Northborough – The Northborough Community Affairs Committee announced the return of their free Summer Concert Series for 2016. All concerts will be held on Thursdays at Ellsworth-McAfee Park (Route 135) in Northborough from 6 – 8 p.m. New this year, there will be Food Truck Nights July 28 and Aug. 11.
June 30: Beatles for Sale
(Rain date Sunday, July 3, 5 to 7 p.m.)
Beatles for Sale is an award-winning, New England-based Beatles tribute band that is committed to recreating the sounds of the Beatles live in concert. Northborough House of Pizza will be selling pizza, Yummy Mummy Brownies will be selling baked goods, and the Face Escape will be available to paint children’s faces.
July 14: Mychael David Project
(Rain date Sunday, July 17, 5 to 7 p.m.)
Northborough native Mychael David and his band bring a mix of rockin’ country, rhythm and blues combined with a lot of class. Northborough House of Pizza will be selling pizza and Cocobeni Confections will be selling baked goods.
July 28: Hit the Bus
(Rain date Sunday, July 31, 5 to 7 p.m.)
Hit the Bus plays an eclectic mix of music ranging from the ‘50s to today. Food Truck Night featuring The Cod Squad, Boston Trolley Dogs and Press’n It. Yummy Mummy Brownies will be selling baked goods. The Face Escape will be available to paint children’s faces.
Aug. 11: Eclipse
(Rain date Sunday, Aug. 21, 5 to 7 p.m.)
Eclipse is a Boston-based band that covers everything from Pink Floyd and Paul Simon to Jason Aldean and Stone Temple Pilots, the Killers to U2, Kiss and Gin Blossoms.
Food Truck Night featuring Say Cheese, Archies On a Roll, and Bit’Chin BBQ. Cocobeni Confections will be selling baked goods. There will be a balloon artist to entertain the children.
Stay tuned for updates on special activities that will be happening in addition to the musical performances.
Event sponsors include Marlborough Savings Bank, Carvalho & Roth Orthodontics, and Brendon Properties. The concert series is also supported in part by a grant from the Northborough Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.