JUNE 22, 2010
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
BOB ROTATORI OR DAN CRANDALL
216-635-3200, EXT. 3263 OR EXT. 3274
Follow the sound of music to Cleveland Metroparks for the free
"BrookStock - A Celebration of Music & Nature" event
on Saturday, July 17 from 2 to 8:30 p.m. at the Brookside Valley
Event Site in Brookside Reservation in Cleveland.
"BrookStock - A Celebration of Music & Nature"
features great live local bands on the main stage, vendors and
exhibitors, arts and crafts, a juggler, games and activities,
hikes, live animals, and more!
"BrookStock" will be a grooving to the sounds of:
Silver String Band playing bluegrass and jazz at 2 p.m.,
Hey Mavis playing Americana at 3:30 p.m., Mo'MoJo
playing Cajun and New Orleans style at 5 p.m., and closing the
night playing reggae is Carlos Jones & the P.L.U.S. Band
at 6:30 p.m.
Carlos Jones & the P.L.U.S. Band - Cleveland reggae has
been defined by Carlos Jones. Over the years, Jones has
played with three bands. At the age of 50 and finding his
'groove' with the P.L.U.S. Band (Peace Love Unity Syndicate), the
music is reaching new heights and has become one of the great
rustbelt reggae bands. Jones and the P.L.U.S. Band focus on
an "old school" approach rather than going
Bring lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy music all day.
And, visit EarthWords Nature Shop area to view and purchase
merchandise and make a tie-dye t-shirt, too. Visitors can buy
shirts from EarthWords for $5, or bring their own t-shirts and
print for a $1 to create their own tie-dye shirt creations.
Shop staff and volunteers will help with the dyes to help create a
And there's more! The first 1,000 visitors will receive a
free Frisbee at the Revol Wireless booth.
And, kids, ages 10 and under, can enjoy the PNC Mobile Grow Up
Great display, featuring crafts and activities, career costumes to
try on and have their photo taken as a future rock star, doctor,
and/or fireman, and more.
Refreshments and Ben & Jerry's ice cream will be available for
Brookside Valley Event Site is located off John Nagy Blvd., off the
Ridge Rd. entrance of Brookside Reservation in Cleveland - north of
the I-480/Ridge Rd. exit.
For more information, call 216-206-1000 or visit
Event support provided by Revol Wireless and Renewal by
Don't miss some of the best outdoor music and more at
"BrookStock - A Celebration of Music & Nature" in
Cleveland Metroparks - part of your life, naturally!