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North Hempstead’s 2016 Summer Concert Series Begins in New Hyde Park
Tributes to Billy Joel & Bruce Springsteen hitting the stage on July 23
North Hempstead, NY – North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the Town Board announce this year’s series of FREE summer concerts at Clinton G. Martin Park and the Stadium at Michael J. Tully Park, including the two bands paying tribute to Billy Joel and Bruce Springsteen.
“We are so very excited to have a great slate of incredible cover bands and the classic Capris for our summer concert schedule,” said Supervisor Bosworth. “I am recommend that all attendees bring their dancing shoes, along with their lawn chairs.”
Tributes to Billy & The Boss by two bands, Captain Jack and Tramps Like Us, will take place at the Stadium at Michael J. Tully Park on July 23 at 7:30 p.m. The Captain Jack band is a popular Billy Joel cover band and Tramps Like Us is the number one Bruce Springsteen tribute band in the country.
The Capris will take the stage on July 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the first of two summer concerts at Clinton G. Martin Park. The Capris will be performing their hits "There's a Moon Out Tonight," "Morse Code of Love" and other music of the 60s and 70s.
Next at Clinton G. Martin Park, on August 5 at 7:30 p.m., will be The Rod Rock Experience, which is a World-class Rod Steward tribute band starring Rick St. James.
Tully Park is located at 1801 Evergreen Avenue and Clinton G. Martin Park is located at 1600 Marcus Avenue.
For more information, please call 311 and visit www.northhempsteadny.gov/summer for full schedule of summer events and festivals.
Captain Jack Band will be performing at Michael J. Tully Stadium on July 23.