Youngstown State University Penguin Productions and the City of Youngstown are proud to announce JUDAH AND THE LION as the headlining act for FEDERAL FRENZY Music and Arts Festival. This event will take place in the city of Youngstown between 2:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 22, 2017. The Federal, O’Donold’s Irish Pub & Grill, and Suzie’s Dogs & Drafts will host live musical performances by YSU bands throughout the day. This year two outdoor stages will be in place with performances beginning at 2:15 p.m. on West Federal Street featuring STONE SENATE, a southern rock group hailing from Nashville, WELSHLY ARMS, a rising Cleveland rock and roll band returning home from a European promo trip, JUL BIG GREEN, a cross genre Cleveland artist with styles ranging from pop-rock, hip-hop, and jazz, and JUDAH AND THE LION, a high-energy folk-hop band who recently wrapped up a tour with Twenty One Pilot. Admission is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required for entrance.
The 330 Stage will spotlight local artists featured on The Summit FM including: THE ANGIE HAZE PROJECT, an indie, gypsy, blues, folk singer-songwriter from Akron, WHITE BUFFALO WOMAN, a rock and roll, soul, garage group based in Northeastern Ohio, and THE VINDYS, a Youngstown pop group that has established themselves as one of the fastest up and coming bands.
Twelve Youngstown State University affiliated student, faculty, and staff bands complete the FEDERAL FRENZY lineup: Artificial Consciousness Machines, Backpocket, Drop the Act, Everyday, Hypnotist, Retroantics, SJ – 1093 Experience, Speedo Agreedo, Spirit of the Bear, The Labra Brothers, Where’s Winona Now?, and Whiskey Pilot.
90.7 FM The Summit: Love local music? Visit our friends to learn more about the station and the 330 radio, a 24/7 music channel dedicated to the past, present, & future of NE Ohio music.
Vendor Market: Browse our merchants and support local vendors at this market from 2:00 pm-8:00 pm!
Food Truck Alley: Hungry and ready to curb your appetite? Explore the food truck options up and down the street!
Beer Tent: Quench your thirst and support YSU Penguin Productions at the same time! The outdoor bar opens at 4:30 pm.
Youngstown Artists: Witness these incredibly talented local artists in action throughout the day: Daniel Rauschenbach, Heather Seno, Justin Reese, Eric Alleman, and Craig Latchaw.
Alumni Engagement: Are you #Yandproud? Visit our friends to find out how to get involved with Pete’s Pride and learn about Tree Campus USA.
Student Art Education Association: Support this student organization and stop by to have your caricature drawn!
Student Government Association & Youngstown Environmental Sustainability Society: Happy Earth Day! Visit this table to learn what you can do to make an impact on our environment.