Enter this Twitter contest to win two tickets to the Sunflower Music Series
, which includes 3 concerts over the course of the summer. All you have to do is follow us on Twitter
, then retweet (RT) our posts about the contest to win!
Bring a blanket and picnic, kick off your shoes, and enjoy an evening in the Garden with friends or family. The State Botanical Garden of Georgia
hosts one concert per month in June, July, and August, performed on the stage of the new Flower Garden. The relaxed, beautiful garden setting creates the perfect outdoor summer event.
Each concert includes beverages and light snacks and people are encouraged to bring blankets and picnic suppers to enjoy in the Garden. Concerts will be held inside the Visitor Center & Conservatory if weather necessitates. Lawn chairs are not allowed. The Sunflower Music Series is sponsored by Friends of the Garden, R.E.M., Northeast Sales Distributing, Inc., Athens Coca-Cola, Musicians Warehouse, WUGA 91.7 FM, Flagpole and AthensMusic.net.
June 22: Randall Bramblett This singer-songwriter recently released his 7th solo album and has performed with the Allman Brothers Band and Widespread Panic. "He's one of Georgia's musical treasures ... Guaranteed to improve your day!" -- Dave Schools (Widespread Panic).
July 13: Bloodkin This rock 'n' roll band formed in 1986 and have been credited as a chief influence by the Drive-By Truckers and Widespread Panic. "Bloodkin are at a hot peak in their odyssey!" -- David Fricke (Rolling Stone). Winfield Smith opens.
August 24: Grogus Grogus plays Latin jazz, traditional Cuban and Caribbean styles, and funk versions of jazz standards. They have won the Flagpole Athens Music Award in both the Jazz and World Music categories.
7-9 p.m. ADMISSION: $15 general admission, $10 Friends of the Garden, $5 children 6-12, FREE
if you win our RT contest!How to participate in the Twitter contest:
Simply retweet my Twitter post
about the event between now and June 14. After midnight on June 14, a random number generator will select the winner!
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