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Eastbound Kicks P.I. Chamber’s Free Summer Concert Series

Photo By: Kevin Ho

By: Jasmine McKee
Guest Writer

Last Friday kicked of the Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce’s Free Summer Concert Series. “Eastbound” rocked the stage along the Cape Fear River has families, friends and neighbors enjoyed a beautiful evening and great music.
The FREE Summer Concert Series i held at the Fort Fisher Military Recreation Area in Kure Beach on the second and fourth Fridays of June, July and August. Bring blankets and chairs for the whole family and prepare to boogie the night away.  Come end your work week and see the most beautiful sunsets on the Island overlooking the Cape Fear River while listening to some of the most popular Bands in the area.
This year’s line-up is exceptional in its talent as well as its diversity. June 28th will be the popular Classic Southern Rock and Blues offerings of “THE JAM SANDWICH BAND”.  Hot off the heels of performing at the Carolina Beach Music Festival, the third installment on July 12th will  be none other than LeGrange, NC’s very own ”SPARE CHANGE” with their Beach Country and Classic R & B sound.  Rounding out the second half of the summer will be the well-known “JUSTIN FOX TRIO” with their high-energy Classic Blues & Southern Rock on July 26th followed by Kure Beach’s very own Bluegrass Maestros “SOUTH OF K” on August 9th.  Closing out our 2013 Series will be “THE MAKO BAND” featuring Beach Boogie & Blues in the way only Mako can deliver. For more info on the Bands see the other story on Page 1B.
Coolers are  allowed so pack your picnic and enjoy dinner to the grooves of live music - for free! However we do ask that you please do NOT bring pets or glass  Beverages, food and snacks  will be for sale.
Please contact the Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce if you have questions and don't forget to check out our exciting Pleasure Island Calendar of Events.