Nightlights – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The Ward Beecher Planetarium’s spooky and spectacular annual Halloween spectacular has been going strong since 1974! COME IN COSTUME!  Great for all ages, although younger visitors might be scared of the loud music and dark. Shows are Friday, October 14, 21 & 28 at 8:00pm; Saturday, October 15 & 22 at 8:00pm. All shows are

YSU vs. South Dakota – Football

Stambaugh Stadium – Youngstown State University 577 Fifth Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The Youngstown State University Penguins take on the University of South Dakota Coyotes at Stambaugh Stadium on Saturday, October 29, 2022. Game time is 2:00pm. For tickets, call 330-941-1YSU or visit their website for ticket and game day information. Go Guins!

Vijay Iyer Trio

Chestnut Room – Kilcawley Center, Youngstown State University One University Plaza, Youngstown, OH, United States

The Donald P. Pipino Performing Arts Series at Youngstown State University presents the Vijay Iyer Trio on November 4 at 7:30pm in the Chestnut Room in YSU Kilcawley Center. The Vijay Iyer Trio made its name with four tremendously acclaimed and influential albums, including Accelerando, which was voted #1 Jazz Album of the Year. The Trio

Big Astronomy – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

Discover the impressive observatories in Chile, the people who run them and the exciting discoveries uncovered from these world-class telescopes. This program will include a presentation of the night sky as seen from the Southern Hemisphere. Shows are Friday, November 4, 11, and 18 at 8:00pm; Saturday, November 5, and 12, at 8:00pm; and Saturday,

One World One Sky – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

Big Bird’s Adventure begins on Sesame Street when Elmo’s friend Hu Hu Zhu visits from China. Big Bird, Elmo, and Hu Hu Zhu take viewers on an exciting discovery of the Sun, Moon, and stars. They learn about the Big Dipper and the North Star and take an imaginary trip to the Moon.  Celebrate with

Big Astronomy – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

Discover the impressive observatories in Chile, the people who run them and the exciting discoveries uncovered from these world-class telescopes. This program will include a presentation of the night sky as seen from the Southern Hemisphere. Shows are Friday, November 4, 11, and 18 at 8:00pm; Saturday, November 5, and 12, at 8:00pm; and Saturday,

Big Astronomy – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

Discover the impressive observatories in Chile, the people who run them and the exciting discoveries uncovered from these world-class telescopes. This program will include a presentation of the night sky as seen from the Southern Hemisphere. Shows are Friday, November 4, 11, and 18 at 8:00pm; Saturday, November 5, and 12, at 8:00pm; and Saturday,

One World One Sky – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

Big Bird’s Adventure begins on Sesame Street when Elmo’s friend Hu Hu Zhu visits from China. Big Bird, Elmo, and Hu Hu Zhu take viewers on an exciting discovery of the Sun, Moon, and stars. They learn about the Big Dipper and the North Star and take an imaginary trip to the Moon.  Celebrate with

Big Astronomy – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

Discover the impressive observatories in Chile, the people who run them and the exciting discoveries uncovered from these world-class telescopes. This program will include a presentation of the night sky as seen from the Southern Hemisphere. Shows are Friday, November 4, 11, and 18 at 8:00pm; Saturday, November 5, and 12, at 8:00pm; and Saturday,

Big Astronomy – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

Discover the impressive observatories in Chile, the people who run them and the exciting discoveries uncovered from these world-class telescopes. This program will include a presentation of the night sky as seen from the Southern Hemisphere. Shows are Friday, November 4, 11, and 18 at 8:00pm; Saturday, November 5, and 12, at 8:00pm; and Saturday,

YSU vs. Southern Illinois – Football

Stambaugh Stadium – Youngstown State University 577 Fifth Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The Youngstown State University Penguins take on the Southern Illinois University Salukis at Stambaugh Stadium on Saturday, November 19, 2022. Game time is 12:00pm. For tickets, call 330-941-1YSU or visit their website for ticket and game day information. Go Guins!

Big Astronomy – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

Discover the impressive observatories in Chile, the people who run them and the exciting discoveries uncovered from these world-class telescopes. This program will include a presentation of the night sky as seen from the Southern Hemisphere. Shows are Friday, November 4, 11, and 18 at 8:00pm; Saturday, November 5, and 12, at 8:00pm; and Saturday,

Big Astronomy – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

Discover the impressive observatories in Chile, the people who run them and the exciting discoveries uncovered from these world-class telescopes. This program will include a presentation of the night sky as seen from the Southern Hemisphere. Shows are Friday, November 4, 11, and 18 at 8:00pm; Saturday, November 5, and 12, at 8:00pm; and Saturday,

Let It Snow – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The Ward Beecher Planetarium presents this holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are

The Alien Who Stole Christmas – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

Enjoy a tour of winter’s evening sky then join jolly-old Saint Nick and Mr. Freep as they explore the solar system’s planets and meet the Christmas Eve needs of their fictitious inhabitants. Shows are Saturday, December 3 & 10 at 2:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). For

Let It Snow – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The Ward Beecher Planetarium presents this holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are

Let It Snow – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The Ward Beecher Planetarium presents this holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are

The Alien Who Stole Christmas – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

Enjoy a tour of winter’s evening sky then join jolly-old Saint Nick and Mr. Freep as they explore the solar system’s planets and meet the Christmas Eve needs of their fictitious inhabitants. Shows are Saturday, December 3 & 10 at 2:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). For

Let It Snow – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The Ward Beecher Planetarium presents this holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are

Let It Snow – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The Ward Beecher Planetarium presents this holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are

Let It Snow – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The Ward Beecher Planetarium presents this holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are

Let It Snow – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University 84 Lincoln Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The Ward Beecher Planetarium presents this holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are

Diderot Quartet

St. Patrick’s Church 1410 Oak Hill Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The Donald P. Pipino Performing Arts Series at Youngstown State University presents the Diderot Quartet on January 29, 2023 at 3:00pm at Saint Patrick’s Catholic Church. Diderot String Quartet—named after the eighteenth-century French philosopher and Boccherini enthusiast Denis Diderot—brings a fresh approach to works of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Called “emotional, riveting, and ultimately

Kate Reid

Ford Theater, Bliss Hall – Youngstown State University One University Plaza, Youngstown, OH, United States

The Donald P. Pipino Performing Arts Series at Youngstown State University presents Kate Reid on March 3, 2023 at 7:30pm in the Ford Theater in Bliss Hall. The Great American Songbook features some of the most important and influential American popular songs and jazz standards from the early 20th century, including those that were created

Indra Nooyi – YSU Thomas Colloquium Lecture Series

Stambaugh Auditorium 1000 Fifth Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

Thomas Colloquium on Free Enterprise presents Indra Nooyi on Thursday, March 23, 2023 at 7:00pm at Stambaugh Auditorium. Indra Nooyi is a business powerhouse. She was responsible for growing PepsiCo’s revenues from $35 billion to $63.5 billion. She oversaw a portfolio of global brands and diversified products enjoyed by consumers more than one billion times

86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition

John J. McDonough Museum of Art 525 Wick Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The 86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition, sponsored by the Student Art Association, features works by students enrolled in the Department of Art at YSU. The exhibition opens on March 24 and continues through April 7 at the John J McDonough Museum of Art. Artists will be honored at a reception and awards

86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition

John J. McDonough Museum of Art 525 Wick Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The 86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition, sponsored by the Student Art Association, features works by students enrolled in the Department of Art at YSU. The exhibition opens on March 24 and continues through April 7 at the John J McDonough Museum of Art. Artists will be honored at a reception and awards

86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition

John J. McDonough Museum of Art 525 Wick Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The 86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition, sponsored by the Student Art Association, features works by students enrolled in the Department of Art at YSU. The exhibition opens on March 24 and continues through April 7 at the John J McDonough Museum of Art. Artists will be honored at a reception and awards

86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition

John J. McDonough Museum of Art 525 Wick Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The 86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition, sponsored by the Student Art Association, features works by students enrolled in the Department of Art at YSU. The exhibition opens on March 24 and continues through April 7 at the John J McDonough Museum of Art. Artists will be honored at a reception and awards

86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition

John J. McDonough Museum of Art 525 Wick Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The 86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition, sponsored by the Student Art Association, features works by students enrolled in the Department of Art at YSU. The exhibition opens on March 24 and continues through April 7 at the John J McDonough Museum of Art. Artists will be honored at a reception and awards

86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition

John J. McDonough Museum of Art 525 Wick Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The 86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition, sponsored by the Student Art Association, features works by students enrolled in the Department of Art at YSU. The exhibition opens on March 24 and continues through April 7 at the John J McDonough Museum of Art. Artists will be honored at a reception and awards

86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition

John J. McDonough Museum of Art 525 Wick Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The 86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition, sponsored by the Student Art Association, features works by students enrolled in the Department of Art at YSU. The exhibition opens on March 24 and continues through April 7 at the John J McDonough Museum of Art. Artists will be honored at a reception and awards

86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition

John J. McDonough Museum of Art 525 Wick Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The 86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition, sponsored by the Student Art Association, features works by students enrolled in the Department of Art at YSU. The exhibition opens on March 24 and continues through April 7 at the John J McDonough Museum of Art. Artists will be honored at a reception and awards

86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition

John J. McDonough Museum of Art 525 Wick Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The 86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition, sponsored by the Student Art Association, features works by students enrolled in the Department of Art at YSU. The exhibition opens on March 24 and continues through April 7 at the John J McDonough Museum of Art. Artists will be honored at a reception and awards

86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition

John J. McDonough Museum of Art 525 Wick Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The 86th Annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition, sponsored by the Student Art Association, features works by students enrolled in the Department of Art at YSU. The exhibition opens on March 24 and continues through April 7 at the John J McDonough Museum of Art. Artists will be honored at a reception and awards

Ann Duhamel

John J. McDonough Museum of Art 525 Wick Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The Donald P. Pipino Performing Arts Series at Youngstown State University presents Ann Duhamel on April 20, 2023 at 7:30pm in the Installation Gallery at the McDonough Museum of Art. Pianist Ann DuHamel’s performances have been praised as poetic and “. . . a delight for the ears and the soul.” (Encuentro Universitario Internacional de

Tony Leonardi Legacy Alumni Reunion Tribute Concert

Ford Theater, Bliss Hall – Youngstown State University One University Plaza, Youngstown, OH, United States

In 2020, Paula Leonardi Ducato, daughter of the late Tony Leonardi, began organizing a concert in honor of her father’s legacy to pay tribute to him and provide him with the congratulatory send-off retirement concert he never had. Leonardi Ducato announces The Tony Leonardi Legacy Alumni Reunion Tribute Concert will be held Saturday, August 5,

Rock the Lot – YSU Football Preseason Tailgate Party

Stambaugh Stadium – Youngstown State University 577 Fifth Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The 1st annual Rock the Lot YSU Football Preseason Tailgate Party will be held on Saturday, August 19 starting at 3:00pm. The opening act will take the stage at 5:30pm, followed by the incredible performance by The Vindys at 8:00pm. Get ready for an unforgettable evening filled with delicious food from a variety of food

YSU vs. Valparaiso – Football

Stambaugh Stadium – Youngstown State University 577 Fifth Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The Youngstown State University Penguins take on the Valparaiso University Beacons at Stambaugh Stadium on Thursday, August 31 in their home opener. Game time is 7:30pm. For tickets, call 330-941-1YSU or visit their website for ticket and game day information. Go Guins!

Allyson Felix – YSU Thomas Colloquium Lecture Series

Stambaugh Auditorium 1000 Fifth Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

Thomas Colloquium on Free Enterprise presents Allyson Felix on Thursday, September 14, 2023 at 7:00pm at Stambaugh Auditorium. Allyson Felix stepped on the world stage as a passionate 18 year old in her first Olympic Games. She has redefined athletics as she continues to cement her iconic status on and off the track. Felix has

YSU vs. Robert Morris – Football

Stambaugh Stadium – Youngstown State University 577 Fifth Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

The Youngstown State University Penguins take on the Robert Morris University Colonials at Stambaugh Stadium on Saturday, September 16. Game time is 2:00pm. For tickets, call 330-941-1YSU or visit their website for ticket and game day information. Go Guins!

Scapin – University Theatre

Ford Theater, Bliss Hall – Youngstown State University One University Plaza, Youngstown, OH, United States

Scapin, a delightful comedy by Molière, promises to put audiences in stitches. This classic farce follows the misadventures of Scapin, a conniving servant with a knack for mischief and manipulation. As he navigates a web of love triangles and schemes, the play explores themes of deception, forgiveness, and the triumph of wit. Performances are November 10-11

Scapin – University Theatre

Ford Theater, Bliss Hall – Youngstown State University One University Plaza, Youngstown, OH, United States

Scapin, a delightful comedy by Molière, promises to put audiences in stitches. This classic farce follows the misadventures of Scapin, a conniving servant with a knack for mischief and manipulation. As he navigates a web of love triangles and schemes, the play explores themes of deception, forgiveness, and the triumph of wit. Performances are November 10-11

Scapin – University Theatre

Ford Theater, Bliss Hall – Youngstown State University One University Plaza, Youngstown, OH, United States

Scapin, a delightful comedy by Molière, promises to put audiences in stitches. This classic farce follows the misadventures of Scapin, a conniving servant with a knack for mischief and manipulation. As he navigates a web of love triangles and schemes, the play explores themes of deception, forgiveness, and the triumph of wit. Performances are November 10-11

Scapin – University Theatre

Ford Theater, Bliss Hall – Youngstown State University One University Plaza, Youngstown, OH, United States

Scapin, a delightful comedy by Molière, promises to put audiences in stitches. This classic farce follows the misadventures of Scapin, a conniving servant with a knack for mischief and manipulation. As he navigates a web of love triangles and schemes, the play explores themes of deception, forgiveness, and the triumph of wit. Performances are November 10-11

Scapin – University Theatre

Ford Theater, Bliss Hall – Youngstown State University One University Plaza, Youngstown, OH, United States

Scapin, a delightful comedy by Molière, promises to put audiences in stitches. This classic farce follows the misadventures of Scapin, a conniving servant with a knack for mischief and manipulation. As he navigates a web of love triangles and schemes, the play explores themes of deception, forgiveness, and the triumph of wit. Performances are November 10-11

Scapin – University Theatre

Ford Theater, Bliss Hall – Youngstown State University One University Plaza, Youngstown, OH, United States

Scapin, a delightful comedy by Molière, promises to put audiences in stitches. This classic farce follows the misadventures of Scapin, a conniving servant with a knack for mischief and manipulation. As he navigates a web of love triangles and schemes, the play explores themes of deception, forgiveness, and the triumph of wit. Performances are November 10-11

YSU Carols & Cocoa and the Dana Holiday Concert

Stambaugh Auditorium 1000 Fifth Ave., Youngstown, OH, United States

YSU Carols & Cocoa and Dana Holiday Concert will be held on Wednesday, December 6 at 7:00pm at Stambaugh Auditorium. The event is a tradition that dates back more than 40 years, involving most of the Dana School of Music vocal and instrumental students. The event begins with Carols in the Jeanne D. Tyler Grand Ballroom.

Quey Percussion Duo

Ford Theater, Bliss Hall – Youngstown State University One University Plaza, Youngstown, OH, United States

Quey Percussion Duo will perform on January 19, 2024 at 7:00pm in YSU Ford Theater in Bliss Hall. For nearly 20 years, Quey Percussion Duo has dazzled audiences worldwide with their unmistakable style that blends traditions of contemporary, cross-cultural, classical, and popular music to create colorful sound worlds. Their presentations have a reputation for elevating