Downtown Sounds

Free Admission!

Time:  6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Place: Back Lawn of the Garner Performing Arts Center125 Avery Street

Bring your chairs or blankets, but coolers and pets are not allowed!

Family-friendly food and beverages available for purchase.

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Downtown Sounds 2014 Schedule

May 8th

Soul Play

SoulPlay is a seven piece band from Raleigh/Durham, NC. The band features a full rhythm section, two females and a male vocalist. Their genre of music includes classic party, funk, disco, beach, and today’s latest hits. Yet, their range of music is unlimited when it comes to “a special request”.

For more info, visit their web site.

May 29th

40 east

40 EAST is a party waiting to happen.

In addition to our original tunes we also cover such artist as Carrie Underwood, Bruno Mars, Kid Rock, Miranda Lambert,

Tina Turner, Lady Gaga and even Neal Diamond to name a few.

Our high energy format and exceptional vocals will keep you movin and groovin all night long! We LOVE to entertain our crowd

and you are guaranteed an experience that you will be talking about for years to come!

For more info, visit their web site.

June 12th

The Central Park Band

A dance band based out of the Garner NC area, The Central Park Band offers classic rock, current pop and dance covers from decades. Live, Energetic and Professional, Cindy Ferguson, George Coghill, Jeremy Moss, Marty Gilbert, Tom Bagley and sound engineer Tommy Wall are The Central Park Band, providing pure entertainment!

For more info, visit their web site.

June 26th

Spare Change

Spare Change is one of the most sought after party bands on the east coast.  Their play list is diverse, ranging from old-school country, rock, and soul to today’s hits and even some original music.  They feature five lead singers and a rapper, as well as a fiddle player.  Their stage show is non-stop high energy and they can entertain diverse crowds of all ages and backgrounds.

For more info, visit their web site.

Google Map: UPDATED MAP!Parking:
Parking is available at the Garner Recreation Center, 125 Avery Street and at the Garner Performing Arts Center, 742 West Garner Road. On street parking is available along Avery Street.