Back to the music concert series: This Thursday, the Stephen Trohoske Trio jazz ensemble with Tony Gray and Bradley Amidon will perform as part of the series at Perry Square. Grab some blankets or chairs and settle into the park. Food and drink vendors open at 7 p.m. and music begins at 8 p.m. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/3cYuRZY.
Mid-day dance break: The first of four weekly sessions will take place this Thursday from noon to 1 p.m. at Perry Square. The first session pairs the Crime Victim Center with hoop dancer Jennifer Dennehy. The theme of the series is “empowerment”. Each session will also feature a visual artist who will sketch, photograph or otherwise work on the piece. Their works of art will be exhibited (for sale) at the CVC. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/3gGnF7k.
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In your hometown: Erie Philharmonic Concert Tour: This Thursday, 7pm, Goodell Gardens, Edinboro; Friday, 7 p.m., Diamond Park, Meadville; Saturday, 7 p.m., Horan Garden Apartments; Sunday, 3 p.m., Gridley Park. https://eriephil.org/hometown#hometownhome
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Riverside Music Festival: Friday, 5 pm-8pm; Saturday, 11 am-9pm; and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Riverside Brewing Co., 1 Fountain St., Cambridge Springs. Performers include Mayflower Hill and Mike Sepko with Joe Tomino. Call or go online for more information. 814-813-5005, riversidebrewing.co/.
Downtown farmer’s market: The second market will be on Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in Perry Square. For a list of food vendors, farmers, and artisans, visit eriedowntown.com/events/market. Chelsea McQuaid will lead a free, kid-friendly yoga class at 11 a.m., and the Farmers Market concert series will begin with Tyler Smilo at noon on the Perry Square stage.
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Sunday Hill District Flea sidewalk: Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Federal Hill Historic District in Erie near West 26th and Peach Streets. Music, food trucks, fashion, vendors, more. Free to attend. Also, July 25, August 29 and September 26. shopsonthehill.org, facebook.com/TheShopsOnTheHillErie
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