The City of Fort Morgan’s Summer Concert Series will continue through July on the stage of the new Dahms-Talton Band Shell in City Park. The 2014 “Live @ The Park” concerts started June 5 and run for seven Thursday evenings throughout June and July.
The opening concert in the series will featured popular Denver country band Buckstein and drew a good crowd. The next show on June 12 will be Celtic acoustic group Skean Dubh.
The free summer concerts generally run from 6:30 to 8 p.m., and many residents bring lawn chairs, blankets, food and other gear as they enjoy the outdoor entertainment on the sprawling lawn of the park.
The full schedule of remaining performances for 2014’s “Live @ The Park” includes:
June 12 Skean Dubh (Celtic Acoustic) (http://www.reverbnation.com/theskeandubhband)
June 19 Glenn Miller SwingFest (Big Band)
June 26 The Modniks (Hits from the Sixties)
July 10 The Luke Wayne Band
July 17 Deja Blu (Dance Music)
July 24 MCC Big Band/Ragtime
July 31 MCC Platte Valley Festival Band
For more information call the Fort Morgan Recreation Department at 542-3921 or visit www.cityoffortmorgan.com.
The June 19 Big Band performance in the “Live @ The Park” series will be a part of the annual Glenn Miller SwingFest, which will run from June 19-22 at various locations around the city. The Glenn Miller SwingFest is sponsored by the School for the Performing Arts.
For more information about all of the events and activities of the 2014 Glenn Miller SwingFest, call 970-768-6106 or visit www.glennmillerswingfest.com.