Celebrate Summer with Music in Historic Oakland
The first annual Oakland Gospel Music Festival will be held this coming July 28th through the 29th, in Historic Oakland, Oregon. The featured guest performer will be, Nashville recording artist, Linda Lanier. She will be honoring our local heros with a special patriotic concert on Saturday, the 28th at 6:00 p.m. Also performing throughout the weekend will be Jethro Abe Mantle and The Rising, Emil Evi, along with other local muscians. The music begins at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday in charming, downtown Oakland and continues with Church in the Park on Sunday, starting at 10:30 a.m. A full schedule of events can be found on the website at www.ogmfestival.com.
Please come and be a part of this celebration of music, family, friends and all that Historic Oakland has to offer our guests. Along with the music, there will be opportunities to shop for treasures on Antique Row or find your new favorite restaurant.
Reposted on July 6th, 2012 with permission from Nancy Rodriguez, Roseburg Wine Examiner