HAWAII-BASED DONAVON FRANKENREITER TO PERFORM FREE CONCERT AT KILLINGTON

08/05/2015

Media Contact:




 

Amy Morrison
Town of Killington
802-422-2105
amy@killingtontown.com

Barefoot Truth’s Will Evans to Open

Killington, VT -- Hawaii-based singer/songwriter Donavon Frankenreiter will appear in concert at the Killington Resort on Saturday, August 8 from 3:30 to 6pm. The free show at the Killington Resort’s new Snowshed Adventure Center is the third concert in the town’s Cooler in the Mountains summer concert series presented by Long Trail Brewing.

Donavon Frankenreiter’s blissful soft rock music emanates from his California roots and surfing career. A protégé of Jack Johnson, Frankenreiter has produced nine albums since his musical career began in 2000 and his most recent release, The Heart, hits shelves August 4. Donavon Frankenreiter will be joined by a special opening act, Will Evans, front man for the roots rock band Barefoot Truth.

Cooler in the Mountains concerts are free, family-friendly events scheduled on Saturday afternoons from July 18 – 25th and August 8 – September 5th. The concerts feature Long Trail beer tastings along with, lawn games and outdoor fun; plus all in attendance will have the chance to win a 2015-2016 Killington season pass, which will be given away at the conclusion of the series. Concert goers are encouraged to come early to enjoy the new Snowshed Adventure Center, and enjoy a dinner after the show along Killington Road. The next concert on August 15 features rising country singer John King.

The Cooler in the Mountains summer concert series is produced by the Town of Killington, presented by Long Trail Brewing, and hosted at Killington Resort. Key sponsors of the series include Farrell Distributing, Casella Waste Management, and Catamount Radio. More information on the shows as well as other upcoming summer events and offers can be found at DiscoverKillington.com or Facebook.com/DiscoverKillington.