Free “Concert in the Park” Sept. 4

Concerts in the ParkSpend an evening in Wake Forest with family and friends and enjoy some foot-tapping, finger snapping good times at an upcoming concert at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road.

The performance will feature Dark Water Rising on Sunday, Sept. 4. The performance is free and open to the entire community.

Dark Water Rising is an Native American group featuring an Indie rock/Blues sound. Based in Robeson County, North Carolina, they formed in 2010 and won the 2010 Native American Music Award for “Debut Duo or Group of the Year”.

Area residents are encouraged to bring a picnic, leashed pets, a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy the music. Concert-goers are reminded that alcoholic beverages, smoking, and unleashed pets are prohibited at Joyner Park.

In the event of inclement weather, the concert may be relocated to the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St. Updated concert information will be available by 3 p.m. on the day of the concert on Wake Forest TV 10 and the town’s Facebook page and by calling the Wake Forest Weather Line at 919-435-9569. Smart phone users who have downloaded the town’s app will receive a push notification message informing them of any schedule changes. To download the Wake Forest app, visit www.wakeforestnc.gov/app.aspx.

The Sept. 4 “Concert in the Park” is presented by PineCone, the Piedmont Council of Traditional Music, and co-sponsored by the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department; United Arts of Raleigh & Wake County; and Wake Forest ARTS.

August 2016