Free Peacetown concerts return, this year at the Barlow on three stages: the Main Stage at the Event Center behind Blue Ridge Kitchen; one at The Crooked Goat; and a third outside Woodfour and Fern Bar. You ‘ll also find music performances downtown at People’s Music, Main Stage Theater, and Hopmonk Tavern.
Main Stage lineup:
July 7: Gator Nation – Cajun and zydeco dance music
July 14: The Pulsators – Straight-up rock ‘n’ roll band
July 21: Burrows and Dilbeck – Funky original grooves
July 28: Tom Rigney and Flambeau – Fantastic fiddling
August 4: Soul Section – Big band swing
August 11: Sol Horizon – Reggae at its best
August 18: The Dirty Shames – Blues with guest Nick Gravenites
August 25: Onye and the Messengers – African jazz funk
September 1: Soul Fuse – Funky big band
September 8: Whiskey Family Band – Poor Man’s Whiskey lite
There’s also art browsing, nature walks, Family Village at McKinley Street Community Stage, and lots of great food and drink at area restaurants.
Here’s the complete line-up:
6770 McKinley Street