2016 Summer Concert Series04/12/2016
CITY OF LEWES ANNOUNCES 2016 SUMMER CONCERT SERIES LINEUP
Concerts in Stango Park bring 5 new performers to Lewes
The City of Lewes announces another great line up for the summer concert series in Stango Park for 2016. Every Tuesday evening from June 14 to August 30, there will be a free concert starting at 7:00 p.m. on the open air stage in Stango Park next to the Lewes library. A diverse music lineup is being offered from country bluegrass, RB/Hip Hop, classic rock, big band and more. A family friendly event, all are welcome to bring chairs, blankets, snacks, and their dancing shoes.
The 2016 summer concert series lineup includes;
June 14 Oh Boy!
June 21 Mike Hines & The Look
July 5 Eddie Sherman Show
July 12 Acoustic Jam
July 19 Smooth Sound Dance Band
July 26 Over Time
August 2 Windy Ridge
August 9 Zydeco-a-go-go
August 16 The Funsters
August 23 Chesapeake Brass Band
August 30 The Christopher Dean Band
This marks the thirteenth year (13th) of the Lewes summer concert series, which is managed and coordinated by volunteers and the Lewes Parks & Recreation commission. Over forty (40) bands submitted to be considered for the 2016 lineup. Submissions are evaluated on visual and audio samples as a group, artistic quality, including overall talent, creativity, diversity, tone, stage conduct, audience engagement and interaction, and budget. Performers may submit a package to be considered for the 2017 series at the end of this year in December.
The concerts are supported by the City of Lewes, a grant from WSFS bank, and a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts. The Division promotes Delaware arts events on www.DelawareScene.com.