Brodhead Cultural Center opens free summer concert series

The Hopewell Community Big Band will open the Brodhead Cultural Center’s 38th season with a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 8, in the J. P. Giusti Amphitheater, Penn State Beaver.

The Pittsburgh Banjo Club will present a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 15, at the amphitheater. The Beaver Valley Area Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association will sell Penn State Creamery ice cream from 6 to 7:30 p.m. prior to each concert. Sale proceeds benefit the Alumni Chapter’s scholarships for Beaver campus students. The Penn State Beaver Varsity Club will sell concessions prior to and during the concerts. Proceeds benefit Beaver campus student-athletes.

In the event of bad weather, the concerts, ice cream sales and concession sales will be held in the auditorium of the Beaver campus Student Union Building. Sponsors of this summer’s programs are the Times; Harper & Hodge; Beaver Valley Musicians Union Local 82-545; and the James M. Corwin Program Endowment at Penn State Beaver.

For more information, contact the Brodhead Cultural Center at 724-773-3610 or, call the Events Hotline at 724-773-3600 or visit

Last Updated July 07, 2014