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Entertainment & Events in Reading, Pennsylvania

Special Events

  • WWII Weekend
    Located at Mid Atlantic Air Museum
    610-372-7333
    This three day event is a living history recreation of a World War II airfield complete with restored vehicles and aircraft, displays, special guests, and swing music. Held in June. more

  • SE Pennsylvania Fall Home & Garden Show
    2525 North 12th Street
    Reading, PA 19605
    Greater Reading Expo Center
    210-408-0998
    The show will feature thousands of square feet of the latest products, services and trends for the home. Exhibits include gardens and landscapes, kitchens and baths, pools and spas, building and remodeling, and much more. This is a wonderful opportunity for homeowners to compare prices and even cut out the middle man and receive factory-direct pricing. Held in October. more

Cinema

  • Wyomissing 8
    800 Berkshire Boulevard
    Reading, PA 19601
    610-374-1279
    First-run Hollywood movies and critically acclaimed films are shown on ten large screens at this cinema that also features comfortable seating and a concession stand. more

Concerts & Performances

  • Berks Ballet Theatre
    1701 Fairview Street
    Reading, PA 19606
    610-373-1245
    The only pre-professional dance company in Berks County, this ballet company presents several performances throughout the year, culminating in the holiday production of "The Nutcracker."  more

  • Reading Civic Opera Society
    216 First Avenue
    Reading, PA 19603
    610-375-7482
    Bringing you quality musical theatre entertainment at its best for over 75 years, this opera society produces two outstanding musical theatre productions throughout the year. more

  • Reading Symphony Orchestra
    147 North Fifth Street
    Reading, PA 19601
    610-373-7557
    Established in 1913, this symphony orchestra is one of the longest continuously operating symphonies in the United States and they present wonderful musical performances throughout Berks County.  more

  • Sovereign Performing Arts Center
    136 Sixth Street
    Reading, PA 19603
    610-898-SHOW
    Home to the Reading Symphony Orchestra, this large, multi-functional facility hosts a wide variety of events throughout the year such as concerts, hockey games, conventions, ice shows, recitals, and Broadway shows. more

  • Reading Choral Society
    P.O. Box 14561
    Reading, PA 19612
    Performs at the Lincoln Plaza
    610-375-6929
    This choral society has been presenting the finest works in the classical choral repertoire in the Reading and Berks County community since 1875. more

  • Reading Philharmonic Orchestra
    P.O. Box 14835
    Reading, PA 19612
    610-376-3395
    A wide variety of music including classical, light classics, show tunes, and big band sounds is performed by this community favorite whose members range in age from high school age to seniors. more

Festivals & Fairs

  • Mardi Gras
    Located at The Peanut Bar & Restaurant
    610-376-8500
    Experience a traditional Fat Tuesday party and Mardi Gras celebration during this event where the staff will all be in costume and real Cajun food and authentic New Orleans cocktails will be served. Free novelties are provided and guest costumes are optional.

  • Reading Fair
    1216 Hilltop Road
    Reading, PA 19612
    Located at New Reading Fairgrounds
    610-370-3473
    The whole family will enjoy this six day fair that features a large midway filled with exciting rides, live entertainment, delicious food, and games and contests. Held in August. more

  • Berks Jazz Fest
    610-898-7298
    Held in October, the Berks Jazz Fest offers guests music, entertainment, food and more. more

  • Vf Outlet Berks Jazz Fest
    P.O. Box 854
    Reading, PA 19603
    610-898-1930
    The programming committee continues to finalize the lineup for the 19th annual VF Outlet Berks Jazz Fest. Held in April. more

  • Berks Movie Madness Film Festival
    P.O. Box 854
    Reading, PA 19603
    610-898-1930
    With lights down low, the audience remains frozen in anticipation of the opening of the Berks Movie Madness Film Festival. With two successful film fests under their belt, Berks Arts Council promises to deliver the thrill of a major film festival right into your backyard. The RC Theatres at Entertainment Square, host of the extravaganza, is rolling out the red carpet and inviting Berks County to join the festival madness. more

Sporting Events

  • Royals Professional Hockey Club
    700 Penn Street
    Reading, PA 19603
    Located at The Sovereign Center
    610-898-PUCK
    Experience the heart pumping, high flying excitement of hockey by this AHL affiliate of the Manchester Monarchs during their season from October to April. more

  • Maple Grove Raceway
    30 Stauffer Park Lane
    Mohnton, PA 19540
    610-856-7200
    Home of the NHRA Keystone Nationals each September, this raceway features NHRA Championship Drag Racing from March to November. more

  • Reading Phillies Baseball Club
    1900 South Centre Avenue
    Reading, PA 19612
    Located at FirstEnergy Stadium
    610-375-8469
    The Class AA affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies since 1967, this baseball team plays in the Eastern League of Professional Baseball and offers family friendly baseball action from April to September. more

  

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