Free concerts in our parks – timetable

The Pendle Jazzmen
The Pendle Jazzmen

The summer is just around the corner and the programme of free concerts for Burnley’s award-winning parks will soon be getting underway.

Brass in the Parks 2017 commences on Sunday, 4th June, with Pendle Jazzmen performing at the recently opened bandstand in Padiham Memorial Park.

The event, which takes place between 2-4pm, will be followed by a number of further concerts across Burnley’s parks:

• Stacksteads Band, 2-4pm on Sunday, 11th June, at Towneley Park

• Burnley Alliance Silver Band, 2-4pm on Sunday, 25th June, Scott Park

• The season will draw to a close with a concert by Championship Brass with The Freckleton Band at Queen’s Park on Sunday, 2nd July, 2-4pm.

Simon Goff, head of greenspaces and amenities at Burnley Council, said: “Burnley’s Green Flag award-winningwill be alive with the sound of music, so why not pack a picnic and soak up the summer with these free events.