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Top Lehigh Valley events: Burning Hearts fire dancers, Coplay Community Days Wheels of Time

August 22, 2014

By Ryan Kneller, The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)



Aug. 22--HEARTS ON FIRE

1 See a blazing review of the Burning Hearts Fire & Light Theater's past eight shows during a free performance at 8:30 p.m. Saturday at Joseph S. Daddona Lake & Terrace, 21st and Union streets, Allentown.

The Lehigh Valley troupe performs fiery dance routines and death-defying acts of movement and grace with a variety of objects, including flaming hoops, staves, poi and fans.

Info: 484-809-9712 or theburninghearts.com.

COPLAY COMMUNITY DAYS

2 Hear the Valley's top bands and chow down on more than 50 kinds of food during the 34th annual Coplay Community Days today through Sunday at Coplay Community Park.

Performing under the pavilion are The Aardvarks, 6-10 p.m. Friday; Crazy Hearts, 1-4 p.m. Saturday; Lucky 7, 6-9:30 p.m. Saturday; Walt Groller and Orchestra, 12:30-3 p.m. Sunday, and The Large Flowerheads, 5 p.m. Sunday. The free festival also features a craft show and Kidz Zone, noon-6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

The park is at Second and Kiefer streets. Info: coplaycommunitydays on Facebook.

WHEELS OF TIME

3 Check out more than 1,500 cars and boogie to swinging music during the 36th annual Wheels of Time Rod & Custom Jamboree today through Sunday at Macungie Memorial Park.

Other highlights include a food court, flea market and car sale area, WW II helicopter, car cruise through Emmaus (today), Valve Cover Racing, wing and Tastykake-eating contests and pro wrestling. Bands include Fabulous Greaseband, 7-10 p.m. today; and Flamin' Dick and the Hot Rods, 7-10 p.m. Saturday.

The show opens each day at 7 a.m. Admission is $8; free, under 16; $2 off with nonperishable food item. Info: http://www.wheelsoftime.org.

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