The Douglas County Parks & Recreation Department will kick off its 16th year of the GE "Family Summer Concert Series" on June 1 at Minden Park. Bring a low back chair or blanket and enjoy an evening of music in the park. The concerts will held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. with the exception of Aug. 24. which will be held from 6 to 8 p.m.
The concert series are free to the community thanks to the following organizations and business: Town of Minden, GE Energy, Carson Valley Inn, Dr. James the Dentist, Edgewood Companies, Carson Valley Medical Center, Sullivan Law, Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC, and Nevada Johns.
The concert series is still in need of a co-sponsor for Aug. 3 date as well as half page ads, quarter page ads, and business card ads, or simply company mentions. All sponsorship donations go toward the costs of the concerts including promotion, talent, sound and staffing. If you or your businesses would like to be a sponsor a concert or place an ad, contact Sheryl Christian at 782-9828 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 1 - Garratt Wilkin & the Parrotheads (Jimmy Buffett Tribute)
June 22 - Dave Russell (Country Rock)
July 20 - Imagine (a Beatles Tribute)
Aug. 3 - Renegade (Tribute to Styx & Classic Rock)
Aug. 24 - Shane Dwight (Blues)