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Lineup Announced for Discovery Green Concert Series

Concert1The popular Discovery Green Thursday Concert Series, presented by University of Houston-Downtown (UHD), returns to the Discovery Green Anheuser-Busch Stage May 19 at 7 p.m.

Showcasing the best music of the Gulf Coast, these family-friendly concerts will rock the night with the sounds of hip-hop, Latin pop, New Orleans jazz, and more. Blankets, pets and picnics are welcome, and lawn chairs are allowed on the north side of the Fondren Performance Space. Glass containers and outside alcoholic beverages are not permitted, however food, beer and wine will be available for purchase.

The spring lineup features:

  • May 19 - Bun B
  • May 26 - The Last Bandoleros
  • June 2 - Robert Ellis
  • June 9 - The Quebe Sisters
  • June 16 - Havana NRG and Mango Punch
  • June 23 - Airwave 80s and the Swatchmen
  • June 30 - Kermit Ruffins and the Barbeque Swingers

Drop by the UHD table and say hello. Staff will be spreading the word about UHD degree programs and giving out UHD sunglasses, beach balls and Frisbees.

The series is co-sponsored by Saint Arnold Brewing Company, Cactus Music and 90.1 KPFT-FM. Media sponsors include KPRC Channel 2, Comcast and Univision 45.

The Discovery Green Concert Series is free and open to the public. Concerts may be affected by the rain.