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The Fabulous Hubcaps

Sunday August 14, 2022

6:00 P.M.

Main Stage Upper Court

Sponsored by

The Squillario Family

The Portage Area Summerfest, Inc. is very pleased to announce that The Fabulous Hubcaps will be performing at the festival this year on Sunday, August 14. This is one of the premier oldies show bands in the country.

THE FABULOUS HUBCAPS™... one of the most sought after Oldies Rock`n Roll Dance and Show Groups in the country... Since their beginnings in 1974 as 'Harvey Hubcap and the Do Ron Ron', they have set the standard for musical quality and entertainment showmanship unmatched anywhere...

In a typical Hubcaps show, you not only hear the best of the “Classics” but you see many of your favorite artists dressed in costume delivering to you a dynamic show, the best on tour... Where else can you see Elvis, Little Richard, Connie Francis, Whitney Houston, Frank Sinatra, The Platters, Elton John, Rod Stewart, Willie Nelson, The Beach Boys, Junior Walker, The Temptations, Tina Turner, Patsy Cline, The Flamingos, Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs, The Jive Five, and so many more artists appearing on one stage in a single night for your total enjoyment...? Only The Hubcaps can perform such a unique and spirited show...! The Fabulous Hubcaps are committed to taking you there again and again, as you can never get your fill of your first love...

Three Of Hearts

Three of Hearts will be performing at the Portage Area Summerfest on Sunday, August 14 at 3:00 p.m. at the Main Stage. The band is a crowd favorite at Summerfest and glad to be back..

Three Of Hearts formed in 2014; but, the band members each have a long history of success playing in some of the most well known performing and recording bands in Pennsylvania, California, Las Vegas, NV and around the world for the last five decades.

The group has become one of the most talked about, highly professional, tight and polished music acts around and has been performing shows for very receptive audiences while headlining festivals, events, and nightclubs with their mix of dance party music covering six decades and many genres. Three Of Hearts has also opened for many national acts and can be seen at shows covering west central Pennsylvania from Pittsburgh to Altoona.

Don't miss this show!

Kelly Hylton

Kelly Hylton (Elvis Presley Impersonator) will be returning to the Portage Area Summerfest this year. Kelly performed at Summerfest in 2018 and 2019 and was a big hit. This year, he will be performing 2 different shows at the Main Stage on Saturday, August 13th; one show as the 1950s Elvis at 1:00 p.m. and one show as the 1960s & 1970s Elvis at 5:30 p.m. Don't miss both of these shows! Bring your lawn chair for an up close and personal view.

Performing at the Portage Area Summerfest for their first time in the Portage area will be Undercover, one of western Pennsylvania's hottest dance music bands, at the Main Stage on Friday, August 12th at 8:00 p.m. The group has been playing across Pennsylvania, Maryland, and West Virginia for many years at festivals, events, and nightclubs with their energetic show.

Their song list includes music from many genres with classic songs from Journey, Bon Jovi, Prince, and Bryan Adams to today's top hits from Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran, Walk The Moon, Neon Trees, and The Black Eyed Peas.

Put on your dancing shoes and come out to enjoy this highly regarded and fun band.

Performing at the Portage Area Summerfest on Saturday, August 13th at 7:30 p.m. will be ultimate 1980s party music band Ridgemont High at the Main Stage. This super fun band brings back many of the big hit songs of the 1980s. Put on your acid washed jeans, leg warmers, neon colored clothes, and wear your big hair styles to dance the night away.

Coming to the Portage Area Summerfest on Sunday, August 14th at 11:00 a.m. will be Shades Of June performing classic songs and today's hits.

Shades of June began in the fall of 2002, forming from the ashes of a Johnstown, PA-based group named Shadow 5. Today, the band features the powerful combination of Ryan Krinjeck on guitar and lead/backing vocal, Chris "Stewie" Myer on the bass / backing vocals, and Jesse August on the drums/backing vocals.

Shades of June is a versatile rock powerhouse with the ability to entertain you with all genres of covers, and exciting originals that are sure to keep the dance-floor packed and make any event a huge success. Come out, let loose, and get to know them! You'll be glad you did.


Tombstone is a local band playing Classic Country from the 70's and 80's and will be performing at the Portage Area Summerfest at the Main Stage on Saturday, August 13th at 3:00 p.m.

Tombstone plays songs recorded by Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Waylon, George Jones, Toby Keith, Alan Jackson, etc. The band also plays some favorite "oldies" such as "Brown Eyed Girl", "The Twist", "Don't Be Cruel", "Pretty Woman", and "Burning Love".

Band members of Tombstone have been playing together for a number of years, with 4 of the members playing together for over 35 years. With male and female lead singers, a few duets of Johnny Cash and June Carter are heard throughout the show. Brenda Fox, the female lead, also is noted for her renditions of Patsy Cline, Dolly Parton, and Tammy Wynette songs. Many poplar "group singing songs" on the list such are... "Achy Breaky Heart", "Margaritaville", "Sweet Caroline", "Elvira", and more. You can be sure that all ages enjoy Tombstone.

Night Train

Another band performing for their first time at the Portage Area Summerfest this year is Night Train, who will play at 5:00 p.m. Friday, August 12th at the Main Stage. Night Train is a classic rock band from Northern Cambria. Father and sons Jerry, Jesse, and Jared along with Tim make up lead guitar, rhythm guitar, bass, and drums respectively. The band’s wide variety setlist offers music from various genres for all to enjoy ranging from the 60s to some of today’s favorite hits. Three-part harmonies characterize the group.

Denise Baldwin

Returning to the Portage Area Summerfest is singer, songwriter, guitarist, and bassist Denise Baldwin. She will be performing a variety of well known hit songs as well as her original compositions this year at the Gazebo Stage on Saturday, August 13th at 12:00 p.m. Denise is a veteran performer originally from the Pittsburgh area, now living in the Laurel Highlands. With a beautiful voice and fantastic guitar playing skills, she is a music act to see for sure.

Throughout the 80s, she made her living playing full-time with successful rock bands based in Pennsylvania and Ohio that opened for Huey Lewis and the News, Southside Johnny, and Donnie Iris. For the past 18 years, Denise has been a solo performer and also plays with the duos Two Far Gone and Manic Mango. In the past few years, she has shared the stage with three-time Grammy-winner and friend Linda Davis.

Denise began studying with world-renowned voice trainer, William Riley in 2008 and began teaching voice and live performance in 2011. She now shares her passion for music with nearly 30 students who sing for many local events and have been featured on TV and radio.

Denise is a member of BMI, AFM, and NSAI, she is one of the founding members and current president of Johnstown Songworks. She is also named in Ohio’s Rock and Roll History.

Ben & Two Ricks

Ben & Two Ricks will be performing at the 2022 Portage Area Summerfest at the Gazebo Stage on Saturday from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The group played at last year's Fundfest event and we are glad to have them back. Ben & Two Ricks are Portage area musicians who play a variety of fun songs. Stop by the Gazebo to hear them.

Moore & Moore

Father and son duo, Bo & Tucker Moore, performing as Moore & Moore, will be at the Portage Area Summerfest on Saturday, August 13th at Gazebo Stage from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. This is the first time for this act to play at Summerfest and we are looking forward to having them. They have been performing together in this act as well as their full band and as solo performers across the region with a selection of classic and newer songs.


UB The DJ will be at the Portage Area Summerfest for 2022 on Sunday, August 14th at 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the Gazebo Stage. UB will kick off the Antique & Classic Car & Motorcycle Cruise with fun music for all ages. Stop by and say hello to UB and request your favorite songs.

Jim Koban

Portage area musician and singer Jim Koban will be back at the Portage Area Summerfest this year. Jim has performed at the Summerfest for many years and will be at the Gazebo Stage on Sunday, August 14th from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. He plays a variety of songs covering many decades and styles of music. You are sure to hear songs you know very well.

Bazooka Joe Acoustic

Bazooka Joe Acoustic is a music duo from the Johnstown area and they have been performing together for many years as part of the Bazooka Joe band and their current act. They will be at the 2022 Portage Area Summerfest on Sunday, August 14th from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Gazebo Stage. The group features Jai on guitar and vocals and Pat on vocals. Their music repertoire covers a vast array of popular songs from older music to today's tunes. The songs sometimes have the Bazooka Joe twist to them. A very talented duo to check out.

2022 Portage Area Summerfest Entertainment Schedule

Friday, August 12, 2022

Main Stage

5:00 - Night Train

8:00 - Undercover

Saturday, August 13, 2022

Main Stage

1:00 - Kelly Hylton (Elvis Presley Impersonator – 1950s Elvis Show)

3:00 - Tombstone

5:30 - Kelly Hylton (Elvis Presley Impersonator – 1960s & 1970s Elvis Show)

7:30 - Ridgemont High

Gazebo Stage

12:00 - Denise Baldwin

3:00 - Ben & Two Ricks

6:00 - Moore & Moore

Sunday, August 14, 2022

Main Stage

11:00 - Shades Of June

3:00 - Three Of Hearts

6:00 - The Fabulous Hubcaps

Gazebo Stage

10:00 - UB the DJ

1:00 - Jim Koban

4:00 - Bazooka Joe Acoustic