Lancaster, CA. June 2, 2017 – The BLVD, the Antelope Valley's popular downtown hotspot, will once again heat up Thursday nights all summer long with the Sierra Toyota Summer Concert Series, co-sponsored by BeX Bar & Grill. Year after year, Lancaster's cultural arts and entertainment district welcomes residents and visitors alike to enjoy great music, awesome food, and loads of outdoor fun with a dynamic series of entertainers gracing the BeX Bandstand stage.

The 2017 Concert Series will kick off on Thursday, June 15 at 6 p.m. with Queen Nation, a tribute to Freddie Mercury and Queen. Patrons can enjoy familiar tunes while visiting shops, restaurants, and the weekly Market. The series co-sponsor, BeX Bar & Grill, offers the perfect venue for these entertainers to showcase their talents on the Bandstand stage at the corner of Ehrlich Avenue and Lancaster Boulevard.

“Community is about coming together as family, friends, and neighbors to create incredible memories,” said Lancaster Mayor R. Rex Parris. “The Summer Concert Series provides the perfect opportunity for everyone to gather, explore The BLVD, enjoy great music, food, and shopping – while spending time with those we care about and making new friendships all summer long.”

This year, the concerts have been reenergized to include four Signature Series performances:

June 15            Queen Nation – an amazing tribute to Freddie Mercury and Queen
July 13             The Walking Phoenixes – an authentic Johnny Cash country experience
August 3          The Fulcos – a fabulous rock ‘n roll family band
September 14   Mirage – a great tribute to Stevie Nicks and Fleetwood Mac

In addition to these remarkable headliners, you will find an array of talented bands performing throughout the summer. Be sure to check out the Concert Series website for the latest details, and check in via Facebook (www.facebook.com/SierraToyotaConcertSeries) on Concert Series nights for a chance to win great prizes. All patrons who check in and tag the Sierra Toyota Summer Concert Series each week will be entered into drawings that will be held on July 13, August 4, and September 14. Stay tuned to the Facebook page for updates.

Join in the fun by attending these free, family-friendly alfresco concerts. Enjoy food and beverages out on the BeX patio, or bring your own lawn chair to sit back and be entertained. Concerts will be held every Thursday evening at 6 p.m. The Series schedule is as follows:

June 15

Queen Nation 

June 22

Green Central Station

June 29 

Jukebox Blender

July 6

The Roby Duron Band

July 13

The Walking Phoenixes

July 20

Jacob Nelson and the Tone Wranglers

July 27

Mariachi Divas

August 3

The Fulcos

August 10

Rukus

August 17

Seventh Switch

August 24

Miles 2 Go

August 31

Midnite Crisis

September 7

Pop Vision

September 14

Mirage


For more information regarding the Sierra Toyota Summer Concert Series, contact the City of Lancaster's Parks, Recreation and Arts Department at (661) 723-6077 or visit www.cityoflancasterca.org/concertseries.

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