Summer concerts to kick off in Barnesville

BARNESVILLE — The Showcase Summer Concerts is announcing its 36th series dates for the 2019 season.

During June, July and August at the Community Arts Place on Colonel Drive in the event of bad weather the former Grange Hall on Shamrock Drive will serve as an alternate site.

Performances at 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and a snack bar will be open during evenings. Guests are asked to bring lawn chairs. Donations will be accepted. Floral gifts for the first show are courtesy of Fruits of Life Greenhouses.

The summer series will kick off June 13 with Backtrax, from Glen Dale. Almost Famous, from Barnesville, will play June 27. Ben Provenzano Band, from Bridgeport, will perform July 11. The Buckeye Travelers, from Caldwell will play July 25, and The Remedy Band, from New Martinsville, will perform Aug. 8.

Events will feature gospel, bluegrass, country and variety music.

For more information, call 740-425-3343.