Don't look now Valpo, but here comes the 3rd Annual Six Strings Music Fest, Valparaiso's family-friendly now-yearly event featuring music, food, vendors, raffles, and much more, Saturday, July 16. Time: 4pm to 10pm. Tickets: $18. (Children 12 and under, free). Central Park Plaza (Downtown Valparaiso). To Purchase Tickets/Additional Info: https://sixstrings.ticketspice.com/3rd-annual-six-strings-music-fest.
Live music performances all day and night on the Northwest Health Amphitheater Stage. Scheduled to perform: Pink Floyd Tribute group Echoes of Pompeii; Marco Villareal; Dead To Rights; Don't Tell Mama; and opening the show, Rocco Calipari Jr. and his Six Strings Student Bands. Calipari Jr., who also owns Six Strings Guitar and Bass Lessons in Valparaiso, also plays plays guitar in Valparaiso's own Blues-Rock Bosses Head Honchos along with his dad, well-known blues musicianj, guitarist/vocalist Rocco Calipari Sr.
As is now a yearly tradition, Six Strings Music Fest also features opportunities to win a month's worth of music lessons with Six Strings, and students can enter to win a free guitar.
Local Sponsors include Paul Sur Buick-GMC; Thuorgren Industries; Jacob Interior Trim; Zao Island; Boulder Bay; Union Home Mortgage; Revive Med Spa; Precision Door; The Good Family; The Entertainer Magazine; Screenmobile; the Daniel and Laurie Hoffman Family.