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Posted by: Rawson, Laura
6/21/2017

Closing out the celebration of June as national African-American Music Appreciation Month, “Free Fridays” hosts popular reggae band, De Lions of Jah, to play a concert Friday, June 30 at 8 p.m. The Jacksonville, Florida band has been dubbed “the best reggae band in Duval County.”

Posted by: Rawson, Laura
6/7/2017

The celebration of June’s national African-American Music Appreciation Month continues at the ”Free Fridays” concert series in downtown Gainesville Friday, June 16 at 8 p.m. with Wester Joseph’s Stereo Vudu.

Posted by: Rawson, Laura
5/31/2017

The “Free Fridays” Concert Series, as part of its celebration of June as African American Music Appreciation Month, presents 21 Blue with Longineu Parsons and Ted Shumate Friday, June 9 from 8-10 p.m. at the Bo Diddley Plaza. The public is invited to bring their blankets and lawn chairs to our beautiful downtown amphitheater and enjoy this free world-class Blues concert that will take you from Louis Armstrong to Howlin’ Wolf to Miles Davis to Jimi Hendrix and beyond.

Posted by: Rawson, Laura
5/17/2017

The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department presents the Nancy Luca Band with Anna Marie Friday, May 26 from 8-10 p.m. at the Bo Diddley Plaza. The public is invited to bring their blankets and lawn chairs to our beautiful downtown amphitheater, and enjoy this free concert under the stars.

Posted by: Rawson, Laura
5/10/2017

The “Free Fridays” Concert Series presents a tribute to the music of the Grateful Dead Friday, May 19 from 8-10 p.m. at the Bo Diddley Plaza. The public is invited to bring their blankets and lawn chairs to our beautiful downtown amphitheater and enjoy this free concert under the stars.

Posted by: Rawson, Laura
5/3/2017

The band Fast Lane will feature funk, soul and R&B at its “Free Fridays” concert, held Friday, May 12 from 8-10 p.m.

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Posted by: Rawson, Laura
4/19/2017

The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department presents The Detours Friday, April 28 from 8-10 p.m. at the Bo Diddley Plaza. The public is invited to bring their blankets and lawn chairs to our beautiful downtown amphitheater, and enjoy this free concert under the stars.

Posted by: Rawson, Laura
4/12/2017

The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department presents Gypsy jazz band Hot Club de Ville Friday, April 21 from 8-10 p.m. at the Bo Diddley Plaza. The public is invited to bring their blankets and lawn chairs to our beautiful downtown amphitheater and enjoy this free concert under the stars.

Posted by: Rawson, Laura
4/5/2017

The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department announces the highly anticipated 2017 “Free Fridays” season concert schedule. The public is invited to join us for our annual series of free, family-friendly concerts at the Bo Diddley Plaza in downtown Gainesville.

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