Friday Extra Concert Series
March 30 - May 25, 2012
Local rock, country, folk and jazz acts make up the Friday Extra Concert Series line up this year. The series kicks off March 30th at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park. The series is in its 25th year and will be held on Friday evenings once a month, March through May. Dates will be split between the Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park and Lowry Park locations. All concerts begin at 7 p.m., and admission is FREE. Attendees often bring blankets or folding chairs and a picnic to dine under the stars while enjoying the local talent.
The Friday Extra Concert Series has been brought to you by Tampa Tribune, the City of Tampa Parks and Recreation and Friends of Tampa Recreation, Inc., with support of the Arts Council of Hillsborough County.
The 2012 Line Up is below.
The following acts will perform at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, 600 N. Ashley Drive:
March 30: Alan Thomas Group (Jazz), Denise Moore and Then Some (Jazz)
April 6: No Concert (Easter)
April 13: Kirsten and Jasmin (Acoustic Folk), Cadillac Bombers (Rockabilly)
April 20: Donnie Rogers (Folk Rock), Woody and the Nutcrackers (Pop Rock)
April 27: Sunset Bridge Band (Alternative Country), Glenn Cummings Band (Country Rock)
The following acts will perform at Lowry Park, 7525 North Blvd :
May 4: Maggie Council (Folk), Main Act: Ruben Rey and the Undercover Band (Cover Band)
May 11: SAA (Multi-cultural fusion of Jazz, Funk, and Rock), Kraig Kenning (Blues Guitar)
May 18: Jun Bustamante (Folk), Fire and Rain, a James Taylor Tribute Band (Folk)
May 25: Will Erickson Band (Rock), Late Night Brass (horn band)