Third in the Burg

About Third in the Burg

Third in the burg is a celebration of downtown Harrisburg's art and culture. Every third Friday of the month, local businesses open their doors to feature music, art, and food events. Visitors are encouraged to join in and experience Harrisburg's night life and culture for no charge. At Midtown Scholar, we have regular events featuring local musicians and artists as well as coffee and tea related experiences. Follow us on Facebook or Twitter to see what's happening each month. We look forward to seeing you there!

This Month

Februrary 18th, 2013
12pm Coffee cupping
2pm Tea tasting
6pm Mystic Visions: works by James
Krabiel reception, open until 10PM
6pm TMI Improv group
7pm Nathaniel Gadsen's Writer's
Wordshop and Jump Street's Poetry Night
8pm Millenium Music Conference

About Midtown Scholar

The Location

For over 10 years, the Midtown Scholar takes pride in being the largest academic used book store in Pennsylvania, located in Harrisburg. With it's location right across from the historic Broad Street Market on 3rd street, the Midtown Scholar seeks to continue the rich history of the city as well as encourage cultural growth of it's citizens by hosting numerous music and art events. The Midtown Scholar also has a nice cafe with expertly trained baristas and direct trade monthly rotated coffee and tea.


Monday: 8am-9pm
Tuesday: 8am-9pm
Wednesday: 8am-9pm
Thursday: 8am-9pm
Friday: 8am-10pm
Saturday: 8am-10pm
Sunday: 12pm-7pm