FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Jackie Neil, Recreation Supervisor
County’s Free Outdoor Summer Concert Series Kicks Off
JUNE 28, 2013 – Grab a lawn chair and head to one or more of the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders’ free summer concerts held in four County parks.
“We are pleased to present our Music in the Parks series to our residents,” said Freeholder Stephen J. “Pete” Dalina, chair of the County’s Infrastructure Management Committee. “It’s a great way to spend quality time outdoors.”
Middlesex County Freeholder Director Ronald G. Rios said: “Middlesex County is very proud of our beautiful parks, and they are the perfect setting to enjoy live music. On behalf of the Freeholder Board I encourage all residents to join us for these wonderful free summer events.”
All concerts are free and open to the public.
For more information, call 732-745-3936 or visit http://co.middlesex.nj.us.
RARITAN BAY WATERFRONT PARK
South Amboy/ Sayreville Beachfront
O’Leary Boulevard, South Amboy
Wednesdays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
*Concerts in Raritan Bay Waterfront Park will take place rain or shine (see below).
10 - Bernie Goydish’s Jersey Polka Stars – Polka and Variety Music
17 - Walt Wagner and the Serenaders
24 - The Robert Murdock Band (A Classic Rock Tribute to the 60s 70s & 80s)
31 - Sandy Sasso’s Swingin’ Big Band
7 - *NEW!* Danny V’s 52ND Street Band (A Tribute to Billy Joel)
14 - *NEW* Rave on Band – the Hits of Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly
21 - Zydeco-A-Go-Go- New Orleans style Rhythm & Blues, plus 40s Jump, Jazz & Swing
28 - The Tim Gillis Band (The Greatest in Country Music)
*In the case of inclement weather, you will be directed to the South Amboy Middle/High
School Auditorium by Park Rangers. Shuttle bus service will be available every week
courtesy of Middlesex County Area Transit.
SPRING LAKE PARK GAZEBO
Maple Avenue, South Plainfield
Sundays from 6:30 to 8:00 pm
7 - The George Krauss Memorial Band – Barbara Krauss Santoro, Leader
14 - The Mark Heter Band
21 - The Broadway Pops Big Band – Greg Giannascoli, Leader
28 - STARFISH ROCKS! Family-friendly Rock & Roll for Kids!
4 - Sandy Sasso’s Swingin’ Big Band
11 - The Garden State Symphonic Band – Patriotic American Music – Chris Pedersen, Leader
THOMPSON PARK GAZEBO
Forsgate Drive, Jamesburg
Wednesdays from 2 to 3:30 p.m.
10 - Bernie Goydish’s Jersey Polka Stars – Polka &Variety Music
17 - The Jersey Swingtones
24 - The Broadway Pops Big Band – Greg Giannascoli, Leader
31 - The Garden State Symphonic Band – Patriotic American Music – Chris Pedersen, Leader
7 - Francene Kane & Her Gentlemen Friends
14 - Sandy Sasso’s Swingin’ Big Band
21 - Zydeco-A-Go-Go - New Orleans style Rhythm & Blues, plus
40s Jump, Jazz & Swing
WARREN PARK MINI THEATER
Florida Grove Road, Woodbridge
Sundays from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
7 - The Garden State Symphonic Band – Patriotic American Music – Chris Pedersen, Leader
14 - The Jose Rodriguez Latin Band – Current and Classic Latin Hits
21 - The Mark Heter Band
28 - The Broadway Pops Big Band – Greg Giannascoli, Leader
4 - The George Krauss Memorial Band - Barbara Krauss Santoro, Leader
11 - Bernie Goydish’s Jersey Polka Stars – Polka and Variety Music