Activitys in Harrisburg PA
Arts & Culture
Victorian Dance Ensemble
The Victorian Dance Ensemble, performing troupe of the Civil War Dance Foundation will be at the National Civil War Museum from 10 am to 4 pm to demonstrate dances of the era on Saturday, November 27th. The Ensemble will also display original photographs, newspapers and Victorian jewelry from members’ collections. Don’t miss out on this unique experience!
Folk musician James Keelaghan is called “Canada’s finest singer-songwriter” and the “poet laureate of the folk and roots music world”. He will perform at 7:30 pm on Saturday, November 20th at the Midtown Scholar Bookstore. The performance is in collaboration with the Susquehanna Folk Music Society. Tickets are $18 for general admission and $10 for students.
This is your last chance to catch Camelot presented by Theatre Harrisburg at Whitaker Center. The show will come to a close on Sunday, November 21st. Don’t miss this great performance.
Dolce Suono Trio
Market Square Concerts presents the Dolce Suono Trio on Sunday, November 21st at 4 pm in the Rose Lehrman Arts Center at HACC. Tickets are $30, seniors $25, college/university students $5, and school age children are free. Tickets are available at the door. Dolce Suono Trio consists of Mimi Stillman-flute, Yumi Kendall-cello, and Charles Abramovic-piano, all Curtis Institute of Music graduates who have dazzled audiences and the press with their artistic brilliance, elegance and dynamism.
Home for the Holidays
Join Habitat for Humanity as they present the 21st Anniversary Show with Eaken Trio. The Home for the Holidays concert presented by Eaken Piano Trio will take place on Tuesday, December 7th at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church at 7 pm. There is no charge to attend this event; however, an at-will donation will be accepted at the door.
Harrisburg Holiday Parade
Join in the fun and excitement tomorrow morning (Saturday, November 20th) at 10 am as the 2010 Holiday Parade kicks off in downtown Harrisburg. The theme for this year’s parade is Harrisburg: Celebrating the Holiday Traditions from Around the World. The parade route is available by clicking here. Stop by and visit the Harrisburg Downtown Improvement District/Visitors Center at 22 N. 2nd Street and enjoy hot cocoa & cookies.
Comedy Concert Special
Get in the holiday spirit the night before Thanksgiving (Wednesday, November 24th) and check out the Comedy Concert Special at the Forum. Babydave Promotions presents comedian Kenny Rob, jazz singer Sherri Chester Brown, jazz artist The Stevenson Twins, classic r&b Crooked Hill and special guest G. Mill. Tickets start at $17. Tickets are available at Mr. Mike’s Records, Music Man, Midtown Soul and for further information call 717.514.9131.
Music to my Ears…
The Machine – November 24 – Whitaker Center
Class Act featuring Rita – November 27 – Whitaker Center
A Rockapella Holiday – December 16 – Whitaker Center
Illumination by Shalya Marsh – Now ~ December 5 – Susquehanna Art Museum
4 Artist Invitational – December 3 ~ January 6 – Art Association of Harrisburg
Taking the Stage…
Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol presented by Open Stage – December 2 ~ 5 – Whitaker Center
Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet presents The Nutcracker – December 11 & 12 – Whitaker Center
Popcorn Hat Players present Santa Claus is Coming to Town – December 1 ~ 23 – Gamut Theatre
Things to Do…
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 – Opens Today – Whitaker Center
5th Annual Winter Blues Model Train & Railroadiana Show – November 20 – PA Farm Show Complex
Pennsylvania Fighting Championship IV – November 20 – Zembo Mosque
The Bistro – December 5 – Market Square Church
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