Jun 042013
 
The 22nd State Senate district.

The 22nd State Senate district.

On May 20, State Senator Marty Golden announced plans to host a series of fourteen concerts and events throughout July and August in parks located in the 22nd senate district.

The concerts begin on Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. as Bay Ridge’s Party Band, “Head Over Heels” and Classic Southern Rock group “Headin’ South,” plays 79th Street and Shore Road.

The next night, Wednesday, July 10, 2013, “Sound Affair” will entertain the crowd in Marine Park with dance music from the 1960s to the 1990s.

“This summer, I am proud to host another great line up of concerts and invite music lovers and neighbors to be a part of these great evenings of music,” said Senator Golden in a statement. “It’s time to grab a beach chair, or a blanket, and head to our local parks on most Tuesday and Wednesday evenings.”

“The music of the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, dance, classic rock, and more will be sure to get you dancing under the stars. Frankie Marra, Carl Thomas, Brooklyn Keys, City Sounds and more acts will make our local park alive with the music that we have come to enjoy and love,” Golden continued.

Here’s the complete schedule of District 22′s free Summer Concert Series for 2013:

July 9 Head Over Heels (Bay Ridge Party Band)………….………79th St & Shore Road

And Headin’ South (Classic Southern Rock)

July 10 Sound Affair (60’ – 90’s Dance)………………………Marine Park (Fillmore Ave.)

July 16 Radio Daze (70’s & 80’s Party Music)………………………….79th St & Shore Road

and Whippoorwill ( Classic hits from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s)

July 17 Plastic Soul (60’s, 70’s, Classic Rock)……………….Marine Park (Fillmore Ave.)

July 23 Brooklyn Keys (Oldies through 90’s)………….Dyker Park (86th St. & 14th Ave.)

July 24 Generation Gap (60’s through 90’s)…………………..Avenue U & Van Sicklen St

July 30 Love Funk (Funk & Disco Classics) ……………………………..79th St & Shore Road

July 31 New York Exceptions (50’s thru 70’s Oldies)…. Marine Park (Fillmore Ave.)

Aug. 13 Frankie Marra(Classic Rock Party Band)……………………79th St & Shore Road

Aug.14 Carl Thomas (Sinatra, Darin, Dean)……………….. Marine Park (Fillmore Ave.)

Aug. 20 Sha Doobie (Rolling Stones Tribute Band)………………….. 79th St & Shore Road

and All Fired Up (Pat Benatar Tribute Band)

Aug. 21 City Sounds(Oldies, Disco,Dance and more)….… Marine Park (Fillmore Ave.)

Aug. 27 The Bay Ridge St. Patrick’s Parade presents “Irish Night on Shore Road”

“ John Rafferty” and the “Canny Brothers”……….…..79th St & Shore Road

Aug. 28 Family Day(Rides,Games,Karaoke, etc )…..McKinley Park (75th St & FH Pkwy)

Concerts are free and open to the public and all concerts begin at 7:00 p.m. Note the August 28th Family Day event is scheduled from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. In case of poor weather or for more information, please call Senator Golden’s office at (718) 238-6044.

For more information and for updates on the shows, please visit Senator Golden’s website at www.golden.nysenate.gov or follow him on Twitter @senmartygolden, or on Facebook at Martin J. Golden.