Are you getting excited for summer? This May get excited for outdoor events in Downtown Allentown! Keep reading to learn what’s planned for this month.
Rock the Walk with Hunk-A-Junk
Rock the Walk is back on May 18, and all summer long you can enjoy live music from well-known bands in the ArtsWalk Pocket Park every Thursday from 5-9 p.m.! There will also be a variety of pop-up vendors on the ArtsWalk so you can shop while you listen to music. View the full lineup now and get excited for another epic summer in Downtown Allentown.
Check out our Summer Resident Referral Program
Help a friend find their dream apartment and you both will have money to celebrate! Our City Center Residential referral program makes it easy for our current residents to earn cash fast. When your friend mentions your name before they sign a lease, you both will get $250. The grand prize is our best yet. Every time you refer a friend, you’ll get entered to win our Summer Getaway Package! Keep reading to learn more.
New Resident Happy Hour at Sports & Social
Meet other new residents that recently moved into one of our residential communities at our Mix & Meet Happy Hour. Enjoy two complimentary drinks from a special menu at Sports & Social on Thursday, May 4 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Also, you can invite one friend to join in on the fun! RSVP online now.
GreenDrop Donation Drive
Cleaning out your apartment this month? Save your unwanted items for the GreenDrop Charitable Donation Drive! Starting at 5 p.m. on Sunday, May 7, you can bring items down to the main lobby of your building. Please drop off donations no later than 8 a.m. on Monday, May 8. Please make sure your items are bagged or in a box. All donations go to the Military Order of the Purple Heart. Only certain items are accepted, so make sure to view the list before donating!
Pint for a Pint Blood Drive
During the entire month of May, residents who donate blood at Miller-Keystone Blood Center at Five City Center will be entered to win a $100 Visa gift card! Also, when you donate a pint of blood you’ll get a voucher for a pint of beer at Bru Daddy’s Brewing Co.!
Girls’ Night Out with The Perfect Fit
Join The Perfect Fit in a catered after-hours shopping event co-hosted by City Center Residential on Wednesday, May 10, at 4:30 p.m. The evening will open with an introduction to the mission of the YWCA Allentown and The Perfect Fit. Guests are invited to preview and shop the new and pre-loved spring and summer selections at The Perfect Fit, sample some small bites from Sports and Social, and enjoy an evening cocktail supplied by Mishka Vodka. An exclusive discount will be available to shoppers during this event and all proceeds, as always, support the programs of the YWCA Allentown. Sign up now!
6YCLE Classes in the ArtsWalk Pocket Park
6YCLE Allentown is hosting a variety of fitness classes all summer long in the ArtsWalk Pocket Park! You must pay a small fee to take this class. Download the 6YCLE App on your phone for more information. Check out the schedule of classes now.
Allentown Arts Crawl Preview Night
Get an exclusive first look at this year’s Arts Crawl hosted by the Allentown Art Museum on May 10 at 4:30 p.m.! Text ARTSCRAWL to 844.619.1953 to be entered to win 2 tickets. This is their dress rehearsal, so you’ll get to provide feedback after the event. The tour will start promptly at 4:30 outside the Allentown Art Museum and will end at Blended on the ArtsWalk. You’ll get a free drink or dessert at the end of the tour. Make sure to wear comfortable walking shoes!
One Picture 1000 Words – A Unique Paint and Sip Experience
Join Scenic Root on Saturday, June 3 from 6:00-9:00pm inside the Downtown Allentown Market on the ArtsWalk for a one-of-a-kind event. Create your very own masterpiece with step-by-step instructions from an experienced artist while enjoying performances by talented poets, singers, and musicians. Purchase your ticket now.
FREE Chair Massage from Massage Unicorn
Massage Unicorn will be offering FREE chair massages to residents from 6 to 8 p.m. on the 2nd Wednesday of every month! Sign-ups will be available on-site, so you don’t have to wait to jump in the chair! This month CSL residents can visit the CSL East 2nd-floor resident lounge on May 10 for their free massage.
The Breakfast Club: Free Donuts
Enjoy FREE breakfast goodies at Donerds Food Truck donuts at the Center Square Lofts plaza on May 20th from 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. Check out the local offerings tab to redeem your donut the day of the event.
Trivia Night at the Market
Test your knowledge at Trivia Night at the Downtown Allentown Market every Wednesday! Trivia will run weekly with a variety of topics each week! Gift cards to the Downtown Allentown Market will be awarded for 1st place – $50, 2nd place – $30, and 3rd place – $20. No signups required; just show up with your team! Find a table at the back of the Market near Bar 1838. Each attendee will receive raffle tickets each week and prizes will be raffled off at the end of the month!
Next month! Look ahead to June Events
Treat Yourself Tuesday is BACK in June
Do you miss Treat Yourself Tuesday? Get excited for its big comeback on June 6! More details coming soon.
New Resident Walking Tour
Want to tour your new city with your neighbors? Join us for an insider tour from a resident ambassador! Meet us at Starbucks on Saturday, June 10 at 9:30 a.m. for a free coffee, then at 10:00 a.m., we’ll show you all our favorite places including dog parks, spots to catch live music, eateries, and more!
Butterhead Kitchen Vegan Mexican Fiesta
Get excited for a Mexican Fiesta hosted by Butterhead Kitchen on June 16 at The Hub at Cityplace! Registration link coming soon.