Things to do in the Lehigh Valley region this weekend and beyond (May 7-14)

WHAT’S HAPPENING? Here is a small selection of events in the area – some in person, others online – that you might want to check out in the days ahead.

The Rise and Fall of Bethlehem Steel walks through the former steel mill take place Friday through Sunday in May.Historicalbethlehem.org

Art museums

May 15

BETHLEHEM “Taste of Art”, free family workshop that combines cuisine and recipes from the SouthSide Bethlehem Community with art from the LUAG’s permanent collection; Ingredient kits pre-available at 10 a.m., Lehigh University Art Galleries, 420 E. Packer Ave. luag.lehigh.edu/event/current/luag-family-workshop-taste-art, 610-758-6880. Registration required.

Trade fairs / festivals

8TH OF MAY

WASHINGTON BOROUGH, NJ Rock’n’Roll and Steam Punk Fair, live music by Frenchy and the punk, This Way to the Egress and This Complete Breakfast, suppliers of music and steampunk items, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pocket Park, 44 E. Washington Ave. washingtonbid.org, 908-689-4800.

music

7 MAY

JIM THORPE A proud monkey, 6:30 p.m., Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road. $ 35 table for up to four guests. pennspeak.com, 610-826-9000.

SELLERSVILLE Dan May, 8 p.m., Sellersville Theater 1894, Main and Temple Streets. $ 25- $ 35. St94.com, 215-257-5808.

8TH OF MAY

JIM THORPE Beginnings, Chicago Tribute, 6:30 p.m., Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road. $ 55 table for up to four guests. pennspeak.com, 610-826-9000.

SELLERSVILLE Joe Louis Walker, 8 p.m., Sellersville Theater 1894, Main and Temple Streets. $ 25- $ 39.50. st94.com, 215-257-5808.

ASBURY, NJ Poorwill Lane Duo, 32nd Raritan River Music Festival “Between Worlds” concert with violinist Hyeyung Sol Yoon and cellist Gregory Beaver with new music by Carlos Simon and works by Matthew Fuerst and Anjna Swaminathan, 4:00 pm, World Apostolat of Fatima, Shrine of the Blue Army, 674 Mountain View Road East. $ 20. raritanrivermusic.org, 908-213-1100.

Other

7 MAY

BETHLEHEM “The rise and fall of Bethlehem Steel”, one-hour tour of the former steelworks, Friday to Sunday in May, 1:00 pm. Bethelehem SteelStacks, ArtsQuest, 101 Founders Way. $ 12- $ 27. Historicalbethlehem.org/visit/historic-bethlehem-tours/#RiseAndFall, 800-360-8687.

8TH OF MAY

BETHLEHEM Colonial Industrial District Tour, 1 p.m. Saturday to Sunday in May. Historic Bethlehem Visitor Center, 505 Main St. $ 10- $ 15. Historicalbethlehem.org/visit/historic-bethlehem-tours/#CIQ, 800-360-8687.

May 15

COOPERSBURG Garden Party, Lehigh County Humane Society fundraiser with live music, silent auction of plants, trees, and garden related items and services, 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Bell Gate Farm, 7081 Bell Gate Road $ 75. lehighcountyhumanesociety.org/events, 610-797-1205, [email protected]

You can find more events at lehighvalleylive.com/events

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