Spring & Summer Festivals in Montgomery County

The first days of spring are a time to look forward: to warmer weather, longer days, and some of Montgomery County's biggest events. Stretch your legs at the Revolutionary Run, experience the sights and sounds of the Music Fair or celebrate Montco's diverse cultural heritage. No matter how you choose to celebrate the season, Make it Montco this spring.

May

SPRING FESTIVALS - PENN DRY GOODS MARKET

PENN DRY GOODS MARKET

Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center
May 17 & 18

The annual Penn Dry Goods Market at the Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center offers a look into the past through textile art. The weekend features an antique market, vintage and antique textiles, displays of patchwork pillowcases and the written word as art, and a series of lectures and programs about textile work through the years.

June

Perkiomen Valley Art and Food Truck Festival

Perkiomen Valley Art and Food Truck Festival

Perkiomen Valley High School
June 1
12pm-4pm

A celebration of community and culture in Perkiomen Valley, the 4th Annual Art and Food Truck Festival will feature artists, food trucks, live music, and local vendors. Plus, a Kid Zone with face painting, best food truck voting, and more. Representatives from area colleges will be showcasing their art programs.

Ambler Arts & Music Festival

Ambler Arts and Music Festival

Downtown Ambler
Saturday and Sunday, June 14-15

Ambler’s annual Arts & Music Festival is one of Montgomery County’s biggest events of the year. This outdoor festival is a weekend filled to the brim with live music, delicious food, and summer fun! The main stage rotates between dozens of award-winning musical acts all weekend long.

August

Philadelphia Folk Festival

Philadelphia Folk Festival

Old Pool Farm, Upper Salford Twp.
Thursday to Sunday, August 15-18

The 58th Annual Philadelphia Folk Festival, Montgomery County’s premiere music festival – and the longest continuously running outdoor musical festival in North America – is back again for another summer of fun. Join in the celebration at Old Pool Farm in Upper Salford Township as hundreds of folk music’s biggest names gather for a long weekend full of acoustic jams, food trucks and vendors galore!

Lansdale Festival of the Arts

Lansdale Festival of the Arts

Memorial Park
Saturday, August 24
10am - 4pm

Lansdale Festival of the Arts is one of Lansdale’s most popular summertime events. Held annually in the beautiful Lansdale Memorial Park, the festival showcases artists, crafters, and musicians from Lansdale and across the county. Food and live music are available throughout the festival.

 

Ukrainian Folk Festival

28th Annual Ukrainian Folk Festival

Ukrainian American Sport Center, Horsham
Sunday, August 25
12pm - 8pm

Enchanting, captivating, and intriguing – modest words which describe but by no means capture the essence of Ukrainian folk art, music, and dance. Enjoy an outdoor summer stage concert and show (1:30 to 4:30 PM), a public social dance (4:30 – 8:00 PM), homemade Ukrainian foods and baked goods, BBQ pit, standard picnic fare, kid’s fun area, vendors grove, Ukrainian arts and crafts displays and bazaar, cool refreshments,  live reenactments from Ukrainian history and Ukrainian hospitality.