28th Annual Music Picnic Series


North Lawn of South Hills
480 Waupelani Drive
State College, PA 16801


Picnic time: 5pm
Music: 6–7:30pm


Picnic Supper
Chairs & Blankets


Drinking Fountain
Great Entertainment
Lemonade still 1₡ a glass!! Join us at the snack bar for hot dogs and picnic fare.

Concerts will be held rain or shine. Concerts are typically held outside on our beautiful front lawn but will always be moved inside the school if it rains.

June 4, 2017
Sweet Adelines
Join us for some of the favorite songs from the last 80 years done in the ringing chords of barbershop harmony by the award winning Altoona Chorus of Sweet Adelines.
June 11, 2017
Keystone Society of Swing
Join us as our 18-piece swing band recreates the sounds of the big bands of the past - when swing was king. Don’t forget your dance shoes!
June 18, 2017
Jay Vonada Quartet
Enjoy an evening of bluesy, jazzy, swing...cause “It don’t mean a thing, if it ain’t got that swing.”
June 25, 2017
Rick Hirsch 4
This instrumental foursome interprets rock and pop music through their unique filter of post-bop and modal jazz, drum-and-bass, and R&B.
July 2, 2017
Bellefonte Community Band
Come on out & welcome our friends from down the road!! Marches, waltzes, & more.
July 9, 2017
Nittany Knights
The “Nittany Knights” will harmonize your evening with barbershop music and a sing-along.
July 16, 2017 See you at the Arts Festival!
July 23, 2017
State College Municipal Band
Hop on the band wagon & support our very own State College Municipal Band playing all your favorites.
July 30, 2017
Wagner Goldstein Jazz Project
Jazz standards from the swing era, be-bop and contemporary tunes, from artists such as Billy Strayhorn, Bill Evans, Miles Davis and Wayne Shorter.
August 6, 2017
The Little German Band
Enjoy German polkas, waltzes, marches, authentic German folk tunes plus a mix of American dance and novelty tunes.
August 13, 2017
Jackie Brown & the Gill Street Band
Come and enjoy this 9-piece funk, soul and R & B band with the hardest working 4 pc. horn section east of the Mississippi...and of course, the amazing vocals of Jackie Brown.
August 20, 2017
Tommy Wareham & The Intrigues
You'll be amazed at how Tommy Wareham & the Intrigues can get a crowd's toes tapping to the beat.
August 27, 2017
Zeropoint Big Band
This 16-piece band plays big band pieces by artists such as Stan Kenton, Buddy Rich & Thad Jones, as well as original music.