Plus, the spectacular Dinosaur Petting Zoo comes to Ann Arbor to delight young fans
When: Tuesday through Sunday nights from June 15 through July 8, 2012.
Opens: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday–Thursday; 5:00 p.m. Friday–Sunday; closed Monday.
Where: Most events at Ingalls Mall: Washington Street between Fletcher and Thayer Streets.
Admission: Suggested donation per visit of $3 per individual or $5 per family
More Info: www.A2SF.org
ANN ARBOR: The Ann Arbor Summer Festival has released the schedule for
Top of the Park, which runs from Friday, June 15 through Sunday, July 8, 2012.
One of Ann Arbor’s favorite community gatherings, the festival’s Top of the Park offers admission-free concerts, movies under the stars, open-air spectacles, and unique family attractions. Focusing primarily on local and regional artists, this annual outdoor performance series is held in conjunction with the festival’s ticketed Mainstage series held at different indoor venues across campus and in downtown Ann Arbor.
This year’s Top of the Park season is anchored by 60 musical talents, 8 guest DJs, 13 feature films, and multiple strolling performance troupes. 8 local teen bands will be showcased at Rock the Mall, a one-night music competition. The lineup features 41 talents making a Top of the Park debut, as well as many returning local favorites, with the majority of the artists based in Ann Arbor and surrounding communities.
Musical highlights this year include: Alejandra O'Leary, Bear foot , Brother Joscephus & the
Love Revival Revolution Orchestra, Charlie Slick, Noori, Chris Bathgate, Dick Siegel and
the Brandos, Drivin' Sideways, Hoodang, Jennie DeVoe, Khalid Hanifi, Lady Sunshine and the X-Band, Los Gatos, Madcat and Kane, Measured Chaos, Nervous But Excited, Peter Mulvey, Rampage Swing, Taj Weekes and Adowa, The Barons of Tang, The Ben Daniels Band, The Infamous Stringdusters, The Macpodz and Friends, The Ragbirds, The Sun Messengers, Third Coast Kings, Theo Katzman, Thornetta Davis, y más.