The Madera County Arts Council Summer Concerts in the Park series will change its venue for the first time from Madera’s Lions Town and Country Park to a performance at Chowchilla’s Veteran’s Memorial Park, 145 Robertson Boulevard.
The concert will begin at 7 p.m. Sunday with the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) Military Band, known as the Sounds of Freedom Band.
The band is a group of volunteer musicians who combine their talents for a tribute to the U.S., active military personnel and our nation’s veterans. The band has been the recipient of three Congressional Citations for its patriotism and outstanding community service.
The VFW/American Legion Color Guard will open the concert be raising the U.S. flag in a ceremonial “posting of the colors.” Fairmead Community and Friends will be serving a “Southwestern Picnic” menu featuring fried chicken, toasted corn on the cob and tostadas...