Ned Smith Center for Nature and Arts Entertainment Schedule 2022

Live Music

August 12, 2022 to October 8, 2022

Ned Smith Center Amphitheater

Desoto Amphitheater

The DeSoto Amphitheater for the Performing Arts is an expression of the Ned Smith Center’s mission to merge the worlds of nature and the arts. At the DeSoto Amphitheater, the arts have a home surrounded by the tranquil beauty of the Ned Smith Center lands.

Doors open at 6 p.m., performances begin at 7:30p.m., unless otherwise noted.

Please bring your favorite outdoor seating. Our friends at Peace of Mind Café and Rollin' Smoke Mobile BBQ, Broad Mountain Winery and The Winery at Hunters Valley will be selling food and drinks at the shows so make sure to come thirsty, hungry and ready to enjoy a night of music underneath the stars!

Our 2022 Schedule is our biggest yet and we're unbelievably excited to bring these musicians to the mountains of central PA!

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Upcoming Live Music Events

Julie Fowlis (Scottish Folk)

October 6, 2022

On stage at the Weis Center for Performing Arts, Julie Fowlis is a multi-award-winning Gaelic singer who is deeply influenced by her early upbringing in Scotland’s Outer Hebridean island of North Uist. With a career spanning five studio albums and numerous high profile collaborations, her “crystalline” and “intoxicating” vocals have enchanted audiences around the world.

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Scottish Chamber Orchestra feat. Violinist Nicola Benedetti (Classical)

October 14, 2022

While at the Weis Center for Performing Arts, the internationally celebrated Scottish Chamber Orchestra (SCO) will perform: Anna Clyne’s “Stride;” Max Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26, and Felix Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56, “Scottish.”

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LOVE World Premier - Susquehanna Valley Chorale

October 23, 2022

The SVC’s 22-23 season opens with the world premiere of a new commission called LOVE, written by SVC Music Director and Conductor William Payn.

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