Uptown Band to perform at August Mingle

The Mingle at the Market concert series sponsored by the Vinton Area Chamber of Commerce is already halfway through the season.

Coming up on Saturday, August 11, at the Vinton Farmers’ Market will be Uptown Band. The music goes from 7 p.m. until 10.

The concert series takes place on the second Saturday of each month from June through November and benefits a local charity. The proceeds from this month’s 50/50 raffle will go to the Vinton Luncheon Lions Club.

The cover charge is $6; children 12 and under are welcome and admitted free. Bring your own seating. Bring your ID. Don’t bring your pets.

Concessions for August feature Chick-fil-A and Giardino’s Pizza. Adult beverages will be available including craft beers.

Sponsors include: Roanoke County, and Vinton Roofing, gold level; the Town of Vinton and the Vinton War, Diamond Level; Carilion Clinic, Vertex, Magnets USA, Grand Rental Storage, PFG, Twin Creeks Brewing, GCR Tires and Service, Lotz Funeral Home, Pinnacle Financial, BB & T Bank, Cox Communications, First Team Auto, Berkshire Health Care, TMI Masonry, and ServPro of Roanoke County, Silver Level; and The Vinton Messenger, Boxtree/Braeloch, Winter’s Storage, and Member One FCU, bronze level.

The Vinton Farmers’ Market is located at 204 West Lee Avenue in downtown Vinton. Parking is available in nearby municipal lots, at Vinton Baptist Church, at the former Vinton Motors lot, and on the downtown streets.

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