Friday Extra Concert Series 2015 Lineup Announced

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It's Tampa's longest running concert series.  The  Friday Extra Concert Series presented by the Friends of Tampa Recreation, Inc., features some of hte best bands in the Tampa Bay area and a new location!

The series kicks-off at the new Water Works Park on April 10 with additional concerts on April 17 and 24.  Lowry Park Bandshell will host the remaining concerts on May 1, 8, 15 and 22. All concerts are scheduled from 7 -9 p.m. and are free and open to the public.

The lineup features local artists performing diverse genres of music.

Water Works Park

April  10             Roberto Debourg &  the Flats (worldly eclectic) with opening act Francesca

April 17              Betty Fox Band (blues) with opening act Shane Meade (folk)

April 24             Save the Radio (rock) with opening act Morgan Bernard (pop/rock)


Lowry Park Bandshell

May 1                    La Lucha (jazz) with opening act Bobby G. Summers (R&B/ jazz)

May 8                    Soul Circus Cowboys (country) with opening act Zack Biss and Rebekkah Reid (country)

May 15                 Crystal Blue (classic rock) with opening act Lasana Bandele (reggae)

May 22                  Los Beltran (Latin) with opening act Kike Barrios (Latin)


Concessions are available at all the concerts. Limited free parking is available.

Concerts are also rebroadcast on City of Tampa’s Cable Television (CCTV) on Mondays at 8 a.m.; Wednesdays at 1 p.m. and Fridays at 6 p.m. CCTV may be found on channel 640 on Brighthouse Cable systems and channel 15 on Verizon Hillsborough County Fios systems.

Sponsors include The Tampa Tribune, WFLA News Channel 8, Friends of Tampa Recreation and the City of Tampa.