Gig Harbor’s Summer Sounds at Skansie Announces 2017 Lineup
Gig Harbor, Wash. March 2, 2017 - The City of Gig Harbor has announced the lineup for Summer Sounds at Skansie 2017. The extremely popular and free outdoor concert series will begin on June 27th and run on consecutive Tuesdays until August 15th at the newly renovated Skansie Brothers Park. The new Welcome Plaza at the park hosts expanded restroom facilities along with a second floor viewing plaza. All concerts start at 6:30pm and are held rain or shine. The concerts are sponsored by CHI Franciscan Health and Harbor Hill.
June 27 The Dusty 45’s www.dusty45s.com
July 4 133rd Army National Guard Band www.music.army.mil
July 11 Wally and the Beavs www.thewallys.net
July 18 The Beatniks www.thebeatniks.com
July 25 Jessica Lynne www.jessica-lynne.com
August 1 Bobby Sox and the Jukebox www.funaddictsband.com
August 8 The David Correa Group www.davidcorreaandcascada.com
August 15 Ranger & the ‘Re-Arrangers’ www.rangerswings.com
Returning in 2017 is the popular restaurant delivery service to the park by Gig Harbor’s favorite downtown eateries. Concertgoers are encouraged to ride the Gig Harbor Trolley and bring lawn chairs and blankets. Gig Harbor parks are nonsmoking and alcohol free parks. For best viewing, only small umbrellas are permitted, and please be respectful of your neighbors. Please note: Chairs may be moved if necessary for set up and safety, and set up of chairs is allowed beginning at 7am each day of event.
About Gig Harbor
Known as the most picturesque harbor in the Northwest, Gig Harbor is an easily accessible, relaxing destination with lots to see and do. Gig Harbor offers shopping along the waterfront as well as uptown, fine and casual dining, and overnight stays in small to mid-size inns and bed and breakfasts. Yachting is big here with private marinas and a public boat dock. Kayak, paddleboard and boat rentals are available as are harbor boat tours. The community’s fishing village heritage is evidenced at the Harbor History Museum and public landmarks. Several top golf courses including Chambers Bay and Gold Mountain are a short drive away, while trails, parks and charming neighborhoods invite walking and cycling. Delightful festivals and inspiring events add to the mix. For additional visitor information on Gig Harbor, Washington’s Maritime City, please access www.gigharborguide.com.
Gig Harbor, Washington’s Maritime City.