About this Playlist
Musikfest is an annual music festival that has been held in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania since 1984. It is the nation’s largest non-gated free music festival, and features hundreds of performances on stages throughout the city over 10 days. The festival celebrates the city’s diverse cultural heritage, with music ranging from folk and country to jazz and blues to rock and pop.
In addition to the music, Musikfest also features a variety of food and drink vendors, as well as arts and crafts demonstrations and other activities. The festival is a popular tourist destination, and attracts visitors from all over the United States and the world.
Here are some additional facts about Musikfest:
- The festival is held in the historic Moravian District of Bethlehem, which is known for its well-preserved architecture and its rich history.
- Musikfest is a free event, but there are some ticketed events and activities.
- The festival attracts over 1 million visitors each year.
- Musikfest has been named one of the best music festivals in the United States by USA Today, The New York Times, and other publications.
This Playlist features just some of the musical talent from the 2023 festival. Please enjoy, and if next August you find yourself in Eastern Pennsylvania, add Musikfest to your itinerary.