TROY — The Downtown Troy Business Improvement District announced yesterday the schedule for this summer’s Rockin’ on the River concert series in Riverfront Park. The series will begin on Wed, June 7th and run through August 9th with 10 weeks of free family-friendly programming encouraging music fans to shop, dine and explore downtown Troy on Wednesday nights during the summer. The concerts will take place 5 -8:30 pm in Riverfront Park, sandwiched between historic downtown Troy and the Hudson River.
“We are excited to offer an eclectic range of music this year,” said Katie Hammon, Executive Director of the Downtown Troy Business Improvement District. “A lineup ranging from classic rock, to folk, country, and sounds from around the globe, we welcome new and seasoned guests to Troy’s historic walkable downtown for this premier annual summer concert series.”
The Downtown Troy Business Improvement District presents many family-friendly activities throughout the year and with festival season upon us, Troy is the destination to be with outstanding music and family fun. Free festivals and programs invite the Capital Region and beyond to Shop, Dine and Explore Troy!
Rockin’ on the River Lineup
June 7 | Almost Queen with Troy Music Academy All-stars
June 14 | Deerhoof with Aficionado & Another Michael
June 21 | Skeeter Creek with Anthony Fallacaro
June 28 | Alex Torres y Su Orquesta with Heard
July 5 | The British Invasion Experience
July 12 | Saintseneca with The Sea The Sea
July 19 | Who’s Bad – The Ultimate Michael Jackson Experience with Kristen Capolino
July 26 | Tiana Asili y La Banda Rebelde with Girl Blue
August 2 | SIRSY with Sly Fox and The Hustlers
August 9 | Rumours – Fleetwood Mac Tribute
Also the BID holds Troy Night Out on the last Fri of Every Month | 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Other Troy Events:
14th Annual Troy River Fest – Saturday, June 17 | 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Fitness in The Park – Sundays, June 25 through August 27 | 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
10th Annual Troy Pig Out – Saturday, July 15 | 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Restaurant & Craft Beer Week – Monday, September 11 through Sunday, September 17
11th Annual Chowder Fest – Sunday, October 8 | 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.