Nominations Now Being Accepted for 2017 Linny Awards

Winners to be Honored During Awards Ceremony Nov. 9 at SteelStacks 2016 Pinnacle of the Arts Award recipient Ann Roth being presented the award by ArtsQuest Foundation Executive Director Jeff Parks. Photo by Diane Richter Know an artist or musician whose work has earned local or even national acclaim? Are you proud of [...]

Are The Kids Tired of Winter?

Jump into Spring with HBMS Kid’s Club Crafts Spring Line Up Join Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites (HBMS) on the last Sunday of the month for our year-long Kid’s Club programs at the Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts from 1 to 3 pm! Once again partnering with ArtsQuest, HBMS will present fun, interactive crafts that [...]

EASTER BUNNY PHOTO EXPERIENCE IS COMING SOON TO LEHIGH VALLEY MALL

Families can also visit the Caring Bunny - a unique event in a subdued environment tailored to special needs children The Bunny Photo Experience begins Friday, March 17 and runs through Saturday, April 15 on the lower level Elevator Court. Kids will have the chance to visit with the Bunny and purchase a treasured snapshot [...]

Gardens of the World to Highlight the 2017 Lehigh Valley Flower Show

The annual Lehigh Valley Flower Show, scheduled for March 10-11-12 at the Allentown Fairgrounds, is now in its fifth decade of dazzling gardeners, flower lovers and home owners from the Lehigh Valley and beyond.  This year’s Flower Show,  sponsored by Belgard and ABE Fence and ABE Landscape Supply has been the talk of the Lehigh [...]

SouthSide Arts Festival Expands for 3rd Year

Features Array of Art, Comedy, Dance and Music Programming April 28-29 Dynamic visual arts programming, comedy and dance performances, unique educational experiences and concerts by artists such as Rusted Root, Everyone Orchestra, Steve Forbert and Coco Montoya will fill south Bethlehem as the SouthSide Arts & Music Festival undergoes a major expansion for 2017. Set [...]

Students Invited to ‘Dream Big’ During Free Screenings of New Engineering Film at SteelStacks Feb. 21-24

The Lehigh Valley Section of American Society of Civil Engineers & ArtsQuest partner to strengthen STEM-based education during national ‘Engineers Week’ From the Great Wall of China to the towering skyscrapers in Dubai, human ingenuity has been behind engineering marvels big and small for centuries. Now, area middle and high schools are invited to discover [...]

ArtsQuest Invites Food Vendors to Apply for Musikfest 2017

Photo by Lisa Boehm As the nation’s largest free music festival gets ready to return for its 34th year, Musikfest is seeking mouth-watering and show-stopping eats and treats from the region’s food vendors to pair with its 10 days of musical entertainment. Musikfest 2017 is scheduled for Aug. 4-13 and vendors interested in [...]

Greater Lehigh Valley Filmmaker Festival Returns

Local filmmakers invited to submit work for chance at $500 cash prize during April 8 event After taking a year off, the Greater Lehigh Valley Filmmaker Festival returns April 8, 2017 to the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks with an all-new format featuring a celebration for both filmmakers and film buffs. The evening will include screenings [...]

PEEPSFEST® Announces Winners of Scholastic Diorama Competition

Peeps in Space by Owen Boger Area students had a sweet start to the New Year when their dioramas were chosen as winners in the 2016 PEEPS® Scholastic Diorama Competition during PEEPSFEST®, the free family festival presented by Just Born Quality Confections and ArtsQuest Dec. 30-31. More than 60 dioramas incorporating PEEPS® candy [...]

Ring in the New Year with the 8th Annual PEEPSFEST® and PEEPS® Chick Drop

Brand-new PEEPS® Chick, New PEEPS® Games & More Highlight Event Dec. 30-31 The PEEPS® Chick rings in the new year at the 7th annual PEEPSFEST® Dec. 31, 2015 in Bethlehem, PA.  Jeff Fusco/AP Images for Just Born Quality Confections Family fun is the name of the game at PEEPSFEST®, the annual two-day New [...]