published on June 2022

Live Music & More: Create Summer Memories in Crawford County

Dining, Fun and Amusement, Wine and Brew

Fill up your event calendar (and a glass) at some of Crawford County’s favorite outdoor performance spaces this summer. With a mix of local hotspots and off-the-beaten-path favorites, you’ll just love the variety of venues in our region! Live entertainment and outdoor concerts paired with local cuisine and house-made wine, beer and ciders make for a perfect story you’ll retell summer after summer.

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Snag a Cider and a Seat

Located at a fruit farm and orchard, events held at Davenport Fruit Farm Cidery and Winery are a special reminder of the beauty of nature, especially if you sit out on their patio. Enjoy a flight of hard ciders and wines while waiting for the entertainment to start on Fridays and Saturdays in their great hall, or add to your live music experience by booking a tasting tour at the farm. With beautiful views and a lively music scene, you’re guaranteed a great time!

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Brews & Bites at the Riverside

A great location for events big and small is a plus for the already visit-worthy delicious culinary experience at the historic Riverside Brewing Company. With live entertainment offered on their stone patio as well as their one-of-a-kind riverside stage, you’ll make unforgettable memories with your friends as you enjoy their shows. Check out their Riverside Music Festival; with regionally famous acts taking their stage, just add unique seasonal beers and a great menu for an amazing live music experience in the warm weather months.

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Party at the Pines

A local favorite, the annual concert series at Whispering Pines Golf Course is a summer highlight in Crawford County. Party at the Pines typically hosts a variety of bands who cover some of music’s greatest legends or debut their original songs. Be sure to order your tickets online ahead of time, as this local favorite sells out quickly! And don’t forget to bring your own chairs or picnic blanket for the event. Don’t forget to check the calendar for which nights will include a firework show.

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A Historical Happy Hour

Found in a former industrial facility, Titusville Iron Works is filled with cool antiques and vintage cars, giving a nod to local history while embracing the region’s manufacturing heritage. Add in a robust live music scene at their venue to kick it up a notch, with shows every night the bar is open, all summer long. Housemade brews and pub food offerings just add to the retro locale!

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A Downtown Local Fave

Julian’s Bar & Grill is where the locals hang! Daily dinner specials with amazing entrees plus delicious desserts from local bakeries make for an awesome meal and show combo. A new staging area for live entertainment and open mic nights show exactly why our residents love Julian’s so much. Plus check out their new addition of alley dining for outdoor seating beneath twinkly lights.

Photo Credit: Mortals Key Brewing Company

Lovely Views and Tasty Brews

Fresh air, live music and great beer – they keep it simple at Mortals Key Brewing Co.! Located near Pymatuning Lake, this artsy brewery offers food truck-style dishes along with a wide variety of craft beer and a lovely view of nature. With live music all weekend long and brews featuring old world recipes like their New England IPA, Vienna Red or Czech Pilsner, you can just relax and enjoy the sounds of summer.

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Swing & Spring into Summer

Get ready to groove into summer at the Cambridge Summer Music Series! This exciting event, taking place at the Riverside Golf Course, is a must for all music enthusiasts. Featuring a diverse lineup of talented artists, this series guarantees to provide a sensational summer soundtrack that will keep you moving and grooving. 

They will also be co-hosting the 2023 Riverside Music Festival June 22 – 25. This four-day extravaganza will take place at the stunning Riverside Golf Course, The Villa, Marcy Park & The Family Fun Zone in Cambridge Springs, Pennsylvania. Featuring an impressive lineup spanning various genres like rock, country, blues, and folk, the festival promises an unforgettable musical journey. Beyond the captivating sounds, the event will offer an array of culinary delights from food and drink vendors, ensuring your taste buds are as satisfied as your ears. Families will also have a blast at the dedicated Family Fun Zone, while the silent auction adds an extra layer of excitement.

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Create Your Own Summer Adventure

With so many craft brews and other local spirits to taste, culinary delights to try and local acts to enjoy, it’s still just a sample of all the great places to visit and cool sites to see in our region. Plus keep an eye on our Events Directory to keep up with all the live music events going on this summer. Find your own story in Crawford County where you can create wonderful summer memories. You won’t want to miss out!