Band performs at Concerts in the Park 2018 (LRCA photo)

Concerts in the Park series kicks of July 7

Ladysmith Resource Centre Association’s, (LRCA) Concerts in the Park series will return this summer

Ladysmith Resource Centre Association’s, (LRCA) Concerts in the Park series will return this summer.

Concerts will take place at Transfer Beach every Sunday until August 25. The first concert will feature Nice Verdes and Terrazetto on July 7. The Soul Shakers come to Transfer Beach July 14, Cheryl Bear July 21, Glen Foster Group July 28, Bluegrass Fever August 11, Doctors of Rock and Roll August 18, and The Deaf Aids on August 25.

The series is funded by event sponsors. Sponsorships cover the cost of the bands, and pay for the audio equipment. LRCA gets a Canada Summer Jobs grant every year to give a student the opportunity to be a sound engineer for the concerts.

The series is free to attend, however donations are welcome. All funds raised from Concerts in the Park go toward funding LRCA programs.

Just Posted

Cowichan Green Community eyes funding for value added food processing

The folks at Cowichan Green Community are licking their chops after the… Continue reading

Cowichan lacrosse grads square off in Jr. B playoffs

Delta takes series after win in Duncan

Roller derby returns to Cowichan Exhibition’s Mellor Hall

Food trucks, beer garden, roller disco all on tap for July 27

Adult soccer tryouts for 2019-20 season coming in August

Six teams on track to represent Cowichan Valley

VIDEO: Compton and Cooper share first place in Duncan Has Talent while Heard takes third

A difficult decision was made easier by splitting the first and second place prize money between two

Olympic softball qualifier gets $150K boost from provincial government

2019 Americas Qualifier to be held in Surrey from Aug. 25-Sept. 1

Gas price inquiry questions Trans Mountain capacity, company denies collusion

The first of up to four days of oral hearings in the inquiry continue in Vancouver

‘Benzos’ and fentanyl a deadly cocktail causing a growing concern on B.C. streets

Overdoses caused by benzodiazepines can’t be reversed with opioid-overdose antidote naloxone

Chinook retention begins on North Island, but amid new size limit

DFO calls measures ‘difficult but necessary’ following rockslide on Fraser River

Will you be celebrating national hotdog day with any of these crazy flavours?

The popularity of hotdogs spans generations, cultures

Former home of accused Penticton shooter vandalized

Ex-wife of man who is accused of murdering four people had her house vandalized

Injured humpback returns to waters near Comox a year later

Photographer spotted Ocular near Comox again and noticed the whale has been healing

Survivor of near-drowning in B.C. lake viewing life through new eyes

“If I died that day, the baby wouldn’t know his dad,” said 31-year-old Mariano Santander-Melo.

Most Read