Friday Nights in the Park and Reverse Raffle

Arts & Entertainment

The Sewanee Business Alliance (SBA) is hosting a series of free concerts in downtown Sewanee.

The lineup for Friday Nights in the Park is: Secret Commonwealth on June 21; VOLK on June 28; Jess Goggans Band on July 12; and Towson Engsberg on July 19. University Avenue will be closed at 6 p.m. each of these nights for the annual outdoor family event, with food and drink from local vendors available for purchase. The entertainers play from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the Angel Park Pavilion. 

The events are free and open to the public.

The SBA is also sponsoring a reverse raffle to benefit Sewanee Angel Park, Community Action Committee and Housing Sewanee, with a chance for participants to win up to $5,000.

Tickets for the reverse raffle are $100 each and are for sale at the following local businesses: Beauty by Tabitha, Big A Marketing, The Blue Chair, Fine Arts at the Mountain and the Lemon Fair. Tickets may also be purchased online at <>. 

During each Friday Nights in the Park event, there will be a drawing for a special prize. The ticket drawn will be placed back in the pool for another chance to win. The $5,000 grand prize drawing will take place during the 9th annual AngelFest on Oct. 4. Participants do not have to be present to win. 

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