Your Guide to this Year’s Camden County Summer Parks Series
Springtime is here, and the Camden County Board of Commissioners has released the line-up for this year's Camden County Summer Parks series.
Sunset Jazz Series- Wiggins Waterfront Park
12 Arrested Development: Grammy-winning rap group who formed to counter what was a primarily negative music genre in the early 90's.
26 Celisse: She may not be a household name, but this talented singer-songwriter has played with the likes of Kesha, Lizzo, Alicia Keys, Dave Matthews and more.
July 4th Freedom Festival
6p Tara Hendricks: Independent singer-songwriter who's booming voice will immediately draw you to her. Expect a fun night of retro-soul.
8p UB40: UB40 has been a staple on American radio for years. Discovered by Chrissie Hynde of The Pretenders, they've gone on to score hits with songs like I Got You Babe, Red Red Wine, Can't Help Falling in Love and more.
10 Sheila E.: Sheila E is the daughter of Carlos Santana. Known as a wicked good drummer, she has cracked top 40 radio with songs like Glamorous Life, and A Love Bizarre. She has played with names like Lionel Ritchie, Diana Ross and was a close, personal friend of Prince.
17 New York City Gospel Choir: The best of Gospel New York has to offer.
31 Pink Martini featuring China Forbes: The fusion of pop, jazz, and classical.
7 Spyro Gyra: Jazz and R&B meets pop and funk
21 The Urban Guerilla Orchestra: Musicianship personified. The Urban Guerilla Orchestra has backed Michael Jackson, Kool and the Gang, Aretha Franklin and more.
Sundown Music Series at Haddon Lake Park
7 Mutlu featuring Melissa Menago:
21 Samantha Fish featuring Jesse Dayton: Blues Guitarist meets outlaw country.
12 Travel Lanes: Great band out of Philly with a playlist that includes music from artists like Dave Edmunds, Rockpile, Tom Petty and other great 80's pop rock.
26 Don McCloskey: Known as a band with an eclectic sound, they have won accolades from various Philadelphia media.
2 Aimee Mann: Best known as the lead singer of 80's band Til Tuesday. In 1985 she scored her biggest hit with the song Voices Carry.
16 Calexic: Americana, Tex/Mex band from Arizona.
30 Gabe Dixon: Musician who has appeared with Sir Paul McCartney among others.
Twilight Concert Series at Cooper River Park
1 Ferko String Band: A taste of Mummers.
15 City Rhythm Orchestra: Horns, rythm and vocals
29 Hanson: Mmm Bop!
13 Opera Philadelphia's Christmas in July
20 Ruben Studdard Sings Luther Vandross: American Idol alumni.