Summer concert series concludes Friday, Aug. 7

The free outdoor concert in downtown concludes this Friday, Aug. 7 as a part of the Downtown Sounds performance series, with a performance by The What Up Funk Band.

They are being sponsored by Celebrate Shelton, an organization promoting activities and events in the downtown area.

The concert is Aug. 7, 6-9 p.m.

The events also will include rotating handmade artisans and food trucks as well as children’s activities and a beer garden.

Free parking is available in the area, including in the parking lot for the Shelton Farmers Market Building and Conti Building (415 Howe Avenue).

Celebrate Shelton has been holding events inside the Conti Building, including Downtown Handmade Markets on the first Saturday of each month.

To learn more about Celebrate Shelton, go to