Summers are reserved for nice weather, festivals, and outdoor concerts. Every year, the Greater Lehigh Valley Area hosts musical performances from some of the top names in the industry. To enhance the overall experience for concertgoers at these events, Banko Beverage Co supplies Miller Lite and a wide variety of other beverages. Here, Banko Beverage Co details this summer’s highly anticipated music concerts and festivals, as well as a recap of some of the events that have passed.
July 2022: Yuengling Stars & Stripes Summer Celebration
Set for July 9th in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, this annual free festival honors our nation’s military veterans who bravely fought to preserve our freedom. To celebrate their courage, guests can come together to enjoy beer, food, and music in the hometown of the iconic Yuengling brewery.
During the event, you’ll have the opportunity to sample some of the brand’s most iconic beers, as well as jam out to this year’s headlining performer, country music star, and songwriter Lee Brice. And be sure to stay after the show to enjoy the fireworks display. You can purchase tickets for the Lee Brice’s show and meet-and-greets at Ticketmaster.
August 2022: Musikfest
Banko Beverage Co has been the sole supplier for Musikfest since its inception. Hosted in Bethlehem, PA, from August 5 – 14, this festival features 10 days of music, food, and plenty of fun for all ages to enjoy. Musikfest unofficially kicks off August 4th with Philly’s own Boyz II Men on the Wind Creek Steel Stage at PNC Plaza. Other performers include:
- Kip Moore (Aug. 5)
- Willie Nelson and Family (Aug. 6)
- Poison (Aug. 7)
- Counting Crows (Aug. 8)
- Ziggy Marley (Aug. 9)
- Kelsea Ballerini (Aug. 11)
- Ja Rule and Ashanti (Aug. 12)
- Alabama (Aug. 13)
- Olga Tanon (Aug. 14)
Check out the full list of performers at the Musikfest website, where you can also purchase tickets for main-stage artists.
In Case You Missed It
Banko Beverage Co has been busy this summer providing beverages for a host of events. Just in case you have been busy, too, here’s a list of past events we’ve supported this year:
Cat Country 96 25th Anniversary Concert
Held at the Wind Creek Event Center in Bethlehem, PA, on June 3, 2022, the radio station partnered with Miller Lite and put on a concert to celebrate its 25th anniversary. The Cat Country 96 anniversary show featured country superstar Jimmie Allen.
GRAMMY Award-winning rock band Coldplay performed an epic concert on June 8, 2022, at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA. Their world tour stopped in Philly to highlight their latest album, Music of the Spheres. The concert featured special guests H.E.R. and Lizzy McAlpine.
To make their tour more eco-friendly, Coldplay used green technologies for the show. This included kinetic dance floors and stationary bikes that channeled energy directly from the fans in the crowd to the batteries that powered different elements of the show.
Barefoot Country Music Fest
Music lovers gathered in Wildwood, New Jersey, for four days (June 16-19, 2022) at the Northeast’s largest outdoor country music fest on the beach. With five stages set up between the famous Morey’s Piers, guests got the opportunity to listen to more than 40 of the biggest stars perform. The lineup featured a unique blend of today’s country headliners, regional stars, up-and-comers, and local favorites, including
- Eric Church
- Jason Aldean
- Florida Georgia Line
- Poison frontman, Bret Michaels
- Callista Clark
- Rita Wilson
- Jukebox Rehab
Enjoy a Refreshing Miller Lite at a Music Event Sponsored By Us
Help take your summer to the next level by attending the fantastic music events held in the Greater Lehigh Valley Area. Banko Beverage Co will ensure the drinks, including Miller Lite, keep flowing as you sing and dance all evening long. Known as Lehigh Valley’s local beer expert, our selection features a wide range of brand names, including:
- Anchor Brewing
- Anheuser-Busch InBev
- Deschutes Brewery
- Diageo Guinness
- FIFCO USA
- Molson Coors Beverage Company
- Pabst Blue Ribbon
- SweetWater Brewing Company, Inc.