Who doesn’t love a street fair?
While the city’s Celebrate Lancaster happening Friday isn’t an official fair, it’s got food, music and fireworks. What more do you need?
Come ready to eat. From 11:30 a.m. to around 10 p.m., the first two blocks of North Queen Street will be filled with more than 25 food vendors.
Live music starts at 5 p.m. on two stages — one in Penn Square and the other in Binns Park. Those locations also host pub areas opening the same time. (Bring your identification.)
The entire event is capped off with fireworks from atop the Duke Street Parking Garage.
The music lineup is as follows:
Penn Square stage beginning at 5 p.m. Tribe, a soul and rhythm-and-blues group; 3rd Power Family Soul, dance band; and the Adrian Garcia Septet, a blend of jazz, funk and Latin.
Binns Park Stage beginning at 5:45 p.m.: Downtown Sound, multi-instrumental group; Los Monstros, Latin and Caribbean; and Philly Funk Authority, high-energy party band.
Celebrate Lancaster is the city’s annual celebration of diversity and culture, which doubles as a Fourth of July event. (For other Fourth of July celebrations around the county, click here.) Admission is free.
For more information, go to visitlancastercity.com/celebrate-lancaster.