Susquehanna River Valley Music in the Park Concert Schedules

Live Music

June 1, 2018 to September 22, 2018


2018 Music in the Park in the

Susquehanna River Valley


Central Oak Heights Summer Performing Arts Series

Concerts funded, in part, by the Woodcock Foundation for the Appreciation of the Arts. Donations accepted.  Shuttle transportation provided from the parking field to the tabernacle. Central Oak Heights, 75 Heritage Road, West Milton, PA 17886

Friday, June 15 – 6:00 PM                             Middle School Music Camp Concert

Saturday, June 16 – 11:00 AM                       Elementary School Music Camp Concert

Saturday, June 23 – 7:00 PM                          Mid –Penn Band Festival

Saturday, June 30 - 6:30 PM                          Milton Area Community Band

Saturday, July 21 – 10:00-3:00 PM                Acorn Family Festival
                                7:00 PM                          Spencer and the T-Bones (jazz, rock & gospel)

Saturday, July 28 – 7:00 PM                          Sunbury City Band

Saturday, August 11- 7:00 PM                       MusiCraft Celtic Music

Saturday, August 18- 7:00 PM                       Billtown Brass

Saturday, September 1– 7:00 PM                   True Heart Gospel Music      

Danville Summer Concert Series

Sponsored by the Danville Arts Council, every Tuesday evening at 7:00 PM in Memorial Park. If there is inclement weather the concert will be held across the street in Grove Presbyterian Church. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. 

June 5              Van Wagner will be featured for a Good Samaritan Mission fundraiser

June 12            Danville Community Band

June 19            Celtica (a Celtic celebration of the summer solstice)

June 26            Jim McClincy (classic country, gospel and soft rock)

July 3              Such & Such (music of Chrissy Shipe, Suzanne Walzer and friends)

July 10            The Clickard Consortium (cool jazz orchestra)

July 17            Westbranch Barbershop Chorus (classic barbershop harmonies)

July 24            Stars Rising (young local talent)

July 31            Brian Crane and Fred Krug (timeless songs and intricate harmonies)

August 7          Seasoned Sounds Big Band (full sound bank of authentic swing-era tunes)


Elias Center for The Performing Arts

All shows start at 1 PM unless noted otherwise.

June 9                          Rock and Roll Pet Store (live music, magic, puppets, animals)

August 11                    Lolly & Yo-Yo (live music, dancing, movement with parachutes, noodles and other fun stuff)

September 15             FrankenSTEM (help bring the creation to life using STEM principles)

November 3                Exotic Edventures (animals of all sizes and shapes)

December 9                 Stone Soup & Other Heartwarming Stories for the Holidays

Dec. 22 at 7 PM          Christmas in the Parlor with KJ Reimensnyder Wagner, Larry Lawson, Kimbo Reichley, Tom & Jina Rosencrantz and Tom Fladmark

Half of the December 22 ticket sales will be donated to the Mifflinburg Kiwanis to help with their holiday food boxes.

Lewisburg Music in the Park

Every Wednesday June 6 – August 29, 7 PM

June 8              KJ & the FUNshine Band (folk/pop/rock)

June 13            Susquehanna Valley Chorale (film music)

June 20            The Derek Scott Quartet (rock)

June 27*          Penn Central Wind Band (patriotic)

July 4              Rolf Sturm & Rob Henke (jazz)

July 11            Matthew Fries Trio (jazz)

July 18            Karen Nogle & Mark Tomeo (pop/rock/country)

July 25*          River Stage Community Theatre (musical revue)

August 1          Lite Switch (rock)

August 8          Lockport Drifters (bluegrass)

August 15        Across the Pond (Celtic)

August 22*      Westbranch Barbershop Chorus

August 29*      Lewisburg Area High School March Band

Concerts will be held in Hufnagle Park. In the event of rain concerts will be held at the Lewisburg Hotel, 136 Market Street. Concerts marked with an * will be held in the Greenspace Center Auditorium at 815 Market St. Rain information will be announced on the Arts Council’s Facebook page and on local radio. 

Mifflinburg Music in the Park
Concerts are normally held every Thursday night from 7:00 – 8:30 pm. Concerts with an * will be on a different day. Bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating.  For postponements or cancellations, call 570-966-2181, 570-966-1013 or listen to local radio stations.

June 7              Patsy Kline and Friends

June 12*          West Branch Barbershop Chorus

June 14            Seasoned Sounds

June 21            MAHS Rock Band

June 28            The Headliners

July 4*            TBA Fourth of July Concert

July 5              Gift, Troutman & Gift

July 12            The Shoreliners

July 19            Sunbury City Band

July 20*          TBA Blueberries & Bluegrass Festival

July 26            NO CONCERT

August 2          KJ & Sweet Nothings

August 9          Musicraft (Larry Mitchell)

Millersburg Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art DeSoto Amphitheater

June 9              Pentagon (six-piece show band that plays rock ‘n’ roll and R&B)

July 14            Cruise Control (rock, pop and soulful jazz) and opener No Last Call (street band)

July 20 & 21   Shakespeare in the Woods

August 4          After Hours Band (17 piece swing orchestra)

August 11        Kilmaine Saints (Celtic Rock Band)

September 22  Shotgunn (rock and funk hits from the ’60s and ’70s)

Milton Music in the Park

TIME – The Improved Milton Experience will hold its annual Music in the Park Series at Lincoln Park, by the river in the heart of downtown Milton, every Thurs. evening 6:30-8:00 PM. Food and drinks will be on sale.

June 14            Milltown Blues

June 21            Billy Kelly with a Band

June 28            McNetts

July 5              Pearl and Ivory

July 12            Odyssey

July 19            Brian And Kimbo

July 26            Crave

August 2          Joe Murray Band

August 9          KJ Reimensnyder Wagner

August 16        Doug McMinn Blues Band


“Summertime at The Gazebo” Concert Series
7:00-8:30 PM

Pump House Park, 116 E. Snyder Street – Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy the sounds of Now & Then. In case of inclement weather, the concert will be held at The REC – 429 Eighth Street, Selinsgrove.

June 12            The Shoreliners

June 19            Danville Community Band

June 26            Seasoned Sounds

July 3              Spirit of Swing

July 10             Strawberry Ridge

July 17            Vic Boris & Sound Expression

July 24             Sunbury City Band

July 31            The Falling Rockerzz

August 7          Musicraft

August 14       The Shoreliners


Selinsgrove “An Evening of Gospel Music” Community Outdoor Concert Series

Selinsgrove Church of the Nazarene parking lot, Sassafras St.

Wednesday evenings June 13 through August 8. All concerts begin at 7:00 pm.

June 13            True Heart

June 20            Jeremy Goodling

July 11             The Needhams

July 18             ForWard Ministries

July 25             Saving Grace Band

August 1         The Robatins

August 8          Mark Cable        


Selinsgrove Rudy Gelnett Summer Music Series

The Rudy Gelnett Summer Music Series is an all summer event which hosts a wide variety of live music from Blues to Jazz to Rock. Every Thursday from 6:30-8:00 pm at the Commons in downtown Selinsgrove, PA one band will be performing. Bring a lawn chair and join us for a summer of beautiful music!

June 7              The Doug McMinn Blues Band

June 14            Burgess, Stetz & James

June 21            PA Crude

June 28            Blue River Spell

July 5              Gabe Stillman & the Billtown Giants

July 12            Becky Blue Band

July 19            Spencer & the T-Bones

July 26            Ann Kerstetter Band

August 2          Nate Myers & the Aces

August 9          Runaway Stroller

August 16        Van Wagner


Shamokin Music in the Park-
A Summer Concert Series

Concert times are 7-9 pm.  Food stands open at 6 pm. Held at Claude E. Kehler Memorial Park.

May 26            After Hours Big Band

June 3              Lite Switch

June 13            Keep Out Brass Band

June 16            Lunasea

June 30            Memory Lane (joint venture with band boosters)

July 4              Kevin Ball & the Breakers with Fireworks (raindate July 8)

July 11            Mark Sosnoskie

July 12            R.A.T.L.

July 25            Our Shamokin Band

August 1          Sunbury City Band

August 4          Double Talk

August 8          The Shoreliners

August 18        Bob Randall

September 1    Geof Levan

September 16  Lite Switch

September 22  Upper Cutt

Food and craft vendors will be available. All concerts are free and will be held rain or shine. Sponsored by the city of Shamokin and William Milbrand, Mayor. Entertainment fees paid by the city recreation fund.


Shikellamy State Park

Friends of Shilellamy State Park Marina Concerts 11am-1pm

Brunch at the Marina

June 3-             Food:  The Hotel Edison        Music: Nate and the Aces

July 1-                          Food:  Townside Garden Café   Music:  Organ East Trio

August 12-         Food:  McGuigan’s                          Music:  Runaway Stroller

Friends of Shikellamy State Park Overlook Concerts 6:30-8:30pm


Overlook Concert

June 14-           Wine:   Fero Winery                           Music: Frank Wicher Band

July 12-                       Wine:  Shade Mountain          Music:  Heartland Drive

August 9-        Wine:  Spyglass Winery         Music:  Ann Kerstetter Band



Sunbury Music in Cameron Park & Riverfront Movie Series
Music in the Park at Cameron Park.

July 3rd  ~ Juliette Kheyfets

July 10th  ~ Jim “the Singing Mailman” McClincy

July 17th  ~ Blue River Spell

July 24th  ~ Kenny Jenkins

July 31st  ~ Brandon Barnhart

August 7th ~ 4 Brick Stop  Also National Night Out in Cameron Park

August 14th  ~ Odyssey

August 21st  ~  Galactica Sound

All shows are from 7 pm to 8:30 pm.

Weather permitting.

Remember to bring your lawn chairs!

Music in Cameron Park sponsored by the Degenstein Community Library

Friday, July 6, 6:30pm,  KJ Reimensnyder-Wagner
Friday, July 20, 6:30pm,  Codi & Joe Show
Friday, August 10, 6:30pm,  Iron Ukulele Benders
Monday, August 27, 6:30pm, Sunbury City Band

Sunbury Movies on the River

Come out to the Sunbury Riverfront Park for a night of family fun with our Movies on the River summer series. The craft fair, activities and food concessions start at 6pm.  The movies start at dusk.  Be sure to bring your chairs and blankets and join us along the Susquehanna river for a fun movie night!

Movie Dates:

June 21st – Ferdinand

July 25th – Home Alone

August 8th – The Sandlot

August 17th – TO BE ANNOUNCED **
** This movie will be held Friday night during the Sunbury River Festival. Check back soon to find out what the movie will be! Remember to bring your lawn chairs. All performances are weather permitting.

Watsontown Music in the Park

Music in the Park will be held the third Wednesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. at Watsontown Canal Boat Pavilion.

May 23 - Bill Kelly with A Band (Acoustic/Alt. Country/rootsy-ish)

June 27 - Michael Irvine (note date change due to rain)

July 25 - Ruff Life (old country, new country, 50s & 60s rock & roll)

August 15 - Milltown Blues




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Upcoming Live Music Events

Watsontown Music in the Park

May 23, 2018 to August 15, 2018

Music in the Park will be held the third Wednesday of each month in Watsontown.

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Central Oak Heights Summer Music Series

May 27, 2018 to September 1, 2018

This series offers a wide variety of excellent concerts throughout the summer season, both sacred and secular. Community bands, choruses, ensembles, and soloists are the featured performers.

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Friends of Shikellamy State Park Music Series

June 3, 2018 to August 9, 2018

Come enjoy live music along the mighty Susquehanna River.

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