Enjoy free summer music

Pictured above, people gather in the park to enjoy a past summer concert. Courtesy photo

This summer there will once again be a series of free concerts Thursdays in Progress Park. Come out and enjoy the evening air under the canopy of trees, tapping your toes to a variety of musical genres from July 11 through Aug. 15.

There will be food trucks, as well, with food for purchase starting at 6 p.m. The music plays from 6:30-8 p.m. It’s festival-style seating, so bring a lawn chair or blanket.

Here’s the line-up:

Thursday, July 11, Blue Breeze Band (Motown)

Thursday, July 18, Saved by the ’90s (’90s)

Thursday, July 25, Nubes (Caifanes Tribute)

Thursday, Aug. 1, Escape (Journey Tribute)

Thursday, Aug. 8, Rob Staley Band (Country)

Thursday, Aug. 15, Los Pinguos (Latin Rhythm)

And thank you to our sponsors! World Energy, Wavefront Technology, T-Mobile Paramount, L.A. County Arts Commission, Iceland, Assemblymember Anthony Rendon, New York Life – Sammy T. Kotob, Pizza Press, Horchateria Rio Luna, Clínica Medica Hispana, and Downey Federal Credit Union.

Progress Park is located at 15500 Downey Ave.