Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks Reveals 2023 Free Concert Series Lineup

Free performances every Thursday through Saturday with select Sunday shows, including ¡Sabor! Latin Festival, Blast Furnace Blues and One Earth ReggaeFest

Bethlehem, PA, Monday, May 1, 2023 – Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks presented by Lehigh Valley Health Network, is proud to announce its 2023 free concert series line-up. Beginning on Friday May 19 through Saturday, September 9, every Thursday-Saturday and select Sunday nights, the Levitt Pavilion will feature free professional concerts at the SteelStacks campus. Included in Levitt’s 13th season are annual festivals ¡Sabor! Latin Festival held June 23-25, the return of One Earth ReggaeFest on July 1 and Blast Furnace Blues  July 21-23.

“We are so excited to share nearly 50 free concerts and 10 free family-friendly movies with our community this summer,” commented Shayna Super, Executive Director Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks and ArtsQuest Programming Manager. “With a lineup that represents a diverse number of ethnicities, genders and genres, we hope everyone feels welcome and finds something they can come out and enjoy on the lawn!”

To kick off the season on May 19, Vanessa Collier, a master musician and multi-instrumentalist, will weave funk, soul, rock and blues into a powerful performance. She’ll rock the stage with soulful vocals, searing saxophone and witty songwriting.  

Confirmed show schedule:

Friday, May 19, 2023 Vanessa Collier
Saturday, May 20, 2023 Roberta Lea
Thursday, May 25, 2023 Emily Drinker
Friday, May 26, 2023 haZy cosmic jive – David Bowie Tribute
Saturday, May 27, 2023 Tomberlin
Sunday, May 28, 2023 Craig Thatcher Band
Friday, June 2, 2023 Ada Vox
Saturday, June 3, 2023 The Linda Ronstadt Experience
Sunday, June 4, 2023 The Ataris
Thursday, June 8, 2023 Jackson Pines
Friday, June 9, 2023 The Outcrops
Saturday, June 10, 2023 Drew Angus
Thursday, June 15, 2023 The Chiclettes
Friday, June 16, 2023 Buffalo Rose
Saturday, June 17, 2023 Henry & the Reggae Rockers
Thursday, June 22, 2023 Hotel Fiction
Friday, June 23, 2023 Herencia Jibara
Saturday, June 24, 2023 Little Johnny Rivero and His Salsa Band
Thursday, June 29, 2023 Garden State Radio
Friday, June 30, 2023 Garth.
Saturday, July 1, 2023 One Earth ReggaeFest – Mighty Mystic
Tuesday, July 4, 2023 The Allentown Band
Thursday, July 6, 2023 Kyshona
Friday, July 7, 2023 Erin & the Wildfire
Saturday, July 8, 2023 Grace Kelly
Thursday, July 13, 2023 Bassel & the Supernaturals
Friday, July 14, 2023 Morgan James
Saturday, July 15, 2023 Night Train – The Guns n’ Roses Tribute Experience
Thursday, July 20, 2023 De Tierra Caliente
Friday, July 21, 2023 Bywater Call
Saturday, July 22, 2023 The Sensational Barnes Brothers
Sunday, July 23, 2023 Toronzo Cannon
Thursday, July 27, 2023 Sons of Mystro
Friday, July 28, 2023 Argonaut & Wasp
Saturday, July 29, 2023 Ryan Stevenson
Friday, August 18, 2023 Flow Tribe
Saturday, August 19, 2023 Reservoir Hill
Thursday, August 24, 2023 Celisse
Friday, August 25, 2023 Bumpin’ Uglies
Saturday, August 26, 2023 La Santa Cecilia (Levitt National Tour)
Thursday, August 31, 2023 Certainly So
Friday, September 1, 2023 MAGICAL MYSTERY DOORS – Beatles, Zeppelin, Doors Tribute
Saturday, September 2, 2023 Chatham Rabbits
Thursday, September 7, 2023 Southern Avenue
Friday, September 8, 2023 Metalachi
Saturday, September 9, 2023 The Aardvarks

“I believe in the power of music to bring joy and our community together,” commented Erin Zebertavage, Levitt SteelStacks Board Chair and SouthSide Arts District Downtown Manager. “Every summer, the Levitt SteelStacks brings a diverse line up of fantastic performers to the stage from rock, salsa, reggae, folk, country, indie and more. It’s clear when you look across the lawn, the joy the music brings to our community. I am so proud to serve on the Levitt SteelStacks board that delivers free live music and happiness to so many, each and every year.”

About Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks

Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks is part of a national network of outdoor Levitt music venues and concert sites dedicated to strengthening the social fabric of communities through free, live music. Presenting a broad array of music genres and cultural programming, Levitt venues are inclusive destinations where families, friends, and neighbors of all ages and backgrounds come together. Learn more: 

About ArtsQuest

ArtsQuest’s mission is to provide access to exceptional artistic, cultural and educational experiences using arts and culture as key elements of economic development for our urban communities. ArtsQuest™ supports this mission via the presentation of performing and visual arts, film, arts education classes and outreach, youth programming and cultural events.

Through festivals such as its flagship event, Musikfest; the Banana Factory Arts Center; and the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks arts and cultural campus, ArtsQuest’s programming reaches more than 1.9 million people annually. The organization’s programs and events, of which over 50 percent are free to attend, have a combined economic impact of more than $136 million annually in the region.