Darien's Mather Homestead kicks off music series

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The Mather Homestead in Darien is welcoming Dan Zlotnick to perform as part of its "Music at Mather" series on Sunday, July 11, at 5 p.m. Zlotnick is a singer, songwriter, and a guitarist, whose music reflects his love of classic rock, and blues.

The Mather Homestead in Darien is welcoming Dan Zlotnick to perform as part of its “Music at Mather” series on Sunday, July 11, at 5 p.m. Zlotnick is a singer, songwriter, and a guitarist, whose music reflects his love of classic rock, and blues.

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DARIEN — Singer, songwriter and guitarist Dan Zlotnick will be performing at The Mather Homestead as part of its “Music at Mather” series.

The performance is set for 5 p.m. July 11 at at the Homestead, 19 Mather Road. Weather permitting, the concert will be outdoors on the lawn adjacent the Homestead’s new Elizabeth W. Chilton Education Center, formerly known as “the barn.” Guests are encouraged to bring their own blankets, chairs and beverages.

Other upcoming concerts include “On the Trail,” at 4 p.m. Aug. 29, a bluegrass band that features Middlesex Middle School teacher Austin Scelzo. Tickets are on sale at matherhomestead.org.

The Homestead was built in 1778 by the Deacon Joseph Mather and owned by the Mather family through seven generations until 2017 when it was donated to The Mather Homestead Foundation.