Press Release

For Immediate Release: August 18, 2017

(updated with rain location) New York State of Mind to close out Summer Arts Festival Concert Series at Oak Ridge Park, August 23

 

Update Wednesday, August 28 update: Tonight’s Summer Arts outdoor concert is moving indoors.
 
Due to inclement weather expected this evening, Union County’s final Summer Arts Festival concert of the 2019 season, “We May Be Right, the Billy Joel Experience,”will be held indoors at CROSSROADS, 78 North Avenue in Garwood, beginning at 7:30 p.m. tonight, Wednesday, August 28.
 
The concert was originally scheduled to be held outdoors, at Oak Ridge Park in Clark.
 
Crossroads has a capacity of 250 people and the kitchen will be open during the concern. For additional information about the venue call Crossroads, 908.232.5666.

CLARK, NJ—The Union County Summer Arts Festival Concert Series for 2017 will come to a close at Oak Ridge Park in Clark on Wednesday evening, August 23, with a performance by New York State of Mind, performing the music of Billy Joel. Show time is scheduled for 7:30 pm.

New York State of Mind celebrates one of the greatest singer/songwriters of our time. The band’s precise renditions of Joel’s classic songs are certain to move both casual listeners as well as hardcore fans to their feet and have them singing along with all the well known and loved classics.

The show is free, and visitors are urged to pack a picnic basket, bring lawn chairs or blankets. Refreshments and snacks will also be available from Café Gallo and the Good Humor Man.

As always the Union County Get Fit Yoga program will precede the concert, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Bring a mat or beach towel and participate in the healthy activities for the entire family. Conducting the yoga program on August 23 will be Hot Yoga Revolution of Cranford.

“This will be the final opportunity for residents to enjoy the great musical entertainment in beautiful Oak Ridge Park, so gather your family and friends and spend an evening in the park,” said Freeholder Chairman Bruce H. Bergen.
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