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8 Paint the Town Blue shows Thursday nights in Bancroft (June 9-July 28)

      
A couple dances under the Bancroft Park pavilion to the music of B.J. Estares and his band (background) during a Paint the Town Blue show in 2014. Estares is on the "Paint" schedule again for 2016 (June 23).
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Starting Thursday, June 9, Paint the Town Blue will be back for its 11th year in Old Colorado City (and 14th overall).
       The nonprofit Pikes Peak Blues Community (PPBC) is again organizing the Thursday-evening series - with a different local band each time - on the outdoor stage in Bancroft Park.
       This summer, eight shows are planned. An indoor venue will be used if it rains, according to the PPBC website (pikespeakblues.org).
       Here is the schedule (all starting at 5:30 p.m. and continuing till about 7):
       Thursday, June 9 - Lethal Lisa McCall Band.
       Thursday, June 16 - Grant Sabin & The Juke Joint Highballs.
       Thursday, June 23 - B] Estares & Route 61.
       Thursday, June 30 - Ryan Manzi.
       Thursday, July 7 - The Old Souls.
       Thursday, July 14 - Rocky Gene Wallace & Brickyard.
       Thursday, July 21 - West Side Rhythm Kings.
       Thursday, July 28 - John Long.

Westside Pioneer article
(Posted 5/31/16; Community: Arts)

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