River City Sessions Is At Lula Lake June 9

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

River City Sessions will be at the Lula Lake Land Trust on Friday, June 9.  River City Sessions is a monthly showcase of local musicians and talent that exemplifies southern heritage.  

Gates open at 4:30 p.m. and guests are welcome to hike and explore the trails before the event. Enjoy "Busking by the Lake" with The Unknowns as hiking and relax by Lula Lake.  Music by the lake will start at approximately 5:30 p.m.  Musicians will have a tip jar.  

Caney Creek Company and Mountain Creek House Fire will perform on the center stage beginning at 7 p.m.

Beer and wine will be available for purchase for $5 a glass. Lupi's Pizza Pies will be on site baking pizza for purchase as well. Guests are asked to not bring coolers, proceeds of the bar go to Lula Lake Land Trust as a fundraising effort.  

Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 on the day of the event and available here.  

This event is family friendly and pets are welcome on a leash.  Blanket and chairs to sit on are encourage. 

Bring either the printed ticket or e-ticket on a phone.



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