The festival spans nine days every June and celebrates the history of the city through the arts and various presentations. A number of music performers offer concerts, arts, crafts and food artisans display their wares and the community offers tours of the battlegrounds in addition to films explaining various moments of the city's history.

  • Historic Area 532 Main St. Bethlehem, PA 18018 in BETHLEHEM, PA

The festival remains the largest of its kind in the country. Hundreds of thousands join together in celebration of the culture and heritage of the Irish, Scottish and Welsh. Participants compete in historic games while others offer music, dance, food and crafts. Besides game competitions, fun events include kilt crawling and haggis eating contests.

  • Monroeville Convention Center 209 Mall Boulevard Monroeville, PA 15146 in MONROEVILLE, PA

Held during a weekend at the end of November, the event represents a massive Christmas arts and crafts festival. Almost 300 artisans display their crafts that provide visitors with the opportunity of acquiring decorations or holiday gifts. The venue also offers live entertainment, seasonal foods and a visit by Santa and his elves.

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