New This Year: Camp at the Festival!

Something New! – Make the Festival a Mini-Vacation! WIth our change of venue this year, for the first time, we offer camping for vendors and visitors! Grange Park Camping reservations can be made at campspot.com or call 814-954-2088. Camping guidelines can be found at grangefair.com

Big News… New Venue for 2022!

(Boalsburg, PA) – After more than a quarter of a century on the grounds of the Pennsylvania Military Museum in Boalsburg, the People’s Choice Festival has announced a new venue beginning in 2022. This year, the festival will take place at Grange Park in Centre Hall. Festival Co-Directors John Madison and Cindy Rockey stated, “All […]

Unfortunately, COVID-19 Has Led to Our Cancellation This Year…

After a great deal of consideration, the committee of the People’s Choice Festival has made the decision to cancel this year’s event, due, of course, to continuing concerns about the spread of COVID-19. The decision was made in conjunction with other area events: The Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts, Philipsburg Heritage Days, and 4thFest. […]

Sadly, the People’s Choice Festival is Canceled for 2020

After a great deal of consideration, the committee of the People’s Choice Festival has made the decision to cancel this year’s event, due, of course, to continuing concerns about the spread of COVID-19. The decision was made in conjunction with other area events: The Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts, Philipsburg Heritage Days, and 4thFest. […]

Tim Bradford: Professional Blacksmith

Would you enjoy standing out in the sun on a hot Pennsylvania July day, spending hours and hours by a forge hammering red hot iron? No? We’re lucky, though, that Tim Bradford enjoys just that – and puts his blacksmithing skills on display at the People’s Choice Festival. Those skills are pretty rare in today’s […]

2019 People’s Choice Festival Entertainment Schedule

2019 People’s Choice Festival Entertainment Schedule Thursday July 11 North Stage 11:00 AM Kick The Footlights 12:30 PM Relevetions 2:00 PM Judson Mantz and the Remnants of Betty 3:30 PM Kelly Countermine and Mark Hill of Biscuit Jam 5:00 PM Cousin Neddie 6:30 PM Dmitry Myers – Professional Circus Artist South Stage 11:00 AM M […]

Me & My Dog Pet Bakery

(This is one of a series of articles about our Specialty Food vendors) (Boalsburg) – The People’s Choice Festival is fortunate to have many specialty food vendors, with scrumptious treats for people of all ages. And, for that matter, for dogs of all ages. Me & My Dog Pet Bakery is one of two specialty […]

Headliner! Start Making Sense–a Tribute to Talking Heads

Saturday July 13th from 6:30-8:00 is Start Making Sense – a Tribute to Talking Heads Start Making Sense is one of the top tributes to Talking Heads in the country, fronted by Jonathan Braun. https://www.startmakingsenseband.com/

Headliner! The Little Roy and Lizzy Show!

Friday July 12th from 6:30-8:00 pm is The Little Roy and Lizzy Show! Little Roy is one of the top banjo players in the country, genre of music is Bluegrass. http://www.littleroyandlizzy.com/tour/