Graphic from Montgomery County Department of Recreation.

The county’s Department of Recreation has released the schedule of performers for its Silver Spring Summer Concert series.

The free series opens this Thursday, June 15 on Veterans’ Plaza and will feature performances every Thursday evening through August 3. Shows run from 7-9 p.m.

The performers include:

June 15 – Built for Comfort Band – Blues, Soul, R&B, Americana and Rock favorites

June 22 – Bobby & the Believers – Classic horn band

June 29 – David Bach Consort – Smooth Jazz

July 6 – MoCo’s Got Talent – Youth Performances

July 13 – Second Wind – 80s Hits

July 20 – Gary and the Groove – 60s Covers

July 27 – Rock & Roll Relics – Oldies

August 3 – Moxie Blues Band – Blues

During the shows, attendees can find dancing, face painting and games for kids. The concert series features a raffle with prizes for adults as well as toys and gifts for children. The raffle opens at 6:30 p.m. and drawings held at intermission. Attendees may bring picnics or buy food at one of the nearby restaurants.

If it’s raining at 7 p.m. on the night of a show, the performance will be canceled.

Mike Diegel

Co-Founder/Editor at Source of the Spring
Mike Diegel, a founding member of Source of the Spring, is a Silver Spring advocate who has been appointed by the county executive to several committees and task forces. He currently is a member of the Silver Spring Arts & Entertainment District Advisory Committee. His background is in journalism and he earned a bachelor of arts in communications from McDaniel College. He is self-employed as a communications consultant and is an active volunteer with Appalachian Great Pyrenees Rescue. He has lived for more than 20 years in Northwood/Four Corners with his wife Trish and multiple Great Pyrenees dogs. He is better known around Silver Spring as the Guy with the Big White Dogs.
Summer concert series schedule released