The W: Robert Hunter, Trapt, Fourth Annual Classic Car Show, Party on the Patio, and Jay Z and Beyoncé

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First Posted: 4/29/2014


…will provide a rare and intimate evening for locals at the F.M. Kirby Center on July 30?

Legendary Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter will visit the Wilkes-Barre venue at 7:30 p.m. that day.

Tickets go on sale May 2 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased at the Kirby Center Box Office, online at, or by phone at 570.826.1100. A special Kirby Member Pre-Sale begins today at 10 a.m. Tickets are $67.00 (limited, Gold Circle), $41, and $31.


…will rock band Trapt be up to when they take the stage at the Sherman Theater on July 5? The band will perform its entire self-titled debut CD live, one that features hits “Headstrong” and “Still Frame.”

Tickets for the show go on sale May 2 at noon and can be purchased via, charge by phone at 800.745.3000, at all Ticketmaster retail locations, and at the Sherman Theater Box Office. Tickets are $13 in advance and $15 the day of the show.


…can you go to check out a bevy of classic cars?

On May 4, the Luzerne County Historical Society will hold its Fourth Annual Classic Car Show at the historic Swetland Homestead, located on Wyoming Avenue in Wyoming. The show runs from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and is open to any vehicle: classic cars, race cars, muscle cars, tuners, trucks, motorcycles, choppers, and bicycles. Entry fee is $15 per vehicle, but it’s free for spectators.

Trophies will be awarded to the top 30 entries, as well as Best of Show and People’s Choice. For more info or to register, call 570.823.6244, ext. 3.


…will you be able to hit up the patio for a party at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs?

Start the countdown to May 29, when Party on the Patio returns, bringing with it drink specials and live entertainment all summer long.

Every Thursday from that point on, doors will open at 6 p.m. to bring a night packed with entertainment. For the complete list of bands performing, visit


…should you be rushing to get online and snag tickets for a July 5 concert come Friday?

Because the king and queen of, well, pretty much everything, Jay Z and Beyoncé, are taking to the stage with their “On the Run Tour” at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia.

It’s almost a guarantee that these tickets will sell quick, so make sure if you’re a Chase credit card holder you take advantage of the presale going on through 10 p.m. May 1. For the general public, tickets go on sale May 2 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased through, the Live Nation Box Office, Susquehanna Bank Center Box Office, Ticketmaster outlets, or by-phone at 800.745.3000.