August in the Park with Intown Manchester, Alex Preston, Adam Ezra Group, Jimmy Lehoux + more

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Adam Ezra Group headlines the Live Free or Die Concert in Veterans Park.
Adam Ezra Group headlines the Livin’ Free Fest Aug. 6 in Veterans Park.

MANCHESTER, NHTD Bank Free Concerts in the Park is pleased to return in 2016 with two Saturday concerts this August, including an expanded line-up featuring NH “American Idol” contestant, Alex Preston.

Saturday, August 6 the “Livin’ Free Fest” lives up to its name with a free concert in Veterans Park, to celebrate Families in Transition and the work they do to provide Manchester families the homes they deserve. Performers slated for the biggest show of TD Bank Summer Fest 2016 will be The Adam Ezra Group with MonteRosa featuring Albie Monterrosa of deSol. Former American Idol contestant Alex Preston, of Mont Vernon, has just been added to the line-up.

Alex Preston will perform from 4:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. MonteRosa will perform from 6-7:30 p.m., and The Adam Ezra Group will hit the stage from 8-9:30 p.m. Veterans Park will open at 3 p.m.

“We are so excited to bring back our two Saturday festivals right in Veterans Park for 2016,” said Sara Beaudry, Executive Director of Intown Manchester. “The Livin’ Free Fest is an amazing evening of awesome music, family fun, and a celebration of Families in Transition and all of the work they do to help Manchester families in need.”

On Aug. 20, plan to attend  the ever-popular Stars, Stripes, and Strings concert, featuring local favorite, the Jimmy Lehoux Band, as well as Profile Chorus. This event is sponsored by TD Bank, WOKQ, AARP, The City of Manchester, and Intown Manchester, and aims to honor current and past members of our nation’s military.

All concerts, as well as all other TD Bank Summer Fest events, are free, open to the public, and family-friendly. TD Bank Summer Fest also will include the return of TD Bank Movies in the Park! The first movie on Aug. 18 will be “Inside Out” followed by “The Goonies” on Aug. 25. The TD Bank Movies in the Park will run from 8 p.m. to about 9:30 p.m. in Veterans Park. TD Bank’s 4th Annual Family Fest will be on Saturday, August 27 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. This year’s theme is “Under the Sea.”

"The Goonies" will be playing on the big screen at Veterans park on Aug.
“The Goonies” will be playing on the big screen at Veterans park on Aug. 25.

Intown Manchester is pleased to announce TD Bank as a returning sponsor for all Summer Fest events. “We are so grateful to partner once again with TD Bank for our 2016 Summer Fest,” said Beaudry. “These events are so important to the community of Downtown Manchester and could not take place without TD Bank’s support!”

In addition to TD Bank; AARP, WZID, The City of Manchester, WOKQ, and Families in Transition have all generously partnered with Intown Manchester. With these partnerships, Intown Manchester is able to offer all Summer Fest events at no cost to all attendees!Screen Shot 2016-07-27 at 1.52.19 PM

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For more information, contact Sara Beaudry at or call 603-645-6285.

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Carol Robidoux

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