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J.A.M. Fest

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

J.A.M. Fest is a community-wide mental wellness day designed to help increase well-being, build connections, and foster self-expression. Held annually in downtown State College, the event features live music, yoga, meditation, stations for creative expression, artwork to view, and more.

Art, music, and creative expression are lifelong sources of resilience, self-confidence, and happiness – so save the date for this fun-filled event.

Saturday, May 18, 2019
Downtown State College

Live Music on Allen Street from 12 – 5pm!
12pm: Eric Ian Farmer
1pm: Corner Brothers
2pm: Biscuit Jam
3pm: Pure Cane Sugar Band
4pm: Cousin Neddie

Stage at Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza:
12:15-1:15: Outdoor Yoga Class with Justine Andronici, Path to Calm
1:15-2:15: Performing Arts School of Central Pennsylvania
2:15-2:30: Poetry by Jon Vickers-Jones and Friends
2:30-3:15: Interactive demonstration by Happy Valley Improv
3:15-3:30: Poetry and Songwriting
3:30-4:15: Interactive demonstration by Monarch Martial Arts Academy
4:15: Magic with Tim Cook

Stations on Allen and MLK, Jr. Plaza:
Bracelet making with Peerstar LLC – Peer Support Services
Self Defense with Monarch Martial Arts Academy
Mobile fitness with Training4Life Mobile Fitness
Mindfulness with James E. Van Zandt VA Medical Center
Digital Painting Demonstrations with SCASD National Art Society
Instant Poetry with Marilyn and Jon Vickers-Jones
Spontaneous Songwriting with Jonathan Oscar Michael Bojan and Turtle Way
Philosophy of Hope with Ken Baxter and Friends
Remembering our loved ones with Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State
Spreading Messages of Hope with Centre Helps
Henna Tattoos from SCASD EmpowerHER Group
Facepainting with Ikonic Ink

And more from Art Alliance of Central PA, Happy Valley Improv, Centre Safe, Doing Good with Wood, Central PA Theatre and Dance Fest, CentreBike – CRBC, Centre Lgbtqa Support Network, The Valley, ClearWater Conservancy, Woskob Family Gallery, Jana Marie Foundation, and more!


May 18
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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100 Block of Allen Street
100 Block of Allen Street
State College, PA 16801 United States
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