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.

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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