A crowd of more than 200 rocked to the sounds of the band the Yard Dogs at the final Summer Concerts in the Park performance Sunday evening at the Allen Harkins amphitheater in Lions Town and Country Park. Patrons enjoyed barbecued tri-tip prepared and served by the Madera Breakfast Lions Club.
This is the 25th year of the concert series and coordinator Dianne Rich of the Madera County Arts Council said it was one of the most successful seasons and was looking forward to next year.
“This year, besides the concerts here in Madera, we had two very well attended events in Chowchilla and next year hope to return there and possibly have one in Oakhurst,” said Rich.
The Madera concerts are co-sponsored by the Parks and Community Services Department, local businesses, service clubs and individuals...