Concerts and Events at the Park

Peoples Natural Gas Park is a multipurpose facility that is used for a wide variety of public and private events. You must bring your ID to any public event at the park if you intend to purchase alcoholic beverages, regardless of your age or appearance. Dogs are not allowed at the park (service dogs in harness are welcome), and outside food and drink is not allowed. Visit the Park Policies and FAQ page for more information about attending events at the park.

Some events, like the festival, are produced by the Johnstown Area Heritage Association (JAHA), while others are produced by other entities — events produced wholly or in part by JAHA are marked with an asterisk. Please reference event links for complete, up-to-date details, including ticketing, schedule, and more.

Confirmed events for the 2024 season are listed below. More will be added as information becomes available.

*May 25: Path of the Flood Historic Races

The Johnstown Area Heritage Association and the Cambria County Conservation & Recreation Authority present a 14-miler, 8-miler, and 5K annually.

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May 31-June 2: 1st Summit PolkaFest

Visit Johnstown produces this annual three-day polka festival!

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June 15: Juneteenth Music Celebration

A benefit produced by and for for the Johnstown chapter of NAACP to celebrate Juneteenth, a nationwide observance of the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans after the Civil War. Performers include Sheena B. & the 445s, Smooth Sound Band, Doctor Hook and more. Gates at 12:30; free admission.

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*June 29: Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Free Summer Concert: Gabe Stillman with Stone Bridge Blues Band

Gabe Stillman, who absolutely tore it up at the 2023 festival, returns for a summer concert! Johnstown’s own Stone Bridge Blues Band will open. Gates at 6:00; Stone Bridge Blues Band at 7:00; Gabe Stillman at 8:30.

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*July 6: Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Free Summer Concert: Billy Price Band with Miss Freddye's Blues Band

Longtime Johnstown favorite Billy Price returns to Peoples Natural Gas Park, with Pittsburgh’s lady of the blues, Miss Freddye. Gates at 6:00; Miss Freddye’s  Blues Band at 7:00; Billy Price Band at 8:30.

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*July 13: Sip, Rock & Duck Drop feat. Kitchen Dwellers and special guest Stone Throwers

The annual fundraising concert for the St. Vincent DePaul Family Kitchen will feature the Montana quartet Kitchen Dwellers with special guest Stone Throwers! Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 day of show and can be bought in person at the Heritage Discovery Center or at the link below.

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*July 26-27: AmeriServ Flood City Music Festival

Our signature event! Browse around this website for details.

*August 16: Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Free Summer Concert

Our festival afterparty show, featuring a double bill of two of our region’s finest: HABATAT and FlowerChild. Gates at 6:00; HABATAT at 7:00; FlowerChild at 9:00.

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*August 24: Highlands Health Benefit Show feat. Lawrence

The Highlands Health Clinic’s annual benefit concert, headlined by Lawrence with special guests Carly Moffa Trio and The Platelets! Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 day of show and can be bought in person at the Heritage Discovery Center or at the link below.

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September 7: Homegrown Music & Community Festival

The purpose of this event is to showcase local bands and vendors while raising money for charities! Lineup includes Kevin Dale and Josh Gallagher. Tickets are $15 and can be bought in person at the Heritage Discovery Center or at the link below.

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