A new outdoor concert series will kick off in Ballston later today.
Starting today (July 10) through the end of August, “Ballston Quarter Beats” will bring in a new band every Wednesday for a free concert at the outdoor Plaza at Ballston Quarter (4238 Wilson Blvd).
The events are being held from 5:30-8:30 p.m and attendees can expect happy-hour drink specials and food from Ballston Quarter eateries, including the Local Oyster, Ballston Service Station, and Copa Kitchen and Bar.
The series will kick off with Marvillous Beats, a Bronx-born artist who combines a mixture of jazz, classical, pop and hip-hop for a unique musical experience. Marvill Martin is an Arlington local but began his career in New York as a violinist.
This event is open to the public. No tickets are necessary.
The summer artist lineup is listed below:
- July 10: Marvillous Beats
- July 17: The Reflex
- July 24: Pressing Strings
- July 31: Jeremiah Miles
- August 7: David Andrew Smith
- August 14: Lucia Valentine
- August 21: Jonny Grave
- August 28: Blue Dot Jazz Troupe