GREENSBORO — Music for a Sunday Evening in the Park will mark 40 years when it resumes on June 2 for the summer.

The city will offer the free concerts in different parks each Sunday through Aug. 25.

The summer series “brings people from all walks of life into Parks and Recreation facilities to experience local artists and musicians,” said Jennifer Hance, community engagement coordinator for the Parks and Recreation Department.

The department will partner with the Greensboro Coliseum for the first concert on June 2 at White Oak Amphitheatre in the coliseum complex.

Picnics, chairs, blankets and dogs are welcome at the event. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Parking will be free. Dogs must be on a leash.

Here is the schedule. Find more details at musep.info. For cancellation information, call 336-373-2549.

June 2: 6 p.m., Gate City Divas (rock, R&B); 7:15 p.m., David Childers and the Serpents (singer, songwriter). White Oak Amphitheatre, 2411 W. Gate City Blvd.

June 9: 6 p.m., Greensboro Big Band (swing, jazz), playing two 45-minute sets. Greensboro College lawn, 815 W. Market St.

June 16: 6:30 p.m., Philharmonia of Greensboro (classical, pops). Barber Park, 1500 Barber Park Drive.

June 23: 6 p.m., Nu-Blu (bluegrass, Americana); 7:15 p.m., The Radials (Americana, country). Lindley Park, Starmount Drive at West Market Street and Wendover Avenue.

July 4: 4 p.m., Fun Fourth Concert. Greensboro Concert Band (classical, pops). LeBauer Park, 208 N. Davie St.

July 7: 6 p.m., Smitty & the Jumpstarters (blues); 7:15 p.m., Rob Massengale Band (variety, rock ‘n’ roll). Hester Park, 3906 Betula St.

July 14: 6:30 p.m., Eastern Music Festival Young Artists Wind Ensemble (classical, pops). LeBauer Park, 208 N. Davie St.

July 21: 6 p.m., Piedmont Triad Jazz Orchestra (jazz) playing two 45-minute sets. Guilford College Founders Lawn, 5800 W. Friendly Ave.

July 28: 6 p.m., Low Key (classic rock to pop); 7:15 p.m., Sam Frazier & the Side Effects (songwriter, Americana). Country Park, Shelter 7, 3905 Nathanael Greene Drive. Park in the Jaycee parking lot.

Aug. 4: 6 p.m., Sweet Dreams (blues, R&B, jazz, soul); 7:15 p.m., West End Mambo (Latin). Gateway Gardens, 2924 E. Gate City Blvd.

Aug. 11: 6:30 p.m., Greensboro Concert Band (classical, pops). Lindley Park, Starmount Drive at West Market Street and Wendover Avenue.

Aug. 18: 6 p.m., Wonderwall: The Tribute (Beatles cover band); 7:15 p.m., doby (funk). Latham Park, West Wendover Avenue at Latham and Cridland roads.

Aug. 25: Wally West Little Big Band (jazz), playing two 45-minute sets. Blandwood Mansion, 447 W. Washington St.

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