The summer concert series Mount Vernon Nights 2012 will take place from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Fridays at , 4710 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway. Concerts will run from June 1 through Aug. 31.
Mount Vernon District Supervisor Gerry Hyland said in a statement he was excited to share with the public another season of Mount Vernon Nights.
“This series of free public concerts features a wide variety of musical acts reflecting Fairfax County’s diversity and community spirit,” Hyland said. “I encourage you to bring a picnic dinner and a blanket and to sit back, relax and enjoy the show.”
The lineup is as follows:
1: Daryl Davis (Boogie-woogie)
8: westmain (Pop/rock)
15: Memphis 59 (Roots-rock, alt-country)
22: Nothin’ Fancy (Bluegrass)
29: Anthony James Band (Southern rock)
6: Hui O Ka Pua `Ilima (Polynesian)
13: Little Red & The Renegades (Zydeco)
20: Tommy Lepson Band (Blues/soul)
27: The ATOMIC Swing Club (Swing)
3: Incendio (Latin)
10: Guy Mendilow Band (World music)
17: Sierra Hull and Highway 111 (Country)
24: MAHALA (Township jive)
31: Slightly Something (Pop)
Concerts are canceled if it’s raining. If there’s a threat of bad weather, call 703-324-SHOW(7469) after 6 p.m. for updates. For more information, click here.