Live at IUP Family Weekend: Tucker Beathard

Posted on 9/18/2019 8:06:10 PM

This is the official poster for the Tucker Beathard Tailgate Concert during IUP Family Weekend on 9.21.19.  All information is contained within the news post.STATIC and IUP Athletics are pleased to announce that rising country music star Tucker Beathard will play a free concert prior to the Hall of Fame football game against Lock Haven on Saturday, September 21, at George P. Miller Stadium on the IUP campus.

The concert, which is free and open to all, is part of IUP Family Weekend and is sponsored by STATIC and IUP Athletics.

“We’re very excited to announce this Tucker Beathard concert and have him be part of our new IUP gameday experience,” said IUP Director of Athletics Todd Garzarelli. “We invite our fans, alumni, and student body to enjoy this free concert as we strive to provide a vibrant gameday atmosphere for our home football games. We are also excited about our partnership with STATIC as we focus on experiences for our student population.”

In March 2016, Beathard’s first single, titled “Rock On,” peaked at No. 2 on the US Country Airplay charts. That summer, Beathard opened for Dierks Bentley during his Somewhere on a Beach Tour. Beathard is currently touring the United States with his Ride On Tour promoting his album, titled Nobody’s Everything. The album includes the singles “Better Than Me” and “Ride On.”

The 75-minute concert begins at 2:00 p.m. in the Stadium Lot South between the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex and Miller Stadium. The Crimson Hawks’ Hall of Fame Game kick-off against Lock Haven is set for 4:00 p.m.

It is recommended for all fans to arrive early.

“This is another great way to make our gameday experience a community and university event, not just a football game,” Garzarelli continued. “We cannot wait for everyone to come out and enjoy a free concert and an IUP football win.”

Single game tickets are on sale. For purchase information, visit IUPtix.com or the IUP Athletics website

For more information, visit the STATIC website or Twitter page.