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Jun 11, 2013

The BLVD Unveils 2013 Wind Down Thursdays Performance Schedule

Popular Summer Concert Series Returns to The Boulevard at the Capital Centre

The Boulevard at the Capital Centre (The BLVD) welcomes back Wind Down Thursdays, its annual summer concert series, on Thursday, June 13, 2013. Every Thursday until August 29th, 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 concerts include introductions and appearances from Cortney Hicks, on-air personality for Majic 102.3.

"The annual series continues to grow each summer attracting thousands of residents, professionals and families from nearby businesses and communities," said Kenneth Baker, general manager for The BLVD. "We are excited to secure great local talent as well as spotlight student musicians."

The concerts 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. 

2013 Wind Down Thursdays Concert Schedule*

June 13 Common Ground
June 20 X-Factor
June 27 Precious Joubert & Sound of the City
July 4 Marcus Young & Fresh Flight Band & Special Performance by Cortney Hicks
July 11 Earl Carter
July 18 Maletick & Chapman Connection
July 25 Sendy Brown
August 1 WildFlower
August 8 Secret Society
August 15 Tom Newman
August 22 Collaboration
August 29 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 September 5, 12 and/or September 19. The rescheduled talent will be announced.

For updates, visit or find “Boulevard at the Capital Centre” on Facebook ( or follow #WindDownThursdays.

Thursdays, June 13 – August 29, 2013
6:30 – 8:30 PM

The Boulevard at the Capital Centre
Interstate 95/495 at Arena Drive
Exit 16 from the Capital Beltway

B-roll/photography opportunities of the event.

For more information or interview opportunities, call 301-324-0514 or email Calista Black (

About The Boulevard at the Capital Centre:
Located in 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 RPAI US Management LLC., a subsidiary of Retail Properties of America, Inc. For more information, visit



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