Azalea Drive Kicks Off “Concerts in the Park 2018”

drum setAzalea Drive opens the Concerts in the Park 2018 season on Friday (June 15) at 6:30 p.m. in Washington Park in the City of Groton.  All concerts are free.

Azalea Drive will present a wonderful mix of music from Stevie Wonder, Bruno Mars, Madonna, Justin Timberlake, Aerosmith and more.  The four-member band includes Kym, Apicelli, vocals; Ron Apicelli, guitar; Dan Solomons, bass; and Dough Church, drums.

The concert series is co-sponsored and co-produced by Groton Utilities and the City of Groton Parks and Recreation Department.

The remaining concerts are:

June 22 –  Rock and Soul Revue

June 29 –  Mass-Conn Fusion

July 6 –  F & Blues Band

July 13 –  The Cartells

July 20 –  Jay Dempsey Band

July 27 –  9Teen.

Joe Presti provides sound production for all concerts.

You can check out the complete Concerts in the Park 2018 schedule during the season on the City of Groton web site while each concert will be announced on the city’s Facebook page.

Azalea Drive

Azalea Drive

For concert information or cancellation notices, call 860-446-4129, the concert hotline. Food is available on site.  Groton baseball leagues will operate the concession stand.

The concerts are designed to be especially appealing to families for a fun, inexpensive night out. Spectators are encouraged to bring their families and perhaps a picnic supper.  The concert site also has sufficient room on the basketball court for dancing.