Music in the Park series to kick off

The first in the Music in the Park series, scheduled for 6:30 at Rec Park every other Thursday, will begin June 13 with Alan Godage & Sundown.

DC Express will take the band shell stage Thursday, June 27. The following Music in the Park concert will feature the country band Killer Hayseeds.

Thursday, July 18 offers a chance to see Big Toe and the Jam, a 10-piece blues, pop, rock, R&B and funk band.

The final concert will be Thursday, July 25 with Divas Through the Decades, a musical tribute to some of the most influential female vocalists of American music.

All concerts are free and open to the public.