Outdoor concerts encourage community togetherness

REED CITY — Music lovers can receive their fill of tunes during the summer weekends in Reed City

From Friday through Sunday, musical artists and groups take center stage at Rambadt Park, located at the city’s western end off of Howard Street. The weekend begins with the 18th season of CrossRoads Picnic Showcase, featuring jazz and blues music at 7 p.m. on Fridays.

On June 27, Robin Connell and the Paul Brewer Quintet will perform.

On Saturday night, tunes will take place from 7 to 9:30 p.m. featuring a range of music from the west Michigan region.

The next show will showcase Roosevelt Diggs on July 12.

On Sunday, Praise in the Park brings Christian music center stage, with performances beginning at 6 p.m. The performances are sponsored by Liberty Baptist Church of Reed City, First Baptist Church of Reed City and Charity Baptist Church of Paris.