The “Down on Main” concert series kicks off the first of three events on July 12 at Fairpark Amphitheater in Downtown Tupelo. (full story)
• July 12: Keller Williams & Dangermuffin
• Aug. 9: Marty Stuart & Eden Brent
• Sept. 13: Emmitt-Nershi Band & Della Mae
The Aug. 9 show is a part of Elvis week - the 35th anniversary of Elvis' death - and the Elvis statue at Fairpark will be unveiled at that Down on Main concert.
Excerpts from a press release from the Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association:
“Down on Main” is a free summer concert series organized by a group of young Tupelo professionals, partnered with the Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association. The event is about community and music said Chris Root, one of the original committee members. The event, which is funded by corporate sponsors and personal donations, has a family friendly atmosphere.
For more information about the “Down on Main” concert series or to inquire about obtaining a sponsorship, call 662-841-6598.