Atascadero’s summer concert series goes virtual
–The City of Atascadero this week announced the line-up of bands selected for the 2020 Saturday in the Park Summer/ Fall Concert Series starting July 11 through Oct. 3. The concerts will be presented in a digital format.
“Enjoy from your own backyard, or plan a watch party with your family or friend group,” the city said in an announcement. The virtual concerts will be available live on KPRL AM 1230 from 6-7 p.m., as well as the city’s YouTube Channel, atascadero.org/YouTube, and Facebook Live on the Atascadero Recreation page @atascaderocs. The YouTube and Facebook Live streams will be broadcasted from 6-7:30 p.m.
The city says there might be an opportunity to host a couple of concerts at the bandstand, and will inform the public when this becomes available.
At this time, following are the current dates and band information:
Virtual Concert Schedule:
- July 11 Martin Paris Band (Classic Rock/Country)
- July 25 Garden Party (Folk Rock/60’s & 70’s)
- August 1 The Jump Jax (Jump/Swing/Soul/R&B)
Bandstand Concert Schedule (*Pending State approval of large gatherings; more information will be provided at a later date on how to reserve a VIP spot at the Atascadero Lake Park Bandstand.)
- Aug. 22 Brass Mash (Hard Pop Brass)
- Aug. 29 The JD Project (Rock Blues)
- Sept. 5 Chad Land Band (Classic Rock/Country)
- Sept. 12 Dulcie Taylor Band (Roots Rock)
- Sept. 19 925 Band (Pop/Rock/Funk)
- (Sept. 26 – No Concert – Brew at the Zoo)
- Oct. 3 Ghost/Monster (Rock-n-Roll)