Hiddenite Arts and Heritage Center’s 2021 Summer on the Square Concert Series kicks off tonight, Friday, June 18, in downtown Taylorsville. These Concerts take place from 6:00-8:00pm on the Fridays listed below on the Courthouse lawn, at the east entrance to the Courthouse. Food trucks will be available. Those attending should bring chairs, blankets, and dancing shoes to celebrate gathering outside once again!
• June 18th – Cozmic Cowboys of Newton, NC, Traditional Country and Southern Rock.
• July 16th – The Night Moves Band, of Taylorsville, with a performance of R & B, Beach, Classic Rock, and Funk music. The 5 piece band features 4 vocalists that each take a turn at singing lead. The band consists of guitar, keyboards, bass guitar, drums, saxophone, and percussion.
• Shake Down Band’s concert on Friday, August 13, will round out the 2021 Summer on the Square series. Known for their unique blend of beach music, rock ‘n roll, Motown, and Top 40, Shake Down, of Taylorsville, is a variety band that provides a mixture of both past and present. Shake Down Band will entertain the audience with energetic music that appeals to all ages.
** Classic car owners are invited to bring their antique cars for a commemorative cruise around Taylorsville, just like the old days.
These FREE community events will begin at 6:00 pm on the Alexander County Courthouse Lawn, located at 29 West Main Avenue, Taylorsville. In case of rain, concerts will be moved to The Center’s Educational Complex (70 Hiddenite Church Road) with announcement on B86 (WACB 860 AM) radio and Facebook notification.
This unique collaboration between local government and the arts is credited with providing diverse live music and cultural entertainment in downtown Taylorsville at no cost to the public.
For more information, visit hiddenitearts.org, call 828-632-6966, or email [email protected]