beginning at 4 p.m.
Bethlehem: 9 p.m. July 4, Sand Island; music by the Bethlehem Municipal Band, 7:30 p.m. Payrow...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 6:24 PM
Kutztown native and longtime quilter Craig Koller introduced bidders and spectators to a colorful palette of handcrafted quilts at a Saturday afternoon auction held on the second-to-last day of the Kutztown Folk Festival.
Each year, thousands of quilters...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:17 PM
FOURTH FESTIVITIES: ALLENTOWN AND BETHLEHEM
1 Allentown's free Fourth of July street festival, featuring food, live music, face painting, sky divers, kids rides, beer garden and more will be held 4-10 p.m. Friday on Linden Street (Parkway Boulevard)...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 6:06 PM
What a day to meet a dowser. The clouds were high and bulky, the sun was hot and the Kutztown Folk Festival loudspeakers were pumping out the classics:
"In heaven there is no beer, that's why we drink it here…"
"I don't want her, you can...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:20 PM
A "flea" named Mary Ellen got loose during the first performance Saturday of Marty's Miraculous Flea Circus at the Kutztown Folk Festival and ringmaster Marty Cook took off into the crowd after her with a giant tweezers.
"Ladies and gentlemen, don't be...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 8:36 PM
KUTZTOWN FOLK FESTIVAL
1 Immerse yourself in Pennsylvania Dutch culture during the 65th annual Kutztown Folk Festival, Saturday through July 6 at the Kutztown Fairgrounds.
The event has more than 200 craftsmen, historical re-enactments, music and dance,...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:48 PM
The Kutztown Folk Festival celebrates a time when an old fella could tell a tall Pennsylvania Dutch tale without some whippersnapper checking its veracity on Google.
It also pays homage to those who join with friends and family to make intricate works...
| Jun 30, 2011
There are outdoor summer festivals and then there's the Kutztown Folk Festival.
The annual event, held each year in the Pennsylvania town that bears its name, is larger than life in every which way. It attracts around 150,000 visitors each year. It's...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 7:32 PM
People usually pack a few dollars when heading to the Kutztown Folk Festival so they can fill up on funnel cakes, barbecue and birch beer. But those who bring their checkbooks aren't there to sample the Pennsylvania Dutch delicacies.
They come for the...
| May 24, 2012
| 10:22 AM
For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, shop, go sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385.
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5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•Acting Up! Most Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. A theater club...