Rockin' the River Concert Series

Rockin' the River is back for 2023!

July 14th - July 21st - July 28th

Join us for our 5th annual concert series held at the River Common at Millennium Circle, Downtown Wilkes-Barre

5:00 pm -- Food Vendors Open
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm -- Music

The series, which takes place at the Millennium Circle at River Common in Wilkes-Barre, began in 2019 and have become one of Luzerne County’s most popular summer events, drawing somewhere between 3,000 and 4,000 people for each show.  

This year’s lineup is as follows:

July 14 – Satisfaction, a Tribute to The Rolling Stones. With opening act, The Tribe.

July 21 – A Evening with Stevie: A Tribute to Stevie Nicks and Fleetwood Mac. With opening act, Plus 3.

July 28 – The Badlees. With opening act Joe Burke & Co.


The Rockin’ the River shows are free and all ages. Gates open at 5 p.m. and music runs from 6-9 p.m. There will be food vendors and beverages from the Susquehanna Brewing Company. Major sponsors are Geisinger, DiscoverNEPA  and the City of Wilkes-Barre. 

“These shows have given us some wonderful nights of great music, great food and community spirit, right along the Susquehanna, and we’re thrilled to be bringing them back again this year,” said Alan Stout, executive director of Visit Luzerne County. “Each show is a major production, but thanks to our great committee of volunteers and partners, and our generous sponsors, we can provide these shows to the community at no cost. We look forward to seeing everyone in July.”

Rockin the River Poster 2023 Image

SBC Brewing will be back serving up all their local beers along with some great food trucks!


If you have a question please email us at or call at 570-819-1877

 Highlights - Take a peek at these great memories from the Rockin’ the River Concerts.  

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concert 2
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Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Geisinger logo Web
Mountain Productions logo
Lewith Freeman Logo
Wilkes-Barre-Beehive Logo
Discover NEPA Web Logo
PSC Petroleum Service Company Logo
Kings-College Logo
Fellermen and Ciamboli Logo
Diamond City Partnership Logo
Berkshire Hathaway GUARD logo
SBC Logo
Wilkes University Logo
Greater Wyoming Valley Chamber Logo
Fidelity Bank Logo
M&T Bank Logo
Rodanos Logo
FNCB Bank Logo
People First Logo
The River Logo
Times Leader Logo
Mohegan Sun Arena Logo
FM Kirby logo
Fast Signs Logo
The Woodlands Logo
Coal Creative Logo