Galactic at PNGP on Friday

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(Photo credit to Joshua Timmermans)

Are you ready for Friday? 

The Ann Harris Smith Foundation and Laurel Auto Group are thrilled to sponsor an evening with New Orleans jam band Galactic this Friday, August 26th at the Peoples Natural Gas Park in downtown Johnstown. Galactic is a New Orleans based funk band that has been touring since the early 90’s. Galactic is always pushing the creative boundary. They have shared the stage with the likes of The Allman Brothers Band, The Roots, and B.B. King.

Special guest for the evening will be Joe Grushecky and the Houserockers. Joe Grushecky has been rocking Western Pennsylvania since the mid 70’s. When Joe isn’t rocking out with his band, you can sometimes find him on the stage with Bruce Springsteen.


  • Gates/Bar Open: 5:30 pm?
  • Jarekus Singleton: 6:00-7:15?
  • Joe Grushecky & the Houserockers: 7:45 – 9:00 pm
  • Galactic: 9:30 – ??

Purchase Tickets Here

By coming to the Galactic concert you will not only have a great time, but will also be helping the Johnstown Free Medical Clinic, all proceeds from the event will benefit the JFMC. The JFMC was started to help those from the 1977 flood. Today JFMC, provides free medical and pharmaceutical care to low income families in Cambria and surrounding counties. With this concert, we will be able to help the JFMC help even more people in our region. 

So, what are you waiting for? Come down to Peoples Natural Gas Park this Friday to enjoy some live music, good drinks, and awesome food (provided by Pappy D’s).

This experience will be out of this world with Galactic!

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