17th Annual Rec Park Music Fest Rescheduled For Sunday, August 12

By WBNG News

17th Annual Rec Park Music Fest Rescheduled For Sunday, August 12

August 9, 2012 Updated Aug 9, 2012 at 4:13 PM EST

(WBNG Binghamton) The 17th Annual Rec Park Music Fest has been rescheduled for Sunday, August 12, 2012.  The event, sponsored by Binghamton's Parks and Recreation Department, was canceled due to inclement weather in July.

According to a news release:

The event showcases regional musical talent and beautiful Recreation Park as a terrific venue for special events. In addition to music there are children's activities, food for sale and all that the park has to offer in the summertime. The musical styles range from classic rock, rockabilly, blues, soul, jam and blue grass. Attendees are encouraged to bring chairs, blankets, a picnic basket and a Frisbee, etc.

Five bands are scheduled. There will be food available and other activities.

• 3-3:45 p.m.: The Brian Wolff Band
• 4-4:45 p.m.: Dirt Farm
• 5-5:45 p.m.: The Badweather Blues Band
• 6-6:45 p.m.: Members of the Rhythm Gypsys
• 7-7:45 p.m.: The O’Neill Brothers

A jam session will follow until 8 p.m.

For more information, go online to www.recparkmusicfest.com.