FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact:
Freeholder Stephen J. “Pete” Dalina
Chair, Infrastructure Management Committee
732-745-4593

County’s Free Outdoor Summer Concert Series

 

JUNE 21, 2012 -- The Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders’ free summer concert series kicks off  with performances 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 Christopher D. Rafano 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, contact Jackie Neill, Recreation Supervisor, at 732-745-3936 or visit www.co.middlesex.nj.us.


RARITAN BAY WATERFRONT PARK
South Amboy/ Sayreville Beachfront
O’Leary Boulevard, South Amboy
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
 
*Concerts will take place rain or shine (see below)

JULY
11- Walt Wagner and the Serenaders
18 - Zydeco-A-Go-Go- New Orleans style Rhythm & Blues, plus 40’s Jump, Jazz & Swing
25 - The Robert Murdock Band (A Classic Rock Tribute to the 60’s 70’s & 80’s)

AUGUST
  1 - StarFish!  Family-friendly Rock & Roll for Kids! 
  8 - Sandy Sasso’s Swingin’ Big Band
15 - Bernie Goydish’s Jersey Polka Stars – Polka and Variety Music
        Featuring the POLKA TODAY! DANCERS, Matt and Elaine
22 - Irish Night featuring The Perry Brothers Irish Band
29 - 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
6:30 to 8:00 pm

JULY
 1 - The Garden State Symphonic Band – Patriotic American Music – Chris Pedersen, Leader
 8 - The George Krauss Memorial Band – Barbara Krauss Santoro, Leader    
15 - Sandy Sasso’s Swingin’ Big Band
22 - The Mark Heter Band – Wonderful Music from the Circus
29 - StarFish!  Family-friendly Rock & Roll for Kids! 

AUGUST
  5 - The Brio Concert Band – Patriotic American Music – Edward Logue, Leader     

WARREN PARK MINI THEATER
Florida Grove Road, Woodbridge
6 to 7:30 p.m. 

JULY
1 - The Brio Concert Band- Patriotic American Music- Edward Logue, Leader       
 8 - The Mark Heter Band – Wonderful Music from the Circus
15 - The Jose Rodriguez Latin Band – Current and Classic Latin Hits **New!**
22 - The Great American Rootin’ Tootin’, High Falootin’, Puttin’ on the Ritz
        Novelty Band – Greg Giannascoli, Leader
29 -The Live Sounds of Magic with Joey Katz

AUGUST
  5 - The George Krauss Memorial Band - Barbara Krauss Santoro, Leader  
12 -  Bernie Goydish’s Jersey Polka Stars – Polka and Variety Music

THOMPSON PARK GAZEBO
Forsgate Drive, Jamesburg
2 to 3:30 p.m.

JULY
11 - Sandy Sasso’s Swingin’ Big Band
18 - Zydeco-A-Go-Go - New Orleans style Rhythm & Blues, plus
        40’s Jump, Jazz & Swing
25 -  The Great American Rootin’ Tootin’, High Falootin’, Puttin’ on the Ritz
        Novelty Band - Greg Giannascoli, Leader

AUGUST
  1 - The Garden State Symphonic Band – Patriotic American Music –
        Chris   Pedersen, Leader
  8 -  Francene Kane & Her Gentlemen Friends
15 -  Bernie Goydish’s Jersey Polka Stars – Polka &Variety Music

 

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