The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

July 5, 2013

Now Hear This: Friday, July 5

By Terry Baylor
For The Daily Item

— The American Red Cross is hosting a Hot Jazz and Cool Wine event tonight at Fero Vineyards located at 965 JPM Road in Lewisburg. Fero is one of the newest wineries in the area. They jumped right on board with other local wineries that host live, local music. Kudos to Fero. The event starts at 5 pm, there’s a $5 cover at the door and a portion of the wine sales will be donated to the American Red Cross.  The Octavia Blues Band will provide the entertainment for the night and light hors d’oeuvres will be served until they run out. RSVP by calling (570) 524-0400, ext. 1602.

Also tonight, you can see Ricky and Harv at McGuigan’s in Sunbury from 6:30 until 8:30 p.m. Folk Justice will be on the patio at the Front Street Station in Northumberland from 7 to 10, weather permitting.

You can catch Ben Attinger tonight at Col. Rickett’s Winery in Lewisburg from 5 to 7 or opt for Brandon Barnhart, who will be at the Meiserville Inn, on Route 104 in Mt. Plesant Mills, from 7 to 9. 

Burgess, Mitchell and Seal will be at Disalvo’s Restaurant on East Fourth Street in Williamsport from 7 to 10 p.m. Also in Williamsport, Miz Ida and The All Nightas’ will be at the Brickyard on Pine Street from 7:30 to 10:30.

Closer to home, The ’60s Boys will be the night’s entertainment for Pineknotter Days from 7-8 and 9-10.  They will perform on the stage at the end of Kings Street.

Alf Bayshore is playing dulcimer music at Brews N Bytes, Lower Mulberry St., Danville from noon-2 and Lux Bridge is at Puirseil’s Irish Pub in Lewisburg starting at 7 p.m.

Last but not least, Liberty Fest is happening today and Saturday at 173 Taylor Run Road in Roaring Branch.  Thirty-two acts are on the bill. Camping is available. For more information, check out for info.

Please send news about music and venues to Terry Baylor  ( by 5 p.m. on Monday for inclusion in Thursday’s “Now Here This.” Photos always welcome.