The First County Bank 2013 Summer Concert Series at Calf Pasture Beach kicks off Wednesday, June 26, commencing with a Classic Car Show organized by The Coachmen, and continues through September 4. This will be the fifth consecutive year First County Bank sponsors the concert series, which typically attracts 1,000 to 1,500 people. The sponsorship ensures all 11 concerts are free and open to the public.
“Travel Down Memory Lane” is the theme of this year’s concert series featuring performances by tribute bands including Scarborough Fair (Simon & Garfunkle), Diamond – One Hot Night (Neil Diamond), Fleetwood Macked, Beginnings (Chicago) and Minute by Minute (The Doobie Brothers). For the complete summer concert series schedule visit Norwalk’s Recreation and Parks Department.
“First County Bank is thrilled to be a supporter again this year of Norwalk’s Recreation and Parks Department’s summer concert series at Calf Pasture Beach with another fantastic line up of bands and musical groups,” said Kathy Harris, president of First County Bank. “We work closely with local organizations throughout lower Fairfield County to develop innovative and effective ways to serve our local communities. And this concert series is an example of that,” said Harris. “We thank the City of Norwalk Mayor Richard Moccia and Recreation and Parks’ Director Michael Mocciae for sharing our commitment towards the betterment of our community,” added Harris.
“As mayor of the City of Norwalk, and on behalf of our residents, I want to once again thank First County Bank for its continued generosity in sponsoring the City of Norwalk’s 2013 summer concerts and entertainment before and after our July 3 fireworks display. This is an annual event that the citizens of Norwalk look forward to each year,” said Mayor Moccia.
Calf Pasture Beach Park is located at 69 Calf Pasture Beach Rd. in Norwalk. For updates and additional information call the Norwalk Recreation and Parks Office at 203-854-7807. All concerts (except Gunsmoke and Beginnings) have a rain date of the following day and except for the July 3 fireworks and concert program, which will be held on July 5 in case of inclement weather. For cancellation information call 203-854-7938. Parking at Calf Pasture Beach is free for residents with Norwalk beach stickers on their cars. Without a beach sticker the parking fee is $5 per car. For the July 3 Independence Day fireworks display which typically attracts more than 20,000 spectators, a fee of $20 is charged for cars without a Norwalk beach sticker. Cars with beach stickers will be allowed in free.