Music Picnic Series – South Hills School of Business & Technology

Music Picnic Series

South Hills School of Business & Technology's 30th Annual Summer Concert Series

You're invited to join us on the North Lawn of our Main Campus for an evening of great music! Pack a picnic supper and grab some lawn chairs or a blanket and bring them to 480 Waupelani Drive in State College.

Admission and parking are free! There's access to indoor restrooms and a drinking fountain. We also have a snack bar with hot dogs and picnic fare – lemonade is still 1₡ a glass!!

Picnic time: 5:00pm • Music: 6:00–7:30pm

Concerts will be held rain or shine.

Performances are typically held outside on our beautiful front lawn but will always be moved inside the school building if it's raining.

2019 Music Picnic Series Schedule of Performers

Concert DatePerformerEvent Description
June 2, 2019Sweet AdelinesJoin us to hear 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 9, 2019CallanishSpend the evening enjoying lively jigs and reels, haunting airs, and rollicking songs from the British Isles.
June 16, 2019Jay Vonada QuartetEnjoy an evening of bluesy, jazzy, swing...cause "It don't mean a thing, if it ain't got that swing!"
June 23, 2019WellspringWellspring's contemporary styling and broad range delivers an inspiring and soulful sound in a wide variety of genres.
June 30, 2019State College Municipal BandHop on the bandwagon and support our very own State College Municipal Band playing all your favorites.
July 7, 2019Deacons of DixielandLiven up your evening with the Deacons' unique style of fun, happy, feel-good Dixieland music. Come prepared to join in with the band.
July 14, 2019No performance scheduledSee you at the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts!
July 21, 2019Keystone Society of SwingJoin us as this 18-piece swing band recreates the sounds of the Big Bands of the past - when swing was king. Don't forget your dancing shoes!
July 28, 2019Van WagnerJoin award-wining Pennsylvania folk singer Van Wagner for an evening of acoustic songs and stories about Pennsylvania natural and cultural heritage. Songs about the Susquehanna River, the Appalachian Mountains, and the people who call them home.
August 4, 2019The Little German BandEnjoy German polkas, waltzes, marches, authentic German folk tunes plus a mix of American dance and novelty tunes.
August 11, 2019Bellefonte Community BandCome on out and welcome our friends from down the road as they play marches, waltzes, and more.
August 18, 2019Zeropoint Big BandThis 16-piece band plays big band pieces by artists such as Stan Kenton, Buddy Rich & Thad Jones, as well as original music.
August 25, 2019Nittany KnightsCome and enjoy an evening of men's A Capella music as they sing traditional and modern arrangements in the barbershop style.
Sponsored by the Mazza Foundation for Education in conjunction with the South Hills School of Business & Technology.