June 29, 2012
The July performers are set for the Civic Space Park Yoga and Concert Series. The events take place every Thursday night from 6:30 to 9 p.m. through August at the park, located at 424 N. Central Ave (between 1st and Central avenues, north of Van Buren Street/Central Station).
The evenings begin at 6:30 p.m. with free yoga classes for all ages in the park’s historic A. E. England building. Guests should bring their own mats. Visitors also can bring their own blankets or chairs to enjoy the live concerts from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Performing artists for the month of July include:
|July 5||Leon J JukeJoint, Delta Blues Review|
|July 12||Lisa Pressman, Americana Country|
|July 19||Str8up Band, Classic Funk, R&B|
|July 26||Heymakers, 1950s Early Rock & Roll|
Fair Trade Café will be serving smoothies, food, beer, and wine. Other partners for the event include LJ Morton Music and yoga instruction provided by Madison Improvement, Urban Yoga, and Erin McDonnell.
To encourage walking and use of mass transit Civic Space Park does not have parking spaces. Those planning to attend are encouraged to use the Light Rail or bus system. Immediate access to Light Rail and bus transit stations are located near the park. Specific information on free park and ride locations and bus stops can be accessed online at valleymetro.org.
The Civic Space Concert Series is a production of the City of Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department.
For more information on the event or bookings and auditions call 602-262-7424 or visit phoenix.gov/parks.