Press Photo by Tim Gilman Musikfest visitor Ariannah Oviedo receives an inflated animal from Peter Piper the Balloon Meister and Peter Waldman of New York, who specializes in balloon-twisting art, along the Festplatz midway. With her face painted like a butterfly by another Musikfest artist, Ariannah was accompanied by her mother Kristen Little of Bethlehem.
PRESS PHOTO BY TIM GILMAN Rain showers on the last Saturday night of Musikfest, did not deter MaryAnn and Bob Shearer of Bethlehem Townhip from making their rounds with their refillable festival beer mugs. "We're here everyday till closing," said MaryAnn who tags along with her husband when he's volunteering in his 22nd year of service or finds some friends to enjoy the festival. The Shearers prefer the Musikfest North venues in Bethlehem's downtown historic district.
PRESS PHOTO BY TIM GILMAN Kathy Fox of Bethlehem dances with Gerry Swoyer from the Reading area at the Festplatz tent on the North Side during party band time. Wearing her dancing shoes, Ms. Fox said, "I come down regularly, especially for the swing music Musikfest brought back."