The second annual "End of Summer Rock'n Roll BBQ" will be held outdoors Saturday Sept. 8th at the ELKS Lodge #61 on Tiffany Street in Springfield. The event is a fund raiser for the American Heart Association hosted by the ELKS from 4 pm - 10 pm. Live music will feature The Cooper Jones Band along with The East Longmeadow All-Stars. With a monetary donation of one's choice, you get admission to the event with a wrist band for beverage purchases. The "End of Summer Rock'n Roll BBQ" will have burgers, hot dogs and salads available for purchase as well as a full bar.
The Cooper Jones Band is a musically diverse four piece band covering danceable Classic and Southern Rock. The musicians are all veterans of the New England music scene with distinguished path, as are their guests The East Longmeadow All-Stars. Special musical guests from the band Opie Reid are expected and are sure to add an extra level of excitement to the event. The event has everything you need for an end of summer party: an outdoor bar (Pavilion), food, a big dance floor and great live music!