Anne Springs Close Greenway Summer Concert Series Returns to Comporium Amphitheater
The Anne Springs Close Greenway’s popular Summer Concert Series returns Thursday nights from May through June. Entry begins at 5pm for the 6pm performances, and the Greenway’s food truck will be on site serving refreshing beverages and delicious food starting at 5:30pm.
Concerts take place at the Comporium Amphitheater, a popular Greenway venue that features lawn-style seating beneath a shady tree canopy. Music begins at 6pm and ends by 9pm. This summer’s lineup features Terence Young Project (Jazz/R&B) on May 5; Late Night Special (Pop/Rock/Soul) on May 12; Todd Johnson & The Revolvers (Classic Rock) on May 19; The Hitmen (Variety) on May 26; Party Parrot Band (Tribute/Beach) on June 2; Gal Friday (Country/Pop/Rock/Bluegrass) on June 9; Town Mountain (Bluegrass) on June 16; Sol Driven Train (Southern Rock/Funk) on June 23; and Next Level Band of Charlotte (Variety) on June 30.
“The Greenway Summer Concert Series has grown exponentially since it began in 2013, and we are excited to welcome back a few crowd favorites, as well as new groups to the series line-up,” said Sara Lee, Programs Director for the Greenway. “The weekly concerts provide the perfect backdrop for families and friends to enjoy good music in a beautiful, natural setting.”
The scenic, family-friendly concert series appeals to wide variety of music lovers. Entertainment spans numerous genres, including pop, bluegrass, alternative, jazz and more. Each evening draws a large crowd ready for toe-tapping rhythms and beautiful sunset views of the Greenway.
Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets and chairs for their enjoyment. The Gateway Canteen will provide on-site food options including barbecue, wraps and items from the grill, as well as a weekly featured menu. Admission is $6 per adult, $4 ages 5-12, members and children 4 and younger are free. $5 parking per vehicle.
Concerts take place at Comporium Amphitheater, 291 Dairy Barn Lane, Fort Mill. Beer, wine and soda will be available for purchase. No tents, glass or outside alcohol allowed. Well-behaved dogs on leash are welcome to attend. Visit ASCGreenway.org/Events or call 803.547.4575 for more details.
About the Anne Springs Close Greenway
Since 1995, the Anne Springs Close Greenway has provided a place for the community to enjoy a variety of outdoor activities from fishing, hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding to picnics, kayaking and more. The 2,100 acre nature preserve located in Fort Mill, SC is open daily from 7 a.m. to sunset for outdoor recreation enthusiasts and nature lovers to use its 40 miles of trails. The Anne Springs Close Greenway is owned and operated by Leroy Springs & Company Inc., a 501(c)3 organization that receives no government funding for its ongoing operations and programs. The Greenway relies on revenues from its endowment, membership and program fees, and private contributions from individuals, community and corporate partners, and other donors to fund operations and capital needs.