Fall festival is planned in Lansford
A block party tradition in Lansford is returning this weekend for the first time since 2019.
The town’s 8th annual fall festival, presented by Lansford Alive and Grace Community Church, takes place Saturday on West Ridge Street in the borough.
The event, which runs from 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m., will feature live music throughout the day, over 50 vendors selling food and crafts and a Jukebox car cruise.
A bounce house and free pumpkin painting will be available for children.
Local favorites such as halupki, haluski, bleenies, pierogies and funnel cakes will be served. Jamaican food and more will be available.
Almost 50 vendors will be on hand.
Music runs from 9:45 a.m. through 6 p.m.
The schedule includes: Grace Community Church Band, 9:30 a.m.; Reilly Bauer, 10:45 a.m.; Easy Listening, 11 a.m.; Angela Nardini at noon, John Frye Acoustics at 1 p.m.; Joe Krushinsky as Elvis, 2 p.m. and PA Villagers from 3 to 6 p.m.
West Ridge Street between Tunnel and Coal streets will be closed to traffic beginning at 7 a.m. Saturday until the end of the event at approximately 6 p.m.
For more information, visit www.facebook.com/LansfordAlive.