SOUTH BEND – The Morris Performing Arts Center is pleased to announce the 17th annual Fridays by the Fountain, a free outdoor summer concert series. Local blues, jazz, rock, folk and country bands will take the stage in the Jon R. Hunt Plaza every Friday during lunchtime from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. in June, July and August. Attached below this press release is the 2017 lineup.
Food vendors are available during this time, offering a variety of lunchtime favorites including pizza, sandwiches, salads and smoothies. Tables are set in and around the plaza to give concertgoers a space to eat, or attendees can opt to bring a blanket and relax on the lawn.
Fridays by Fountain is sponsored by Plumbers and Pipefitters Local Union #172, South Bend Jazz Fest, Jones Obenchain LLP, Belle Tire, HealthWorks! Kids Museum, Four Winds Casino and Resort, Transpo, Broadway Theater League – SB, Electrical Workers Local Union 153, FastSigns, Beacon Health, Martin’s Side Deli, Michiana Five For the Homeless.
Venues Parks & Arts is a department in the City of South Bend that works to create exceptional experiences and opportunities in the city. Its efforts focus in the areas of health and recreation, parks and conservation, and arts and culture. For more information about Venues, Parks & Arts, visit www.sbvpa.org.