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McCabe’s Guitar Shop, in partnership with the City of Santa Monica, presents the second annual Americana in the Park concert series in Gandara Park, Sundays in September (4, 11, 18 & 25), from 4 – 7 p.m. The free series explores the arc of Americana music from its roots to modern forms, showcasing a diverse group of Southern California artists and styles. Each concert features a family-friendly headliner and opener. The event is free, but make sure to bring your chair, blanket and friends and family to enjoy!
Americana in the Park is made possible by Art of Recovery, an initiative of Santa Monica Cultural Affairs. Harnessing the arts to continue playing a major role in the City’s recovery efforts, the initiative provides local artists and organizations funding and support from the City to bring engaging projects and events to the Santa Monica community. The concert series is an example of an Art of Recovery goal to expand access to the arts throughout the city through community partnerships.
Date: September 4
Headliner: Prince Diabaté and Friends
Opener: Eric Hernandez
Tongva Land Acknowledgment and Blessing: Tina Orduno Calderon
Date: September 11
Headliner: A.J. Lee and Blue Summit
Opener: McCabe’s Hootenanny Collective
Date: September 18
Headliner: I See Hawks in L.A.
Opener: Earthworm Ensemble
Date: September 25
Headliner: Little Willie G.
Opener: Jacob G. and The Score