by Lisa Tome
Free music is as plentiful as Pennsylvania visitors in Cecil in summer.
Concerts will be performed in three different series - in North East, Elkton, and Chesapeake City.
The Sunday Summer Music Line Up at Port House Grill, 15 North Main Street, North East, is hosted by the Cecil County Arts Council.
Joe Paulus and Doree Hepner appear on July 17. SoleCraft, featuring acoustic music, performs July 24. Day Tripper is slated for July 31. All shows run from 3-5 p.m. and are held outdoors, weather permitting.
Chesapeake City's Pell Gardens is the site for Chesapeake City's southside shows which run through August 28. These Sunday performance run from 6-8 p.m.
There will be a show on July 24, with the performers to be announced. The Sensations appear on July 31. Day Tripper performs August 7. Summit Bluegrass is slated for August 14 followed by Blues Keeper on August 21 and Larry Tucker Band on August 28.
Car shows, Music on Main, and First Fridays - all of these Elkton events will include free music for the summer.
All performances will run from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Those attending are asked to bring a lawn chair or blanket for sitting. At some of the events, food will be sold.
"We get a nice crowd for these events. The residents from the senior housing complexes come out because they can walk to it," said Price.
The musical line up for the remainder of Summer 2016:
Thursday, July 21 - Susquehanna Floods performs at Music on Main.
Thursday, July 28 - Big Bopper performs at the Downtown car Show.
Thursday, August 4 - Gang of Two performs at Music on Main.
Friday, August 5 - Bill Clery and Tom Hadfield perform for First Friday.
Thursday, August 11 - The Bayou Brothers perform at Music on Main.
Thursday, August 18 - The Mixed Up Band performs at Music on Main.
Thursday, August 25 - The Sensations perform at the Downtown Car Show.
Thursday, September 1 - Pearl Street performs at Music on Main.
First Friday, September 2 - Nicole and Angelique perform at First Friday.
Thursday, September 8 - Danielle and Jimmy perform at Music on Main.
Thursday, September 15 - Swing City Big Band performs at Music on Main.
First Friday, October 7 - Doree Hepner performs.