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5th Annual Pretzel Festival set for Saturday

Sep 21, 2017 • by Habitat for Humanity of Berks County
Habitat for Humanity

READING, PA – The Fifth Annual Pretzel Festival will take place on Saturday September 23rd, at the First Energy Stadium in Reading, PA.

100% of the proceeds from the event will go to Habitat for Humanity of Berks County.

General admission is $5; admission for Craft Beer Tasting is $45. Tickets are available for purchase through our website,, and at the gate.

This year’s pretzel sponsors/vendors include Unique, Tom Sturgis Pretzels, and Pretzel Revolution. Craft beers will be available for tasting from a variety of breweries including Evil Genius, Sam Adams, Angry Orchard, Travelers Beer Co., Stoudts Brewing, 2SP Brewing, and Straub.

Musical entertainment will be provided by three local bands- HyJynx, Khronus, and Hot Dad Calendar.  In addition, children’s games, contests, and adult pretzel games will be available.

Habitat for Humanity of Berks County is a 501 (c) 3 organization that provides a first-time homeownership program. Our vision of giving a “hand up” rather than a “hand out” has helped many families in Berks county achieve their dreams of owning a home. Recent success stories include 140 Oley Street, a house remodeled by Habitat, which has been occupied by the De La Paz family since June. Current projects include 638, 648, and 666 Tulpehocken Street.

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