Musikfest Café presented by Yuengling

ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks
101 Founders Way, Bethlehem, PA 18015

Opened in May of 2011, the Musikfest Café is located on the 3rd & 4th floors of the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks and features an awe-inspiring, bird's eye view of the old Bethlehem Steel blast furnaces.

About the Café

An intimate concert venue (seats are no further than 60 ft from the stage!) the Café hosts shows in a number of different configurations (see below). The Martin Guitar Lobby serves as the entrance way to the Café, and yes, the Musikfest Café presented by Yuengling is also available for private events.

Dining

Looking for a unique dining and entertainment experience? Musikfest Cafe Cabaret shows feature seating at small tables, allowing you to take advantage of our delicious dinner service prior to the concert. During Cabaret, Theatre and Standing Room shows, guests may enjoy select appetizers, entrees and desserts on the Musikfest Café's balcony level and on the Sands deck (weather permitting). Note: menus are subject to change.

Type
Seating
Menu
Cabaret
Cabaret
with Dance Floor
Theatre
Standing Room Only

 

More tidbits

  • No seat is more than 60 feet from the stage!
  • Musikfest Café concerts are all ages. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • ArtsQuest does not recommend children under the age of 3 attend the performances.
  • There is a $10 per person food & beverage minimum on all table and bar seating.
  • ADA accesible seating is available. Call the Box Office for more info at 610-332-3378.
  • The ArtsQuest Center, including the Musikfest Café and Sands Deck, is a non-smoking venue.
  • Parking is free at the SteelStacks parking lots (about a block from the venue).
  • Ticket/Weather Policy

 

Concert Calendar

LIVE: Medium’s Gallery with Lauri Moore
10/30
Psychic Medium Lauri Moore is an Investigator / Spiritual Consultant.
Doors: 6:45pm
Show: 7:30pm
Classic Albums Live - Prince's Purple Rain
10/30
Classic Albums Live takes classic albums and recreates them live,on stage
Doors: 6pm
Show: 7:30pm
HmfO - Hall and Oates Tribute
10/31
Halloween Party Night! Come Dressed as your favorite 80's character!
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 8pm
The Cured: The Ultimate Tribute to The Cure
11/1
Ultimate 80s Tribute to The Cure celebrates The Day of The Dead with a special all hits show at SteelStacks!
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 8pm
The Associated Mess
11/8
If you like to watch
Doors: 10:15pm
Show: 10:30pm
Sara Schaefer
11/8
As seen on @Midnight, MTV's Nikki & Sara Live, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, and more!

Show: 8:30pm
Jacob Whitesides
11/9
Humble, Gracious, and Genuine are just a few of the words you will hear fans use to describe Youtube sensation, Jacob Whitesides.
Doors: 6pm
Show: 7pm
Ted Vigil's John Denver Tribute
11/14
Country/folk
Doors: 6:00pm
Show: 7:30pm
Laurie Berkner
11/16
People Magazine's Queen of Childrens Music - A special Holiday show playing all your favorites!
Doors: 2:00pm
Show: 3:00pm
Brian Posehn
11/21
An original member of the Comedians of Comedy, along with Patton Oswalt, Zach Galifianakis and Maria Bamford!
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 8pm
Dave Davies
11/22
Media partner: WDIY 88.1FM
For fans of: The Who, The Byrds, The Rolling Stones
Doors: 6:00pm
Show: 7:30pm
Carl Palmer Band
11/23
Carl Palmer is a drummer's drummer.
Doors: 6pm
Show: 7:30pm
Philadelphia Funk Authority
11/26
The BEST dance and party band in Philly and quite possibly the entire universe!
Doors: 7:00pm
Show: 8:30pm
The Wailers
11/28
Reggae
Doors: 7:00pm
Show: 8:30pm
The Aardvarks & The Sofa Kings
11/29
Sponsored by: Trifecta Technologies
The Aardvarks & The Sofa Kings
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 7:30pm
Christmas with the Celts
12/3
A perfect blend of the old and new but with a very earthy warm fireside feel
Doors: 6:00pm
Show: 7:30pm
Dean Ween Group
12/4
Alternative Rock
Doors: 8:00pm
Show: 8:30pm
DanceNow SteelStacks presents
12/11
Nut/Cracked is a comic/subversive, neo-vaudeville version of The Nutcracker.
Doors: 6:30pm
Doors: 6:30pm | Show: 8pm
Micky's Monkees' Christmas Show
12/12
A night of Monkees hits, Christmas classics, along with an intimate Q&A session during the show.
Doors: 6pm
Dinner & Show: 7:30pm
Sarah Ayers & Friends
12/19
For Fans of: Janis Joplin, Joan Baez, Craig Thatcher, Bev Conklin.
Doors: 6pm
Show: 7:30pm
Swinging The Holidays with the Rob Stoneback Big Band
12/20
Enjoy the Holidays with some big band swing!
Doors: 6:00pm
Show: 7:30pm
Jonny Loquasto & Sean Green
12/21
LA-based, Valley-bred comics come home for a blowout show!

Show: 7:30pm
Jimmy & The Parrots - Holiday Parrot Party
12/26
Jimmy Buffett Tribute Band!
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 8pm
Cupcake Bowl
12/27
Sample sensational cupcakes prepared by the region's finest bakeries!

12:30-2:30pm
Cupcake Bowl VIP Experience
12/27
Sample sensational cupcakes prepared by the region's finest bakeries!

11:30-2:30pm
The Large Flowerheads
12/27
Take a Groovy Trip back to the '60s with The Large Flowerheads!
Dinner & Doors: 7pm
Show: 8pm
The Red Elvises' New Year's Eve Spectacular
12/31
Sponsored by: Trifecta Technologies
International Rokenrol Party!
Doors: 8pm
Show: 9pm
Two Laugh Minimum: Adam Yenser
01/1
Lehigh Valley native, Emmy-winning writer for Ellen, as seen on Conan!
Doors: 7:30pm
Show: 8pm
Craig Thatcher Band's Jimi Hendrix Tribute
01/2
High-energy blues/rock band!
Doors: 6pm
Show: 7:30pm
Strawberry Fields: The Ultimate Beatles Tribute
Doors: 6:00pm
Show: 7:30pm
Two Laugh Minimum: Dan St. Germain
01/8
As seen on Conan, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, @Midnight, VH1, and more!
Doors: 7:30pm
Show: 8pm
Ana Popovic
01/9
Blues
Doors: 6:00pm
Show: 7:30pm
Boogie Wonder Band
01/16
The Kings of Discoland!
Doors: 6pm
Show: 7:30pm
Kyle Kinane
01/23
As seen on Comedy Central and Conan
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 8pm
Souper Bowl VI
01/24
Local restaurants battle for soup-supremacy!

12-3:00pm
Souper Bowl VI VIP Experience
01/24
Local restaurants battle for soup-supremacy!

11:00am-3:00pm
Tony N' Tina's Wedding
02/5
"One of the most successful and imaginative hits in Off-Broadway history."-Liz Smith, NY Daily Times
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 7:00pm
Tony N' Tina's Wedding
02/6
"One of the most successful and imaginative hits in Off-Broadway history."-Liz Smith, NY Daily Times
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 7:00pm
Tony N' Tina's Wedding
02/7
"One of the most successful and imaginative hits in Off-Broadway history."-Liz Smith, NY Daily Times
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 7:00pm
Tony N' Tina's Wedding
02/12
"One of the most successful and imaginative hits in Off-Broadway history."-Liz Smith, NY Daily Times
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 7:00pm
Two Laugh Minimum: Nick Vatterott
02/12
As seen on Conan, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Comedy Central, and more!
Doors: 7:30pm
Show: 8pm
Tony N' Tina's Wedding
02/13
"One of the most successful and imaginative hits in Off-Broadway history."-Liz Smith, NY Daily Times
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 7:00pm
Tony N' Tina's Wedding
02/14
"One of the most successful and imaginative hits in Off-Broadway history."-Liz Smith, NY Daily Times
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 7:00pm
Brother Joscephus & the Love Revolution
02/20
IT'S A MARDI GRAS PARTY!!!! Laissez les bon temps roulez!!!
Doors: 6:00pm
Show: 7:30pm
James Cotton
02/26
American blues harmonica player, singer and songwriter
Doors: 6pm
Show: 7:30pm
Two Laugh Minimum: Phoebe Robinson
02/26
As seen on Last Comic Standing, Broad City, VH1, The Today Show, and more!
Doors: 7:30pm
Show: 8pm
The Sklar Brothers
03/7
As seen on Cheap Seats on ESPN Classic, Curb Your Enthusiasm, It's Always Sunny and Children's Hospital
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 8pm
Two Laugh Minimum: Jon Rineman
03/12
Head monologue writer for the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon!
Doors: 7:30pm
Show: 8pm
Burning Bridget Cleary
03/14
One of the hottest young acts on the Celtic and folk music circuits
Doors: 6:00pm
Show: 7:30pm
Rick Braun
04/4
Allentown's own smooth jazz trumpet player and multi-instrumentalist!
Doors: 6:00pm
Show: 7:30pm
2nd Annual Boots, Barks & Bowties Gala Hosted by Last Chance Ranch Animal Rescue
04/11
Open bar funraiser event including live music, silent and live auctions

5pm to 9pm
The StepCrew
04/26
Exciting live music & dance, featuring a blend of Ottawa Valley, tap, and Irish stepdancing.
Doors: 6:00pm
Show: 7:30pm
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