Leetsdale schedules carnival in Henle Park
The Leetsdale Fourth of July Committee is bringing the Deshler Amusements Carnival to Henle Park for five days, Tuesday through June 29.
All proceeds from the event will benefit the Leetsdale Fourth of July celebration.
Rides, games, and concessions will be open from 5 to 10 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and from noon to 10 p.m. Saturday.
Tickets are $1 each or 20 for $18. On June 26, an “all-you-can-ride” special will be featured for $20 from 5 to 10 p.m. On June 29, ride wristsbands will be available for $15.
Summer Music Series
Preach Freedom & Connect will perform Friday night as part of Sweetwater Center for the Arts' Summer Music Series.
The band will play a mix of spiritual, blues, jazz, soul and rock from 6 to 8 p.m. at Wolcott Park, Broad and Beaver streets, Sewickley.
Admission is free. In case of rain, the concert will be held at Sweetwater. Concert-goers are invited to take chairs or blankets to the event.
Also scheduled to appear as part of the Summer Music Series are Chris Vipond and the Stanley Street Band, a group that plays funky roots rock, on June 28.
For more information, call Sweetwater at 412-741-4405.
River City Brass Band
The River City Brass will perform a concert from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Old Economy Village in Ambridge.
The cost is $15 per person. Tickets can be purchased in Sewickley at Yarns Unlimited, 435 Beaver Street.
The gates open at 5:30 p.m.
Concert-goers are invited to bring lawn chairs or blankets. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.
For more information, call Old Economy Village, 270 16th St., at 724-266-4500 or visit oldeconomyvillage.org.
The Quaker Valley football program is sponsoring its first mattress sale fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday in the Quaker Valley High School Gym.
Name-brand mattress sets, including Restonic and Southerland, will be available for sale at 30- to 60-percent below retail prices with full factory warranties.
Delivery is available. Floor models will be on display in the Quaker Valley High School gym. Proceeds go directly to the football program.
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