Scottish five-piece Heron Valley will visit the Oregon Coast on Thursday, Oct. 4, to kick off the Lincoln City Cultural Center’s new Celtic Concert Series.
The seven-month season will feature a host of Irish, Scottish, American and fusion music and dance from throughout the Celtic diaspora.
Heron Valley’s roots lie in traditional Scottish and Irish musicbut the band is also influenced by various folk, country and bluegrass styles. The young, energetic group features Euan McNab on pipes, guitar and whistles, Nick Hamilton on banjo and drums, Arlene Mackechnie on piano, Abigail Pryde on guitar and Callum Cronin on bass.
The Oct. 4 gig will start at 7 pm in the auditorium of the cultural center, 540 NE Hwy. 101.
Advance tickets, $25 for adults, $23 for seniors or $10 for kids aged 18 and under, are available at www.lincolncity-culturalcenter.org or by calling 541-994-9994.
The series will continue with six more concerts including an April gig from the incomparable Tannahill Weavers. A series pass offers savings of 20 percent off individual ticket prices.
Cel-tic them off the list
Kevin Carr: Thursday, Nov. 15
Christmas with the Gothard Sisters: Sunday, Dec. 9
The Stomptowners: Saturday, Jan. 12
The Outside Track: Sunday, Feb. 3
Realta: Thursday, March 7
The Tannahil Weavers; Sunday, April 7