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Get Your Lunch Groove On at Salt Lake City’s Brown Bag Concert Series

image002(1)Lunch shouldn’t be a few bites on a stale sandwich while you sit at your desk. Not with this great weather. So, if you’re in Salt Lake City, liven up your lunch breaks this month by attending a free outdoor concert.

Presented by the Salt Lake City Arts Council, the  Brown Bag Concert Series features free concerts  weekdays from 12:15-1:00 p.m. in one of three locations, August 1 through August 26.
For 39 years this program has supported local performing artists in music, dance, and cultural celebrations through engaging lunchtime concerts that contribute to making Salt Lake a vibrant community.

This year, the Arts Council is proud to partner with Spy Hop Productions 801 Sessions program (spyhop.org/801_sessions/). Created as a residency program, youth ages 15-19 will curate, market, produce, and perform one full week of the 2016 Brown Bag Concert Series. The participating youth will gain valuable experience in event planning, marketing, artist management, and live performance production.

2016 Brown Bag Concert Series Schedule:

 

City Creek Park

August 1-5, 2016

Monday 8/1 – Os Corvos

Tuesday 8/2 – Kate MacLeod

Wednesday 8/3 – Ben Brinton

Thursday 8/4 – Will Baxter Band

Friday – Michael Lucarelli


Exchange Place Plaza

August 8-12, 2016

Spy Hop’s 801 Sessions Presents:

Monday 8/8 – White Fire

Tuesday 8/9 – The Ling Trio

Wednesday 8/10 – Emanon

Thursday 8/11 – Gabi

Friday 8/12 – Interift


Salt Lake City & County Building

August 15 – 19, 2016

Monday 8/15 – St. Boheme

Tues 8/16 – Minx

Wednesday 8/17 – Buzzard Whiskey

Thursday 8/18 – Canyons

Friday 8/19 – Big Blue Ox


Exchange Place Plaza

August 22 – 26, 2016

Monday 8/22 – Tablado Dance Company

Tuesday 8/23 – Foreign Figures

Wednesday 8/24 – B-Boy Federation

Thursday 8/25 – Orphans Cabaret

Friday 8/26 – Little Barefoot

 For additional program information please visit saltlakearts.org/brown-bag-concert-series/ or call the Salt Lake City Arts Council at 801.596.5000

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