Learn More About Our Year-Round Events

*If you are a student act who is interested in performing at these events or have any questions in general, please contact our Director of Events at*


Battle of the Bands aims to showcase the unique musical talent of Penn State students. Taking place in the Alumni Hall in the HUB, judges choose a winner to open for the festival in May. All students are welcome to come listen and enjoy free live music. This event takes place during the spring semester. 


If you are a student musician interested in competing, fill out the Battle 2020 application below, open now through January 29th. 



The Spotlight Series is a showcase event that highlights the talent of Penn State students. Expect live music and different themes at these HUB events. Movin’ On merchandise will be sold at most of these events. 



The Acoustic Roadshow events are pop-up performances in campus dining halls, taking place in the mid-spring semester. These events are booked during meal times to raise awareness for the festival among students who might not know of Movin’ On, while also promoting student acts. These events typically take place in Pollock Commons, Findlay Commons (East Halls), Warnock Commons (North Halls), South Hall Commons, and Waring Commons (West Halls). 

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