This Popular Summer Entertainment Series Has Gone Virtual!

by Dulles Moms | July 30, 2020 8:13 pm


By DullesMoms, July 2020


The Fairfax County Park Authority’s popular summer entertainment series: Arts in the Parks is now virtual! Beginning July 30, 2020, you’re invited to enjoy 25 free summer concert events for children and adults featuring a mix of nationally known performers and singer-songwriters.

Concerts will be broadcast live on Facebook[1] each Thursday through Sunday at 7:30 pm., while children’s shows will be live-streamed Saturday mornings at 10 am. However, you do not need a Facebook account to view the concerts — the complete concert schedule, with links to join the show live, as well as information about the performers, is available on the Park Authority’s Summer Entertainment web site here[2].

2020 children’s performances include:

Aug 1: Billy B
Bill Brennan, known as Billy B., The Natural Science Song and Dance Man, is a children’s musician and performer.

Aug 8: Rocknoceros
With their clever turns of phrase and bright melodies, Coach, Willie Bob, and Boogie Woogie Bennie are favorite of toddlers all the way to ‘tweens!

Aug 15: Blue Sky Puppet Theater
Since 1974, Blue Sky Puppet Theatre, a touring children’s theatre, has performed thousands of shows dedicated to excellence in theatre, art, education, and fun!

Aug 22: 123 Andrés
Andrés and Christina are a Latin Grammy-winning music duo 123 Andrés, and their songs and concerts get the whole family singing and learning, in Spanish!

Aug 29: Billy B
Bill Brennan, known as Billy B., The Natural Science Song and Dance Man, is a children’s musician and performer.

All 2020 performances include:

July 30: Jay Ungar & Molly Mason (Folk)
July 31: David Wilcox (Folk)
Aug 1: Billy B (Children’s Show)
Aug 1: Bill and the Belles (Country, Roots)
Aug 2: Scythian (Irish Rock)
Aug 6: Willow Hill (Country)
Aug 7: The Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers (Rockabilly/Swing)
Aug 8: Rocknoceros (Children’s Songs)
Aug 8: Ordinary Elephant (Folk)
Aug 9: Crys Matthews (Jazz, Blues, Funk)
Aug 13: John McCutcheon (Folk)
Aug 14: Alice Howe with Freebo (Folk)
Aug 15: Blue Sky Puppet Theater (Puppets)
Aug 15: Carbe and Durand (from Incendio) (Latin)
Aug 16: O’Connor Lee (Americana/Folk)
Aug 20: Junkyard Band (Go-Go, Funk)
Aug 21: Frank Solivan (Bluegrass)
Aug 22: 123 Andrés (Children’s Songs)
Aug 22: The Kennedys (Folk Rock)
Aug 23: Oshima Brothers (Contemporary Folk, Acoustic Pop)
Aug 27: Los Texmaniacs (Tex-Mex/ Rock-n-Roll/Conjunto)
Aug 28: Veronneau (World Jazz)
Aug 29: Billy B (Children’s Show)
Aug 29: TEOA (Rock/Folk)
Aug 30: Jon Vezner & Don Henry (Folk)

Learn More[3]


Disclaimer/Terms[4]: These opportunities are subject to last-minute cancellations; always confirm by calling/clicking.

Endnotes:
  1. live on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fairfaxparks/
  2. here: https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/performances
  3. Learn More: https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/performances?page=0
  4. Terms: http://dullesmoms.com/terms-conditions/

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