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8 Great Tuesday Concert Series Kicks Off This Week

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Organizers are getting ready for the upcoming 8 Great Tuesdays concert series.

It kicks off Tuesday evening in Liberty Park.
It's not only a popular event for concert-goers, but it's also exciting time for the Erie Port Authority.
They're hosting the event.

And it's important to note, that they are once again enforcing an age policy at each concert.
The Port Authority put the policy in place, to help reduce the number of unsupervised teenagers.
And that policy remains the same for this year's event.
Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or an adult.
That guardian must remain in the park the entire time that teen or young person is there.
And if that adult is not a parent, they must fill out a form at the front gate to get that teenager into the concert.
We spoke with the coordinator of the event, Robin Waldinger, and she tells us the policy is a matter of safety.

"It keeps the event safer. It keeps large groups of people from congregating here and there.  We've had some problems in the past, and so it seemed to alleviate the problem last year.  We haven't had any problems since then, so we're going with the same policy this year," said Waldinger with the Port Authority.

The event kicks off Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the Burger King Amphitheater in Liberty Park.
Tuesday's headliner is blues legend Walter Trout and the Radicals.

By the way, Lilly Broadcasting is one of the major sponsors of this event. Look out for our reporters and anchors and meteorologists each week, to help introduce the main acts.

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