Concert series to kick off
The Leavenworth Live Free Summer Concert Series will have its 2006 debut from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, July 8, at the Landing Park.
The band will be "Grand Marquis" which features a blues and swinging jazz sound and was voted Best Jazz Band by Pitch Weekly's readers in 2005.
In case of inclement weather, the concert will move inside the gymnasium at the Riverfront Community Center.
Sponsor for the concert is Leavenworth Main Street.
Future concerts are Aug. 19 featuring Silverstone, playing a mix of oldies, classic rock, 60s, 70s and 80s. On Sept. 16 during River Fest, the concert series will feature Lonesome Hank and the Heartaches playing country music.
For more information, call the Leavenworth Main Street Program at (913) 682-3924.