A Lehigh Valley Christmas in Concert-annual holiday concert featuring a sampling of the Valley's favorite musicians. To be held Dec.1, 2013, Miller Symphony Hall. For more information, contact Miriam, 610-751-4929.
Antonio Salemme Foundation – this art gallery at 542 Hamilton St. presents arts events throughout the year. Find more at http://www.antoniosalemme.org/foundation.php.
Art in the Park – this long-time favorite brought to you by the West Park Civic Association takes place in West Park, third Saturday in June (rain date fourth Saturday in June) and features fine artists as well as live music, dance and theater. 610-434-0657
Halloween Parade – presented by the city of Allentown, this is actually the oldest Halloween parade in America. The 2013 parade is Sunday, Oct. 20.
Lehigh Valley Christmas – annual holiday concert featuring a sampling of the Valley's favorite musicians. Always the Sunday after Thanksgiving at Symphony Hall.
Lights in the Parkway – presented by the City of Allentown. This includes horse-drawn carriage rides and a nighttime 5k walk/run. See http://www.lightsintheparkway.com.
Lively Lunches in the Park, Arts Park, N. 5th St., Live Music every Tuesday, 12:00p.m.-1:30p.m., June – August.
Movies in the Park – presented by the city of Allentown. This series features free movies in the city's parks. Details at http://www.allentownpa.gov/events.
Old Allentown House Tour – presented by the Old Allentown preservation Association, this year's Oct. 7 event is the 36th annual. Runs the same day as the West End October Fest at 19th and Liberty streets. http://www.oldallentown.org/housetour.html.
Party on the Deck – presented by the city of Allentown and partners, this takes place on the top of the old Hess's parking deck at Eighth and Linden streets. Takes place at the beginning and end of summer. http://www.allentownpa.gov/rooftop.
Pip the Mouse – originally part of Hess's department store, Pip now has a home in the Liberty Bell Shrine Museum and performs a holiday show. http://www.libertybellmuseum.org.
Downtown Allentown Growers Market – presented by the city of Allentown and Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce. Local produce is offered Wednesdays from 11:30 to 1:30 from June to October in the Arts Park. See http://www.plazagrowersmarket.com.
Pride in the Park – presented by Pride of the Greater Lehigh Valley, this is an annual event that takes place in August in Cedar Beach Park. http://prideglv.org.
Restaurant Month – Usually twice a year, you'll find special deals at Allentown restaurants. Check in at http://www.allentownpa.gov/events.
SportsFest – presented by SportsFest. An action-packed weekend of sporting events and games. See http://www.sportsfest.org.
Summer in the City – More details about this lunchtime music series presented by the City of Allentown and Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce can be found on the events calendar at http://www.allentownpa.gov/events.
Tree Lighting Ceremony – presented by the city of Allentown and Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce. Choruses and live theater performances add to the holiday ambiance.