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While supporting local talent, patrons can enjoy a summer of live music for FREE every Thursday evening from 6 PM – 9:30 PM, with a special end of summer TGIS Finale on The Palace Theatre stage.  The series will feature refreshing cocktails and enticing food options each week in the S&T Bank Courtyard and Megan’s Suite at The Palace Theatre (21 West Otterman Street, Greensburg).  In the event of inclement weather, the bands move indoors to the Megan’s Suite.

2018 schedule

 

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TGIS MUSIC & ART FINALE

FREE ADMISSION

Join us to celebrate the end of summer with some of your favorite musicians!

– top four bands of the TGIS concert series on The Palace Theatre stage:

  • 6 – 7 PM East Coast Turnaround
  • 7 – 8 PM Supper Break String Band (pending TGIS results)
  • 8 – 9 PM  Bad Boy Blues Band
  • 9 – 10 PM  Hamilton Ave.

– up-and-coming bands on The Palace loading dock, connecting to WCT’s signature Art in the Alley project:

  • 5:00 – 5:40 PM  Lea Rae
  • 6:00 – 6:40 PM  Kaelber
  • 6:55 – 7:35 PM  Victoria Morgan
  • 7:50 – 8:30 PM  Hear Tonight
  • 8:45 – 9:25 PM  Aubrey Burchell
  • 9:40 – 10:20 PM  The Moment

– community partners including Stage Right!, The Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg Craft Beer Week and Latrobe Art Center
– local art vendors and retailers including Alisa Barnhart Clementine, Pam Naples P.S. Painted Designs, Melissa Reed, Pamela Cooper Gallery, Angie Shaw art with a., Mary Ellen Raneri, Melissa Reed, Moira Richardson, Roxberry Boutique, McFeely’s Gourmet Chocolate
– Elegant Catering and Steel City Chimneys food trucks and tented seating in the Helman-Ghrist Parking Lot, plus Caffe Barista in The Palace Theatre’s Megan’s Suite

Support local musicians and our historic Palace Theatre all in one night! Even better: FREE ADMISSION!!!!

Plus, free parking in Robert A. Bell Parking Garage

Evening Sponsors:

Band Sponsors:

PNC

Guest Bartenders: PWA Wealth Management and Silvis Group

This event is part of WCT’s Downtown Greensburg Music Fest.

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YOUTH POP-UP EXHIBIT

Calling all local artists 18 and under!

Seeking mixed media art submissions suitable for an outdoor temporary pop-up art exhibition in Westmoreland Cultural Trust’s (WCT’s)  Art in the Alley, Greensburg PA.  Artists aged 18 and under that reside in Westmoreland County are encouraged to submit project images and/or sketch designs of 1-3 pieces of art and a short (maximum 150 words) biography to moira.richardson@gmail.com. (Questions can be directed to this email as well.)

The theme: The ART of Music

Mixed media art means that anything goes: If you can imagine it, you can create it! We want to see your wildest outside-of-the-box art creations, whether you use traditional art materials or more non-traditional items (recycled materials, wood, found objects – things like buttons, rocks, broken jewelry, chairs, ornate picture frames, milk jugs, etc).  Please remember that your art will be displayed outdoors on a rod iron fence, which means that it could get rained on; so try not to submit anything that could get ruined by bad weather. Please also keep in mind how to install and secure your piece on the fence (zip ties, wire, etc.)

***Interactive pieces that encourage public participation are a huge plus! Maybe you’ll invent a new musical instrument or ask a question that viewers of your art piece can answer?  Creativity is your only limitation.

Pieces chosen by our selection committee will be displayed on Friday, September 7 in WCT’s Art in the Alley, next to The Palace Theatre for the TGIS Music & Art Finale event, which is also part of WCT’s 1st Annual Downtown Greensburg Music Fest.  Attendance and traffic are expected to be between 1-4,000+ attendees.

 

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Thursdays
May 31 through August 30 2018

6 – 9:30 PM
Free Admission
S&T Bank Courtyard & Megan’s Suite

 

 

Band Sponsor:

PNC

 

Media Sponsor:

 

Tent Sponsor:

 

Summer Sponsors:

 

Fejes Signs

 

FirstEnergy Foundation

 

Fotorecord

 

Hefren Tillotson

 

 

 

 

 

 

PNC

 

 

 

 

 

 

Caliber Contracting Services

PWA Wealth Management

Seyler-Berkebile Marriage & Family Therapy

Sherid’s Driving School

Visionaries of CFWC

The Wilson Group

 

Become a sponsor:

Online Sponsorship Form
or call 724-836-1123, x255

 

 

 


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