View announces a new summer series called Concerts in the Courtyard. Local and semi-local bands, soloists, and duos will perform outside on Thursdays from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. This will be a free event that takes place under View’s new tent in their courtyard, just outside Gould Hall.
The series starts Thursday, July 30 with a performance by Alisha Kay Carstens playing acoustic Folk, Rock, and Pop music with a special guest artist on a few songs. The following Thursday they will host Monk Rowe and John Hutson playing Jazz, Blues, and Rock & Roll on August 6. Then on August 13 Jerry Dee of Deeplex will perform reggae music. The duo Nook & Crannie will entertain with the rocking sound of Bonnie Raitt, Springsteen, Fleetwood Mac and torch singers like Patti Page and Rosemary Clooney and classic country on August 20. Jon Liebing will perform on Thursday, August 27. Closing out the season on September 3rd will be Joe Bolton.
The performances are sponsored in part by Bank of Utica.
These events will be free and View will be following the all NYS guidelines for venues and social distancing and masks will be required. They will also be limiting the amount of guests to less than 50 patrons. A cash bar will be available at each event. A limited food menu will be available for purchase. As per State guidelines, all alcohol sales must be accompanied by a food purchase. For more information please contact View at (315) 369-6411 ext. 201 or online at ViewArts.org. View is located at 3273 State Route 28 in Old Forge, New York.