Thunder in the Valley® allows visitors to listen and enjoy musical performers at 4 venues in Downtown Johnstown--Central Park, Biker Mall, Peoples Natural Gas Park, and the Train Station. These venues host entertainers who play a wide variety of music genres - playing rock, oldies, blues, country and jazz.
Johnstown hosts local performers, as well as performers from all over, who showcase their talent and create an atmosphere for visitors to enjoy. Local favorites such as Southside Strays, Johnstown Classic Rockers, and the Michael O’Brian Band are no strangers to the stages at Thunder in the Valley®, creating a fan base comprised of both locals and visitors who come from all over the country to take part in the festivities.
Johnstown also hosts entertainers from all over the country who come to Thunder in the Valley® to participate in the rally. National acts such as Jackyl, Molly Hatchet, Foghat, and Donnie Iris and the Cruisers have taken the stage at Thunder in the Valley® and rocked out with the crowd, bringing their own personal flair and music to those in Johnstown.