Announcing the 2019 Upland Brewing Co. Summer Concert Series

Photo from previous years 3rd Fridays on The Plaza. Photo Credit Michael Crook Photography

Historic Fountain Square is excited to announce the return of free live music on the Fountain Square Plaza for 2019. The outdoor venue will host music every Friday in June, July and August.

The Fountain Square Merchants Association has partnered with Upland Brewing Company to expand the concert series from the previous five dates to 12 dates in 2019. Concerts will feature a mix of local and regional acts covering a broad spectrum of genres.

“We are excited to be part of the Fountain Square Merchants Association and their efforts to bring free live music to Historic Fountain Square.” said David Bower, Upland’s VP of Sales & Marketing, “This is a great way for the Upland Family to spend quality time with our new neighbors as we gear up for the opening of our new Upland Fountain Square Brewery & Gray Goat Bike Shop in August.”  

Concerts are free and open to all ages. Shows will begin at 6 p.m. each Friday. The Plaza is located at 1104 Shelby Street. For more details visit

The list of shows are as follows:

June 7 – Steve Smith and Conga J
June 14 – Meghan Cristeen Martin, LeROY McQUEEN

June 21 – J. Elliott
June 28 – Pushing Daisy’s Band
July 5– Bashiri Asad
July 12 – Henry Seaborn Band featuring Philadelphia Phil, Rebekah Lawson, Danny Hargrove, Rusty Humphrey and Larry DeMyer
July 19 – Ross Hollow Duo, Rider’s and Rounder’s
July 26 – WHOA!TIGER
August 2 – Protocol Band
August 9 – Josie Beach, Meghann Kennedy, Gwen Sunkel,

Wayne Pennington
August 16 – Woodstock 50th Anniversary Tribute
August 23 – Scott Rudicell, Evan Grubbs, Charlie Krone

While on the plaza you may bring coolers, chairs, blankets, well-behaved pets and all your music loving friends!

Always Free. Always Local. Everyone is Welcome.

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