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African Showboyz headline Concert in the Park

African Showboyz, a group made up of four brothers from Ghana, West Africa, will perform at the next Concerts in the Park on Wednesday, July 24 at Fay Bainbridge Park.  - Photo courtesy of Walters Music Agency
African Showboyz, a group made up of four brothers from Ghana, West Africa, will perform at the next Concerts in the Park on Wednesday, July 24 at Fay Bainbridge Park.
— image credit: Photo courtesy of Walters Music Agency

The free Concerts in the Park series features African Showboyz, a tribal ensemble from Ghana, West Africa, at Fay Bainbridge Park at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 24.

Grab the kids, a picnic and enjoy an evening of music and dance at the free concert series, sponsored by the Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park & Recreation District.

The shows continue through August.

The lineup is:

July 31: Hawaiian Luau with Kani Kapahu O Lohiau and Ire Nation.  Traditional Hawaiian music and hula will blend into modern rhythms of today for a South Pacific musical journey. Wear your Hawaiian styles! The concert is at Fay Bainbridge Park.

Aug. 7: Massy Ferguson. Raucous rock-and-twang band delivers electrified Americana at Battle Point Park.

Aug. 14: Tiller's Folly. Americana/Folk/Celtic group from Canada. The concert is at Battle Point Park.

Aug. 21: Grupo Meridional. Celebrate the last days of summer with sizzling Latin/Cuban dance grooves from the island's own Alan Simcoe and band at Battle Point Park.

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