Wayne County Heating up with Summer Events

Summer is in full swing and yet it seems as if it just began. Wayne County has a host of events to help entertain you this season. As busy as our lives are, we should all take time out to relax and enjoy and what better way than with music. Wayne County has a huge choice of music for all tastes and the whole family. Most of the concerts are free to the public and will make your summer just a little bit “sweeter”.Lyons Summer Band Concert in Central Park, Lyons – July 23 (Nice and Easy) July 30 (Lock 52 Band) and August 6 (Gateswingers) – Central Park, Lyons. Bring your own blanket or lawn chair. 7pm to 9pm. www.lyonsny.comMacedon Community Concert Series, Macedon – August 7. Canal Park Lock 30. 6pm to 8pm. Free family event. Refreshments. Canal Park, Lock 30. Bring your own chairs. Butterfly Nature Walk at 5:30pm and vendors till 8pm. www.villageofmacedon.orgMusic on the Erie Series at T. Spencer Knight Park, Newark – Free musical entertainment. July 18 (It’s My Party) July 25 (Slow Riders), August 1 (Wolf Mountain), August 8 (JB & Company), August 15 (Old Hippies), August 22 (93 Miles to Empty), August 29 (Don Newcombe Band) and September 5 (Just Us). Bring your own chair or blanket. 6pm-8pm. www.newarknychamber.orgSummer Concert Series at the Sodus Bay Lighthouse – Free. 2pm. Refreshments. Bring your own blanket or chair. July 20 (The Dady Brothers), July 27 (Loren and Mark), August 3 (Dan Elliott and the Monterays). August 10 (Chorus of the Genesee), August 17 (Panloco Steel Drum Band), August 24 (Fiddlers of the Genesee), August 31 (Starlight Orchestra) 7606 N Ontario St., Sodus Point, (315) 483-4936. www.soduspointlighthouse.orgSummer of Roses Concert Series – Every Thursday evening EXCEPT July 4th. Rose Union Community Building, School Street, Rose. Free, donations appreciated. July 17 (Finger Lakes Chorus), July 24 (Savannah Cellar Savers) July 31 (Country Magic); August 7 (Cuisle Mo Chroi Traditional Irish Roots Music), August 14 (Dixie Land Jazz Trio), August 21 (Hartley Family), August 28 (Dan Duggan & Friends)Sunset Wine Tasting at Ontario Barn Vineyards at Ontario Barn VineyardsFeaturing live music with no cover charge. 5pm-7:30pm. Ontario Barn Vineyards, 513 Whitney Road, Ontario. www.ontariobarnvineyards.com. July 25 (Paradigm Shift Trio)July 30-Aug 2: Brantling Bluegrass Festival, 4015 Fish Farm Road, Brantling Ski Center, Sodus. Camping available. Great bands. Fireworks, kids events, vendors and more. www.brantlingbluegrass.comAugust 2: Central New York Wine & Jazz Fest, Wine tasting on Main Street in Village of Wolcott and music by well-known jazz artists at the band stand in Northrup Park. Vendors in the park. www.wolcottlionsclub.comAugust 30: 8th Annual Ontario Barn Festival, Outdoor live music festival featuring local and regional blue grass, Americana, folk, zydeco bands. Great wines, BBQ, arts and crafts. Free ice cream for kids. Bring lawn chairs and spend the day. $12/adult – kids/free. Ontario Barn Vineyards, 513 Whitney Road, Ontario. Noon-7:30pm. www.ontariobarnvineyards.comWe hope you take the time to sit back and enjoy some music in Wayne County this summer. While every effort is made to insure accuracy, the Wayne County Office of Tourism cannot assume responsibility for changes in details and rates. Please check our website for additional updated music events www.waynecountytourism.com – [email protected] (800) 527-6510

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