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Monday, June 27, 2011

Free Thursday Concerts at Watkins Regional Park

There are so many reasons to visit Watkins Park this summer! On Thursday evenings, go for the free summer concerts! All performances take place on the "Green" -- bring your own blanket! -- from 7pm-8:30pm.

Here's the schedule:

June 30 - STORM Reggae Band

July 7 - Comfort Zone

July 14 - Shakespeare in the Park - "As You Like It"

July 21 - 8 Ohms Band

July 28 - Teri S

August 4 - Junkyard Saints

On the Green
Watkins Regional Park

301 Watkins Park Drive, Upper Marlboro

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Friday, June 24, 2011

Free Sunday Concerts at Bladensburg Waterfront Park

Again this summer there are FREE concerts and performances every Sunday at Bladensburg Waterfront Park. Shows are from 6pm-7:30pm. Here's the schedule:

June 26 - Blue Sky Puppet Theatre & Mr. D's Magic Show

July 10 - Kukuwa African Dance Company

July 17 - Electro Koustic (modern & jazz)

July 24 - Mambo Combo (Latin)

July 31 - Mr. Marcus Young (Jazz & R&B)

August 7 - Heda Rose (Hip=Hop, Reggae & Go Go)

August 14 - Oasis/Island Sounds (Steel Drum, Reggae, Calypso, Soca & African Music)

Bladensburg Waterfront Park
4601 Annapolis Road

View a full schedule of free summer concerts and performances in Prince George's County here.

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Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Come Out and Play by M-NCPPC

Have you heard? M-NCPPS has been sponsoring a new "mobile recreation" initiative this summer called "Come Out and Play." They've been bringing a DJ, skating, games and more to parks across the County throughout June.

Love it!

Here are the remaining dates:

June 22 – Westphalia Neighborhood Playground: 3201 Squire Road, Upper Marlboro 20772

June 24 – Accokeek East Community Park: 3606 Accokeek Road, Accokeek 20601

June 27 – Kentland Neighborhood Park: 2727 Firehouse Drive, Landover 20785

The fun lasts from 6-8:30pm on the nights listed.

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