HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ – The County Parks & Recreation Division announced the ‘Music Under The Stars’ summer concert series earlier this spring and recently moved the concert series location, returning to Deer Path Park, located at 120 West Woodschurch Road in Readington Township, according to Commissioner J. Matthew Holt.
Commissioner Holt, the Board’s Parks liaison, said, “Due to the relaxation of the state’s Emergency Orders, and the ability to safely meet outdoors while following current CDC guidelines, the Parks Division felt it was right to return to Deer Path Park for the summer concert series. Life is slowly returning to normal and we are grateful to the Parks & Recreation Division for offering family-oriented activities, throughout the pandemic, keeping everyone safe and entertained.”
Four concerts have been announced:
- June 17th, Hunterdon Symphony
- July 8, Southern Steel
- July 22, Hunterdon Harmonizers
- August 5, the Captain Jack Billy Joel Tribute band will play
Parks Division Head Dan Bush said, “As we continue to re-open our facilities and popular events, we ask that everyone continues to be considerate and follow all CDC guidelines and the state’s Executive Orders, that are in place at the occasion of each event. We encourage the community to attend the concerts and drive-in movies and enjoy the county’s parks.”
The drive-in movies will be held on September 4 and 18, movies to be announced, and rain dates are September 9 and 23, and will be shown at the South County Park Fairgrounds, located at 1207 Rt. 179 in Lambertville.
Alcoholic beverages are not permitted in any of the county parks, but food is permitted, please bring your own.
For more information, visit: www.co.hunterdon.nj.us/depts/parks/concertseries.htm or call 908-782-7275.