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52,000 see World Cup telecast

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 by The Press in Social News

Women's event possible at SteelStacks

More than 52,000 people attended the FIFA World Cup SoccerFest and Viewing Party at SteelStacks, helping to make it one of the most well-attended events since the arts and cultural campus opened in spring 2011.

Nearly 60 FIFA World Cup Brazil games were televised on outdoor television screens at SteelStacks.

More than 29,000 people attended the United States' four matches in the tournament, with a capacity crowd of 10,000 packing the campus for the match against Portugal June 22.

8 DAYS A WEEK: Cinema

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

Body.8 Days Head: CINEMA

ARTSQUEST CENTER

Frank Banko Alehouse Cinema, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-297-7111

"Begin Again,"12:45, 3, 7, 9:15 p.m. July 25; 1:45, 4:30, 7:00, 9:45 p.m. July 26; 1, 3:45, 6:30 p.m. July 27; 7:30 p.m. July 28, 29; 4:30, 7:30 p.m. July 30; 1:45, 4:15, 7:45 p.m. July 31

"Jersey Boys," 1:30, 5:15 p.m. July 25; 1:30, 6:45 p.m. July 26; 12:30 p.m. July 27; 7:15 p.m. July 28; 7:15 p.m. July 30; 1:30 p.m. July 31

8 DAYS A WEEK: Dance

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

ALLENTOWN AREA SWING DANCE SOCIETY

Fearless Fire Company, 1221 S. Front St., Allentown. 814-769-3627

Open Dancing, 8:30 - 10:30 p.m. Tuesdays; Beginner Lessons, 6:30 - 8 p.m.; Advanced Lessons, 6:30 - 8 p.m.: West Coast Swing; July 29, Main Lesson: West Coast Swing, Mike Walton, DJ Mike Walton; Aug. 5, Main Lesson: Hustle, Donna Boyle, DJ Johnny T; Aug. 12, Main Lesson: Hustle, Donna Boyle, DJ Donna Boyle (Beach Party)

@Body.8 Days Head: ANTONIO SALEMME FOUNDATION

Empire Ballroom, 542 Hamilton St., Allentown. 610-433-4150

8 DAYS A WEEK: Free Concerts In The Parks, Venues C to W

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@Body.8 Days Head: CATASAUQUA PARK

501 American St., Catasauqua. 610-264-0571

Prugal, 7 p.m. July 25

That Being Said, 7 p.m. Aug. 1

James Supra, 7 p.m. Aug. 8

Easton School of Rock, 7 p.m. Aug. 15

Steel Creek, 7 p.m. Aug. 22

Common Bond, 7 p.m. Aug. 29

@Body.8 Days Head: COPLAY PARK

Second and Kiefer streets, Coplay. 610-262-6088

The Aardvarks, 6 p.m. Aug. 22

Crazy Hearts, 1 p.m. Aug. 23

Lucky 7, 6 p.m. Aug. 23

Walt Groller Orchestra, 12:30 p.m. Aug. 24

@Body.8 Days Head: EASTON CENTRE SQUARE

8 DAYS A WEEK: Concerts, Part One, Venues A to M

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS

ARTSQUEST

Musikfest Cafe, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-297-7100

Dave Mason's Traffic Jam, 8 p.m. July 24

Run River North, 8 p.m. July 25

Spin Doctors, 8 p.m. July 25

ManDudeBro, 10:30 p.m. July 25, Blue Cinema; Aug. 1, Red Cinema

Sandino, 9 p.m. July 26, Blast Furnace Room

The Fixx, 7:30 p.m. July 30

Chip Chantry, 8 p.m. July 31: "Two Laugh Minimum," Blue Cinema

The Associated Mess, 11:15 p.m. Aug. 2, Red Cinema

Kongos, 8 p.m. Aug. 17

8 DAYS A WEEK: Concerts, Venues M to W

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS

MONTAGE MOUNTAIN

Toyota Pavilion, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton. 800-468-7669

Kiss, Def Leppard, 7 p.m. Aug. 9

Josh Groban, 7 p.m. Aug. 26

@Body.8 Days Head: PENN'S PEAK

325 Maury Road, Penn Forest Township. 1-866-605-7325

3 Doors Down Acoustic, 8 p.m. July 24

Ziggy Marley, 8 p.m. July 31

Great White, Vixen, 8 p.m. Aug. 15

Winger, Firehouse, 8 p.m. Sept. 5

@Body.8 Days Head: PPL CENTER

Seventh and Hamilton streets, Allentown

The Eagles, Sept. 12

Cher, Sept. 15.

8 DAYS A WEEK: Literary Events

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@Body.8 Days Head: LITERARY EVENTS

ALLENTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY

1210 Hamilton St., Allentown. 610-820-2400

The Wilhelm Brothers, 2 p.m. Aug. 9

Lap-sit Story Time, 10 a.m. Thursdays: Up to 2-year-olds

Time for Twos, 6 p.m. Wednesdays; 10:15 a.m. Fridays: 2-year-olds

Preschool Story Time, 10 a.m., 6:45 p.m. Wednesdays, 2 p.m. Thursdays: 3- to 5-year-olds

Family Story Time, 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays

@Body.8 Days Head: BETHLEHEM PUBLIC LIBRARY

11 W. Church St., Bethlehem. 610-867-3761

8 DAYS A WEEK: Free Concerts In The Parks, Venues A to B

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@Body.8 Days Head:FREE CONCERTS IN THE PARKS

ALBURTIS PARK

328 S. Main St., Alburtis. 610-463-7725

Hickory Rose, 3 p.m. July 27

The Phat Boys, 3 p.m. Aug. 3

Midnight Special, 3 p.m. Aug. 10

Jakes Country Band, 3 p.m. Aug. 17

Country Rhythm Band, 3 p.m. Aug. 24

JW and the Buicks, 3 p.m. Aug. 31

@Body.8 Days Head:ALLENTOWN ARTS PARK

Fifth and Linden streets, Allentown. 610-437-7757

Mike Pilgermayer, noon July 29

Marine Band, 7 p.m. Aug. 2

Robin & Jim, noon Aug. 5

Billy Bauer Band, noon Aug. 12

8 DAYS A WEEK: Events, Fairs, Festivals

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@Body.8 Days Head: EVENTS, FESTIVALS

ALLENTOWN FAIR

Grandstand, 17th and Chew streets, Allentown. 484-553-2947

Pitbull, 7 p.m. Aug. 26

Mötley Crüe, Alice Cooper, 7 p.m. Aug. 27

Lady Antebellum, 7 p.m. Aug. 28

Tim McGraw, Jana Kramer, 7 p.m. Aug. 29

Hunter Hayes, The Swon Brothers, 7 p.m. Aug. 30

Fresh Beat Band, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 31

@Body.8 Days Head: ARTSQUEST CENTER

SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-332-3378

SmartsQuest Trivia, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Lee & Stella Yee Family Connect Zone