Lucky 7 will be featured as the third installment of the Allentown Department of Parks & Recreation’s 2018 Saturday in the Park concert series at West Park on Saturday, July 28 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm.
Lucky 7, formed in the 1990’s, is one of the Lehigh Valley's premier funk/dance bands. The group has opened for many national acts as well as being a fan favorite at many casino, festival, and private events!
Lucky 7 is an 11 piece funk band featuring casino horns and performing dance and funk music favorites from the 60's through today.
Band members include Doug Bitting on keyboards/vocals, Mel Shannon "Jr" on the drums/vocals, Lady T and Malcolm Stewart on the lead vocals, Robert Youngblood on bass/vocals, Ron Galasso on Latin percussion, and Ed McCartan on guitar. The casino horns feature Bob Sedlock Jr. on the trumpet, Bob Moser on the trumpet, trombone and saxophone, and Bob Sedlock III on the trumpet.
The Snowie Food Truck will be featured during the concert with cool and refreshing shaved ice.
The City of Allentown’s Saturday in the Park Series features a wide variety of concerts in city parks during the summer of 2018. The series features Hector Rosado and Orchestra Hache, The Large Flowerheads, Lucky 7, The BC Combo, Crazy Hearts, and the Billy Bauer Band.
West Park is located between 15th and 16th Street from Linden to Turner streets.
For more information, please contact the City of Allentown Department of Parks & Recreation at 610-437-7750 or visit us at: www.facebook.com/AllentownParkandRec.