3-month music fest features Irish, Reggae, Blues, Rock, Folk, Latin, Americana, New Orleans & More
Woodbridge has long been known as the “Automotive Crossroads of New Jersey.” This summer it will become the Garden State’s “Global Music Crossroads.” I have listed the entire schedule here. Please select those you want to attend and write them down on your calendars (don’t forget to put ‘em on your cellphone calendar too).
WHEN: Wednesdays, June 8-August 31, 7:30 PM*
WHERE: Parker Press Park, 400 Rahway Ave., Woodbridge, across the street from Berkeley College and immediately adjacent to the Woodbridge NJ Transit train depot (North Jersey Coast line). **
TICKETS: The free events include a 4-mile “Pizza Run,” three vintage car shows, 10 live music concerts and the weekly Woodbridge Farmers Market
Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and picnic blankets.
For more information call 732.602.6015 or see www.WoodbridgeArtsNJ.com
June 8: Red Molly (Bluegrass/Americana) [right]
June 15: Vintage Car Cruise (Cool Cars, Doowop Deejays!)
June 22: Girsa (Irish Folk Music)
June 29: Willie Nile Band (New York Rock)
July 6: Main Street 4-Mile Pizza Run (Music by Swing Sabroso — Salsa/Merengue/Latin)
July 13: Edmar Castanada Trio & Andrea Tierra (Latin jazz Harp & Jazz Vocals)
July 20: Vintage Car Cruise (Cool Cars, Doowop Deejays!)
July 27: Incendio (Latin Guitar/World Fusion)
Aug. 3: Les Dudek Band (Classic Rock)
Aug. 10: Brother Joscephus Love Revival Revolution (New Orleans Mardi Gras Music)
Aug. 17: Vintage Car Cruise (Cool Cars, Doowop Deejays!)
Aug. 24: Meta & The Cornerstones (Reggae)
Aug. 31: Delta Rae (Blues/Folk)
* Free parking on surrounding streets and in Shopper Parking and NJ Transit lots.
** No concerts will be postponed because of weather; if it rains, concerts will be held at Woodbridge Middle School, 525 Barron Avenue, two blocks north of Parker Press Park. Call 732.602.6045 for weather update day of show.