PPL Tower Lighting Calendar

Lighting our Community

PPL Corporation partners with many organizations to raise awareness about events and issues important to our community. One way we do this is by lighting the iconic PPL Tower Building in Downtown Allentown in honor of different causes. To learn more or to submit a lighting request for your event, visit www.pplweb.com/tower-lighting.

Today’s Lights

PPL’s signature blue.

PPL's signature blue.

Upcoming Lights


June 26-30

Blue and Yellow in recognition of Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index award for PPL.

Full Calendar

Please note if a date is not listed, the building will be lit in PPL’s signature blue.

June 2017
June 14 Blue and Red in honor of Flag Day.
May 2017
May 26-29 Blue and Red in honor of Memorial Day.
May 8-12 Red to celebrate Salvation Army Week.
May 1-7 Orange to raise awareness of Bladder Cancer.
April 2017
Apr. 22-28 Green to celebrate Earth Day.
Apr. 21 Orange to celebrate the Phantoms’ playoffs.
Apr. 18-20 Blue to help raise awareness about child abuse and to educate communities on how to prevent it.
Apr. 14-17 Purple and yellow to celebrate Easter.
Apr. 9-13 Light Blue to raise awareness of Esophageal Cancer.
Apr. 2-8 Teal to help raise awareness about sexual violence and to educate communities on how to prevent it.
March 2017
Mar. 20-26 Blue and Yellow to raise awareness of World Down Syndrome Day.
Mar. 17 Green to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day.
February 2017
Feb. 20 Blue and Red in honor of Presidents’ Day.
Feb. 13-14 Red and Pink to celebrate Valentine’s Day.
January 2017
Jan. 6 Red in honor of Three Kings’ Day.
Jan. 2-5 PPL’s traditional holiday display.
Jan. 1 Blue for Hanukkah.
December 2016
Dec. 24-31 Blue for Hanukkah.
Dec. 1-23 PPL’s traditional holiday display.
November 2016
Nov. 23-30 PPL’s traditional holiday display.
Nov. 17-22 Purple to raise awareness of March of Dimes and Prematurity Awareness Month.
Nov. 11 Green in honor of Veterans Day and the Greenlight a Vet initiative.
Nov. 7-10 Orange for Color The World Orange, an annual event to bring awareness to Complex Regional Pain Syndrome.
Nov. 1-6 Purple to raise awareness of Epilepsy Awareness Month.
October 2016
Oct. 26-31 Purple to raise awareness of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
Oct. 17-24 Yellow to commemorate Lights on After School, raising awareness of the importance of providing urban youth with after-school programming.
Oct. 1-7 Pink to raise awareness of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
September 2016
Sept. 11-18 Yellow to raise awareness of Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month.
Sept. 2-5 Blue and Red in honor of Labor Day.
Month of September Blue and Yellow in support of this year’s United Way campaign.
July 2016
July 1-4 Blue and Red in honor of Independence Day.
May 2016
May 27-30 Blue and Red in honor of Memorial Day.
May 12-17 Purple and Yellow for the 2016 Da Vinci Science Center Hall of Fame Gala presented by PPL.
April 2016
Apr. 15-17 Green and Yellow in honor of Allentown Central Catholic’s 90th anniversary.
Apr. 8-14 Teal to help raise awareness about sexual violence and to educate communities on how to prevent it.
March 2016
Mar. 25-28 Purple and yellow to celebrate Easter and recognize the iconic and locally-produced PEEPS®.
Mar. 22-24 Yellow and Red for Brussels.
Mar. 17 Green to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day.
Mar. 7-13 Red for the American Red Cross in honor of Red Cross Month — honoring the nation’s everyday heroes and volunteers.
February 2016
Feb. 15 Blue and Red in honor of Presidents’ Day.
Feb. 13-14 Red and Pink to celebrate Valentine’s Day.
Feb. 1-12 Red to raise awareness of heart disease.
January 2016
Jan. 6 Red in honor of Three Kings’ Day.
Jan. 1-5 Green and Red for PPL’s traditional holiday display.
December 2015
Dec. 15-31 Green and Red for PPL’s traditional holiday display.
Dec. 7-14 Blue for Hanukkah.
Dec. 1-6 Green and Red for PPL’s traditional holiday display.
November 2015
Nov. 27-30 Green and Red for PPL’s traditional holiday display.
Nov. 20-26 Purple to raise awareness of March of Dimes and Prematurity Awareness Month.
Nov. 13-19 Red and Blue for Paris.
Nov. 11-12 Green in honor of Veterans Day and the Greenlight a Vet initiative.
Nov. 2 Orange to raise awareness of RSD Disease.
October 2015
Oct. 1-31 Pink to raise awareness of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.