The final 2023 Levitt Pavilion Free Concert Series, Patriot Day Remembrance, Concerts, Movies and more!
Bethlehem, PA, September 6, 2023 – This coming weekend here at the ArtsQuest campus, there is an abundance of events taking place, including the final three concerts of the summer at Levitt Pavilion at SteelStacks presented by Lehigh Valley Health Network, Patriot Day presented by Embassy Bank, movies, comedy and more!
The final three concerts of the summer are happening this weekend at Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks presented by Lehigh Valley Health Network. On Thursday, Sept. 7, Southern Avenue will hit the stage, on Friday, Sept. 8 Metalachi will perform and wrapping up the summer will be local favorites, The Aardvarks, on Sept. 9.
Along with the Levitt concerts, Patriot Day presented by Embassy Bank will take place on Sept. 9. This event celebrates our nation’s first responders, law enforcement agencies, firefighters, military and emergency medical personnel. In addition, ArtsQuest is proud to announce the recipient of the 2023 ArtsQuest First Responder Valor Award – Jeff Fritz, Director of Bethlehem EMS. Fritz has served residents of the City of Bethlehem since 1995 as a paramedic. Fritz serves as adjunct faculty at Northampton Community College, instructing new generations of EMS providers through the Emergency Medical Technician program. His passion for teaching extends into the community, where he frequently holds community hands-only CPR and first aid programs. The award will be presented at 7:15 p.m., prior to The Aardvark’s performance. In addition to the award ceremony, the 2023 ‘Our Hometown Heroes’ – First Responder banner will be on display on the fence perimeter, bordering Founders Way and 1st St.
On Sunday, Sept. 10, the Lehigh Valley Wicked Plant Festival™️ hosted by The Wicked Botanist will take place on the ArtsQuest campus. From 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., you can come out and browse a variety of unique plants, plant accessories and more.
Don’t forget about our comedy improv – Synced Up and movies – including My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3 and Cruising, showing throughout the weekend. Check out the SteelStacks website to see more information on films and comedy shows!
Be sure to check out our campus this weekend. There’s something for everyone!
ArtsQuest’s mission is to provide access to exceptional artistic, cultural and educational experiences using arts and culture as key elements of economic development for our urban communities. ArtsQuest™ supports this mission via the presentation of performing and visual arts, film, arts education classes and outreach, youth programming and cultural events. Through festivals such as its flagship event, Musikfest; the Banana Factory Arts Center; and the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks arts and cultural campus, ArtsQuest’s programming reaches more than 1.9 million people annually. The organization’s programs and events, of which over 50% of which are free to attend, have a combined economic impact of more than $136 million annually in the region.
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