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11/14/2017 - First Friday Night Live set for November 17

Stacy Ash
(785) 309-5770

First Friday Night Live set for November 17

(Salina, KS 11-17) Salina Arts & Humanities, in collaboration with downtown stakeholders, announces the upcoming Friday Night Live concert event on November 17. Friday Night Live is a series of arts and entertainment programming for Salina residents and visitors designed to increase attendance and participation in arts-related events and to strengthen partnerships with local business owners in the downtown arts district. 

On November 17, The Friday Night Live free concert features solo artist Jerry Barlow. The show will take place at Heart of Dixie,109 N. Santa Fe, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

An acclaimed Celtic finger-style guitarist, Barlow is a master musician, a warm and accessible performer and a world-class storyteller. His repertoire is a synthesis of traditional music from the British Isles and his original Celtic-inspired compositions. Barlow is in Salina as an Arts Infusion teaching artist through Salina Arts & Humanities

Also happening on Friday, November 17  is the monthly installment of ONE MIC, an open-mic poetry slam from 7:00 to10:00 p.m. at Ad Astra Books & Coffee House. Stay tuned for upcoming announcements about the rest of Friday Night Live and First Friday programming for November and December. For more information, call Stacy Ash at Salina Arts & Humanities at 785-309-5770.

For needed accommodations, please call Amanda Morris at Salina Arts & Humanities at 785-309-5770 between 8:00 a.m. - Noon and 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. Every effort will be made to accommodate known disabilities. For material or speech access, please call at least five working days prior to the event.

Salina Arts & Humanities, a department of the City of Salina, has served a unique role in arts advocacy and support since 1966.  The Smoky Hill River Festival, Horizons Grants Program, Smoky Hill Museum, Arts Infusion Program in schools, Community Art & Design, Cultural Connections, and the Friday Night Live performance series are among the programs of Salina Arts & Humanities, located at 211 W. Iron Avenue in Salina.