Events Calendar

All Featured Events from 09/22/2014
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.

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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

Unity Rally

Unity Rally

10/07/2014, 6 pm
Hufnagle Park
Fairs & Festivals, Kid’s Events, Lectures and Workshops

Please join CARE, the CommUnity Zone and Bucknell University for a program of spoken word and musical performances by students and staff from Bucknell and the Lewisburg community!  Special guest speaker, Susan Mathias, Chief Executive Officer of Transitions, will speak about Human Trafficking including recent…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

Contra Dance

Contra Dance

10/11/2014, 7:30 to 10:30 pm
Donald Heiter Community Center, 100N 5th Street, Lewisburg
Fairs & Festivals, Live Music, Outdoor Fun & Fitness

The Countryside Contra Dancers welcome everyone  to this month’s Contra Dance on   Saturday October 11,   from 7:30 PM –10:30PM at the Donald Heiter Community Center, 100N 5th Street, in Lewisburg.  This month we have  music by Lux Bridge with Ted Crane calling lively dances.

 

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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

Susquehanna Valley Chorale Performs “The Testament of Freedom”

Susquehanna Valley Chorale Performs “The Testament of Freedom”

10/12/2014, 3 p.m.
Weis Center for the Performing Arts, Bucknell University
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

From Bill Payne, Director of the Susquehanna Valley Chorale:

In light of the recent anniversaries of the Civil War and World War I, it is appropriate that we commemorate our veterans of all wars with two important works to be sung at the Weis Center for…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.

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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

“Plein Air France and Italy at Packwood House” Opening Reception

“Plein Air France and Italy at Packwood House” Opening Reception

11/01/2014 - 11/15/2014, 5pm - 8pm
15 North Water Street
The Arts in Lewisburg

Over 50 original paintings done on site in France and Italy will be featured
in a two-artist show at the Kelly Gallery of the Packwood House Museum, 15
N. Water Street, Lewisburg, PA, in November.  The show, entitled “Plein Air
France and Italy” will feature recent work of…View Event Details