Brown Bag Lunch Concert Series returns, May 3-7
The lunch-time concert series is back at Downtown Valdosta on Monday, May 3 through Friday, May 7. The Brown Bag Lunch Concert series, hosted by Main Street Office, is open and free to the general public!
The series features the live performance of a different band each day, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., on the Lowndes County Courthouse Lawn. Concert attendees may purchase lunch and beverages from a variety of restaurant booths.
Attendees are welcomed to bring a chair or blanket. Grab lunch from Jessie’s Restaurant and Catering, a rotating schedule of food trucks or a picnic from home and get to enjoying your lunch break! Kona Ice will be on site all week to cool you off!
“Brown Bag is such a popular event and we look forward to hosting it every year. We encourage everyone to come downtown for lunch during the week and enjoy the music, food, businesses and the beauty of downtown during the Spring. This year we will even be extending the concert into the evening, which falls on First Friday. Shaun Hopper will return to play live on the courthouse square from 6pm-9pm,” said Main Street Director Ellen Hill.
This year’s lineup of bands is:
May 3 – Groove Therapy
May 4 – Jen Anders Trio
May 5 – Naturally Southern
May 6 – VHS Jazz Ensemble
May 7 – Shaun Hopper & Guest
The platinum sponsors for this year’s Brown Bag Lunch Concert Series are Valdosta Main Street, Coleman Talley LLP, IDP Housing, Greater Valdosta United Way, ASA Engineering & Surveying, Inc. and Jessie’s Restaurant and Catering.
The concert series is held in observance of National Historic Preservation Month, which serves as a showcase for local communities to honor their past and help build their future.