Free concert series planned for Lawrenceville

LAWRENCEVILLE -- Continuing its annual tradition, Lawrenceville Tourism and Trade Association has announced the return of the Moonlight and Music Concert Series, which runs on the last Friday through the months of May to September.

The free series beings at 8 p.m. on the lawn of the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse. Attendees are encouraged to bring chairs, blankets and picnics for a night under the stars.

"Moonlight and Music Concert Series is an annual tradition in Lawrenceville," said Barbie Porter, event coordinator at LTTA. "The concerts are a great way to enjoy the summer. They allow families, couples and groups to relax and experience what downtown Lawrenceville has to offer -- great music, unique shops and a wide variety of restaurants."

Although the series is free, there are reserved tables avaialble for six that can be rented beginning at $65 by contacting the Lawrenceville Visitors Center at 678-226-2639. The lawn and table seating are available starting at 6 p.m. For more information visit, www.visitlawrenceville.com.

This year's lineup is:

-- May 31 -- Grogus (salsa/Latin jazz)

-- June 28 -- Abbey Road LIVE! (Beatles tribute)

-- July 26 -- Randall Bramblett Band (Americana singer-songwriter)

-- Aug. 30 -- Yacht Rock Schooner (70s FM radio hits/variety)

-- Sept. 27 -- Electric Avenue (80s MTV synthesizer pop band)