Kenny G, Sugarhill Gang, Jukebox the Ghost to Play Camden County, NJ, Summer Concert Series – NBC10 Philadelphia
One of today’s best-known instrumentalists kicks off the 2022 Camden County Summer Parks free concert series for music fans of all ages.
Kenny G will bring his smooth jazz sounds to Wiggins Park on the Camden, New Jersey waterfront on June 6 to kick off the Sunset Jazz Series free concerts.
“After another challenging year of COVID-19, we are thrilled to announce these events that will get our residents out of their homes and into the community to enjoy free music and companionship,” the county commissioner said. Camden, Jeff Nash, in a press release.
Mark your calendars. Over the next three months, artists such as Corinne Bailey Rae (June 27), Jeffrey Gaines (July 13), rap legends The Sugarhill Gang (August 1), Jukebox the Ghost (August 3) and Richard Thompson (August 7 September) will take the stage at three different locations across the county.
“Our carefully curated lineup of free concerts was created with our residents and our families in mind,” said Deputy Director of Commissioner Ed McDonnell.
The Sunset Jazz Series concerts take place on Monday evenings at Wiggins Park in Camden, the Sundown Music Series takes place on Wednesday evenings at Haddon Lake Park inside the McLaughlin-Norcross Memorial Dell Concert Hall in Haddon Heights and the Twilight Concert Series takes place Thursday nights at Cooper River Park in Pennsauken.
The main event of the concert series takes place on July 4 at Wiggins Park where the O’Jays will perform ‘For the Love of Money’ and other hits at the Camden seafront ahead of the Day of Tomorrow fireworks. Independence.
“Providing a full catalog of fun, free and engaging activities for our residents for the summer has always been a priority,” Nash said.
A full list of summer concert artists and performance dates can be found on the Camden County website.