Patchtown Days

Celebrate the heritage of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s anthracite communities at Eckley’s 34th annual Patchtown Days!

Running Saturday, June 15, and Sunday, June 16, from 10am-4pm, Patchtown Days will feature hands-on history, handmade crafts, live music and dance, trade demonstrations, reenactments, and more. Alta Pizzeria & Pasta House and Eat Up Now food trucks will be cooking up regional cuisine, and Conyngham Brewing Company will be on hand to wet your whistle. It’s a coalcracker spectacular you won’t want to miss.

$10 adults | $9 seniors | $8 children | Free for 0-2

Stick around on Saturday, June 15, for an after-hours concert event with regional favorites The Dishonest Fiddlers and Serene Green. Tickets to Eckley’s first-ever Bluegrass Dis-Patch are included with festival admission before 3PM. $18 at gate.

2023 Festival Highlights

Do you have a craft, skill, trade, or good that helps keep coalcracker culture alive? We are currently accepting applications for vendors of homemade, handmade goods and tradespeople to demonstrate heritage skills.

Are you passionate about preserving Pennsylvania heritage and serving your community in a fun, educational, and family-friendly environment? Consider volunteering at Eckley or sponsoring Patchtown Days to help support one of Pennsylvania’s most exciting, original folklife festivals!

Our Sponsors

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is phmc-logo-b-main.jpg
Overview : Membership : Pennsylvania Heritage Foundation
This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is VLC-block-com-1024x577.jpg
Blaschak Anthracite

Sponsorship Packages

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is image-1024x757.png

Take a look at some of our past events, and stay up to date by following us on Facebook and Instagram.