Entertainment Line-up

Sep 11, 2022 | Raindate: Sep 18, 2022

Peabody Square Site

In front of Brodie’s Pub

11:00 am
Warszawiaki Orchestra

Get ready to polka with Warszawiaki Orchestra’s traditional Polish music.  Buddy Walker started this band over 70 years ago. Buddy passed away 6 years ago but his band still lives on under this direction of Tony Malionek.

11:30 am
Tony Giblin & Eamon Coyne

Tony Giblin is from Galway, Ireland and Eamon Coyne is from Milltown Malbay in County Clare. Tony came to the US in 1983 with his two brothers playing music in Boston and New York and has lived here since. Eamon Coyne is a multiple All-Ireland fiddle champion having played for luminaries such as Condelezza Rice and the King and Queen of Spain.

12:00 pm
Jah Spirit

Jah Spirit is a six-person reggae band with an unforgettable stage show. They was the first reggae band to be placed on the New England Foundation for the Arts Roster of recommended and endorsed performers.

1:00 pm
Renee and the Renegades
Renee and the Renegades is a country band that performs originals and covers. Lead singer Renee Leavitt started the band in 2018, in an effort to share emotions and experiences through her music. Renee has been singing since 3 years old, and has sung the National Anthem for a Red Sox game as well as being interviewed and featured on numerous radio stations, podcasts, and tv programs.
2:00 pm
Ceremony
A special performance from the PCOA Senior Women’s Drill Team
2:30 pm
Sayat Nova Dance Company
Armenian folk dancers
3:00 pm
Passion East Productions
“The Kubota PowerJazz Unit – Multi Cultural Fusion Extravaganza” is back for excitement! This group is not simply a band, but an experience. Featuring songs from around the world, including popular songs and originals by Archie K. They play smoking arrangements of Jazz, Fusion, Pop, Classical and World music.
4:00 pm
Sugar Kings 
Sugar Kings is an original, bilingual band from Boston area who specialize in authentic Afro-Cuban Son/Salsa/Merengue and can also cover a diverse range of artists and styles from around the globe.

Main Street Site

In front of Gallo Nero Restaurant

11:00 am
The Brian Maes Band

The Brian Maes Band is made up of musicians who are highly sought after and some of which have been playing together for most of their music careers. Featuring former members of RTZ, Peter Wolf’s Houseparty 5 and Ernie And the Automatics. They have toured with, opened up for and recorded with some of the music world’s biggest names including U2, Aerosmith, The Kinks, BB King, Etta James, Pat Benatar, Deep Purple Foreigner, Eddie Money America and many more.

12:00 pm
The Camelia Latin Classics Quartet

Get ready to dance with Latin oldies ranging in style from Cuban son, merengue, bachata and cumbia. The band members are mostly Latinos from Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic. Even though it’s only a 4-piece group, it easily sounds like an 8-piece with each musician playing 2 or more instruments simultaneously.

1:00 pm
Mery EMe & The Latin Roots Band
Mery Eme, singer of the Dominican origin based in Lynn, MA, continues to dazzle in each of her live performances and at this moment she is in a moment of development in her career, offering innovation, humility and gratitude to all her public. They range from Merengue, salda, bachata, cha-cha, cumbia, cuban music etc.
2:00 pm
Grupo Fantasia
Angel Wagner, master percussionist originally from the Dominican Republic, started Grupo Fantasia in 1993. Grupo specializes in Latin music performed traditionally and on traditional instruments including afro latin indigenous instruments. Salsa, Merengue and Bachata will be featured encompassing the Caribbean,Latin and South America.
3:00 pm
Dis & Dat
Dis & Dat blend the trinidadian and African rhythms with roots reggae and steel drums our style is unique and exciting and sure to get people on there feet. They are a Caribbean reggae band infused with steel drums led by international steel panist and entertainer, Sista Dee, and 4 time Grammy-nominated reggae drummer Rangotan.
4:00 pm
Annie Brobst
Annie Brobst is the current New England Music Awards Overall Act of the Year, Country Act of the Year, and Song of the Year Winner. Her latest album “Where We Holler” hit #2 on the U.S. iTunes Country Album Chart during release week just below Carrie Underwood and just above Chris Stapleton. She’s performed all over New England including singing the National Anthem at Gillette Stadium and TD Garden, as well as opening on the main stage for artists like Little Big Town, Hardy, Michael Ray, Eli Young Band, Brett Eldredge, and more.

Pop up Performances

Look for them in front of Northeast Arc on Foster Street

Velvet Dirtmunchers

The Velvet Dirtmunchers are a genre-bending septet from Boston, MA featuring sultry vocals, squeezebox, and impudent (mouthy! hellacious!) horns.

AfroCaribbean Musical StoryTelling

At the library courtyard