The Darien Youth Commission will again hold a family concert series at Weed Beach this month. Taking place on Wednesday’s in June, these events promise to be fun for the whole family. Attendees are encouraged to pack a picnic dinner or buy dinner at “Uncle’s By the Shore,” grab a blanket, the beach chairs and come enjoy the evening at one of Darien’s finest parks. Show time is 6:30 for all concerts. The cost (per concert) is $4 per person or $10 per family. Beach stickers are not required to attend these events; glass containers are not permitted on the beach. Following is a schedule of performances:

  • June 7 — Annie & the Natural Wonder Band
  • June 14 — Darien High School jazz band (special appearance by Darien Community Band at 7:30 p.m.)
  • June 21 — T-Bone
  • June 28 — Dre Towey

On June 28, the concert will be preceded by the 11th annual Sand Castle Building Contest! The contest is free and begins at 4 p.m. Following the concert, the Youth Commission/Parks & Recreation Department will be sponsoring their annual movie at the beach! The feature film this year is to be decided. Showtime is at 8:30.

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