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Amped Up Music Tour in Burnett Park


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This summer, the Fort Worth Public Library launches its newest music venture, the Amped Up Music Tour. Promoting live, local and unique music across the City, the library will host four free concerts at various Fort Worth locations from May through August. Open to all ages, the tour invites the community to experience the unique energy and sound of Fort Worth music with performances from the Western Flyers (country/swing), Igimèjí (R&B) and Court Hoang (rock/pop) and Amplify 817 artists. The tour will conclude with its fourth and final stop at the third annual Amplify 817 Showcase on August 17 featuring an electric lineup of Amplify 817 affiliated artists.

“Bring a friend. Invite the family. Make it a date-night,” said Music Librarian Rita Alfaro. “The Amped Up
Music Tour invites all ages to come out and enjoy music made in and by their community.”

Performance dates are as follows:
The Western Flyers: 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at Burnett Park (501 W 7th St, Fort Worth, TX

• Igimèjí: 2-5 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at East Regional Library (6301 Bridge St, Fort Worth, TX 76112)
• Court Hoang: 2-5 p.m. Saturday, July 27, at Summerglen Library (4205 Basswood Blvd, Fort Worth,
TX 76137)
• Amplify 817 Showcase: Saturday, August 17, at Fort Brewery & Pizza (2737 Tillar St, Fort Worth,
TX 76107)

“We are so excited to showcase such an important aspect of Fort Worth's culture - music being created
right here," said Library Director Midori Clark. "This will be an experience you don't want to miss."