That's the Ticket

August 05, 1999

Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival

Headliners: Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, along with Longview, The Seldom Scene, J.D. Crowe & The New South, IIIrd Tyme Out, The Lewis Family, The Lonesome River Band, The Gibson Brothers, Lynn Morris, Stevens Sisters and others.

Thursday, Aug. 26, beginning at 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 27, and Saturday, Aug. 28, beginning at 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 29, beginning at 10 a.m.

Granite Hill Campground, Pa. 116, two miles beyond Fairfield, Pa.

Advance prices are through Aug. 22.

  • All four days: $68 in advance, $80 at the gate.
  • Friday to Sunday: $65 in advance, $75 at the gate.
  • Saturday and Sunday: $50 in advance, $55 at the gate.
  • Thursday: $17 in advance, $20 at the gate
  • Friday: $25 in advance, $30 at the gate.
  • Saturday: $30 in advance, $35 at the gate.
  • Sunday: $17 in advance, $20 at the gate.

Those 65 and older receive $5 off gate price; those ages 12 to 16 get in for half of gate price with parent; those younger than 12 with parent are admitted free. Cash required at the gate.


Call 1-800-642-8368 or 1-717-642-8749 or visit www.gettys

The Freemans, along with The Brothers and Suzie Rowles

Friday, Aug. 27, 7:30 p.m.

James Buchanan High School, Mercersburg, Pa.

Tickets are $6 in advance, $8 at the door and are available at the Shepherd's Table Bookstore in Hagerstown and at the Christian Light Bookstore in Chambersburg, Pa.

Call 1-717-532-8850 or 1-615-406-7995.

Christmas Spectacular

Featuring former teen idols Davy Jones, Gary Puckett, The Tokens and Johnny Maestro & the Brooklyn Bridge and Rockin' Scooby Doo

Saturday, Dec. 11, 7 p.m.

Hersheypark Arena

Hershey, Pa.

Tickets are $24.75, $39.75 and $47.75.

Call 1-717-534-3911 or 1-570-693-4100 or order online at

Still available


Rocky Gap Music Festival

Friday, Aug. 6, starting at 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 7, and Sunday, Aug. 8, starting at noon.

Allegany College of Maryland, Cumberland, Md.

Featured Friday will be Kevin Sharp, Chely Wright, BR5-49, Randy Lee Ashcraft & the Salt Water Boys.

Saturday's entertainment includes Deana Carter, Steve Wariner, Joe Diffie, Ty Herndon, Keith Harling and Bill Kerchin & Too Much Fun.

Sunday's lineup features Trace Adkins, Bryan White, Sammy Kershaw, Ricochet and Detour.

Tickets are $15 for Friday's performances and $33 for Saturday or Sunday. Children 12 and younger are admitted free. Ticket packages and group rates available. Tickets sold at Sheetz stores in Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and Pennsylvania.

Call 1-888-ROCKYGAP.


The following shows have been canceled:

  • Summer Saturday Film Series, scheduled for Aug. 7 and 28 at The Maryland Theatre.
  • Ruthie & The Wranglers, scheduled for Aug. 21 at The Maryland Theatre.

For information, call 301-790-2000. For the deaf, call 301-739-6312.

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