Press Release: East Providence Recreation announces 2023 Summer Concert Series


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Patricia Resende                                                                                             
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East Providence Recreation announces 2023 Summer Concert Series


EAST PROVIDENCE, RI – The East Providence Recreation Department announces the 2023 Summer Concert line-up.  Shows are weather permitting and take place at Rose Larisa Memorial Park located at 701 Bullocks Point Avenue in Riverside. Concerts are held on Thursday evenings from June 1 – August 31 and start at 6:00 PM, unless otherwise noted.


The 2023 “Concerts in the Park” series is sponsored by Navigant Credit Union. The schedule is as follows:

  • June 1, *6:30 PM, The Strictly Sentimental Swing Band.  Big band jazz and swing.
  • June 8, 6:00 PM, Rick Ashman.  Oldies and Pop standards.
  • June 15, 6:00 PM, RI Wind Ensemble. 50-piece orchestra playing classical, jazz, and contemporary music.
  • June 22, 6:00 PM, Playing Mantis.  R&B, Classic Rock and Dance covers.
  • June 29, 6:00 PM, Atwater-Donnelly.  American and Celtic Folk.
  • July 6, 6:00 PM, The Reminders.  Classic Rock and Pop from the 50’s to today.
  • July 13, 6:00 PM, Kelly & the Poor Boys.  Creedence Clearwater Revival tribute.
  • July 20, 6:00 PM, David Tessier’s All-Star Stars.  Classic Rock.
  • July 27, 6:00 PM, Vinyl Frontier.  Vintage Rock n’ Roll.
  • August 3, 6:00 PM, Mixed Emotions.  Classic Rock.
  • August 10, 6:00 PM, 19th Nervous Breakdown.  Rolling Stones tribute.
  • August 17, 6:00 PM, The Jesse Liam Band.  Pop hits and originals.
  • August 24, 6:00 PM, Vini Ames. Oldies Rock n’ Roll Show.
  • August 31, 6:00PM, Mojo Rising. Classic Rock.


For more information, please call the Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.