"Music in the Meadow" concert returns Friday, June 17, 2016

Presented by the Connecticut College Arboretum, "Music in the Meadow" will be held Friday, June 17, 2016 in the Arboretum outdoor theater overlooking the pond. This year’s concert boasts another stellar line-up of original bands from the region: the horn-infused rock/funk/soul of The Franklin Brothers; Americana/roots rock stalwarts The Rivergods; and the incredible harmony-rich folk of the Carleans.

The rain date for the concert is Sunday, June 19, 4:30-7:30 p.m.

Cost: $10‌ for adults ($8 in advance); $5 for children under 12 years, Arboretum members get one free ticket (must register one week in advance).

Tickets: discounted advance tickets are available in the Arboretum office, room 103, Olin Science Center, Connecticut College (first building north of the main entrance gate house).

Bring:  your lawn chairs and blankets for an enjoyable, family-friendly outdoor concert under the stars! Munchie's food truck will be on hand, and/or B.Y.O.P.! (Bring Your Own Picnic, etc). Insect repellent might also be a good idea.

Parking: along Williams Street, or across from the Arboretum in the Bolles House parking lot, or on campus in the Horizon House (Admissions) lot or in south lot

Enter: at the Williams Street entrance to the Arboretum (Native Plant Collection). At the bottom of the Laurel Walk (grassy ramp) turn right and downhill into the outdoor theater. Gates open at 6 p.m.