Fire Carnivals and 4th of July Musical Fireworks!

By June 28, 2019 Around the Area, Music

Here is a listing of Altoona area live music happenings for the weekend and week of Friday, June 28 through Thursday, July 4.

For outdoor shows, in the event of inclement weather, please call or use social media to check ahead to make sure the show is still taking place, especially if you are driving any distance to attend.

Check out and support the area live music! And if you celebrate heavily while doing so, please designate a sober driver or call a taxi to get you home.

FRIDAY 6/28:

Black Ridge PABG at Railroad City Brewing Company, Altoona (starts 4 p.m.)

“Friday Wine Down” with Kel Marie (starts 6 p.m., free admission)

Rogan Allen at Trianon Bar & Grille, Altoona (starts 7 p.m.)

Triple Threat at Heidelberg Country Club, Altoona (starts 7 p.m.)

Matt Pletcher & Co. at Buccinese Society, Altoona (on the patio, starts 9 p.m.)

Jampact at Bavarian Aid Society, Altoona (starts 8 p.m.)

Back in the Day at Newburg Fire Association Social Hall, Altoona (starts 8 p.m.)

Scottie Scott at Blue Knob Clubhouse, Blue Knob Ski Resort (starts 6 p.m.)

Grace Fala at Stone Town Cafe & Gallery, Huntingdon (starts 6 p.m.)

Bruce Schettig at Woody Lodge Winery, Ashville (starts 6:30 p.m.)

Coltt Winter Lepley at Tre Ragazzi, Cresson (starts 7 p.m.)

Rewynd at Patton VFW, Patton (starts 9:30 p.m.)

Jam Night at The Grove, Belsano (starts 8 p.m.)

SATURDAY NIGHT 6/29:

Hate Grenade, Behind the Grey and 2BB at McGarvey’s, Altoona (starts 9 p.m.)

Zac Grace at Altoona Grand Hotel, Altoona (starts 9 p.m.)

Lauren & Joe (with guests from Flight 19) at Buccinese Society, Altoona (starts 8 p.m.)

Washington Slept Here at Newburg Fire Association Social Hall, Altoona (starts 9 p.m.)

Matt Wagner at U.S. Hotel, Hollidaysburg (starts 8 p.m.)

Star 69 at Friendship Village (Relay for Life), Bedford (starts 7 p.m.)

Jackson Monsour at “Fireworks on the Lake,” Shawnee State Park, Schellsburg (starts 7 p.m., fireworks afterward)

Ron “Music Man” Balestino at Woody Lodge Winery, Ashville (starts 6:30 p.m.)

53 South at Lilly Firemen’s Carnival, Lilly (starts 8 p.m.)

Crawdad Joe at Castle Pub, Ebensburg (starts 10 p.m.)

SUNDAY NIGHT 6/30:

The Backyard Rockers at Valley View County Park Amphitheater, Altoona (starts 5 p.m.)

Felix & the Hurricanes at Black & Gold Tavern, Altoona (starts 9 p.m.)

Chris Woodward & Shindiggin’ at Lake Raystown Resort, Entriken (starts 7:30 p.m., fireworks afterward)

MONDAY NIGHT 7/1:

Asbury Lane at Tavern 27 (Park Hills Country Club), Altoona (starts 7 p.m.)

53 South at Cresson Firemen’s Carnival, Cresson (starts 7:30 p.m.)

Felix & the Hurricanes at Columbia Fire Company Firemen’s Fair, Osceola Mills (starts 8 p.m.)

TUESDAY NIGHT 7/2:

Felix & the Hurricanes at Cresson Firemen’s Carnival, Cresson (starts 7:30 p.m.)

WEDNESDAY NIGHT 7/3:

Casey Gray & Tyler Shultz at Lakemont Park (C2 Trolley House), Altoona (starts 5 p.m.)

Open Mic Night at Unter Uns Musical & Entertainment Society, Altoona (starts 8 p.m.)

White Shadow at Patton Italian Club, Patton (starts 7 p.m.)

The Sharptones at Cresson Firemen’s Carnival, Cresson (starts 7:30 p.m.)

Velveeta at Columbia Fire Company Firemen’s Fair, Osceola Mills (starts 8 p.m.)

THURSDAY 7/4 (INDEPENDENCE DAY):

Central Pennsylvania 4th Fest, State College (free admission, fireworks at 9:15 p.m.):

– Towne Square Stage: 3:30 p.m. – Jason Adams, 5 p.m. – Haystack Lightning, 6:30 p.m. – Kristi Jean & Her Ne’er Do Wells, 8 p.m. – Gabe Stillman Band

– Centre Stage: 4 p.m. – Swamp Root, 7:30 p.m. – The Weaklings

– Founders Mall Acoustic Stage: 4 p.m. – ESP, 5 p.m. – Dale Keller, 6 p.m. – Corner Brothers, 7 p.m. – Sgt. Bob Timney, 8 p.m. – Tommy Wareham

Zach Wade & the Good Grief at Lakemont Park, Altoona (starts 3 p.m.)

Stephanie & the Wild Hearts at Lakemont Park, Altoona (starts 7 p.m., fireworks afterward)

Steve Summerhill at Jethro’s, Altoona (starts 7 p.m.)

Star 69 at Fort Bedford Museum, Bedford (starts 6 p.m.)

White Shadow and friends at Patton Park, Patton (starts 1 p.m., free admission, benefits Patton Public Library)

Tombstone at Cresson Firemen’s Carnival, Cresson (starts 7:30 p.m.)

(NOTE: More shows may be added to this list as information becomes available. Feel free to check back.)

To report additional shows or corrections to this listing, email information to jptheprofessor@gmail.com. Deadline to submit information for the initial posting is each Friday morning at 9 a.m.

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