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Sep
21
Thu
2017 Dodge NHRA Nationals
Sep 21 – Sep 24 all-day

Maple Grove Raceway has a long history of record performances, including the first side-by-side quarter-mile four-second and 300-mph Top Fuel passes, and the cool October climates continue to offer more of the same. The event is the middle race of three consecutive events to begin the Countdown to the Championship.

Starting April 1st all tickets will be made available to the public. Mopar has agreed to host the 2nd annual Mopar Mega Block Party during the Dodge NHRA Nationals. After seeing such a positive response from last year’s party, Mopar plans to take over FirstEnergy Stadium on Thursday, September 21st.

As always, fans will have the opportunity to interact with their favorite drivers, as Every Ticket’s a Pit Pass® at the most powerful and sensory-filled motorsports attraction on the planet! Get direct access to the teams, see firsthand as the highly-skilled mechanics service their hot rods between rounds, and get autographs from your favorite NHRA drivers.

For more information please visit http://www.maplegroveraceway.com.





Mopar Mega Block Party
Sep 21 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

During this year’s Dodge NHRA Nationals is the Mopar Mega block party. It will kick off at the first Energy Baseball stadium in Reading, PA. There will be monster truck exhibition and rides, fireworks, Mopar concept cars, NHRA drag racer autograph sessions and much more!

In conjunction with Maple Grove Raceway, FCA (Dodge), NHRA and Savage61 Chrysler dealership, Pennsylvania Modern Mopar car club has provided ALL 100+ 2005 and newer Mopar’s and 25 Classic cars for a car show on the grounds of the baseball stadium. This is a rain or shine event.

Come out and vote for your favorite vehicle, we’ll have everything from a new dart to a legendary superbird!!!





Sep
23
Sat
Lehigh Valley Fiber Festival
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – Sep 24 @ 6:00 pm

The Lehigh Valley Fiber Festival (LVFiberFest.com) is a true cooperative effort with the Wildlands Conservancy’s Pool Wildlife Sanctuary. 50 fiber-related vendors, food trucks, workshops and demonstrations are nestled within the 77 acres of land. A boardwalk along the Little Lehigh Creek, hiking trails and open meadows make this more than a shopping event. The Pool Wildlife Sanctuary will be providing nature and animal presentations, as well as children’s crafts throughout the day.





Lower Milford Township 15th Annual Fall Festival
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Lower Milford 15th Annual Fall Festival
At the Lower Milford Township Building
7607 Chestnut Hill Church Road
Coopersburg, PA 18036
Saturday, September 23rd
10 am to 5 pm. Rain or Shine
FOOD
CHILDREN’S ENTERTAINMENT
CRAFTERS, ARTISANS & VENDORS
LIVE MUSIC ALL DAY
FREE CARRAIGE RIDES
Free Parking, Free Admission
****SEEKING CRAFTERS, ARTISANS, VENDORS****
Download Registration Forms at:
www.lowermilford.org
or call 610-967-4949





Sep
24
Sun
Emmaus Heritage Festival
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

History really can be fun! The Emmaus Heritage Alliance announces the EMMAUS HERITAGE FESTIVAL!

When: Sunday, September 24, 2017
10:00am – 2:00pm

Where: Emmaus Historical Society
218 Main Street, Emmaus
This event is FREE to Attend!
Free on street parking and convenient off street local lots

The day includes craft-making and demonstrations, games, inside and outside displays, Licensed 2 Grill food truck, musical performances by singer/songwriter Jordan White, and guitarist/vocalist Joel Shimer Music. Storytimes sponsored by the Emmaus Public Library and Let’s Play Books.

The Alliance works together to “tell the story” of Emmaus. Members include the Emmaus Historical Society, Shelter House, The Knauss Homestead1803 House in Emmaus, PA, the Emmaus Public Library,Emmaus Moravian ChurchEmmaus Remembrance Garden and theEmmaus Main Street Partners. Mark your calendar and plan to join us!
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Social Medium
Sep 24 @ 7:30 pm – 10:15 pm

Social Medium is a free weekly open mic event held every Sunday at The Alternative Gallery in Allentown.

 

Social Medium provides a space where all forms of Stage Art can come together in a community setting and work on their skills.

 

If you are a Stand Up Comic, Improv Team, Musician, or an Actor looking for a place to practice a monologue this is the place for you!
Light refreshments are available.

 

Donations happily accepted.

 

https://www.facebook.com/SocialMediumStage/info





Sep
29
Fri
Allentown ArtsFest
Sep 29 – Oct 1 all-day

An admission free, three day festival that highlights the diverse art, music, food, and culture to be found in our local area, ArtsFest offers something for everyone to enjoy.

The highlights of ArtsFest include a full scale skate park, large graffiti murals created on site, break-dancing battles, screenings of independent films and shorts, comedy and improv sets, children’s art activities, live art and technology demos, great local food and craft beers, over 30 musical performances of all genres, and of course, the most unique and interesting artwork we can find from our local and regional art community.





Allentown Artsfest 2017
Sep 29 – Oct 1 all-day

An admission free, three day festival that highlights the diverse art, music, food, and culture to be found in our local area, ArtsFest offers something for everyone to enjoy.

The highlights of ArtsFest include a full scale skate park, large graffiti murals created on site, break-dancing battles, screenings of independent films and shorts, comedy and improv sets, children’s art activities, live art and technology demos, great local food and craft beers, over 30 musical performances of all genres, and of course, the most unique and interesting artwork we can find from our local and regional art community.

Interested in vending with us in 2017?

Artists and Food Vendor Info:
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054baaaa2aaaff2-allentown3

Non-Profit Vendor Info:
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054baaaa2aaaff2-allentown4





Sep
30
Sat
Scenes from the Steel Photo Shoot
Sep 30 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The National Museum of Industrial History is putting on another of our popular photo shoots featuring industrial artifacts, props, and actors to recreate iconic scenes from the Bethlehem Steel. This shoot is for every photographer who has always wished they could’ve photographed the plant in its heyday. The photo shoot will be led by a photography instructor and also includes free entry into NMIH’s fall industrial photography exhibition.





Oct
1
Sun
Bicycling’s Fall Classic Bike Ride
Oct 1 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • The seventh annual Bicycling Fall Classicbike ride offers 10, 25, 50, or 90-mile routes on tranquil farm roads, shady country lanes, moderate climbs, and thrilling descents in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley.  All routes end with a Roubaix-style victory lap around the iconic Valley Preferred Cycling Center (“T-Town”) velodrome. Riders will enjoy on-course nutritional, mechanical, and medical support; timing chips (with prizes for top climbers on the 50- and 90-mile distances), and a post-ride party with a healthy lunch, beer, massages, and more! Open to cyclists of all ages and levels!

 

  • New to this year, cyclists participating in the longer routes (50 and 90 miles) will have the opportunity to ride parts of the course on a dirt road (or stick to Eastern Pennsylvania’s smooth pavement).

 

  • Also: The Valley Preferred Cycling Center’s Fall VeloFestwill be held the day before (Saturday, September 30) from 8:30am-2pm. Cyclists can come pick up their Fall Classic packet, and then shop for new and used bikes, components, apparel, and accessories sold by bike shops and fellow riders. Admission to VeloFest is free for all Fall Classic riders who pick up their packet on Saturday.

 

 

  • Riders who register by September 1st will get the exclusive 2017 Bicycling Fall Classic T-shirt.

About BicyclingBicycling is the world’s leading cycling media brand and connects with millions of active, affluent professionals for whom cycling is the centerpiece of a vibrant, experiential lifestyle. Featuring a unique combination of travel, gear, fitness, style, and award-winning stories, Bicycling brings the sport to life for readers. Published 10 times a year, Bicycling offers several special issues, including a springtime Buyer’s Guide, the influential Editors’ Choice Awards, revealed each year at the Sea Otter Cycling Classic, and the eagerly anticipated biennial ranking of the country’s Top Bike Friendly Cities. Bicycling‘s Fall Classic, presented by Specialized, is a family-friendly riding event with more than 1,500 riders of all skill levels, where our fans ride alongside our editors on the same roads that inspire our magazine. Bicycling.com is the leading online destination for cyclists, where readers can access the latest cycling news, thousands of gear reviews, and use interactive tools to inform and inspire. Bicycling’s readers and fans interact with our brand and our editors on TwitterFacebook,Pinterest, and Instagram.