It’s back! Join us this Saturday from 2 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Exploration Park, located at 9700 So. Buffalo Drive, for an afternoon of food, fun and live country music. Presented by Mountain’s Edge master planned community and Vegas Country 95.5 KWNR, the free event includes a beer garden, food vendors, and booths and exhibits. Attendees are invited to bring picnic baskets, blankets and chairs and enjoy the entire day at Exploration Park.
This year, Country in the Park will bring award-winning singer/songwriter Phil Vassar, up-and-comer Jana Kramer also of “One Tree Hill” and “Friday Night Lights” fame, and local’s favorite the Tony Marques Band to Mountain’s Edge. The Tony Marques Band opens the show from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., followed by Jana Kramer from 5 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. and culminating with Phil Vassar from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Attendees are encouraged to donate to or bring new and gently used books for Spread the Word Nevada. PODS of LAS VEGAS, which provides moving and storage solutions with portable storage containers, will be collecting books for the nonprofit organization at its PODS® CONTAINER booth during the event. Spread the Word Nevada promotes literacy to make it possible for all children in Nevada to experience the magic of books.