Archived News Release from 2007
For Immediate Release
FREE Live Music All Summer in Redwood City!
– Downtown Courthouse Square –
– Stafford Park –
– Marlin Park in Redwood Shores –
Redwood City, CA - May 31, 2007– Redwood City is becoming famous for its incredible variety of FREE summer concerts, and we’re gearing up now to bring top-quality local and national musical performers to the community.
From rock, blues, Celtic, and swing, to Latin, salsa, blues, country, jazz and more, these free concerts are a great way to spend balmy summer evenings with friends, family, and neighbors in beautiful Redwood City. Here’s the general schedule for great free summer music, perfect to post on a refrigerator or home bulletin board as a reminder! Details on these concerts and other summer activities are online at www.redwoodcity.org/events.
“Music on the Square” – a whopping 18 free concerts on Friday evenings from 6 to 8 pm in Redwood City’s beautiful new Courthouse Square on Broadway, Downtown.
- June 1 - Livewire
- June 8 - The Sun Kings
- June 15 - Aja Vu
- June 22 - The Bingtones
- June 29 - Unauthorized Rolling Stones
- July 6 - Handful of Luvin’
- July 13 - Zbop
- July 20 - Bluestate Band
- July 27 - City Rocks
- August 3 - Ben Marcato & His Mondo Combo
- August 10 - California Cowboys
- August 17 - Men of Worth
- August 24 - Tito Garcia Band
- August 31 - Joe Escobar
- September 7 - Freesound
- September 14 - Garrick Davis
- September 21 - La Ventana
- September 28 - Jessie Turner Band
“Jazz Up the Shores” – world-class jazz and other styles Thursday evenings at 6 pm in delightful Marlin Park (Neptune and Cringle) in Redwood Shores.
“Concert Series at Stafford Park” - free liv e music in a beautiful park setting at the corner of King Street and Hopkins Avenue, Wednesday evenings from 6 to 8 pm in Stafford Park.
- June 14 - Akira Tana & Sound Circle
- June 28 - Jimmy Valencia & Cool Jazz
- July 12 - Menlo Brass Quintet
- July 26 - Molly’s Revenge
- August 9 - Sumi Nagasawa & Friends
Full details are at www.redwoodcity.org/events. These free concerts throughout the summer are sponsored by the City of Redwood City and its Civic Cultural Commission, Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department, Redevelopment Agency, and the Port of Redwood City, Peninsula Bark-Busters, Provident Credit Union, Allied Waste, Norcal Waste, Redwood City Industrial Saltworks, and Redwood Shores Community Association.
- June 27 - Silicon Valley House Rockers
- July 11 - Houston Jones
- July 18 - Busta Groove
- July 25 - Zydeco Flames
- August 1 - Pure Ecstasy
- August 8 - The Wade Love Band
- August 15 - Caesar Myles & the Dreaded Truth
- August 22 - Los Boleros
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Public Communications Manager