Rhythm on the River Summer Concert Series-Jigsaw Jane
Tonight, FREE CONCERT from 7 to 9 PM on the Riverwalk behind Newport City Hall. Kiwanis Club of Newport will be selling hot food to raise money for our area youth and The Rustic Cow Ice Cream & Smoothies will be onsite with their outstanding ice cream! Come out, play, and hear the sounds of classic rock and country music!
Rhythm on the River Summer Concerts
NEWPORT- The Cocke County Partnership's Chamber of Commerce will again host a series of concerts this summer along the beautiful City of Newport's Riverwalk. The dates for “Rhythm on the River” are June 13, June 27 and July 11 and July 25. The events are free and affordable food offerings will be available.
"We are so glad to be bringing back Rhythm on the River again," said chamber of Commerce Director Lynn Ramsey. “We invite folks to bring lawn chairs or blankets. Bring a football or a frisbee and we'll have cornhole and other games for the little ones. We hope it is a relaxing, enjoyable evening."
Sponsors for the event are Jefferson Cocke Gas Utilities, Sonoco and Commercial Bank. Joining them are ConAgra, Ball Packaging, Bush Brothers, Newport Utilities, Tennova, Tevet, Newport Paving, McSpadden, Rafting in the Smokies and Wilson's Sav-Mor Drugs. More sponsors are Eastern Plating, Newport Federal Bank, Fisher Insurance, US Bank, SI Group, Smoky Mountain Home Health and Hospice, Thermocopy and Phoenix Closures. Rounding out our sponsors’ list is Tennessee State Bank and Newport Lions’ Club.
"We are so thankful to all our sponsors," added Ramsey. "We could not do this without them and a special thanks to the City of Newport for all their help in making this another wonderful summer of music on the Riverwalk.”
Kicking off the series on June 13 is Newport’s own Marshall Law. Gracing the stage on June 27 will be Jigsaw Jane, and on July 11 Cocke County’s finest Mountain Edge will perform and Grits from Dumplin Valley. will end out the series. Entertainment will start at 7:00 pm.
Come on down and find your spot and relax before the concert starts if you like. We will have food and games setup by 6:30 pm.
Come hungry, Newport Kiwanis will be serving some delicious, affordable food.
For more information, contact the Chamber Office.