Recap South Orange Live Music, Sidewalk Sales and Outdoor Dining 2020

Sidewalk Summer Shopping

Summer Saturdays continue in downtown South Orange with sales, outdoor dining and live music! South Orange retailers will be outside on the sidewalks offering an expanded footprint for easier, socially distanced shopping and some merchants will be offering in store specials.

Sponsor South Orange Village and South Orange Village Center Alliance produced this beautiful map of participating locations. In addition for your listening pleasure there will be live music in the late afternoon and dining music during the evening hours produced by Gregory Burrus and the weather was fabulous on 7/25/2020.

7/25 Richard Reiter Band 3:30 – 5:30 PM

Also in Richard Reiter’s Bands was Bassist Darryl Clark and Guitarist Vocalist Thaddeus MacGregor – Sitting in on Vocals was Singer Patricia Walton and Singer Kari Capone.

7/25 Radam Schwartz Trio – 6:30 – 9:30 PM

The Inaugural debut of live music on the Grid Iron Waffle Patio was this weekend featuring he Radam Schwartz Band with Saxophonist Gene Ghee and Drummer Sir G. Earl Grice

Radam Schwartz Organ  G. Earl Grice Drums and Gene Ghee Sax
Downtown After Sundown featuring Radam Schwartz Organ G. Earl Grice Drums and Gene Ghee Sax

Our opening weekend was led by two fabulous local favorites.

7/16 Forget The Whale 2:00-4:00 PM

7/16 DC Fusion Band 6:30-9:30 PM

DC Fusion Band led by West Orange Resident Darryl Clark with Billie Band and Howard Hall .

I hope you will continue to join us and make shopping and dining part of your daily Saturday activities while supporting our merchants and live music musicians.

Gregory Burrus -Live Music Ambassador with Forget The Whale Band

Downtown After Sundown is produced by the South Orange Village Center Alliance​ and graciously sponsored by the Township of South Orange​. Special thanks to SOVCA volunteer Gregory Burrus for managing and curating the Downtown After Sundown​ series​.