The Downright Music Band, whose memebrs work at Downright Music in Collinsville, put on a free concert at Mill Pond Park. Dozens of people attended the event, setting themselves up on the lush green fields at Mill Pond Park. In addition to their orignial work, the band covered music by Bob Marley and Otis Redding.
There was also a cookout, where hotdogs and hamburgers were sold by the Lions Club, which is raising money to help make improvements to the pool house at the park.
Upcoming concerts include:
Thursday, July 14- Grass Routes Bluegrass
Thursday, July 21 - The Bossy Frog Band Thursday July 28 - The Bus Drivers
Thursday Aug 4 - The McLovins
Thursday Aug 11- Special Trail Buskers Event, along rail trail - details to follow