West Stop Entire world of Meals, a mouth watering tradition, returns for seventh year

It is about to get seriously delightful in Allentown’s West Conclusion.

From dishes with heritage, culture and heritage to Lehigh Valley’s food stuff truck favorites, the West End Earth of Foods Competition returns from midday to 10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17.

Here’s all the things you require to know:

  • What: It’s the seventh once-a-year celebration, supporting the West Stop Alliance, Inc., an unbiased nonprofit neighborhood advancement corporation
  • Where: The function is held alongside 19th Avenue amongst Liberty and Allen streets in Allentown’s West Finish.
  • How considerably: It is free to walk about the festival

Of training course a massive focus of the pageant is the foods.

The lineup of suppliers consists of: Atomic Hogs BBQ, Caribbean Islands Cuisine, Received Chocolate, Greek Road, Josie’s Extravagant Funnels, Kou Kitchen’s African Cuisine, Tiny Mike’s Good Foods, Pie in a Cone, Puertorrican Culture Preservation, Sherri’s Crab Cakes, Acquire a Taco and The Bagel Bus.

Beer and wine will also be available for order.

World of Food stuff usually has a comprehensive lineup of are living new music and this year’s event is no exception.

* Noon: Mike Guldin and Rollin’ & Tumblin’, a two-time International Blues Challenge competitor and Bucks County “master of the butt shakin’ blues.”

* 2:30 p.m.: Ostrich Hat, with a mixture of upbeat music from contemporary pop/top rated 40, 90s to the 00s.

* 5 p.m.: GirlCrue, an all-female rock, dance, funk, significant electrical power band from the Lehigh Valley covering hits from favorites this sort of as Blondie, Fleetwood Mac, AC/DC, The Pretenders, Pat Benatar, Bruno Mars, Janis Joplin, disco and place hits and every little thing in in between.

* 7:30 p.m. M80, with all your preferred ‘80s hits.

Moreover: 6:30 to 7 p.m. a DJ from Latina FM will keep individuals dancing.

Together with the foods and tunes, there are other loved ones-helpful functions in retail store like:

* A sports activities-themed craft challenge led by the West Stop Youth Group

* Calvary Moravian Church’s free children’s publications give absent

* Kids’ online games with prizes at Embassy Lender

* In entrance of the bandshell at 2 and 4:30 p.m., solid customers from the Civic Theatre’s “Sponge Bob, The Musical” will perform.

And while you are strolling about and taking pleasure in all the food items, songs and routines you can also verify out distributors including: 420 Survival Enterprises, Rastafarian and Bob Marley themed accessories Layout Envy, dwelling décor and home furnishings Enjoyable Time Collectible, sand artwork and light ups Excellent Handcrafted Soaps, one of a kind candles encouraged by foodstuff, desserts, and beverages artisan soaps, young ones bathtub and human body solutions beer cleaning soap and organic deodorant Susy Kamber, art prints and personalized children’s equipment The Cellphone Kings, wi-fi extras The Quillian, henna tattoos Timothy Zaveri Jewelers, lasting jewellery and a lot more.