Church hosting Music Festival and Pulled Pork Dinner

Rolling Prairie United Methodist Church is proud to announce their second annual Community Music Festival and Pulled Pork Dinner.

The free, family-friendly outdoor music festival will kick off at 3:30 p.m. CDT with the New Prairie High School Jazz Band.

Other performances include: Down By the Dock Jazz Band at 4:00, Portage High School Jazz String Orchestra at 5:00, Portage High School Jazz Combo at 5:30, Old Geezers Bluegrass Band at 6:00.

These fine high school and community groups, featuring over 150 musicians, will be performing a variety of music ranging from jazz to blue grass styles. These ensembles are high energy and geared to entertain!

The festival will be held on the church lawn with the groups performing from the pavilion. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for lawn seating.

In case of inclement weather, the event will be moved in-doors.

The directors of the Portage High School ensembles are Carrie Ann Carlson and William Timmerman.

The director of the New Prairie High School Jazz Band is Patrick Teykl. Rick Sprague conducts the New Prairie area jazz band and the Michigan City Senior Center sponsors the Old Geezers Blue Grass Band!

During the music festival, Rolling Prairie United Methodist Church will be offering dinners for sale.

The dinners will include pulled pork, baked beans, potato salad, slaw, bread, pickles and desserts. Cost: Adults $10.00, Students 6-12 $7.00, Children 5 and under eat for free! Pre-sale, at-door and carry-out available.

Rolling Prairie United Methodist Church is located 3444 U.S. Highway 20, in Rolling Prairie, IN, 46371.

For more information or to reserve advance dinner tickets, contact the church office at (219) 778-2910.

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