more than two decades, Centrum has produced a free summer concert
series for visitors, residents, and families in Port Townsend. From its
humble beginnings downtown to its roomy home on the lawn outside the
Fort Worden Commons, the series is an excellent way to sample what
happens at Centrum in the summer.
We call it Free Fridays at the Fort, and we hope you can join your friends for our 2009 performance series, sponsored by the Port Townsend & Jefferson County Leader. Seating is provided (or bring your favorite blanket), local and sustainable food is available, and the entertainment is free.
performance starts at noon on the lawn at the Fort Worden Commons, and
is weather dependent (except for August 7, which will be rescheduled if
- July 3: Festival of American Fiddle Tunes Sampler
- July 10: "Blues-Grass" 12-string guitarist Daniel Macke
- July 17: Readings from the Port Townsend Writers' Conference: Camille Dungy and Shane Book
- July 24: Jazz Port Townsend Workshop Performances
- July 31: Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival Workshop Performances
- August 7: Dream City Idol Contest Final Performance