FUN FREE EVENTS ALL SUMMER LONG IN EL DORADO WITH THE MURPHY USA SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
The Murphy Arts District & Main Street El Dorado present the
2019 Murphy USA Summer Concert Series
FREE in Downtown El Dorado AR
Saturday June 22nd • July 27th • August 24th
EL DORADO – All Summer long, celebrated vocalists, award-winning performers, and national touring acts from multiple genres and music scenes will be making their way to the heart of Downtown El Dorado for the 2019 Murphy USA Summer Concert Series, presented by MAD and Main Street El Dorado.
The Murphy USA Summer Concert Series will be held outdoors at the MAD Amphitheater following a full day of activities lined up downtown featuring monthly Grill contest on the courthouse lawn, classic car cruises around the downtown square, free horse and carriage rides, kids activities in the all new MAD Playscape and Splashpad and El Dorado’s award winning legendary Showdown at Sunset performances on the fourth Saturday of June, July and August. The rollicking reenactment of the Tucker-Parnell feud will be performed on the steps of the Union County Courthouse beginning at 6:15 p.m. The Murphy USA Summer Concert Series will have a new location at the MAD Amphitheater (105 Locust St. El Dorado AR. 71730) in Downtown El Dorado. Opening acts begin at 7 p.m., with headliners taking the stage following.
June 22 • Nikki Hill with emi sunshine
July 27 • adam doleac with The Burners
August 24 • low cut connie With Abby Lindsey
Grill Wars, Baggo, horse & carriage, games and more!
In addition to the Murphy USA Summer Concert Series performances, come for a full day of fun in Downtown El Dorado featuring: GRILL WARS grilling contest on the courthouse lawn starting at noon, BAGGO Tournament at 2pm, the all new MAD Playscape and Splash Pad for the KIDS, Free Horse and Carriage rides around the square 3-7pm, Classic Car Cruise Night around the square at starting at 4pm, LIVE music each month, followed by the Award Winning SHOWDOWN at SUNSET at 6:15pm on the Union County Courthouse lawn.
June 22 - “STEAK” Steak Trail of Champions Competition with Steak Plates for sale $20
July 27 - “South of the Border” Street Tacos, Margarita and Salsa competition.
August 24 - PIZZA” Pizza & Kids Que Dessert Pizza
• All Events are Free except the Grill Wars cook-off and Baggo Tournament which require an entry fee to compete for prize packages.
For more information visit www.eldomad.com
Bob Tarren with MAD/Murphy Arts District
870-863-4547 • email@example.com
Beth Brumley with Main Street El Dorado
870-862-4747 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Downtown El Dorado events held on the Union County Courthouse lawn:
101 N. Washington Ave., El Dorado AR. 71730
Concert events held right around the corner at the MAD Amphitheater:
105 Locust St. El Dorado AR. 71730
Sponsors for the event include: PJ’s Coffee, The Creamery, The Spot, Noalmark Broadcasting, KTVE NBC 10, The South Arkansas Historical Preservation Society and the El Dorado Advertising and Promotions Commission.
Concertgoers are encouraged to spend the day in downtown El Dorado, exploring all that’s available within walking distance of the outdoor music venue. Restaurants and boutiques line Union Square, many offering specials for the weekend, and there will be plenty of additional festivities as listed above during each event.
* For press inquiries contact Bob Tarren with MAD/Murphy Arts District
870-863-4547 • email@example.com