Ron DeIaco crowns Kaetlyn Calissi Queen of May Day at the Alburtis Borough centennial celebration May 12 at Lock Ridge Park.
The May Day Festival always ends with dancing around the Maypole.
Chuck Kalan, who created the character, has been the king in the Alburtis May Day Festival for 27 years. This was a special year for the May Day Festival because of Alburtis Borough celebrating its centennial.
These previous Queens of May Day are still participating in the Alburtis May Day Festival. Beth Patterson and Alexis Keeler were both chosen to be Queen in 2012. Holli Schoch and Danielle Ruff were both chosen to be Queen in 2010. Alyssa Romig was Queen in 2008 and Kristy White was Queen in 2009.
May Day and Centennial Queen Kaetlyn Calissi is a senior at Emmaus High School. This was a special year to be chosen because of Alburtis Borough celebrating its centennial.
Alburtis May Day Festival held at Lock Ridge Park
Alburtis holds the annual May Day Festival in Lock Ridge Park.
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