Friday’s @ Five Summer Concert Series on the Town Square
Looking for something free and exciting to do in downtown Martinsburg on a Friday afternoon this summer? Come to Friday’s @ Five for a taste of great music and fun!
Friday’s @ Five at the Town Square, Presenting Sponsor by Gibson & Associates, Sponsor by The City of Martinsburg, The Martinsburg-Berkeley County Convention & Visitors Bureau and Main Street Martinsburg, Bowles Rice Attorney at Law, ERA Liberty Realty-Tina C. Roach & Charla Cody, Dopson & Associates, State Farm Insurance-Kay Lewis Agency, Dawn Newland Agency and the Berkeley Arts Council.
A series of free outdoor concerts by well-known musicians, bands and Martinsburg artists that will liven up your spirits and maybe even get you into a dancing mood. Bands will perform a wide variety of indigenous musical styles, including jazz, rock, Bluegrass, pop, Classic Rock, Country and unique Americana and more. You can bring your own chairs or blankets and sit on the ground. The front of the stage on the South lawn is reserved for dancing.
There is no admission charge to the Town square. The concert series runs from June 2nd through August 18th, every Friday.
Second year at Friday’s @ Five Summer Concert series we will have the Martinsburg Farmers Market housed on East King Street-Town Square from 4:30pm to 7:30pm from May 19th to September 1st . To wet your appetite, here is a list of products you’ll be able to enjoy from the market this year: Fresh Fruits & Veggies, Fresh & dried Herbs, nutritious pastured Non-GMO Beef, Chicken & Pork, Eggs, Jams & Jellies, Muffins, Breads, Baked Goods, Coffee Beans, Soup, Soaps, Lotions, Sugar Scrubs, Salves and Lip Balm, Flowers, Yarn and locally made gourmet popcorn….It’s going to be a fun season. Buy local and buy Fresh.
Concerts start at 5:00 p.m. and usually last until 7:00pm. The Town Square is blocked off between BB&T Drive-Thru and Queen Street. It is within convenient walking distance from all downtown businesses.
Pets are allowed in the square during the concerts, provided they are on a leash no longer than six feet at all times. If they display aggressive behavior the owner may be asked to remove them.
Here is the exciting Line-up……
Friday, June 2nd “Showcase” (Variety Dance Music for all Ages)
Friday, June 9th “KoKo Blue” (Classic Rock of the 60’s)
Friday, June 16th “Let There Be Rock School-Panhandle” (Beatles to Modern)
Friday, June 23rd “Gary Smallwood” (Arrangement)
Friday, June 30th “Copper Canyon” (Country/Folk)
Friday, July 7th “Blue & Grey Chorus” (Men’s Choir)
Friday, July 7th “Tony M. Trio” (Contemporary)
Friday, July 14th “Willie Barry & His Chaperones” (Rockabilly 50’s & 60’s)
Friday, July 21st ‘Clement & Williams” (Classic Rock)
Friday, July 28th “Back Creek Valley Boys” (traditional Bluegrass)
Friday, August 4th “Jackson & Routzahn” (Classic Soft Rock)
Friday, August 11th “Apollo Jazz Orchestra” (Jazz)
Friday, August 18th “RAZMUS” (Classic Rock & Roll)