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Downtown Greenville To Kick Off Festival Season Thursday

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GREENVILLE, S.C. -

A concert by TJ Lazer & the New Detroits is set to kick off Greenville's Downtown Alive event series Thursday.

The first Main Street Friday of the year will be held the following day, March 22nd.

The free events will be held at the new NOMA Square on Main Street.

Downtown Alive will be held weekly for 23 weeks.  Lyric, Outshyne, Benton Blout, The Piedmont Boys and Retro Vertigo are all scheduled to perform.

Main Street Fridays will be held for 27 weeks and will feature jazz, blues and beach music every Friday night.  These will be family friendly events with a kids play area featuring inflatables.

"Live music is one of many things that make Greenville's downtown a wonderful place to visit," said Alan Berry, president/CEO of Greenville Heritage FCU, a sponsor of the events.

Beginning in June, Downtown Alive will host a Last Band Standing competition for local bands.

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