By: Staff Reports | Gwinnett Citizen

Summer Stage Concerts to kick off in Duluth
Four part series of musical adventure on Duluth Town Green

Duluth, GA  – The City of Duluth is excited to kick off their Summer Stage Concert series this year with a bang! Speed racing, mechanical surfboards and a rockin’ good time is what you can expect at this year’s Summer Stage Concert series.  

“We really wanted to do something different this year and I think we just did” said Event Coordinator Maggie Waddell.

The season will kick off with a beach party on Main Street in Downtown Duluth featuring the Jimmy Buffet Band, A1A. 100tons of sand will be poured onto Main Street giving residents the chance to ride mechanical surf boards, participate in a sand castle contest and giveaways. Then they can dance the night away with A1A on June 20th.The event runs from 8-10pm.  

90’s band Vertical Horizon, known for their hit song “Everything You Want” will hit the stage on July 18th from 8-11 pm in celebration of a successful cycling race known as the GA Cup.  The race will run from 3-9 pm earlier in the day.  Adrenaline will be brought to the forefront at this family friendly event packed with plenty of fun activities such as a BMX bike show, large games, food trucks and more. 

Enjoy smooth sounds of the late '70s and early '80s with Yacht Rock Schooner who will perform on August 15th from 8-10 pm. If you're a big fan of Hall & Oates, Steely Dan, Kenny Loggins, and Michael McDonald, this is the band for you.  There will be giant games, food and beverage vendors. 

Finally, we wrap up the season withThe Duluth Fall Festival presenting Rupert’s Orchestra in concert on September 12th from 7-10pm. Residents can put on their dancing shoes when this dynamic band hits the stage. 

The four part series will encompass live music complete with a show worthy performance for residents in and around Duluth to enjoy. VIP tables will be available for each concert except for Rupert’s Orchestra.  This is an open zone event, so you may bring your own drink or purchase from our licensed vendors. Grab a drink, your friends and family and experience downtown Duluth.