Posted by Northrop229 on June 11, 2009
Summer at Northrop: Free Outdoor Concerts Begin June 11
The University of Minnesota Summer Session and the Department of Concerts and Lectures present Summer at Northrop – 25 free, outdoor concerts located on the Northrop plaza from noon to 1 pm beginning Thursday, June 11.
Spanning across the months of June and July, Summer at Northrop (celebrating its 55th Anniversary) offers an eclectic variety of musical genres and cultures. The official launch of the summer concert series begins with New Primitives, an energetic reggae/Latino rock band on Monday, June 15. Complimentary Jimmy John's sandwich samples and ice cream treats from University Dining Services will be served while supplies last. Attendees can enter to win many prizes from the University and local organizations.
For more information, visit northrop.umn.edu or call 612-624-2345. Photos and video of the performances will be posted daily on the website.
Lunch is available for purchase at the University Dining Service’s Northrop Grill starting June 15. The University of Minnesota Farmers Market, located on Church Street, starts July 8 running every Wednesday until October 7.
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