La Plata, MD — The Southern Maryland Concert Band will be performing a free concert on the lawn of La Plata Town Hall this Friday.

The band is a volunteer, non-profit ensemble of adult and student instrumentalists dedicated to performing quality concert band music in the tradition of community bands from years ago.

The concert will take place Friday, August 23, from 7 to 8 p.m. on the lawn at La Plata Town Hall at 305 Queen Anne Street.

Concert goers are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs for sitting. Coolers are allowed, but not alcohol. Dogs and other pets are not permitted on the grounds during events.

Concessions are available and ice cream will be available for sale in the parking lot. A play area for children, the Kids’ Zone, allows kids to have fun while parents enjoy the concert.