The concerts are to raise funds for the efforts of The Salvation Army in the Tri-Cities area. Last year, area music lovers and Salvation Army supporters donated more than $1,000 during the concerts at D&W.
Saturday, Dec. 15, 11 a.m. to noon — The musical season will begin again this year with Grand Haven’s premier community ensemble, Prevailing Winds, under the direction of Bob Fullerton.
Monday, Dec. 17, 5:30-6:30 p.m. — Becca Beebe and friends. Beebe is a pianist and vocalist.
Tuesday, Dec. 18, 5:30-6:30 p.m. — Neil Jacobs, an internationally acclaimed 12-string acoustic guitarist and composer who lives in Spring Lake.
Wednesday, Dec. 19, 5:30-6:30 p.m. — One More Banjo, led by Grand Rapids banjoist Dave Kadwell.
Thursday, Dec. 20, 4-5 p.m. — A vocal octet from Spring Lake Public Schools, under the direction of Robin Kieft, will perform.
Friday, Dec. 21, 5:30-6:30 p.m. — The Guys in the Neighborhood. This eclectic mix of local musicians is led by Capt. Bob Albergo, clarinet.
Saturday, Dec. 22, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. — Members of The River Rogues, a Grand Rapids-based Dixieland group.
Monday, Dec. 24, 11 a.m. to noon — blues guitarist Mark Huizenga and friend(s). He’s currently performing with Creolization and The Thirstin’ Howlers.
All concerts are in the store’s café area, and patrons are welcomed to sit and enjoy the music and maybe a cup of coffee. In addition to the ringer and kettle at the main entrance of the store, there will be an extra kettle in the cafeteria.
The Grand Haven D&W Fresh Market is at 1116 Robbins Road.