Thursday, February 11, 2016
     

Penn's Peak

Monday, July 15, 2013

Phil Lesh, a founding member of the Grateful Dead Band, is the next performer on the grand stage of Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe.

The concert will be held Wednesday, July 24.

Lesh played bass guitar with the Grateful Dead throughout their 30 year career.

Ticket sales are brisk for this concert and there exists a good possibility it could be a sellout.

Friday, July 12, 2013

It's going to be a very busy weekend at Penn's Peak.

Three events are scheduled. They are:

Ÿ Tonight - 7 Bridges, the Ultimate Eagles Tribute Band, 8 p.m. Tickets are $22 at the door.

Ÿ Saturday - Raymond the Amish Comic, 8 p.m. Opening is guest comedian Chipps Cooney. Tickets are $20 at the door. This event contains adult humor.

Ÿ Sunday - Arrival, the music of Abba, 8 p.m. Tickets $22 and $27.

Thursday, June 27, 2013
The rock band TESLA will be performing in concert at 8 p.m. Friday at Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe.

The summer line-up is in full swing at Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe, featuring all genres of concerts as well as weekly deck parties.

Tonight, it's vintage pop as the "Happy Together" tour stops at the venue. The concert starts at 8 p.m. and features The Turtles, Gary Lewis & the Playboys, Gary Puckett & the Union Gap, Mark Lindsay, former lead singer of Paul Revere & the Raiders, and Chuck Negron, formerly of Three Dog Night.

Tomorrow night, the rock band Tesla will be on the spacious stage.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Eddie and Flo of The Turtles

One of the finest assemblages of oldies groups has occurred with the "Happy Together Tour."

There's Eddie and Flo of the Turtles, Gary Lewis & the Playboys, Gary Puckett & The Union Gap, Mark Lindsay, former lead singer of Paul Revere, and Chuck Negron, formerly of Three Dog Night.

Tomorrow night, the Happy Together Tour makes a stop at Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe with showtime at 8 p.m. Tickets are $39 and $44.

Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Country singer Josh Turner is making a return appearance to Penn's Peak on Sept. 26.

You might remember the 60s hits "Times of the Season," "She's Not There," and "Tell Her No."

They were hits by the British band, The Zombies.

The Zombies, featuring Colin Blunstone and Rod Argent, will be making an appearance at Penn's Peak tomorrow night at 8 p.m. Tickets are $27.

"Last year," says Blunstone, "we played in the UK, US, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Holland, Japan and the Philippines. It was incredible."

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Satisfaction, a Rolling Stones tribute band, will be performing Friday night at Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe.

The event begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $20.

Satisfaction is the international touring tribute show dedicated to the "World's Greatest Rock & Roll Band."

The show has been in production and touring since 2001 with over 1600 performance dates to its credit. It is the only full time touring show of it's kind in the world.

Friday, March 22, 2013

Two concerts are scheduled this weekend at Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe.

Tonight, Jefferson Starship will be on stage at 8 p.m.

The band is a spinoff from Jefferson Airplane.

Tickets are $27.

On Saturday night, pop idol Bobby Vinton makes a return appearance at the local venue.

Bobby Vinton, a Canonsburg, Pa. native, is not only a popular and extremely talented singer, but also a theatre owner, movie star, multi-instrumentalist and the host of a highly rated network variety show.

Saturday, March 2, 2013
Think summer at Penn's Peak tonight

Changes In Latitudes, the country's premier tribute show to the Mayor of Margaritaville, Jimmy Buffett, will be performing at Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe tonight. The event begins at 8 o'clock and tickets are $20. This nationally acclaimed band travels the country with beach balls and leis flying, dancing conga lines, and "Trop Rock" fun for all. You can expect to hear such classics as "Margaritaville," "Come Monday," "It's Five O'Clocl Somewhere," "Cheeseburger In Paradise," "Volcano," and, of course, "Changes In Latitudes, Changes In Attitudes."

Friday, February 22, 2013
Bruce in the U.S.A., a Bruce Springsteen tribute, will be featured at Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe at 8 p.m. Saturday.

It's a great weekend for pop music at Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe.

Tonight, the band Jessie's Girl will be on stage at 9 p.m., with its "Back to the 80's" show. Opening will be Hugo, who play's Journey's Steve Perry in the tribute band Voyager.

Then tomorrow night, making a return to the area's largest entertainment venue is "Bruce in the U.S.A.," which is a Bruce Springsteen tribute.

Thursday, February 21, 2013
Jessie's Girl will be performing tunes - and skits - from the 80s on Friday at 8 p.m. at Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe.

Tomorrow night, Bret Michaels, Tiffany, Debbie Gibson, Rick Springfield, and M. C. Hammer all will be at Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe.

Well, not really.

But it will seem that way.

On the vast, open stage of the venue will be "Jessie's Girl," a band which plays 80s music and has costumes like many of the bands they represent. It will be like being in the audience of the aforementioned performers.

This is the first appearance by Jessie's Girl, which consists of four former members of the group Rubix Kube.