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Fridays in the Park(Word Park)

When:
July 8, 2022 @ 11:30 am – September 30, 2022 @ 1:00 pm
2022-07-08T11:30:00-04:00
2022-09-30T13:00:00-04:00
Where:
Word Park
Neville Street
Beckley
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Beckley Events
(304) 256-1776

Beckley’s 31st Annual Friday in the Park series will open on June 3.  The concert series will be held weekly from 11:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m., through August, weather permitting, at Word Park on Neville Street.  Food vendors will offer lunch items for sale.  New vendor Bee Bumbler Bakery will join the regular vendors Flynn’s Hotdogs and The Lunch Wagon, plus a few other vendors plan to sell on select Fridays.

2022 Friday in the Park Entertainment Schedule:

July 8 – The Switch (Rock); 12:45 – Theatre WV (Rocket Boys Musical preview)

July 15 – 11:30 – Patricia Smith (gospel); 12:20 – Mia Bailey (gospel)

July 22 – BEX Arts Week / BAC / The Raleigh’s Open Mic

July 29 – Dance Day: 11:30 – Mercer County COA dancers; 11:55 – Raleigh County COA dancers; 12:20 – Cindy’s Line Dancers; 12:45 – Theater WV (Wizard of Oz preview)

August 5 – Lady D (blues, pop)

August 12 – How Great Thou Art Theatre Group (Motown)

August 19 – Chris Oxley Quartet (jazz)

August 26 – Appalachian Festival – Lost Cannon Bluegrass, followed by Shane Ingram