Bluegrass and storytelling on tap for summer concert series

Bluegrass and storytelling on tap for summer concert series

Bluegrass and storytelling on tap for summer concert seriesThompson, Manitoba singer/songwriter Nelson Little is first up this week on the Concerts in the Park Thursday evening playbill starting at 6 p.m. If anything, Little is known as one of the hardest-working Canadian singer-songwriters and he has the chops to back it up. His latest recording, “Ain’t Afraid of the Truth” is an honest…

Kayla Luky/Southern Flavor to open summer concert series

Kayla Luky/Southern Flavor to open summer concert series

Kayla Luky/Southern Flavor to open summer concert seriesThursday night live music in the park continues this Thursday as the free Concerts in the Park concert series kicks off with some Manitoba country and bluegrass favourites. Concerts in the Park will start at 6 p.m. on Thursday on the Ukrainian stage. Singer-songwriter Kayla Luky lives in Grandview, Manitoba, a small farming community nestled…

Island Park will host more free concerts this year

There will be a few more songs sung for free in the park this summer

Island Park will host more free concerts this yearThere will be a few more songs sung for free in the park this summer Island Park already plays host to the wildly popular free concerts series “Concerts in the Park” throughout July and August and this year a local promoter is filling dates in June with additional free concerts. Promoter Terry Human is calling…

Free Island Park concert Sept. 6

Free Island Park concert Sept. 6There’re some nice summer days left and a local musician — sometimes concert promoter — wants to write the soundtrack for them. “Old Time” country artist Terry Human said last week with the end of the July and August Concerts in Park free performances on the Ukrainian stage at Island Park, “I felt like all…

Sept. 13 open house planned

Sept. 13 open house plannedEvenings are getting cooler. Only one more week of Concerts in the Park (where I happily see many of the members from the Herman Prior enjoying the free event) and then like magic we are back into the regular fall schedule. Not all of our programs start the first week of September so please drop…