Leesburg, VA (June 25, 2015) – Bluemont Concerts will bring its popular outdoor concert series back to downtown Leesburg on Sunday evenings this summer, beginning on June 28, 2015.
The concerts will be held on the lawn of the Loudoun County Courthouse, at 18 West Market Street and will begin at 7pm. West Market Street, from King Street to Church Street, will close at5pm prior to each concert and will remain closed until the concert concludes.
The schedule of performers for the 2015 Bluemont Concert Series in Leesburg is:
· June 28, 2015 – The Hula Monsters
· July 5, 2015 – Furnace Mountain
· July 12, 2015 – Afrolachia, with Cheick Hamala Diabate and Danny Knicely
· July 19, 2015 – John McCutcheon
· July 26, 2015 – Black Sheep Reggae Band
· August 2, 2015 – Pan Masters
All are welcome at these family-oriented events and attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets to sit on and a picnic to enjoy before the show. There is a requested donation of $5 per person, $4 for Bluemont Friends and seniors, and $2 for kids twelve and under. Proceeds go to support Bluemont’s year-round Artist-In-Education program in area schools. No pets, alcohol or smoking are allowed. In the event of bad weather, the concerts will be held indoors at the Leesburg United Methodist Church’s Asbury Hall, located at 107 West Market Street.
Bluemont partners and major donors include the Town of Leesburg, Waterborne Environmental, Bullock and Associates, the Virginia Commission for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, Inner Quest, Loudoun Mutual Insurance Company, The Gerald and Paula McNichols Family Foundation, Middleburg Bank, Dominion Foundation, and Target, plus more than 250 local businesses and 1,200 friends and families.