Concert series begins Saturday night | Arts & Culture
TROY – The City of Troy’s summer entertainment season gets into full swing this weekend with the start of the Powers Park Concert Series on Saturday night. Funk Evolution will headline the first show of the eight-week concert schedule. The Powers Park Concert Series is free to the public.
“The Powers Park Concert Series has grown in size and stature and we look forward to another great season this year, starting on Saturday night,” Mayor Lou Rosamilia said. “The lineup of performers, combined with the great atmosphere and family-friendly environment make it among the best entertainment options in the Capital District.”
Powers Park is located at 110th Street and Second Avenue in Troy. The series runs over eight Saturdays in July and August with each show held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Food and non-alcoholic beverages are available at the event. Alcoholic beverages are prohibited in Powers Park.
The 2012 Powers Park Concert Series schedule is as follows:
July 7 Funk Evolution – Dance Party I
July 14 Refrigerators – Dance Party II
July 21 Nitro Jive – Swing Night
July 28 Carmine Dio & Roaring Thunder – Country Night
August 4 Emerald City – Classic Rock Night
August 11 Solid Smoke – Motown Night
August 18 Al Bruno – Oldies Night
August 25 Bluz House Rockers – Dance Party III