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News Release
For Immediate Release

Tuesday, July 14, 2016

Sunday in the Park Concert Series Returns to Victoria Park June 19

TRURO – Truro’s popular Sunday in the Park summer concert series returns to the J. Arch Fraser Bandshell at Victoria Park on Sunday, June 19, featuring some of this region’s most talented musicians.

The free weekly outdoor concerts are sponsored by the Town of Truro’s Department of Parks, Recreation and Culture, and held each Sunday from 2 to 4 pm. There are also some special events, including a July 1 Canada Day concert hosted by the Truro Royal Canadian Legion, a Civic Holiday concert on August 1 and a Labour Day concert on September 5. Times for special concerts may vary.

While you’re at the Victoria Park, be sure to enjoy refreshments and food from the canteen, the outdoor swimming pool, scenic trails and beautiful scenery covering 1,000 acres in the heart of Truro.

Don’t forget to bring your chairs and your sunscreen!

This summer’s lineup includes:

June 19: Next of Kin (2pm); Jeannie Fraser (3pm)
June 26: Alycia Putnam & Family (2-4pm)
July 1: Canada Day festivities hosted by the Truro Royal Canadian Legion
July 3: Gordon Tucker & Laura Watson (2pm); Darcy Doucette (2pm)
July 10: Julie Johnstone & Friends (2-4pm)
July 17: Bob & CJ Prest (2-4pm)
July 24: Code of 3 with Tim Bowers (2pm); Greg Langille & Nikki MacCallum (3pm)
July 31: Jim Richards & Rusty Cage (2-4pm)
Aug. 1: Civic Holiday Concert: Gordon Tucker & Tim Bowers (2pm); County Transit (3pm)
Aug. 7: Andy LeBlanc & Friends (2-4pm)
Aug. 14: Gerald MacKenzie (2pm); Gary Webb (3pm)
Aug. 21: Paul Randy Mingo (2-4pm)
Aug. 28: Witchitaw (2-4pm)
Sept. 4: Jim Aylward (2pm); Ron & Dianne O’Brien (3pm)
Sept. 5: Labour Day Concert: Johanne McInnis (12pm); Island Boys (1:15-3:30pm); She and I with Mandy Atkinson & Craig MacEachern (3:45-5pm)

For more information:
Samantha Madore
Special Events & Culture Coordinator, Town of Truro Parks, Recreation & Culture

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