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Real Good for Free: Monday Night Concerts in the Park, Thurman

Thursday, June 30th, 2011
The Lustre Kings

The Lustre Kings

Monday Night Concerts in the Park are held rain or shine under cover at Veterans’ Memorial Field in Athol. Bring a comfortable chair or blanket; wear your dancin’ shoes; and dress in layers for changeable mountain weather up there in the north country. Local not-for-profit groups offer food.

Hosted by the Town of Thurman, the concerts take place throughout the months of July and August at 7pm on Mondays.

Here’s the line-up of musical talent for the summer of 2011:

Monday (July 4): Smokey Greene. Followed by fireworks display
July 11: The Vintage Country Band
July 18: The Bluebillies
July 25: The Warren County Ramblers
August 1: The Lustre Kings
August 8: The Charles Cornell Quartet
August 15: The Sky Blue Boys
August 22: The Nancy Walker Trio
August 29: The Stony Creek Band




Fall Festival Fever

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

Yes, it’s sad but true.

Summertime has come … and gone … for another year.

But now ain’t the time for your tears. Outdoor music in Nippertown doesn’t just shut down after Labor Day. In fact, there’s still quite a cornucopia of festivals coming our way for the autumn season.

Here’s a quick look at some of the highlights of what’s coming up in the next couple of weeks on the fall festival circuit:


Real Good for Free: Thurman

Friday, July 3rd, 2009

Just because you might be headed up into the Adirondacks for a bit of a summertime mountain getaway doesn’t mean that you’ll have to leave free music behind.


The Town of Thurman is presenting a free concert series in Veteran’s Memorial Park (311 Athol Road, Athol) this summer.

The concerts take place at 7pm on Mondays, and here’s what’s in store:

July 6: Smokey Greene

July 13: Nelson Rock and the Circle of Willis

July 20: Don’t Quit Your Day Job

July 27: Adrenaline Hayride

August 3: The Lustre Kings

August 10: Johnny and the Thurmites

August 17: The Lockhart Mountain Boys

August 24: The Sweet Cider Trio

August 31: The Stony Creek Band

Real Good for Free: Sharon Springs (Wednesdays)
Real Good for Free: Fabulous Fourth Festivities
Real Good for Free: Rock-It in Schenectady (Fridays)
Real Good for Free: Bethlehem Public Library (Wednesdays)
Real Good for Free: East Greenbush Comm. Library (Wednesdays)
Real Good for Free: Stony Creek Town Park (Tuesdays)
Real Good For Free: RiverLink Park, Amsterdam (Saturdays)
Real Good For Free: Halfmoon (Wednesdays)
Real Good for Free: Sand Lake Summer Fest (Fri-Sun, July 10-12)
Real Good For Free: Chestertown (Thursdays)
Real Good for Free: Bolton Landing (Tuesdays)
Real Good for Free: Greenport Park, Hudson (Fridays)
Real Good for Free: The Sounds of Salem (Saturday mornings)
Real Good For Free: AHMF @ Lake George (Wednesdays)
Real Good for Free: Latin Fest @ Washington Park (Sat. Aug. 29)
Real Good for Free: The Clark @ Williamstown (Tuedays)
Real Good For Free: Skidmore Jazz (Various days)
Real Good For Free: Schenectady Central Park (Sunday afternoons)
Real Good For Free: Clifton Park (Sundays)
Real Good for Free: Albany Public Library (Third Fridays)
Real Good for Free: At The Plaza, Albany (Wednesdays)
Real Good for Free: Skidmore’s Tang Museum (Fridays)
Real Good For Free: Rockin’ on the River, Troy (Wednesdays)
Real Good For Free: Pearl Street Live (Thursdays)
Real Good For Free: Freedom Park, Scotia (Various days)
Real Good For Free: Jazz on Jay (Thursdays at noon)
Real Good For Free: Cook Park, Colonie (Tuesdays)
Real Good For Free: Lake George (Wednesdays)
Real Good For Free: Schodack (Tuesdays)
Real Good For Free: Canajoharie (Tuesdays)
Real Good For Free: Guilderland (Thursdays)
Real Good For Free: Alive @ 5 (Thursdays)
Real Good For Free: Powers Park (Saturdays)

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