Sundown Summer Concert Series
The Tallahassee Downtown Improvement Authority is proud to announce the capital city’s newest concert series. Kraft Nissan presents the Sundown Summer Concert Series at Cascades Park. The Kraft Nissan Sundown Summer Concert Series is a four concert series that will take place on the first Friday of May, June, July, and August in the Capital City Amphitheater at Cascades Park. Each concert in the series will be FREE and open to the public with a different regional band headlining each event. The concerts will feature great family friendly entertainment each month in Tallahassee’s most family friendly Downtown park.
The series begins on Friday May 1st and will continue on the first Friday of each month through August. Each concert will begin at 6pm and last until 9pm. Concert goers can expect food and beverage vendors along with other unique vendors selling their wares.
The following bands are scheduled for the Kraft Nissan Sundown Summer Concert Series:
- May 1st - Houston Deese Band w/ Sissy Shaw
- June 5th - The New 76ers w/ Two Foot Level
- July 3rd - The St. Francis Band w/ Brother Nature
- August 7th - Johnny Marshal Blues Band
Along with having a great time at this great concert series, patrons will be able to support local charities and non-profits at each event. Each concert will feature a local non-profit as the beer sales benefactor.
These charities will receive 100% of the proceeds from the beer sales at each event. The following
charities will be providing alcohol sales at the concerts in the series:
- May 1st – Leon County Humane Society
- June 5th – Capital City Youth Services
- July 3rd – Brehon Family Services
- August 7th - The Alzheimer’s Project
Tallahassee Downtown Executive Director Jay Revell describes the series as follows,“When making your summer travel plans, be sure to mark the first Friday of each month May through August for the Kraft Nissan Sundown Summer Concert Series at Cascades Park. These FREE concerts will feel like a great community happy hour to kick off the weekend with neighbors, friends, and family.” Revell adds, “Imagine having a great time at Cascades Park while also supporting local charities, it’s everything we love about Downtown Tallahassee in a series of awesome events”.
The Kraft Nissan Sundown Summer Concert Series is being made possible by a collection of amazing sponsors. Kraft Nissan is the presenting sponsor of the series and will have their amazing automobiles on site for patrons to browse at each show. Yellow Cab of Tallahassee is a producing sponsor and will be providing a ride stand for patrons traveling to and from the event. All of the beer products being sold will be provided by Tri Eagle Sales who will also have their street team doing give aways all summer!
All artists traveling for the concerts will stay at the fantastic Aloft Tallahassee Downtown Hotel. The Aloft team will also be giving away Downtown “staycations” throughout the series! Promotional support and event coverage is being provided by ABC news channel 27. Look for the familiar faces of their newscasts on stage all summer long!
Get ready for another great summer in Tallahassee with live music, great food, cold beer all while supporting great causes in the community. You’ll want to kick off each month at the Kraft Nissan Sundown Summer Concert Series at Cascades Park. Bring your family, friends and neighbors and we will SEE YOU AT SUNDOWN!