Celebrate New Concord announced that the Athens County Dixie Stompers will be the next performer to play in their summer concert series.
The jazz band, Athens County Dixie Stompers will be coming to New Concord on Tuesday, June 27 at 7:00 PM at Village Park, 2 West Main Street. Stop by to listen to them play authentic early New Orleans jazz music from the teens and twenties, such as “Coal Car Blues,” “Sage Hen Strut,” and other classic American tunes. Admission is free. Be sure to bring your family, friends, and your favorite folding chair. Refreshments will be for sale by the National Trail Ruritan Club. Come early and enjoy the New Concord Farmers Market from 4-7 p.m. at the corner of Maple and Layton. For those who cannot make it to the event, the performance will air the following Friday-Sunday at 2 p.m. on WMCO 90.7, the WMCO app, and OrbitMediaOnline.com.
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About Celebrate New Concord
Celebrate New Concord has reached over 17,000 audience members since its founding in 2001 by the late Muskingum University music professor Dr. William Schlacks. He and his co-director, the late Rod Lang, also of Muskingum University, worked with the Celebrate New Concord committee and village leadership to bring high-quality, family-friendly summer entertainment in an informal environment. Performances feature a variety of musical and other entertainment genres. The concerts are traditionally held on Tuesdays in June, July and August.
Celebrate New Concord is funded entirely through individual and business contributions. Committee members serve as volunteers.