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Posted on: July 10, 2019

Starfarm to Kick Off East Lansing’s Summer Concert Series this Friday, July 12

EAST LANSING, Mich. — The City of East Lansing’s 2019 Summer Concert Series will kick off with a free, live, family-friendly performance by Starfarm this Friday, July 12 from 7-9 p.m. in downtown East Lansing’s Ann Street Plaza (corner of Albert and M.A.C. avenues).

Since 2001, this popular, East Lansing-based cover band has been sending audiences back in time with their “totally awesome” collection of ‘80s pop/rock songs. Complete with old-school Adidas tracksuits, legwarmers, headbands and aviator sunglasses, Starfarm gives a true interpretation of their beloved hits in a fun and physical atmosphere.

All community members are invited to come out for this fun, free community event in downtown East Lansing. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and/or grab a bite to eat. Outdoor dining is available at several downtown restaurants adjacent to the plaza. If it rains, the concert will be canceled.

Community members can find the full 2019 Summer Concert Series lineup at www.cityofeastlansing.com/summerconcerts. Concerts will be hosted every Friday night through Aug. 30.

Road Closure and Parking for Starfarm
Community members are reminded that Albert Avenue, from M.A.C. Avenue to Grove Street, will be closed to traffic from approximately 6:30-9:30 p.m. for the concert. Parking will be available at the Grove Street Garage, 330 Grove Street, which can be accessed by taking Abbot Road to Linden Street to Grove Street.

Additional nearby parking is available at the M.A.C. Avenue Garage (310 M.A.C. Ave.; entrance under the Marriott Hotel) and CVS Parking Garage (310 Albert Ave.; entrance on south side of Albert, between M.A.C. Avenue and Charles Street).

Community members are also reminded that the City of East Lansing is currently offering free, half-hour parking to downtown visitors in all gated garages and surface lots in the downtown throughout the month of July. Visit https://www.cityofeastlansing.com/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=923 for more information.


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