PORT ORCHARD — With two concerts under its belt, the Fathoms O’ Fun-sponsored 2021 Port Orchard Concerts by the Bay is picking up steam for the summer after taking a break during the pandemic last season.
The summer event on Thursday through Sept. 2 at the Port of Bremerton Marina Park Gazebo, takes place rain or shine at 6:30 p.m. and runs until 8 p.m. The event is free. Sponsors include the City of Port Orchard, Port of Bremerton, Kitsap Bank, Peninsula Credit Union, Denette Chu at Edward Jones Financial, and Friends of the Concerts.
Next up is The Big Bear Band featuring classic rock on Thursday, June 17. Then on June 24, Ranger & The Re-Arrangers will play its selection of gypsy jazz.
Other performances include:
July 1: Hat Full of Rain, classic rock
July 8: Lucas Rose, country
July 15: Common Ancestors, world music
July 22: Usual Suspects, classic rock
July 29: Silver City 5, classic rock/blues
Aug. 5: The Tonze, jazz
Aug. 12: Sounds like Delores, classic rock
Aug. 19: Ignite, classic rock
Aug. 26: High Rollers Band, classic rock/blues
Sept. 2: Danny Vernon Illusion of Elvis, Elvis classics