Summer is slipping away! Make the most of your weekend by trying one of these great events.
This weekend is the 34th annual Central PA Jazz Festival. Tonight, catch an all-new event at The 1500 Condominium.
Kick off Happy Hour with a live performance from Ben Mauger’s New Orleans Five on the Patio from 5-7 p.m.
In-house restaurants, Café 1500 and Crawdaddy's will have live jazz during dinner. Cafe 1500 features the Jonathan Ragonese Trio from 7-10 p.m. and Crawdaddy’s hosts Danny Stuber’s Trio from 6:30-9:30 p.m. No cover charge for these events.
Central PA Friends of Jazz also will host Jazz Under the Stars tonight on the Rooftop of The 1500 Condominium, featuring popular vocalist Diane Wilson Bedford and Jimmy Wood's Trio from 8-11:30pm.
A limited number of tickets are available ($12/$10) for the rooftop event, which will include a cash bar and light fare.
I’ve told you about this event before: FREE parking, free wine samples, rain or shine. Bring your lawn chairs. Food and Hummingbird Ridge wines available for purchase.
PLUS - The River will be giving away Jimmy Buffett and Alan Jackson tickets from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. - must be present to win!
Spend the day at Appalachian Brewing Co. in Harrisburg -- By day, take part in a .5K Endurance Challenge (yes, that’s point-5 K) “race” benefiting the Harrisburg Keystone Rotary Club. There’s fun for the whole family, including special kids games and races. ABC will offer food and drink -- Registration includes an ABC beverage.
All proceeds benefit will be used for the Local Community for projects to help local groups and projects through the Harrisburg Keystone Rotary Club.
For details, www.abcbrew.com.