The Amherst Recreation Department is happy to announce our Summer Concert Series, Tuesdays on the Green We hope that you will join us! You’re invited to come early and choose your spot- with your picnic and a blanket or chairs you will ready to enjoy the entertainment!
6/18 6:30-8:00pm Amherst Town Band, Popcorn offered by Amherst Lions
We will be using the rain date of 6/26 6:30-8:00pm Bush League,
Bush League is a rock cover band from Nashua, NH. We play songs from the 60's to current: Including classic hits, off the beat B-Sides and cool mash ups. Don't miss Amherst resident Collin Wilson!
7/2 We are skipping this week in favor of our Fourth of July Celebrations
7/9 (rain date 7/10) 6:30-8:00pm Bat Magoon Band
The Bat Magoon Band is a classic rock band comprised of Amherst local John “Bat” Magoon on guitar, Tim Powers on piano, Andy Simpson on bass, and Stephen Dailey on drums.
7/16 (rain date Wed 7/17) 6:30-8:00pm Robert Allwarden, Dave Wright and Chris Brunelle, Refreshments for sale to benefit the Amherst PTA Wilkins School Music Educator Robert Allwarden along with fellow teacher Dave Wright and former AMS Band Teacher Chris Brunelle entertain our largest crowd of the year with family favorites! There is always room for dancing!
7/23 (rain date 7/24) 6:30-8:00pm "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare, Abridged"
You won't want to miss this three man show, coming to us from Milford's Souhegan Valley Boys and Girls Club! Each actor plays between 10-15 roles, with a LOT of costume changes and physical humor. It's a high energy speed-through of quintessential Shakespeare!
7/30 6:30-8:00pm Amherst Brass Quintet, Popcorn offered by Amherst Lions
The Amherst Brass Quintet is based Amherst, NH. The ensemble performs standard brass quintet literature in a variety of genres including classical, jazz, American songbook, and Broadway show tunes. The group actively performs in the greater New England area. Members include Lisa Hansen and Rick Bolling on trumpet, Patricia McMullen on French Horn, Erik Saunders on trombone and tubist Jim Frens.
8/6 6:30-8:00pm Amherst Town Band, Popcorn offered by Amherst Lions
8/13 (rain date 8/14) 6:30-8:00pm DJ Tim Joyce and our Second Annual Summer Block Party (with pizza and water available for sale, proceeds to benefit the Souhegan PTSA)
Have a family corn hole tournament, try your hand at tossing a disc into tee, and limbo with the best of them! We will be closing the Green circle to traffic, so kids can ride bikes, scooters and roller skates around the car-free Green. This Block Party was so much fun last year- we hope you come close our Summer Concert Series with this evening of FUN!
All programs are free of charge
Please check our website, www.amherstrec.org or our FaceBook page for plans in the event of inclement weather.