MARK YOUR CALENDAR! Fall Fest, a festival for the whole family, will be hosted by The Summit, Blue Mountain Nursing & Rehabilitation Center on Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. at the Orioles, 475 Orioles Dr. in Lehighton. Admission is free and the festival will be held rain or shine.
A Flea Market and craft sale will be held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. There is a $10 fee to reserve a 10 x10-foot space, and you must bring your own table and canopy. All profit you make is yours to keep. Pre-registration and pre-payment are requested by Sept. 5, 2017. Non-profit organizations and/or commercial vendors are encouraged to participate. For more information on the flea market and craft sale, or to reserve a space, call 610-377-7206.
Live musical entertainment will be offered: It Takes Two from 1-3 p.m. and Two Hits and a Miss from 4-7 p.m.
Bingo games will be from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. A Basket Raffle will take place between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. and a Cake Raffle will be ongoing throughout the day. In addition, there will be a Children’s Bicycle Raffle (including helmet), eligible to children up to 10 years of age.
A variety of children’s activities and games will be offered, including a gold fish game, duck game, pumpkin painting, balloon board, fire truck display and more. The LVH MedEvac medical helicopter, weather and schedule permitting, will be available to tour.
Homemade food and baked goods, including favorites like Chicken BBQ, chicken pot pie, filling and gravy, pierogies, sausage sandwiches, apple dumplings, gravy & filling, pierogies, lasagna, haluski, hot dogs and mac and cheese will be for sale.
Everyone is welcome to attend, regardless of age. All proceeds will benefit The Summit Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.