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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, MAY 11, 2022 – Join Echo Bluff State Parks team members for some toe-tapping good times at their summer concert series. All concerts are free and open to the public. Guests are encouraged to bring blankets or lawn chairs and enjoy a night under the stars.

All concerts start at 8 p.m. and are sponsored by Echo Bluff State Park unless otherwise noted. The concert series line up is as follows:

  • Saturday, May 28 – Kirk Pierce is a local country boy with a unique voice. He sings primarily his original songs. 
  • Sunday, May 29 – Collin Nash is a local entertainer currently living in Nashville following his dream of being a singer-songwriter. He is sponsored by Guest Services.
  • Saturday, June 4 – Husband and wife duo Mickey Sandora and Trisha Leone play ‘60s and ‘70s rock ‘n’ roll, classic country and original music. 
  • Saturday, June 25 – The Current River Band, sponsored by the Betty Lea Lodge, just wants to have some fun and play some music. Join them for a night of fun and laughter.
  • Saturday, July 2 – Michael Connors is described as a local entertainer with a huge voice who plays a great mixture of music and is prepared to rock the night out. 
  • Saturday, Aug. 20 –Join the Calico Band as they play a mixture of easy listening music.
  • Saturday, Sept. 3 – Kirk Pierce returns to the line-up. 
  • Monday, Sept. 5 – The Baker Family takes the stage at 7 p.m. Enjoy some old-fashioned bluegrass along with some classic country.

Echo Bluff State Park is located at 35244 Echo Bluff Drive, Eminence in southeast Missouri. For more information, call 573-751-5211.

This event is being held in conjunction with the National Park Trust’s Kids to Parks Day. For more information about Kids to Parks Day and to see a complete list of associated events at Missouri State Parks, visit

For more information on Missouri state parks and historic sites, or to view the Park and Site Status Map, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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