Events Calendar

All Featured Events from 07/25/2014
Music in the Park

Music in the Park

06/11/2014 - 08/20/2014, 7:00 pm
Hufnagle Park, Downtown Lewisburg
Kid’s Events, Live Music, Outdoor Fun & Fitness, The Arts in Lewisburg

MUSIC IN THE PARK

The free concerts will be held on Wednesdays at 7:oo pm in Hufnagle Park (Market Street, between 5th and 6th Streets) in downtown Lewisburg.   Please note the time change to a 7:00 p.m. start; that’s 30 minutes earlier in hopes more families…View Event Details

BrewBQues Music Festival

BrewBQues Music Festival

07/26/2014, 2-6 pm
Downtown Lewisburg
Fairs & Festivals, Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

Lewisburg BrewBQue Music Festival
Downtown Lewisburg, July 26 2-6 p.m
Beer tasting, barbeque, live music, root beer garden, kids’ festival and sidewalk sales throughout beautiful, historic downtown Lewisburg from 6th Street to the Susquehanna River on Market Street (PA State Route 45)

 
Beer Garden Wristbands Will Be Available…View Event Details

Packwood to Hold Kids’ Drawing Workshop

Packwood to Hold Kids’ Drawing Workshop

07/29/2014, 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Packwood House Museum
In-Store Events, Kid’s Events, Lectures and Workshops, The Arts in Lewisburg

Packwood House Museum is pleased to announce that the next session in its series of summer kids’ workshops, “Creative Doodling,” will be held on Tuesday, July 29th, from 10:30 a.m. until noon. Make your doodles do more – learn the craft of filling the entire…View Event Details

Slavic Soul Party (FREE – WORLD MUSIC/BRASS BAND)

Slavic Soul Party (FREE – WORLD MUSIC/BRASS BAND)

09/05/2014, 6 pm
Weis Center Plaza
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

September 5
6 p.m.
Outside on the Weis Center Plaza
Rain Location: Weis Center Lobby

FREE! Tickets not required.

Fiery Balkan brass, throbbing funk grooves, Gypsy accordion wizardry, and virtuoso jazz chops: Slavic Soul Party is just what it says. These nine musicians have created an acoustic mash-up of Balkan…View Event Details

Guy Davis Trio (FREE – BLUES)

Guy Davis Trio (FREE – BLUES)

09/10/2014, 7:30 pm
Weis Center Lobby
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

September 10
7:30 p.m.
Weis Center Lobby

FREE! Tickets not required.

Whether Guy Davis is appearing on “Late Night With Conan O’Brien” or nationally syndicated radio programs such as Garrison Keillor’s, “A Prairie Home Companion”, “Mountain Stage” or David Dye’s “World Café”, in front of 15,000 people or teaching…View Event Details

Discover Lewisburg!

Discover Lewisburg!

09/19/2014, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Campus Theatre

A welcome event for the public, especially new residents, employees and anyone who wants to explore Market Street, Lewisburg.  The many organizations and attractions that make Lewisburg a wonderful place to be will be located downtown for the evening to share information and answer questions,…View Event Details

Narek Arutyunian, Clarinet and Yekwon Sunwoo, Piano (FREE – CLASSICAL)

Narek Arutyunian, Clarinet and Yekwon Sunwoo, Piano (FREE – CLASSICAL)

09/21/2014, 2 pm
Weis Center Lobby
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

September 21
Weis Center Lobby
FREE! Tickets not required.

Clarinetist Narek Arutyunian is an artist who “reaches passionate depths with seemingly effortless technical prowess and beguiling sensitivity” (The Washington Post).  As a Winner of the 2010 Young Concert Artists (YCA) International Auditions, he was presented in YCA’s Rhoda…View Event Details

North Mississippi Allstars (BLUES/ROCK AND ROLL)

North Mississippi Allstars (BLUES/ROCK AND ROLL)

09/26/2014, 7:30 pm
Weis Center
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

September 26
7:30 p.m.
Weis Center

Brothers Luther and Cody Dickinson formed North Mississippi Allstars in 1996. Luther (guitar, vocals) and Cody (drums, vocals) pioneered their own brand of blues-infused rock and roll after soaking up the music of their father, Memphis legend Jim Dickinson.

The North Mississippi Allstars…View Event Details

Brentano String Quartet (CLASSICAL)

Brentano String Quartet (CLASSICAL)

10/04/2014, 7:30 pm
Weis Center
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

October 4
7:30 p.m.
Weis Center

Since its inception in 1992, the Brentano String Quartet has appeared throughout the world to popular and critical acclaim. “Passionate, uninhibited and spellbinding,” raves the London Independent; the New York Times extols its “luxuriously warm sound yearning lyricism”; the Philadelphia Inquirer…View Event Details

Tri Minh’s Quartet, Sounds from Hanoi (FREE – ELECTRONIC/NEW MUSIC)

Tri Minh’s Quartet, Sounds from Hanoi (FREE – ELECTRONIC/NEW MUSIC)

10/08/2014, 7:30 pm
Weis Center Lobby
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

On tour as part of CenterStage™
October 8
7:30 p.m.
Weis Center Lobby

FREE! Tickets not required.

Sophisticated, versatile and lithe, Tri Minh’s Quartet binds electronica, acoustic instruments, and traditional Vietnamese motifs in a program of collaborative and improvised works. The Quartet includes: Trí Minh, piano, and electronics, Phạm Trà…View Event Details

18th Annual Woolly Worm Festival and Prognostication

18th Annual Woolly Worm Festival and Prognostication

10/11/2014, 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Hufnagle Park
Fairs & Festivals, Kid’s Events, Live Music, Outdoor Fun & Fitness

Since 1997, Lewisburg Pennsylvania has been home to the famously wacky Woolly Worm Festival. Held each year in Hufnagle Park, the festival attracts hundreds of eager spectators who gather in excitement and urgency for the Winter Weather Prognostication. At this time, a team of highly…View Event Details

Preservation Hall Jazz Band with Allen Toussaint (NEW ORLEANS JAZZ)

Preservation Hall Jazz Band with Allen Toussaint (NEW ORLEANS JAZZ)

10/17/2014, 7:30 pm
Weis Center
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

October 17
7:30 p.m.
Weis Center

Preservation Hall Jazz Band and New Orleans icon Allen Toussaint will join forces for the first time ever for an evening of legendary music making. Preservation Hall was founded in 1961 to promote traditional New Orleans jazz in all its authenticity.

Allen Toussaint…View Event Details

The Stray Birds (AMERICANA/FOLK)

The Stray Birds (AMERICANA/FOLK)

10/22/2014, 7:30 pm
Campus Theatre
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

October 22
7:30 p.m.
Campus Theatre, 413 Market Street, Lewisburg

Drawing upon the richness of American folk music traditions, the signature power of The Stray Birds sound lies in outstanding songwriting spun with a stirring subtlety and grace. The Stray Birds were born of a compelling collaboration between…View Event Details

Mark Morris Dance Group (MODERN DANCE)

Mark Morris Dance Group (MODERN DANCE)

10/24/2014, 7:30 pm
Weis Center
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

October 24
7:30 p.m.
Weis Center

The Mark Morris Dance Group (MMDG) is noted for its commitment to live music, a feature of every performance on its international touring schedule since 1996. MMDG was formed in 1980 and in 1986 it made its first national television program for…View Event Details

Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion “Pavement” (MODERN DANCE)

Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion “Pavement” (MODERN DANCE)

10/28/2014, 7:30 pm
Weis Center
The Arts in Lewisburg

October 28
7:30 p.m.
Weis Center

Kyle Abraham is a choreographer and dancer and 2013 MacArthur Fellow. With diverse training in music, visual art, and dance—and breathtaking skill as a performer—Abraham’s highly physical dance vocabulary reflects the youthful energy of the hip-hop and urban dance he encountered in…View Event Details

Sam Bush Band (HOMECOMING – BLUEGRASS)

Sam Bush Band (HOMECOMING – BLUEGRASS)

10/31/2014, 7:30 pm
Weis Center
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

October 31
7:30 p.m.
Weis Center

Co-sponsored by Bucknell University’s Office of Alumni Relations

Grammy Award winning multi-instrumentalist Sam Bush doesn’t seem old enough to be a musical legend. And he’s not. But he is. Alternately known as the King of Telluride and the King of Newgrass, Bush has…View Event Details

Stroll Through the Arts Weekend

11/07/2014 - 11/08/2014
Downtown Lewisburg
Fairs & Festivals, In-Store Events, Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

Stroll through the Arts and Dance to the Music.  For details, please visit www.lewisburgartscoucil.com

Nellie McKay and Turtle Island Quartet (CONTEMP. CLASSICAL/MUSIC OF THE 1920s)

Nellie McKay and Turtle Island Quartet (CONTEMP. CLASSICAL/MUSIC OF THE 1920s)

11/07/2014, 7:30 pm
Weis Center
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

“A Flower is a Lovesome Thing”

November 7
7:30 p.m.
Weis Center

Singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, Nellie McKay joins forces with the two time GRAMMY award winning Turtle Island Quartet to present a delightfully kaleidoscopic view of the music of Billie Holiday, Billy Strayhorn, and the Weimar cabaret of…View Event Details