Blue Sky Concerts Begin Wednesday, Oct. 5

The October Blue Sky Concert series kicks off this Wednesday, October 5 from 12pm-1pm in Downtown Gainesville with the strong country sounds of The Steve Bryson Band.  October 12will feature blues and southern rock from Diversity; October 19 features contemporary jazz by Monica Spears; and October 26 will finish with the classic rock sounds of SideShow.
 
Adults and children of all ages can purchase “brown bag” lunches from the official vendor on the Square--Deep South Dogs,October 5,  Luna’s,October 12, The Collegiate Grill, October 19, and Atlas Pizza,October 26-- or bring food from home and “picnic” on the beautiful Square while enjoying the sunshine and sounds of some of your favorite musical groups.
 
These exciting noontime concerts are designed to provide an upbeat cultural backdrop to the vibrant business activities in Downtown Gainesville. Each concert will be broadcast live on TV18, The Government Channel and will be rebroadcast throughout the following week and online at www.tv18online.org.
 
 
The October concert series is sponsored by Gainesville Parks and Recreation, Radio Center, TV18, Main Street Gainesville, and The Times. 
 
Check out the Main Street website at downtowngainesville.com for the latest information on this event and many others planned for the Fall including Trick or Treat on the Square, Monday, October 31 from 3-5pmand the downtown holiday season kick-off Jingle Mingle, November 17 from 5-8pm.
 
For more information call Main Street Manager Angela Thompson at 770-297-1141.