Thunder in the Valley - June 25-28, 2015

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2014 schedules available to download. All are subject to change without notice

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2014 Events

50/50 RAFFLE—THURSDAY-SUNDAY
Official Thunder 50/50 Lottery—All Rally Venues
Thurs., June 26-Sun., June 29. Look for the 50/50 raffle set up at each venue: Biker Mall, Central Park, Peoples Natural Gas Park and Train Station. 

BIKE GIVEAWAY—SATURDAY
Allstate Motorcycle Giveaway with Zach Ness—Biker Mall
Sat., June 28 at 12:30 PM at the Allstate Rider Protection Zone at Biker Mall. Darren Devlin, a local rider from Johnstown, registered for the bike last year at the Allstate footprint and was the lucky winner of this brand new Victory Cross Country which is customized by Arlen Ness. Zach Ness will be onsite to present the bike and will also be available for photographs/autographs.

BIKE SHOW—FRIDAY-SUNDAY
Jennerstown Bike Show—Jennerstown Speedway
Fri., June 27 Burn Outs at 6 PM, Charity Laps TBA; Sat., June 28 Biker Games from 11 AM-2 PM; Sun., June 29 Trophies at 11 AM. $10 admission

BIKE WASH—FRIDAY & SATURDAY
Bikini Bike Wash—Bottoms Up Bar & Grill, 800 Scalp Ave.
Fri. & Sat., June 27-28. Bikini Bike Wash, Food and Drink Specials.

BLUES NIGHT—THURSDAY
Billy Price Band & The Nighthawks—Train Station
Thurs., June 26 at Jagermeister Stage at Train Station. Billy Price Band from 6 PM-7:30 PM. The Nighthawks from 8 PM-9:30 PM. Both bands will play together from 10 PM-12 AM. Sponsored by Atlantic Broadband

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS—THURSDAY-SUNDAY
Pink Ribbon Tattoo—Discount Outlet, Central Park
Thurs. – Sun., June 26-29. Get a pink airbrush ribbon tattoo or Thunder tattoo at the Discount Outlet tent in Central Park. 100% of proceeds benefit Breast Cancer Awareness.

BREWING EXPERIENCE—THURSDAY-SUNDAY
Budweiser Mobile Brewing Experience—Peoples Natural Gas Park
Fri., June 27 from 3 PM-8 PM; Sat., June 28 from 1 PM-7 PM; Sun., June 29 from 12 PM-4 PM at Peoples Natural Gas Park. An interactive mobile brewery offering beer fans an authentic, hands-on experience with our brewing process like never before. During your visit, you’ll get an up close and personal beer education from our skilled Brewmaster, and discover the unique brewing process that delivers you the clean crisp taste of Budweiser

CLYDESDALES—THURSDAY-SUNDAY
Budweiser Clydesdales—Peoples Natural Gas Park
Thurs.-Sun., June 26-29 at Peoples Natural Gas Park.  Thurs., June 26 6 PM-8 PM at Wheels & Wings in Ebensburg. Sat., June 28 in Grand Thunder Parade    

CUSTOM MOTORCYCLE SHOW—SATURDAY
Cycle Source Magazine Custom Bike Show—Peoples Natural Gas Park
Sat., June 28. Registration from 8 AM-1 PM. Trophies awarded at 5 PM. 15 classes.

FOGHAT—FRIDAY
Foghat—Train Station
Fri., June 27 10 PM at Train Station. Features the Premium Viewing Area, an unobstructed view in front of the stage that features a private bar. Tickets are $10 and are available online until June 20 or the day of the show at the Age Verification Station at the Train Station Sponsored by Atlantic Broadband

COUNTRY MUSIC—SATURDAY
The Stickers, Hillbilly Way, Mustang Sally—Train Station
Sat., June 28 at Jagermeister Stage at Train Station. Hillbilly Way from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM; The Stickers from 6 PM-8 PM; Mustang Sally from 9 PM-11 PM. Sponsored by Atlantic Broadband

HILLCLIMBS—SATURDAY
Beaverdale Hillclimbs—Rt. 869, Beaverdale
Sat., June 28 : Gates open 8 AM; registration ends 9:45 AM; races begin 10 AM. Safety gear required. For info, call (814) 244-1640.

JASMINE CAIN—FRIDAY & SATURDAY
Jasmine Cain, Rock—Train Station, Peoples Natural Gas Park
Fri., June 27 from 7 PM-9 PM at the Jagermeister Stage at Train Station. Sat., June 28 from 9 PM-12 AM at Peoples Natural Gas Park. Sponsored by Atlantic Broadband

JEWELRY OPEN HOUSE—FRIDAY-SUNDAY
Biker Bling Open House—Adorned, 1153 Franklin Street
Fri., June 27 from 10 AM-6 PM; Sat., June 28 from 10 AM-4 PM; Sun., June 29 from 10 AM-4 PM. Featuring Mariana & Sorelli jewelry and much more.

JOHNNY CASH REVUE—THURSDAY & SATURDAY
Ole 97 Johnny Cash June Carter Tribute Show Band—Central Park
Thurs., June 26 from 9:30 PM-12 AM at Peoples Natural Gas Park. Sat., June 28 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM at Central Park. Sponsored by Atlantic Broadband

MANUFACTURERS—THURSDAY-SUNDAY
Manufacturer’s Display & Demo Rides—Biker Mall
Thurs.-Sat., June 26-28, 9 AM-5 PM; Sun., June 29 9 AM-3 PM at Biker Mall. Harley-Davidson, Suzuki & Yamaha. Demo riders MUST have valid motorcycle license, long-sleeve shirt, helmet, long pants and closed-toe shoes.

MECHANICAL BULL—THURSDAY-SUNDAY
Jagermeister Mechanical Bull
Thurs.-Sun., June 26-29. Take a ride on the bull! DJ Josh Boggs

PANCAKE BREAKFAST—FRIDAY & SATURDAY
Geistown Richland Lions Pancake Day—Geistown Richland Rec Park, Eisenhower Blvd.
Fri.-Sat. June 27 & 28. 7 AM-11 AM. $6 per meal, all you can eat pancakes.

PARADE—THURSDAY & SATURDAY
Hot Nights/Cool Lights Night Parade—Scalp Ave. to Main St.
Sponsored by Bottoms Up Bar & Grill
Thurs., June 26: Pre-party begins at 7 PM at Bottoms Up Bar & Grill, 800 Scalp Ave.  Lineup begins at 9 PM at Bottoms Up Bar & Grill. Parade begins at 9:30 PM and proceeds into downtown Johnstown. All makes and models welcome, but bikes must have LED and after-market lights on board.
Grand Thunder Parade—Main St.
Sponsored by Jennerstown Speedway
Sat., June 28: Lineup begins 11 AM at Commerce Center, Broad St. Parade begins at 12 PM at Point Stadium and proceeds down Main St. Features vintage and custom motorcycles. Everyone and all groups welcome!

PULLED PORK—SATURDAY
Pulled Pork Platter—130 Valley Pike, Johnstown
Sat., June 28 from 11 AM-4 PM at Johnstown Lodge 538 F&AM

SEN. WOZNIAK PARTY—WEDNESDAY
Sen. John N. Wozniak & Friends Party—Richland Fire Hall
Wed., June 25, 6-8 PM, Richland Fire Hall. $25/person, $40/couple. Casual dress. Includes food, fun and prizes.

SANDWICH SALE—THURSDAY—SATURDAY
Sandwich Sidewalk Sale—Franklin Street United Methodist Church
Thurs., June 26 4 PM-9 PM. Fri. & Sat., June 27 & 28 10 AM-9 PM, corner of Franklin & Locust Streets. Variety of sandwiches and food

SONS OF ANARCHY—FRIDAY
Sons of Anarchy Dartboard Giveaway—Train Station
Fri., June 27 from 1 PM-6 PM. Drawing to be held during the Foghat Concert at the Jagermeister Stage. Presented by Atlantic Broadband

STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL—THURSDAY-SATURDAY
Strawberry Festival—St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 335 Locust St.
Thurs.-Sat., June 26-28, 11 AM-4 PM. Served in air conditioned parish hall or outside in courtyard. Strawberry shortcake, strawberry sundaes, ice cream. Coffee and tea also served.

TATTOO EXPO—THURSDAY-SATURDAY
Thunder in the Valley® Tattoo Expo—Frank J. Pasquerilla Conference Center
Thurs., June 26-Sat., June 28, 11 AM-11 PM. Award winning tattoo artists and piercers.

THUNDERBOLT SALOON—THURSDAY-SUNDAY
The Thunderbolt Saloon—Peoples Natural Gas Park, Train Station, Biker Mall
Thunderbolt Saloon combines live music with great bikes, hot babes and cold beer. Featuring Budweiser and Jagermeister products. Age verification station wristbands sponsored by Biker Chick Lawyer.

VENDORS—THURSDAY-SUNDAY
Vendors—All Venues
Thurs., June 26 and Fri., June 27., 11 AM-12 AM; Sat., June 28, 10 AM-12 AM; Sun., June 29, 12 PM-5 PM. at Biker Mall and Train Station Central Park. Thurs. June 26 and Fri., June 27, 11 AM-10 PM; Sat., June 28, 10 AM-10 PM; Sun., June 29 12 PM-5 PM at Central Park and Thunder MegaMall. Complete list of vendors and locations at Welcome Tent.

WHEELS & WINGS—THURSDAY
Wheels and Wings Wing-Off-Car & Bike Show—Ebensburg
Thurs., June 26: Vehicle registration begins 4:30 PM. Wing Off from 5 PM-10 PM. Car, truck and bike show begins at 6 PM. Live music by Ghostown Revelry 6-9:30 PM. Additional food will also be available. Special appearance by Budweiser Clydesdales. For info. Call (814) 472-8780. Sponsored by State Farm Insurance—Kim Springer, Agent.     

WINE—THURSDAY-SUNDAY
Official Thunder Wine—B&L Wine Cellars, 900 Broad St.
Thurs., June 26-Sun., June 29. 12 PM-9 PM at B&L Wine Cellars at 900 Broad St., near Grand Thunder Parade line-up. Featuring red and white Thunder wines and others. Stop in for a tasting or to purchase by the bottle

WELCOME PARTY—THURSDAY-SATURDAY
ABATE Official Thunder Welcome Party—Greenhouse Park
Thurs., June 26: Battle of the Bands from 3 PM-9 PM featuring Skell, 10 Million Devils, Un Der Cover, Beyond the Purge, Private I, Lucky Lad Green; 9 PM-12 AM with Inside Out  Fri., June 27: Gates open 11 AM with afternoon biker games; live music 3 PM-6 PM by Bazooka Joe; 6 PM-9 PM The Jukehouse Bombers; 9 PM-12 AM Driveline;  Sat., June 28: Gates open 11 AM with live music 3 PM-6 PM Bite the Bullet; 6 PM-9 PM Wicked;  9 PM-12 AM Octane

Admission and motorcycle parking is free. Adult refreshments and entertainment, tattoo artist. Motorcycle tent camping only. No one under 21 admitted! ID required!

WORSHIP SERVICE—SUNDAY
Non-Demoninational Worship Service—Central Park Gazebo
Sun., June 29 at 10 AM at Central Park Gazebo. Everyone welcome! Followed by Calvary Cross, contemporary Christian music. Presented by Franklin Street United Methodist.

ZEPKA—TUESDAY-SUNDAY
Zepka Harley-Davidson—960 Eisenhower Blvd.
Tues.-Sat., June 24-28: 8:30 AM-8 PM; Sun., June 29: 8:30 AM-2 PM. Extended service hours, Numerous vendors including:  Woodling Airbrush and Pinstriping, Patch World, LED Lighting, Highway Leather, Ansley RV,  Rider Insurance, Official Thunder Merchandise, Food vendor, Huge selection of Harley-Davidson® Motorcycles and MotorClothes® apparel. Classic and antique Harley® display. For info, call (814) 262-7777

Zepka Harley-Davidson Pre-Owned Motorcycle Warehouse—850 Scalp Ave. 
Tues.-Thurs., June 24-26, 10 AM - 8 PM; Fri., June 27, 10 AM-6 PM; Sat., June 28, 10 AM-5 PM. A MUST SEE - One of the largest pre-owned motorcycle inventories on the east coast.  Don't miss our classic and antique Harley® display!