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Free boulevard concert
The Gloucester Fund and gimmesound.com will present a free concert on Gloucester Harbor July 3 from 5 to 11 p.m. with Carlos Menezes Jr.’s Cape Ann Big Big joining the Runaround for its 6th Annual Runaround Fireworks Extravaganza! Vocalists include Rene Dupuis (Bandit Kings, Renee & Joe), Nathan Seavey, Steve Russo (The Runaround, Mile 21), Mari Martin (Area 51, Kenny Loggins), and Carolyn Seavey. Hitting the stage at 7 p.m., the band will play Glenn Miller to Van Halen on Ringo Tarr’s mobile stage near the cut bridge, a perfect spot for watching the parade and fireworks and dancing under the stars and laser light show.
This morning, Wednesday, June 26, from 9:30 to 11 a.m., the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce’s newly formed Ambassador Committee invites you to a complimentary mid-morning break at Mamie’s Kitchen, 65 Pleasant St., Gloucester. Stop by and grab a cup of coffee in an open house-style event stay for 30 minutes, an hour or more! Board members, committee chairs and your Chamber Team will be on hand to welcome you and answer any questions you may have. Jump start your morning while maximizing the value of your membership. RSVP Emily Harris at email@example.com or call 978-283-1601.