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Can you believe summer is almost over? After another beautiful summer in Allentown, don’t end it by staying inside all day. As the perfect fall weather begins to roll in, make sure you check out these awesome events happening right in our backyard. If you live at Woodmont Ridge in Upper Macungie, Pennsylvania, you are lucky enough to be in extremely close proximity to all of these happenings. So, enjoy!

 

1.    The Great Allentown Fair

The Great Allentown Fair is a local favorite, running from August 29 through September 4. Wrap up summer and Labor Day Weekend with rides, the most indulgent of fair food, and lots of laughs. Historically, the Great Allentown Fair has been dedicated to the achievements of farmers and gardeners in the state of Pennsylvania. Bring the whole family for a weekend of fun in the beautiful backdrop of Allentown. Get more information about the Great Allentown Fair here.

 

2. Lehigh Valley Light the Night

Have a fun time while benefiting a noble cause. On Sunday, September 24, the annual Lehigh Valley Light the Night walk will start at 4:30 p.m. This annual event is an all-night walk supporting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). Get together and form a team with family, coworkers, and/or friends to raise money for the cause, all of which directly benefits LLS to provide patient support, lifesaving treatments, and promising cancer research to all in need. Get more information about Lehigh Valley Light the Night here.

 

3. Allentown Arts Fest

Allentown Arts Fest is an annual arts festival right here in town. Known for showcasing local and visiting artists alike, this festival is for anyone who enjoys live music, dance, art, and comedy, or those who want to explore these art forms for the first time. Visitors can attend the Allentown Arts Fest for FREE on all three days of the festival, from Friday, September 29 through Sunday, October 1. Head over to Cedar Beach Park with friends and family of all ages to explore the local talent and do something new while enjoying the beautiful weather. Get more information about this event, schedule, and participating vendors here.

 

4. Emmaus Farmers’ Market Every Sunday

The Emmaus Farmers’ Market is a local favorite! It provides fresh and local food to Lehigh Valley residents every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., from May through November. In addition to fresh and responsibly sourced fruit, veggies, dairy, and meat that is 100-percent locally sourced, these farmers’ markets also regularly feature live music and entertainment for visitors of all ages to enjoy. Get more information about the Emmaus Farmers’ Market here, or stop by to see for yourself.

 

Luxury Apartments for Rent in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Does Allentown sound like the perfect place to spend the end of your summer, fall, and maybe even the rest of the year? If so, there is no better place to call home than Woodmont Ridge in Upper Macungie. Woodmont Ridge features incredible community amenities, luxurious and spacious floor plans, all in an ideal location in Lehigh Valley. Contact us today to schedule your visit.