Martin Luther King Jr Park – Statesville

Martin Luther King Jr Park in Statesville is a great free place to take the family. You can feed the ducks, look for turtles, enjoy the gazebo, or relax on one of their benches.   They have two playgrounds and swings as well. Lots of green space for walking or relaxing.They also have trails to explore nature as well. There are picnic shelters which can be reserved through the town for events such as birthday parties, baby showers, and celebrations.

Friday After Five: Mystery Hillbillies

Looking to listen to a variety of music from the 1940’s to now? Country , Blues, Rockabilly, and Swing?  Friday Night, August 22nd Downton Statesville will host the Mystery Hillbillies. The concert begins at 5:30.  As always Friday After Five is free to attend. Bring your favorite chair and listen to the sounds of yesteryear and today.

 

Looking for more information about this  great band?

http://mysteryhillbillies.com/

Here is a quick sample of a few of the songs they have performed. Their website has a ton of videos to check out!!