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Smyrna music fest announces headliner and WSFS as sponsor


Smyrna At Night, Delaware’s fastest growing free music festival, on June 3 announced its first national headliner and the entry of WSFS Bank as the presenting sponsor.

The festival is a joint production of Wilmington-based NüPOINT Marketing and Gable Music Ventures, in collaboration with the Town of Smyrna. The day-long eventtake place on June 8 in and around Market Street Plaza

The 2019 lineup features 23 solo and group acts performing on eight indoor or outdoor stages, including the WSFS Main Stage in front of Town Hall.This year’s headliner is 2018 Grammy-Award-nominee Robert Randolph & The Family Band.

National Public Radio calls Randolph’s funk-and-soul style on the pedal steel guitar “irresistible rock ‘n’ roll swagger” and Rolling Stone magazine says Randolph is one of the 100 Greatest Guitarists Of All Time.

The full lineup can be found here: https://ecs.page.link/N7Bw9.

The event will also feature 24 food trucks, along with beer and spirits vendors and merchants. In addition to the WSFS Main Stage, performances will take place in the Smyrna Opera House, the Outdoor Stage on Main Street, Smyrna Music Garden, Painted Stave distillery (outdoors and indoors), Smyrna Fire House and the Acoustic Tent outside Lemon Leaf Cafe. Designated free remote parking with free shuttle buses will be available; watch for signage.

“We think of Smyrna At Night as the unofficial start of Delaware’s summer concert season,” says Smyrna Mayor Robert C. Johnson. “We’ve got musical styles for everyone’s taste, plenty of food and beverage options, great merchants and a Kid’s Zone too. And with Robert Randolph on the bill this year, we expect people will be visiting Smyrna from across the region. We look forward to welcoming everyone.”

Other Smyrna At Night 2019 corporate sponsors include Dover Federal Credit Union and Bayhealth.


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