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May 30, 2012
"Wind Down Thursdays" Concert Schedule Announced
The Boulevard at the Capital Centre Hosts 6th Annual Free Summer Concert Series
WHAT: The Boulevard at the Capital Centre (The BLVD) welcomes back its 6th
Annual Wind Down Thursdays, a summer concert series, on Thursday,
June 7, 2012. Every Thursday until August 23rd, The BLVD will close the
center’s traffic circle at Restaurant Row from 6:30 – 8:30 pm and feature
live family-oriented entertainment from local artists and bands.
“The ever-popular Wind Down Thursdays continues to attract thousands
of professionals and families from the surrounding business and
residential communities,” said Kenneth Baker, general manager for The
BLVD. “Last summer, we witnessed the average weekly concert
attendance increase by 33% from the previous year.”
“This year, we are pleased to announce that several of the bands will
spotlight student talent. Throughout the 2012 season, young musicians
are scheduled to accompany the artists on stage during a song or set,”
The concerts, sponsored by Toyota of Bowie, are free to the public.
Patrons are encouraged to bring their lawn chairs and enjoy the sounds of
smooth jazz and soulful R&B music.
2012 Wind Down Thursdays Concert Schedule*
June 7 Jaared Arosemena
June 14 Precious Joubert and Sound of the City
June 21 Marcus Mitchell
June 28 Earl Carter
July 5 X-Factor
July 12 Marcus Young
July 19 Sharon Thomas
July 26 Maletick & Chapman Connection
August 2 Wildflower
August 9 Double Digit
August 16 Tom Newman
August 23 Phaze II
*Artists and schedule are subject to change.
In case of inclement weather, up to three (3) concerts will be rescheduled.
Rain dates will be August 30, September 6 and/or September 30. The
rescheduled talent will be announced.
For updates, visit www.shopcapcentre.com or find “Boulevard at the
Capital Centre” on Facebook (www.facebook.com/shopcapcentre.)
WHY: B-roll/photography opportunities of bands
WHEN: Thursdays, June 7 – August 23, 2012
6:30 – 8:30 PM
WHERE: The Boulevard at the Capital Centre
Interstate 95/495 at Arena Drive
Exit 16 from the Capital Beltway
CONTACT:For more information or interview opportunities, call 301-324-0514 or email
Kenneth Baker (Kenneth.Baker@rpai.com) or Calista Black
About The Boulevard at the Capital Centre:
Located in the affluent Prince George’s County, The Boulevard at the Capital Centre is
a beautiful lifestyle center with national retailers, restaurants, an office building and a
12-screen theater complex. The center is conveniently adjacent to Exit 16 from
Interstate 95/495 and the Metro commuter train station. The shopping center is owned
by Capital Centre LLC and managed by Inland US Management LLC., a subsidiary of
Retail Properties of America, Inc. For more information, visit www.shopcapcentre.com.