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Free Concert - Bennett and Perkins with Taylor Whiteside - Lynda Cohen Performing Arts Series at Crawford Notch

Date and Time

Saturday, July 9, 2022, 7:00PM - 9:00PM

Location

AMC Highland Center Lodge,
New Hampshire, White Mountains,
NH

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

The Lynda Cohen Performing Arts Series at Crawford Notch consists of 4 outdoor performances at AMC's Highland Center Lodge in the White Mountain National Forest. Designed to be family friendly events, the performing arts series seeks to create a genuine sense of connection to stewardship and conservation through a celebration of the natural world and performing arts. July 9th features Bennett and Perkins with Taylor Whiteside http://www.bennettandperkins.com/ Series sponsors Lynda Cohen and Bob Grappel will open the evening with a set on autoharp. http://grappelcohen.com/ The music of Kathy Bennett and Thom Perkins, Bennett & Perkins, is an exercise in storytelling with many of their songs set in the greater Conway, NH area, their home base. Their songs share lost loves, lost lives and real-life adventure, coupled with haunting harmonies and memorable arrangement of vocals and guitar. Whether it's a song about traveling to Cape Breton to a country dance or a love story between a man and his long-lost wife, their songs evoke a strong emotional response from the audience. On July 9th, Bennet and Perkins will play some great original songs, a new instrumental, and some songs from around the world that shouldn't be forgotten. Bring a picnic and enjoy a lovely evening watching the stars and the Waxing Gibbous moon come out above Crawford Notch. What to Bring: Lounge, camp chair, or blanket, weather appropriate clothing, flashlight, cash or card, ID, and a mask. Picnic items optional. What to Expect: Weather: Concerts are being held rain or shine. Drinks and Snacks: Simple snacks and beer and wine will be available for purchase. BYOB is not permissible due to state liquor laws. Dinner: Bring your own picnic to enjoy on the lawn OR purchase in advance by phone. Dinner is available from 5:45-8:00 pm, with first come first served indoor seating or a to-go-box to enjoy in the field. Please reserve by the Saturday one week prior to your concert date. Call 603-466-2727 and select option one any time Monday through Saturday between 10am and 5pm. •Dinner for Members (plus tax): Adult $24, Youth $20, Child $13 •Dinner for Non-Member (plus tax): Adult $29, Youth $24, Child $15 Parking: Limited parking is available on site. Guests will be directed to overflow parking options within walking distance. There are four electric car charging stations available on a first come first served basis. Accessible parking available in the Highland Center lot. Pets: We love our furry friends, unfortunately we cannot accommodate pets. COVID Policy: AMC continues to adjust policies and operating procedures based on the latest directives from state and federal government. For more information visit https://www.outdoors.org/policies-covid/ We look forward to seeing you this summer!

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Free

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Cohen Music Series

Activity

Music

Offered By

AMC Staff

Status

Open

Nearby AMC Destination

Highland Center at Crawford Notch

Difficulty

3

Audience

Adults (18+)


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The Lynda Cohen Performing Arts Series at Crawford Notch consists of 4 outdoor performances at AMC's Highland Center Lodge in the White Mountain National Forest. Designed to be family friendly events, the performing arts series seeks to create a genuine sense of connection to stewardship and conservation through a celebration of the natural world and performing arts.