PRESS PHOTO BY TIM GILMAN Musikfest's Banana Island, alongside the Hill-to-Hill Bridge in downtown Bethlehem, is a popular venue for families during the 10-day festival. Cousins Sophie Babashak of Bethlehem and Vaughn Kaye of Hellertown enjoy the Super Slide. Sponsored by Peeps & Company, retail stores operated by Just Born Inc. of Bethlehem, the festival hours of Banana Island have been extended from noon to 8 p.m. daily.
PRESS PHOTO BY TIM GILMAN Folk musician Dave Fry of Bethlehem provided family entertainment in the Banana Island performance tent during the opening weekend of Musikfest. Gretchen Rozelle of Bethlehem meets Dave Fry and his mandolin up close before one of his two evening shows Friday and Saturday.