Silver Spring Summer Concerts Series

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(Every Thursday through August 4th)
Kick off
THURSDAY, JUNE 16th
5:30 p.m.
Veterans Plaza

With a ‘double header’ performance of
Anthony “Swamp Dog” Clark and the Blues Allstars
with opening act Cooking with Gas

Discovery Channel and The Fillmore Silver Spring present a fabulous 2016 Silver Spring Summer Concert Series on Veteran’s Plaza! Silver Spring’s Thursday Night Concerts features touring artists and local favorites for their Summer 2016 line-up. From Motown to Rock to Oldies, the popular summer concert series has music for everyone.
June 16 – Anthony “Swamp Dog” Clark and the Blues Allstars (blues)
NOTE: Cooking with Gas will open at 5:30 p.m.!
(See below for much more on the Blues Festival.)
June 23 – Rock & Roll Relics (oldies)

June 30 – The Lloyd Dobbler Effect (80s/90s covers)

July 7 – Jeffery Broussard and the Creole Cowboys (zydeco)

July 14 – The Moxie Blues Band (blues)

July 21 – MoCo’s Got Talent Winners (variety)

July 28 – Appaloosa (classic rock)

August 4 – Ocho de Bastos (Latin rock)
The concerts feature games for kids and a raffle that includes prizes for adults and toys for kids. The raffle is awarded at intermission.
Silver Spring Concert performances are free and take place on Thursdays from 7-9 p.m. The outdoor performances are presented at the Silver Spring Civic Building on Veterans Plaza, One Veterans Place. Performances are canceled due to weather only if it is raining at 7:00 pm. The programs are sponsored by Discovery Communications, Live Nation, Montgomery County, the Silver Spring Urban District, and Montgomery County Recreation.

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About Ramón Jiménez

Ramón Jiménez, actual Managing Editor de MetroLatinoUSA. Periodista que cubre eventos de las comunidades latinas en Washington D.C., Maryland y Virginia. Graduado de la Escuela de Periodismo de la Universidad del Distrito de Columbia. Galardonado en numerosas ocasiones por parte de la Asociación Nacional de Publicaciones Hispanas (NAHP) y otras organizaciones comunitarias y deportivas de la región metropolitana de esta capital. También premiado en dos ocasiones como Mejor Periodista del Año por la cobertura de la comunidad salvadoreña; premios otorgados por la Oficina de Asuntos Latinos del Alcalde de Washington (OLA) y otras organizaciones. Ha sido miembro del jurado calificador en diferentes concursos literarios, de belleza y talento en la región metropolitana. Ha visitado zonas de desastre en Nicaragua, Honduras y El Salvador e invitado a esos países por organizaciones que asisten a personas de escasos recursos económicos. Antes trabajó en otros medios de prensa de Virginia y Washington, D.C., incluyendo reportajes para una agencia noticiosa mundial.

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