Funk, Ska, Drums and Strings at Summer Concert Series

Published on June 01, 2022

Roka Hueka

Funk, Ska, Drums and Strings atLakewood’s Sounds Exciting! Summer Concert Series 

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June 2, 2022 [Lakewood, CO] – Lakewood’s Heritage, Culture & the Arts is excited to share a diverse lineup of performances coming to the 2022 Sounds Exciting! Summer Concert Series at Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Amphitheater located at Heritage Lakewood Belmar Park, 801 S. Yarrow St.

Three local Colorado bands, Roka Hueka, The Sweet Lillies, and Paa Kow, are featured in the 2022 series lineup. Offering distinctive ska, acoustic strings, and afro-fusion sounds, these bands will get the audience moving. Adding to the instrumental variety, The Ries Brothers bring a blend of guitar, ukulele, melodica, and theremin, to create a soulful-sophisticated sound that they’ve shared on stages across the country. 

2022 Sounds Exciting! lineup includes:

  • June 22 | Roka Hueka | Latin Ska
  • July 6 | The Sweet Lillies | Americana
  • July 13 | Paa Kow | Afro Fusion
  • July 20 | The Ries Brothers | Rock & Reggae

Concerts are Wednesday evenings in June and July. Gates open at 6 p.m., with the opening act performing at 6:15 p.m. and the headliner at 7:15 p.m. Concertgoers are encouraged to enjoy dining options from local food trucks and experience local beverages from the Beer Garden presented by Foothills Credit Union. 

Purchase tickets at Lakewood Cultural Center, 470 S. Allison Parkway, Heritage Lakewood Belmar Park, 801 S. Yarrow St., or by calling 303-987-7845.  

The 2022 Sounds Exciting! Summer Concert series is generously supported by the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD), Foothills Credit Union; Alameda Connects; Credit Union of Colorado; Tedford Commercial Real Estate and Lutheran Medical Center, now part of Intermountain Healthcare.