Plainfield, NJ - On Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 5PM Sponsored by: The City of Plainfield (including the Cultural & Heritage and Human Relations Commissions), Mayor Adrian Mapp and the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders; along with CO-SPONSORS: New Outlook Pioneers, Mr. Plainfield (Robert Graham),TD+Partners -A Community Impact Development Firm, and Re/Max Select, Sandra L. Chambers, Owner of the Chambers Elite Group, as well as, CONTRIBUTORS: McDonalds Plainfield, and Rackson Restaurants, will present “Music in the Park @ Milt Campbell Field” located at 1322 East 3rd Street, Plainfield, NJ. This year’s concert will provide the audience with a range of music diversity featuring some old school classic R & B, reggae, and Latin.
The Plainfield Idol Competition kicks off the concert at 5PM and provides a platform for non-professional youth singers between the ages of 8 – 18 years old to share their talent in a youth friendly, supportive environment. All competitors receive a cash award.
Headlining the list of guest artists is Blue Magic singing hit songs “Spell” and “Sideshow”. Additionally, performances by Soul Generation, Eban Brown (former lead vocalist w/the Stylistics), Kevin Owens & Larry “Ice” Winfree of Ray, Goodman & Brown, King Banton, Ximena Ibarra and Retta Young & Company will keep the audience captivated all night. CP Lacey “The Executioner an Apollo Legend” will MC the event.
“This is the 18th year that this FREE event has been open to the public – all thanks to our sponsors, supporters and the audiences who keep coming back. These events have tremendous costs associated with them - - and the sponsors provide all of it” says producer Pat Fields.
Audience participants are reminded to arrive early, bring lawn chairs and support vendors who will be on site.