TRYON, NC— The 20th Anniversary Season of Tryon’s most popular summer event – Summer Tracks – kicks off on Friday, June 14, with Ol’ 74 Jazz. This 18-piece big band plays it all from Glenn Miller to Earth, Wind and Fire. Expect to hear: swing, bebop, rock, funk, Latin and more. For more about the band visit www.ol74jazz.com or Facebook under Ol’ 74 Jazz. All shows begin at 7 pm. In case of rain the concerts will move across the street inside the spacious Tryon Fire Dept.
This year’s expanded seven-concert series is presented by New View Reality of Tryon. The series’ co-producers are the Town of Tryon and Peter Eisenbrown. Parsec Financial is sponsoring this first concert.
Summer Tracks concerts are free, though a voluntary donation at the gate is encouraged. Audience donations along with the support of many local businesses and individuals make these shows possible. Katie D’s N.Y. Bagels & Deli will be offering for sale a variety of slider sandwiches, hot dogs, wraps, chips and desserts. Water and soft drinks will be for sale plus alcohol consumption is allowed in the park but is not for sale.
For more information about Summer Tracks and the performers visit www.summertracks.com.