November 12, 2019 to November 12, 2019
06:30 PM untill
The Heights Foundation will host The Heights Party Band concert on Tuesday, November 12 at 7:00 p.m. at The Heights Center, 15570 Hagie Drive in Fort Myers. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. The evening will include familiar and forgotten favorites, classic rock, blues and a little “chaotic spontaneity.” The party band is a group of rotating high-quality local musicians who call The Heights Center home for several concerts each year. Admission is $10 per person and includes complimentary appetizers and a cash bar. The event is sponsored by CRE Consultants and entech. The concert features well-known local musicians including Grammy-award winning songwriter (Butterfly Kisses, Why'd You Come in Here Lookin' Like That?) Randy Thomas and his wife Lori, Rob Robinson, Kevin Kenworthy, Willie Miller and Nashville’s Matthew Chapman. “The Heights Center is a great venue for us. We are bringing together high-quality musicians for a fun, casual evening,” said Randy Thomas. “We’ll be playing our versions of some of our favorite classic rock, blues and country-rock songs.” For tickets visit www.heightsfoundation.org/heightspartyband. Tickets will also be available at the door. The Heights Center is located at 15570 Hagie Drive, Fort Myers 33908. For more information call (239) 482-7706 About the Heights Foundation and the Heights Center The Heights Foundation works to build self-sufficient families in the Harlem Heights neighborhood. The mission is to support education and wellness, promote family and community development, and provide the benefits of enrichment and the arts. The Heights Center, supported by The Heights Foundation, is a place for Education, Opportunity, and Enrichment. GLAD Kids is a child care and pre-k center serving more than 80 children birth-five. The Harlem Heights Community Charter School currently serves kindergarten through fourth grade and will expand to serve up to fifth grade. Harlem Heights was originally settled as a rural agricultural community. Approximately 780 children live in a mixture of single-family homes and multi-family apartments. Demographically, the population is approximately 70% Hispanic, 20% African-American, and 8% Caucasian. The poverty rate for children in Harlem Heights is more than twice the county average, with family income 40% below the county average. Families are not able to easily access family support services located in downtown Fort Myers, and benefit greatly from programs located within the neighborhood.
LocationThe Heights CenterView map
15570 Hagie Drive,
Fort Myers, 33908, FL, 1234