PLAINFIELD, NJ - A free outdoor concert in Plainfield on Wednesday evening, Aug. 10, will feature Gerald Alston, lead singer of the famed R&B group The Manhattans.

The concert will take place on the green at 1380 South Ave., across the street from Dairy Queen. Free parking is available across the street from the concert site at Fine Fare Supermarket.

The concert will also include Valerie Adams and The Dimension Band. It is recommended that anyone attending the concert bring a lawn chair.

The Manhattans earned gold record for their recordings of "Kiss and Say Goodbye" in 1976 and "Shining Star" in 1980.