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MITP-2016-logoThe annual Music In The Park outdoor concert series showcases a variety of live bands and one movie night on selected Friday nights. There's no admission charge, so bring lawn chairs, blankets, picnic baskets, friends and neighbors for a free evening of music, entertainment and relaxation. No glass containers are allowed in the park.

Event Time:  7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Food for sale at 6:30 p.m. - No need to make dinner at home!

Location: Pfluger Park, 515 City Park Road 

Friday, June 16

Cody Wayne Band

Cody Wayne-cropCody Wayne got his start in music while stationed in Iwakumi, Japan with the Marines. A full-blown, country-red, dirt-high energy concert! Front man Cody Way satisfies both current and classic country music fans with his original music, plus hits from Hank Williams Jr., Garth Brooks, Zac Brown, Band and more. Medleys and sing-alongs combine to had made this award-winning artist a favorite: 2014 Male Vocalist of the Year, 2015  Album of the Year, 2015 and 2016 Entertainer of the Year, 2016 Male Vocalist of the Year. 

Friday, June 30

Jimmy T and The Teardrops

JimmyT-photoThis band of seasoned musicians are from different parts of the country and teamed up in Austin, Texas to do what they love. Originally from Providence, R.I., Jimmy fell in love with the blues after attending a BB King concert. Using a wireless microphone allows Jimmy to mingle with the crowd and show off his style. Mellow classics and original songs make up the mix of the band's musical melodies.

Friday, July 14

Movie night:  "SING"

Sing-movieFeaturing the voice of Austin's own Matthew McConaughey. In a city of humanoid animals, a hustling theater impresario's attempt to save his theater with a singing competition becomes grander than he anticipates event as its finalists find that their lives will never be the same. 

Dress in costumes like characters from the movie! 

Movie starts at dark and will end closer by 10 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.

Friday, July 28

Acustyka

acustyka7_websizedIt's a smooth-rock night! Acustyka brings elements of Santana-influenced Latin rock, world music and jazz. Irresistible rhythms, soulful vocals, masterful classical and electric guitar work, rich keyboard textures and exciting, catchy melodies create a spicy flavor of rock at its finest. The lineup includes John Ardila (lead vocals, electric and Spanish guitar), Sal Cipres (drums), Jayme Munoz (Spanish guitar), Manny Morales (bass guitar, background vocals), Gary Reece (keyboards, guitar) and Robert Kurzweil (keyboards). 

Friday, August 11

Jacqui Walker Band

JacquiWalkerBandAmidst the ballads and impassioned lyrics, the instrumental breakdowns within songs she’s spent two decades refining to fit just right, Jacqui Walker’s ethos shines through like a red hot sun.

“I’m a rocker,” the Cedar Park resident says confidently, as if there was no question of her type. “I’m a blaring guitar-loving chick. I just love rock & roll.” A Long Island native raised in Philadelphia, she was a student at the University of Pittsburgh when she got tabbed to perform as the jazz queen Billie Holiday in a one-woman performance of Rob Penny’s Crawford Grill Presents Billie Holiday.  On stage and behind a microphone she’s at home and at her most comfortable, whether out opening for famous figures like the Neville Brothers or Morris Day or in a juke joint nightclub back in Austin.

Friday, August 25

The Human Circuit

the human circuitThe Human Circuit is a touring Alternative Indie-Rock band from Austin Texas. Their catchy psychedelic grooves range from the mystic vibes of David Bowie to the intricate arrangements of Arcade Fire.

Their most recent album, Frequent Seas, 2015 independently charted top ten on public and college radio stations nationwide.

The Human Circuit and a collaborative team of creative professionals are preparing for their next album release and tour. The group has performed with bands such as; The Zombies, The Octopus Project, Boogarins, The Peach Kings, Smoke Season, Calliope Musicals, Ringo Deathstarr, many more.

 

 
Friday, September 8

Jennifer B and The Groove

Jennifer B and The Groove-headshotThis high-energy, four-piece band is based mostly out of the surrounding hill country of Austin. The band plays blues, roots-rock, Americana. Jennifer Lindsey (Jennifer B) writes original music that leans toward her musical roots, Americana/country. Jennifer's first band, however, was a blues/classic rock band so it is very natural for many of the group's songs to reflect her early years of influence (ex; Janis Joplin, Aretha Franklin, Allman Brothers, Eric Clapton, BB King, to name a few favorites). 

The band established as Jennifer B & the Groove (Kings) in 2003. While in this line-up, the band was nominated as Band of the Year through the NAMA awards; Nominated Best Female Vocalist (2003);Nominated and Won Best Female Vocalist (2004). 

 

If you're not in the mood to cook dinner, food items and dessert will be available for purchase on site starting at 6:30 p.m. Performers often have CDs, T-shirts and other items for sale, so bring cash if you want to shop for a souvenir if you like what you hear from the artists. Register for giveaways from the city at intermission each week!

The family dog is allowed to attend, but must be kept on a leash while in the park, under the owner's control at all times. There is a playground on site for children. A new restroom facility will be open in mid-May.

For more information cal 512-990-6113 or email events@pflugervilletx.gov.