Bradford Common Outdoor Music Series Kicks Off July 7

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Friday nights are for live music! The Haverhill Cultural Council and First Church of Christ are teaming up to present 2017’s Bradford Common Outdoor Music Series, set to kick off on Friday, July 7.

Now in its 10th year, the concert series will feature seven free live shows thanks to a grant from the city’s Cultural Council. All shows begin at 6 p.m. on the Common and attendees are encouraged to bring a blanket and lawn chairs to get comfortable. Concerts are scheduled through August, with a rain date of Aug. 18 set aside in the event of inclement weather.

The 2017 Bradford Common Outdoor Music Series lineup is as follows:

July 7: Mama Love & The Motivators (Opening: David Stuart & Ed Sands)

July 14 (Dance Night): Fuzed (Opening: Paul Wayne)

July 21: Paul Prue & The Mississippi Delta Kings

July 22 (Special time: Noon to 4 p.m.): Young Talent Showcase spotlighting the DeAngelis School of Music and More

July 28: Rico Barr Band (Opening: Scott Clark)

Aug. 4: The Coupe Deville Band (Opening: Daniel Howard)

Aug. 11: The Mike Fioretti Band (Opening: Bob Kramer Trio)

For more information on this year’s concerts, call 978-590-2119.