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SUMMER LINE UP ANNOUNCED FOR GIG HARBOR OUTDOOR CONCERTS!

 

Gig Harbor, Wash. February 17, 2011 The City of Gig Harbor has announced the line up for SUMMER SOUNDS AT SKANSIE 2011.  The extremely popular free outdoor concert series will begin on June 28th and run on consecutive Tuesday through August 23rd.  All concerts start at 6:30pm and are held on the waterfront in Skansie Brothers Park, in historic downtown Gig Harbor.

 

This year’s opening act is Gig Harbor’s own Perry Acker Band.  The Beatniks (featuring local Gig Harbor singers) will also return.  “I feel this is our best and most diverse line-up yet” said Laureen Lund, City of Gig Harbor Marketing Director and concert coordinator since the concerts began in 2003. “I expect very large crowds for all of these concerts and we are working on some new plans for expanded safety and comfort of our concert guests.”

This year’s lineup:

 

 28-Jun

Perry Acker Band – rock, pop, fusion

www.perryacker.com

5-Jul

WA Army National Guard 133rd Army Band

133armyband.washingtonarmyguard.org/

12-Jul

Tupelo - country

www.tupelomusicband.com

19-Jul

The Beatniks - rock

www.thebeatniks.com

26-Jul

Sambatuque - Carribean

www.sambatuquemusic.com

2-Aug

Swing Reunion Orchestra – Big Band

www.swingreunion.com

9-Aug

Ali Marcus-country female vocalist

www.alimarcus.com

16-Aug

Funaddicts – 50’s dance tunes

www.funaddictsband.com

23-Aug

David Carrero – Latin guitar & fusion

www.davidcorreaandcascada.com



The Summer Sounds at Skansie event is brought to you by the City of Gig Harbor and sponsors CenturyLink and St. Anthony Hospital.  All events are free.  Bring your own chair or blanket.  No tents or umbrellas allowed.  Gig Harbor parks are “smoke free”.  Saving seats is subject to management discretion.

Learn more about Gig Harbor at www.gigharborguide.com

 

 

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