It’s almost July so you might want to start thinking about digging out your beach chairs and finding some big blankets.
The city’s Concert in the Park series will run from 6-8 p.m. every Thursday in July at the Fountain Valley Sports Park. Concerts are free and family oriented.
Here’s this year’s lineup:
July 6: The 80z Allstars playing the sounds of Devo, Duran Duran, Rick Springfield and other ‘80s headliners. The band has been performing for more than 14 years.
July 13: Stone Soul with classic Motown favorites. This popular group has gigs scheduled almost every day of the summer throughout Orange and Los Angeles counties.
July 20: Queen Nation pays homage to Queen. Formed in 2004, Queen Nation brings back memories of the golden age of vintage Queen concerts.
July 27: Desperado, with a tribute to the Eagles. The Huntington Beach-based group features five lead vocalists.
Also, during the July 27 concert, the Fountain Valley Chamber of Commerce holds its annual Business Expo. This is an opportunity for local businesses to set up booths and market themselves to an audience of close to 5,000 people who come out for the concert. Expo hours are 5-8 p.m.
Information on the Chamber Expo is available at 714-962-3822.
All concerts are at the Fountain Valley Sports Park, 16400 Brookhurst St. Information on the concert series is available by calling 714-839-8611.
Later in July, keep these dates available:
The Fountain Valley Friends of the Library will hold their annual cookbook, kitchen items, hot dog and bake sale on Saturday, July 15 in front of the library, 17635 Los Alamos St. Hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
More information (714) 965-9196.
Also, Fountain Valley-based New Beginning Fellowship Center is staging its Drug and Alcohol Awareness Month Walk-a-Thon starting at 8 a.m. Saturday, July 29, at the Fountain Valley Sports Park.
New Beginning Fellowship Center, a 501 (c) (3) organization, offers treatment services for drug and alcohol addiction. For more…