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Free Bluegrass Concert


Auburn - PlacerArts is pleased to announce the fourth free concert in the 25th Anniversary Library Garden Summer Series with Anderson Family Bluegrass on Sunday, July 14 from 7 to 8:30pm. Bring blankets and picnics for a delightful family-friendly evening of music in this lovely outdoor theater. The Auburn Library Garden Amphitheatre is located at 350 Nevada St., adjacent to the Auburn Library.

Anderson Family Bluegrass, from Grass Valley, California, has been a crowd-pleasing Northern California bluegrass band since their start in early 2005. They performed at last year's Summer Series and so delighted the Auburn audience, were invited back for the 25th anniversary series.

Mark and Christy Anderson and their four children, Paige, Aimee, Ethan (Bo), and Daisy are making new friends and fans every day with their unbeatable combination of outstanding lead and harmony vocals, impressive instrumental abilities, savvy stagecraft, and boundless energy and charisma.

From the renowned annual California Bluegrass Association Father's Day Festival at the Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley to the International Bluegrass Music Association Convention in Nashville, Anderson Family Bluegrass has won over audiences with their fresh, modern approach to the traditional bluegrass sound. The band has released two CDs - Anderson Family Bluegrass in 2008 and Live from Grass Valley in 2011.

Tonight's Concert Sponsors are the Sugar Plump Fairies, providing Auburn Community youth with greater access to the arts since 1997. Summer Series is presented by PlacerArts. To support the public service of PlacerArts in its 30th Jubilee year, please visit

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