ROC The Park headliners announced
Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - The headliners for the 2016 ROC The Park music festival were announced Monday.
Mayor Lovely Warren released the list of bands performing at the festival. The festival will be held at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park on July 23, August 6, and September 3 - all Saturdays.
In July, "Latino Family Night" will feature the Luis Carrion Trio and Sammy Pressure, along with Next Level and Afrikando - a blend of funk R&B and salsa soul.
The August concert brings back the "ROC Rhythm & Groove R&B Tribute" with performances by Becca Nyerges, Brian Christopher and Joy Little. The Prince Tribute Band will honor the late icon and the Suburban Plaza and Buffalo's "The Trinity" will headline the event.
A Motown & soul tribute on Labor Day weekend will feature local favorites Mitty & The Followers and Will Holton. Party band Shine and the Roc City Soul All Stars with The Carlton Wilcox Live Band will be here.
Gates open at 5 p.m., while music starts at 6 p.m. General admission tickets are $6 and VIP tickets (admission and dinner) are $20. Kids ages 12 and under are free.
Chairs and one sealed bottle of water are permitted per person. Smoking is not permitted in the park.
You can find more information on the ROC The Park website.