C’mon down to the river to hear the Cat's Meow! Enjoy local tunes in a casual outdoor environment. The Sacramento Valley Conservancy is proud to announce the 2019 Concert on the Parkway series at Camp Pollock. Picnic tables and Adirondack chairs are first come, first serve. Concerts are held every first Thursday of the month from 6pm-8pm, May through September. Bring your own picnic basket & blanket or camp chairs!
Camp Pollock is just 3 miles from the capitol building, located between 160 and Garden Highway. All donations help the Sacramento Valley Conservancy protect open space and maintain the beautiful, historic Camp Pollock property.
The first concert of the year also aligns with Big Day of Giving and our annual celebration! Learn more about SVC and all the great projects we are working on to provide enjoyable open space for future generations. Partner orgs and food trucks TBD.
About the Band:
Cat's Meow performs a selection of songs by famous artists such as Glenn Miller's “Pennsylvania 6-5000”, Nat King Cole's “Frim-Fram Sauce”, “Route 66”, “Straighten Up and Fly Right”, Louis Jordan's “Choo Choo Boogie”, Dan Hicks' “How Can I Miss You When You Won’t Go Away?”, Hank Williams' “Honky Tonk Blues,” Ray Charles' “Hallelujah I Love Her So”, Duke Ellington's “Take the ‘A’ Train”, Elvis Presley's “All Shook Up”, “Little Sister”, Billie Holiday's “Comes Love”, and many more.
Smiles are contagious as audiences from young to old will tap their feet and want to get up and dance to the lively swing, blues, country western and latin rhythms.
Cat’s Meow is composed of Frankie Hansbearry on mandolin and vocals, John Armstrong on guitar and vocals, Cris Johnson on upright bass and vocals, and drummer Rick Sterner.
2019 Concert Line-up:
Thursday, May 2 – Cat's Meow
Thursday, June 6 – Rod Stinston Band
Thursday, July 11 – Proxy Moon
Thursday, Aug. 1 – The Taylor Chicks
Thursday, Sept. 5 – Remedy 7