Summer is here and in Tuscaloosa that means a free concert every Friday night in June and July.  Live At The Plaza is held at Government plaza each Friday from 6-pm-9pm and admission is free.

This week deano from 95.3 The Bear will host.  Nashville songwriters Steve Leslie, Troy Martin and Tommy Barnes will perform in the round at 6pm as part of the Druid City Songwriters Festival.  They'll be followed by the Mulligan Brothers from Mobile at 7.

Other scheduled acts this season are:
June 29: Lamont Landers Band
July 6: The Kemistry Project
July 13: Alabama Blues Project and then Earl “Guitar” Williams
July 20: Corey Nolan and then Plato Jones
July 27: Tim Few and then Sweet Home Symphony

This year’s shows will coincide with the downtown entertainment district. Under the new entertainment district, alcohol can be purchased from participating restaurants and bars within and on the district boundaries and taken to Government Plaza and other areas within the district, which includes several surrounding blocks.

Those interested in sponsorship opportunities for the Live at the Plaza series should contact Michelle Smart at msmart@tuscaloosa.com.