Blues, Brews & Barbecue

Downtown Allentown Events

Join us on Saturday, June 11, 2016 from 12 noon to 10 p.m. as we host our 9th Annual Blues, Brews & Barbecue festival in downtown Allentown. The extended musical lineup showcases Mississippi bluesman and Alligator Records recording artist, Jarekus Singleton; Intrepid Artist, Hadden SayersClarence Spady, and American Showplace Music Artist, Todd Wolfe Band, plus many other regional favorites. Spanning FOUR stages this year, the festival will stretch from 9th & Hamilton Streets down toward 6th Street incorporating the PPL Plaza Stage, Allentown Brew Works Biergarten Stage, The Hamilton Kitchen & Bell Hall.  

This free festival continues to grow each year and we're excited to bring you a day filled with great food and barbecue, craft vendors and of course, rockin' Blues music for all to enjoy!

Last year's Blues festival featured great Blues Hall of Famer, Joe Louis Walker. This year's festival will be bigger than ever. 

2016 Lineup:

Jarekus Singleton

Hadden Sayers 

Clarence Spady 

Todd Wolfe Band, many more! Stay tuned!








Craft & Food Vendor Opportunities: 

Blues, Brews & Barbecue features delicious BBQ from all around the US and great craft and domestic brews, plus many local artisans  selling their wares. 

It’s a day of fun for the entire family – please make plans to join us, Saturday, June 11th. 

The Food Lineup: 

...more to come! 

Craft Vendor Lineup:

A Reason to Wine
Designs by D
Novelty Items
State of Mind

Interested in becoming a vendor? Please fill out one of these forms. 

Food Vendor Application
Craft Vendor Application

Applications can be emailed, mailed or faxed to:
Hamilton District Main Street Program
840 Hamilton Street, Suite 205
Allentown, PA 18101
Attn: Liz Regan

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610-437-4907 (fax)
484-542-7827 (c)

Volunteer Opportunities:

...we know you want to! Check out how you can get involved and be our angel for the day. Fill out this form and you could get a free t-shirt! 

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Increase your company's visibility and put your mark on downtown. Blues, Brews & Barbecue offers a variety of different sponsorship options and ways you can get involved. Check out our offerings here or contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for more information.