Come soothe your soul with a night of Blues under the Stars featuring the Bruce Marshall Group at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center on Friday, March 13 from 6:30-11 PM. Grab a drink at the cash bar, a plate of hors d’oeuvres, sit back and enjoy the powerful music that has spanned decades, all while in a place where the history of the stars spans eons. The evening includes a silent auction with a variety of blues memorabilia and tickets to premiere sporting events. All proceeds benefit the DiscoveryCenter. $20/person. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.; tickets can be purchased at www.starhop.com.
The Boston-based Bruce Marshall Group is a dynamic band whose songs range from blues to R&B to Southern Boogie. The heart and soul of the band is the interplay between Bruce and long-time guitarist Dave Cornoyer as they rip through a catalog of original material. Marshall has played over 8,000 shows nationwide, in a duo with James Montgomery, in partnership with Toy Caldwell of the Marshall Tucker Band, and more. The Bruce Marshall Group’s unique delivery of a multitude of sounds will leave you lost in the music for the night.
The McAuliffe-ShepardDiscoveryCenter features 21st century interactive exhibits on aviation, astronomy, Earth and space sciences, a state-of-the-art planetarium and a variety of science, technology, and engineering and mathematics programs. The engaging, robust educational programs are geared towards families, teens, seniors, students, community groups and lifelong learners. For more information, visit www.starhop.com.