Pennsylvania's Music Preservation Society

Mon21Aug11:00 AMPennsylvania's Music Preservation SocietyPress ConferenceAllentown Fairgrounds Agri-Plex, 302 N 17th St, Allentown, PA 18104


August 21, 2017 11:00 AM

Event Details

Press conference to announce the new Great Allentown Memorial Day Celebration that will be May 27 and 28, 2018.

Alex Meixner, an Allentown native, will be the celebration’s master of ceremonies. He is a co-founder of the PA Music Preservation Society.

Great Allentown Memorial Day Celebration will be honoring those who have fallen, celebrating our veterans who are with us – through traditional Pennsylvania music and art forms.

Celebration proceeds to benefit veteran art organizations on Memorial Day weekend Sunday, May 27, 2018 and Monday, May 28, 2018.  Family and veteran friendly music, art and activities at The Historic Allentown Fairgrounds,  celebrating the 100th Anniversary of serving as home to Camp Crane, the WWI Ambulance Corps 1917-1919.  Recipients of 2018 Pennsylvania Music Preservation Society Fellowships will perform onsite and provide educational workshops and jam sessions for public and area students.