The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

Local News

August 24, 2013

Final Big Bands on Beach concert Sunday

The Tony Esposito Big Band will take the stage at Walnut Beach at 4 p.m. Sunday for the final performance at Big Bands on the Beach.

Esposito’s group has always been a local crowd favorite, having played local venues, events and weddings.

The band plays a variety of popular favorites from the 1930s and 1940s, and focuses on swing music that showcases Tony’s trumpet playing, as well as that of other band members.

Big Bands on the Beach is hosted by the City of Ashtabula, and sponsored by Ashtabula County Medical Center. It is organized by Ashtabula resident Timothy Kalil, PhD.

The musical starts at 4 p.m. During intermission at 4:45 p.m., ACMC Certified Diabetes Educator Lori Gilhousen will speak about diabetes and pre-diabetes. She will offer free blood sugar tests throughout the afternoon.

Also, during intermission, the local quartet Spirit Bound will perform.

The entertainment all takes place at the concession stand on the west side of the park. Restrooms will be open to the public, however the concession stand will be closed (you may bring your own food).

The free, two-hour concert is a rain or shine event. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on, and something for shade, if needed.

1
Text Only
Local News
Spring Comes Alive
Ashtabula Spring Cleaning
The Taping of the Teacher: A sticky Sitation
Saturday Fun in Ashtabula County March 22, 2014
American Red Cross Ashtabula County Heroes Breakfast
Rotary Club Dodge Ball Tournament
18th Annual Polar Bear Plunge at Geneva State Park
Ashtabula Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Events
End of year weather extremes
Christmas 2013
Harpersfield Barn Fire
Route 11 Rescue Plymouth Township
Ashtabula Fire
D-Day Conneaut 2013
Flag Day 2013 Ceremony Greenlawn Memory Gardens
House Ads
AP Video