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July 1 Kenmore First Friday Virgil Lay Day ft. Big Pop, Purple kniF, Beyonderers & More!

July 1 Kenmore First Friday Virgil Lay Day ft. Big Pop, Purple kniF, Beyonderers & More!
July 1 Kenmore First Friday Virgil Lay Day ft. Big Pop| Purple kniF| Beyonderers & More!

Festival Details - "July 1 Kenmore First Friday Virgil Lay Day ft. Big Pop, Purple kniF, Beyonderers & More!"...

Start: Friday, July 1, 2022 6:00PM
End: Friday, July 1, 2022 9:00PM

Join us as we honor the life and legacy of guitar repairman to the rock stars Virgil Lay, who opened Lay’s Guitar Shop on Kenmore Blvd in the 1960s and founded SIT Strings in the basement of his guitar shop in 1980. The event will feature all-day live music, a street dedication, guitar demos and more! Music Lineup: SIT Strings & Lay’s Guitar Shop Main Stage (15th St.) Noon-1 pm - Lay's Customer & Employee Open Mic Jam 1-2 p.m. - Bedell Guitar Workshop 2-3 p.m. - Wes McCraw and Jim Ballard 3-4 p.m. - Nik Killa Band 5:30-6 p.m. – Virgil Lay Way street dedication w/Mayor Dan Horrigan 6:45-7:30 p.m. – The Buffalo Ryders 8-9 p.m. – Big Pop Electric Company Stage (McCutchan Courtyard): 6-6:45 p.m. - Drive by Blessing of the Moms 7-7:30 p.m. - Robert Keith First Glance Stage (Live Music Now Courtyard): 6-6:45 p.m. – King Locust 7:30-8 p.m. – FG Hip Hop Night The Rialto Living Room: 5-7 p.m. - Akorn Jammers Open Mic Kenmore First Friday Nightcap @ The Rialto Theatre: 9 p.m.-midnight – Purple kniF w/The Beyonderers Food & Beer Lineup: Lock 15 Brewing Dee’s Dogs & More The Funky Truckeria Johnny Lóte’s Latin Street Corn Kenmore Eastern Sports Bar Kona Ice The Nite Owl Pierre’s Brooklyn Pizza & Deli Vendor Lineup: Custom Audio Mutation EarthQuaker Devices SIT Strings Staff Music Torchbearers Summit County Volunteer Fair Kenmore First Fridays are presented by Kenmore Neighborhood Alliance, Akron Civic Commons and Rotary Club of Akron, with additional support from Cargill, City of Akron, Kenmore Chamber of Commerce, Kenmore Komics & Games, Pedal Stomper Productions, The Summit, Akron Buzz, Akron Promise, Evolve Marketing, Fastenal, KeyBank, Lowry Heating & Cooling, Pierre's Brooklyn Pizza & Deli, Primo's Deli, Portage Path Behavioral Health, Prentice Funeral Home, Regina's Pizza, Rocco's Pizza, Showcase Meats, Thomas C. Loepp Law Offices, and Torchbearers Event information will be posted as it becomes available at betterkenmore.org/first-friday. See you soon on the BLVD!
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Kenmore Boulevard
1028 Kenmore Blvd.
Akron, OH 44314
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