Fairs and Festivals
Wernersville Fair - May 6-7, 2016
On the Fire Company Fairgrounds
Wernersville, PA 19565Website
Reading Hospital Garden Party - June 7 - 8, 2016
Children of all ages will enjoy great food, activities and games, plants and flowers, live entertainment, and so much more!
6th Avenue Clock Tower
West Reading, PA 19611Website
Mid-Atlantic Air Museum's 26th Annual World War II Weekend - June 3-4-5, 2016
The Mid-Atlantic Air Museum has hosted the “World War II Weekend Air Show” annually since 1990. The World War II Weekend is generally scheduled to coincide with 6 June, with an attendance approaching 100,000 people. According to the editors of Military Vehicle Magazine the air show is “The largest and the best WWII reenactment in the nation — bar none”.
11 Museum Drive, Reading Regional Airport - Spaatz Field
Reading, PA 19605Website
The Apple Dumpling Festival and Pageant - June 13 - June 18th, 2016
For over 60 years, the Apple Dumpling Festival has become a tradition in the Berks County area and is considered to be a true piece of Americana reminiscent of the old time county fairs where friends, families, and neighbors meet and have fun. The Festival features a midway with state of the art Amusement Rides, Games, Delicious Food, Music, Entertainment, Craft and local business vendors, and of course Thousands of Home Made Apple Dumplings! The Pageant is held nightly featuring girls competing for Little Miss Apple Dumpling, Junior Miss Apple Dumpling, Teen Miss Apple Dumpling, and Miss Apple Dumpling.
Willow Glen Park, 94 Park Ave.
Sinking Spring, 19608Website
67th Annual Kutztown Folk Festival - July 2 - July 10, 2016
Nothing tops the good old-fashion summer fun to be found at the Kutztown Folk Festival! Now in its 64th year, the Kutztown Folk Festival is the oldest folklife festival in America. Celebrating the Pennsylvania Dutch Culture, this unique festival continues to attract upwards of 150,000 visitors per year. Named as One of America's Top Celebrations by USA Today, it was named as a "Must See" Festival by the Washington Post, and was twice featured in National Geographic.
225 North Whiteoak Street
Kutztown, PA 19530Website
Greater Mifflin Community Days - July 4th - July 9th, 2016
Each year the GGML organizes a week-long community fair known as “Greater Mifflin Community Days” which enables local organizations to raise funds and also bring the community closer together. The fair is held on the campus of the Governor Mifflin Middle and Senior High Schools. There are generally more than 45 food and game stands as well as amusement rides. Nightly entertainment is provided free of charge. The week-long event is climaxed on the Saturday following the 4th of July with a fabulous fireworks display.
101 S Waverly Street
Shillington, PA 19607Website
Schuylkill County Fair - August 6, 2016
2270 Fair Road
Summit Station, PA 17979Website
162nd Reading Fair - Aug. 7 - 13, 2016
The Reading Fair is celebrating its 162nd consecutive year as non-profit yearly attraction that takes place the first full week of August every year. It highlights the farming & agricultural community in Berks County and provides a week long atmosphere for the entire family to enjoy farm and agricultural events, fair rides and musical entertainment, track events and good Pennsylvania Dutch cooking, plus a salute to our Military on opening day. The Reading Fair is the second oldest fair in the state of Pennsylvania
1216 Hilltop Rd
Leesport, PA 19533Website
13th Annual Taste of Hamburger Festival - Sept. 3rd, 2016
The smell of hamburgers grilling greets you as you step onto the streets. Your mouth begins to water. Your feet begin to move faster, they are about to break into a run. If you weren't hungry before, you are now. You have just entered the hamburger zone. An entire town dedicated to grilling up the best burger you have ever had. Get ready, because you are about to experience the most innovative, and of course tasty, interpretations of the classic hamburger. Now that your feet have slowed down and your stomach is no longer screaming for a burger, the Hamburger Festival has much more to offer aside from the hamburger, enjoy the music (4 stages, non-stop), food , and other activities. Be sure to check out the contests, and perhaps plan your conquest of a contest and earn your place in Hamburger lore! As always a big thank you goes out to our sponsors, without their support this wonderful festival could not have been possible. Thank you! Enjoy the festival and bring a napkin or
Hamburg, PA 19526Website
Bowers Chile Pepper Food Festival - Sept. 9th - Sept. 10th, 2016
The Largest Chile Pepper festival of it's kind anywhere. A must attend avent for Chile pepper lovers.
233 Bowers Rd
Bowers, PA 19511Website
31rst Annual Mushroom Festival - Sept. 10 and 11, 2016
If you are a fan of all things mushroom or just want to enjoy a fun(gi) time in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania mark your calendar now and make plans to join us in the Mushroom Capital of the World!
110 South Union Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348Website
Oley Valley Community Fair - Sept. 15 - Sept. 17, 2016
The Oley Valley Community Fair promotes good friendly competition among the many friends and neighbors of the surrounding Oley area. Each year you can see a wide variety of local products from the farm and home that are entered in many different categories.
26 Jefferson Street
Oley, PA 19547Website
Lyons Fiddle Festival - Sept. 18, 2016
Continuous Entertainment. Jamming & Craft Areas. Pig Roast. Home Cooking. Featuring famous iron kettle soups. Bluegrass Gospel Service. FiddleMania.
15 Park Avenue
Lyons Station, PA 19536Website