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Sons and nephew of Cream celebrate band’s 50th anniversary at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Oct. 14

Sons and nephew of Cream celebrate band’s 50th anniversary at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Oct. 14

From a press release: 50 years since the debut album of Cream, the bloodlines of that hallowed trio of musicians will come together to pay tribute to Cream’s legendary music in a world tour that comes to Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Sunday, Oct. 14 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $20 in advance […]

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Soft rock duo Air Supply performs at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Nov. 11

Soft rock duo Air Supply performs at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Nov. 11

From a press release: It was announced today that Australian soft rock duo Air Supply, known for hits like “The One That You Love,” “All Out of Love,” “Making Love Out of Nothing at All,” “Lost in Love,” “Every Woman in the World,” and “Even the Nights Are Better,” will perform at Penn’s Peak in […]

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Lake Street Dive plays free WXPN concert at Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on June 19

Lake Street Dive plays free WXPN concert at Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on June 19

From a press release: Philadelphia public radio station WXPN 88.5 FM, heard at 91.9 FM in the Poconos and Northwestern New Jersey and on 104.9 in the Lehigh Valley, is bringing New York indie jazz/soul band Lake Street Dive to the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg for a special free concert on Tuesday, June 19. Doors […]

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Rock ‘n’ roll legend Johnny Rivers performs at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 2

Rock ‘n’ roll legend Johnny Rivers performs at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 2

From a press release: Edd Raineri, host of “The Beatledd Fab Four Hour” on King’s College radio station 88.5 WRKC-FM in Wilkes-Barre, will present the legendary, Grammy Award-winning rock singer/songwriter Johnny Rivers at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Sunday, Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which are $55.50, $63.50, $69.50, and $85, plus […]

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Comedian Sebastian Maniscalco returns to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Sept. 14

Comedian Sebastian Maniscalco returns to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Sept. 14

From a press release: Comedian, actor, and bestselling author Sebastian Maniscalco recently wrapped the spring leg of his Stay Hungry 2018 Tour with five sold-out shows at New York’s iconic Radio City Music Hall. People Magazine’s “The comedian’s comedian” broke the historic venue’s record with his appearances, ranking him the highest-grossing comedy weekend in their […]

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SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Dilly and Spice (lop-eared rabbits) and Mouse (tuxedo cat)

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Dilly and Spice (lop-eared rabbits) and Mouse (tuxedo cat)

Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge teams up with NEPA Scene every week for Shelter Sunday, a post that features dogs, cats, and occasionally some surprises up for adoption in the hopes of finding them a loving home. Blue Chip Farm (974 Lockville Rd., Dallas) is a no-kill shelter, a place where no animal is too […]

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Avenged Sevenfold, Limp Bizkit, and Papa Roach headline Rock Allegiance festival in Camden on Oct. 6

Avenged Sevenfold, Limp Bizkit, and Papa Roach headline Rock Allegiance festival in Camden on Oct. 6

From a press release: Tickets went on sale today for Monster Energy Rock Allegiance, which returns to the Philadelphia area on Saturday, Oct. 6. Now in its fourth year, the festival will present a massive lineup of bands at the BB&T Pavilion and Wiggins Waterfront Park in Camden, New Jersey, led by Avenged Sevenfold, Limp […]

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New IHOP restaurant opens in Wilkes-Barre on May 14 with ribbon cutting ceremony

New IHOP restaurant opens in Wilkes-Barre on May 14 with ribbon cutting ceremony

From a press release: With the long-awaited Northeastern Pennsylvania location of IHOP finally built and ready to open its doors, the Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce will celebrate the grand opening of IHOP’s new Wilkes-Barre restaurant with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday, May 14 at 7 a.m. IHOP, also known as the International House […]

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NEPA Philharmonic introduces new music director and 2018-19 season in Scranton on May 16

NEPA Philharmonic introduces new music director and 2018-19 season in Scranton on May 16

From a press release: The Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic will introduce new Music Director Dr. Mélisse Brunet and announce its 2018-2019 season of full orchestra concerts, chamber concerts, and educational programs at The Colonnade in downtown Scranton on Wednesday, May 16 at 6 p.m. This relaunch of the orchestra’s main stage concerts follows a season of […]

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VIDEO: Hersheypark Stadium dismantles concert stage; new stage ready for Memorial Day weekend

VIDEO: Hersheypark Stadium dismantles concert stage; new stage ready for Memorial Day weekend

Hersheypark Stadium has hosted many huge outdoor concerts on its current stage, but after two decades, it was time for an upgrade. Hershey Entertainment & Resorts partnered with Live Nation to build a “brand new, state-of-the-art stage” for performers and fans alike in 2018. Disassembly began in late March, and construction of the new stage […]