The Wayne County Creative Arts Council presents the Independence Day Celebration on Saturday, July 2nd and features the Doug Smith Band and the
The Wayne County Creative Arts Council presents the Independence Day Celebration on Saturday, July 2nd and features the Doug Smith Band and the Crystal Band. There will be vendors and refreshments along with a fireworks display at dusk sponsored by the Greater Honesdale Partnership. (Rain date will be Sunday, July 3. The concert begins at 7:30 and run till about 9 PM. In case of inclement weather, concerts may be moved. Concert-goers may bring a blanket or chair for seating. For more information, go to www.honesdaleparkevents.org.
Fans of one of the best classic rock bands ever, Creedence Clearwater Revival, won’t want to miss the Park debut of CCR tribute band New Moon Rising on Thursday, July 7!
The season will start cruising towards the finish line on Monday, July 11, when Ekat and Friends take the stage, featuring the multitalented vocalist Ekat Pereyra. The audience can travel back to the smoky clubs of 1930’s Paris with the extraordinary musicians of the Gypsy Jazz Quintet on Thursday, July 14. Monday the 18th will bring up the classic rock’n’roll of The Fabulous 45’s (featuring members of Flashback).
Two more Festival debuts will follow. On Thursday the 21st, blues veteran Teddy Young and his band, well-known throughout NEPA and beyond, will lay down some “finely tuned, cut-throat blues,” and then Moss Henry and the Bryophytes present their good ol’ honky-tonk country music and Western swing on Monday, July 25. The series will wrap up on Thursday, July 28th with a celebration of Appalachian fiddle music featuring the ever-popular Old Time Fiddlers led by award-winning fiddler Steve Jacobi.
(Saturday) 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm