Festival draws multitudes of art lovers

Jun 9, 2013

The 56th edition of the Allentown Art Festival drew thousands of attendees on Saturday.

Art lovers braved the occasional rain and cloudy skies to view the 450 juried exhibitors that came from across the US, Canada and Europe. The festival boasts significant recognition, ranking in the Top 20 among the 200 Best Art Shows from around the country.

2008 Poster for the Allentown Art Festival
Credit WBFO File Photo / WBFO News

In conjunction with the traditional Allentown show is the nearby Allen West Festival, which features local vendors and music.

The Allentown Festival continues today from 11 am to 6 pm.