Live performances supported by PNC Bank, Dauphin County, Clair Global, and Tröegs Independent Brewing
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, along with PNC Bank, Dauphin County, Clair Global and Tröegs Independent Brewing, announce the return of Harrisburg University’s Summer Concert Series featuring seven national recording artists in downtown Harrisburg’s picturesque Riverfront Park.
Kicking off the series of outdoor shows is eight-time Grammy Award-nominated band Death Cab for Cutie the evening of July 14, 2022.
Additional 2022 Summer Concert Series shows include:
- The Roots, July 15
- KALEO with Special Guest White Reaper, Aug. 17
- LANY with Special Guest SURFACES, Aug. 19
- Lord Huron with Special Guest First Aid Kit, Aug. 20
- Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats with Special Guest HISS Golden Messenger, Sept. 20
- The National, Sept. 24
“HU Presents’ Summer Concert Series attracts thousands of guests to the city of Harrisburg. These visitors take in the city before and after enjoying great music in a beautiful riverfront setting,” said Dr. Eric Darr, president of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
“We are thrilled to present seven incredible artists in Riverfront Park this summer – shows we would not be able to put on without our sponsors,” Darr said. “This program boosts the local economy, bringing guests downtown who will frequent city restaurants, businesses, museums and more, experiencing all the great things Harrisburg has to offer.”
PNC Bank has sponsored the Summer Concert Series since 2020.
“Harrisburg University’s Summer Concert Series provides the perfect opportunity for the community to come together and enjoy great music,” said Jim Hoehn, PNC regional president of Central Pennsylvania. “As a Main Street bank, we understand the importance of investing in the communities that give us so much. Programming like this keeps our region a vibrant place where our employees and customers want to live and work.”
A variety of food trucks will be on hand for guests to enjoy at each show, as will beverages crafted by Tröegs Independent Brewing. The regional, award-winning brewery joined the team of HU Summer Concert Series sponsors this year.
“We jumped at the chance to be a part of this concert series,” says Tröegs co-founding brother Chris Trogner. “A beautiful outdoor venue, great music, and local beer … what more could you ask for? Tröegs was founded in Harrisburg, and we love supporting events where our fans and co-workers live, work, and play.”
PNC Bank, National Association, is a member of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC). PNC is one of the largest diversified financial services institutions in the United States, organized around its customers and communities for strong relationships and local delivery of retail and business banking including a full range of lending products; specialized services for corporations and government entities, including corporate banking, real estate finance and asset-based lending; wealth management and asset management. For information about PNC, visit www.pnc.com.
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Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Harrisburg University is a private non-profit university offering bachelor and graduate degree programs in science, technology, and math fields. For more information on the University’s affordable demand-driven undergraduate and graduate programs, call 717.901.5146 or email, Connect@HarrisburgU.edu.