Free concert series set to begin in Palm Desert

Concerts in the park begin Thursday

Palm Desert - The city of Palm Desert will start its free fall concert series at Civic Center Park Thursday.

Concerts will be held at 7 p.m. at the park on four consecutive Thursdays in October.

Tomorrow's concert features blues rocker Kelly Moneymaker.

The rest of the lineup:
   -- Oct. 10: Amanda Castro, vintage jazz;
   -- Oct. 17: David and Olivia, Americana and country; and
   -- Oct. 24: Shaken Not Stirred, dance.

Concertgoers should bring picnic baskets, blankets and lawn chairs.  Drinks and snacks will be available for purchase; alcoholic beverages and smoking are prohibited.

Civic Center Park is on the northeast corner of San Pablo Avenue and Fred Waring Drive. For more information, call (760) 346-0611, ext. 416.

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