LAKELAND, Florida (December 14, 2021) | December 17the Canned Tuna Concert with REX FLOYD will be postponed to a later date due to a group emergency. The quarterly music series takes place in Munn Park and those attending the events are encouraged to bring a can of tuna or other non-perishable food to benefit Volunteer Serving the Elderly (VISTE). The eclectic Canned Tuna series includes all genres of music representing folk, rock, funk and even southern twang.
Canned Tuna Concerts
- December 17, 2021 – REX FLOYD (Pink Floyd Tribute) – POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
- March 18, 2022 – Andrew Luv and the franchise players
- June 17, 2022 – Ben Meyer and the Dirty Yank
REX FLOYD Celebrates the diverse legacy of Pink Floyd’s iconic album, featuring epic and unique songs from Ummaguma, Meddle, Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals and The Wall. Surrealist music appeals to those seeking enlightened thought with provocative and daring lyrics, ranging from heart-wrenching laments of injustice to mystical explorations of invisible worlds. REX FLOYD are a four piece band who work very hard to capture the spirit of the original band. The group is an unmissable concert experience with sound, lights and lasers. REX FLOYD member Gus Palas said: “The band was really looking forward to a big event, and we apologize for the fact that we have to postpone the show due to an emergency from the band. However, we will provide future dates so that we can bring the show to Lakeland and the Canned Tuna series. “
All Canned Tuna Concert concerts are held in Munn Park, located at 201 East Main Street in downtown Lakeland. The shows will start at 6 p.m. and end at 8 p.m. The shows are free for the public and friendly for families. Those in attendance are kindly requested to bring a tin of tuna or non-perishable food for the benefit of VISTE. VISTE will have volunteers strategically located in the park to help collect canned tuna and other non-perishable items.
Town of Lakeland
The city of Lakeland was incorporated in January 1885 and has grown into one of the largest communities in the interior of Florida. With a current population of over 100,000, Lakeland continues to grow. It has been designated a standard metropolitan statistical area by the US Census Bureau for over 30 years. With tourist attractions and Gulf beaches just an hour away, Lakeland continues to capitalize on its convenient central Florida location along the I-4 corridor. The city owns and operates Lakeland Electric, Florida’s third largest utility, and it was one of the first to deliver electricity to the Sunshine State over 110 years ago.
For more information on the town of Lakeland, please visit www.lakelandgov.net. Citizens are also invited to follow the City on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Vimeo, Snapchat and Nextdoor. Citizens can find the city of Lakeland on these social media platforms by searching on Lakelandgov.
For more information on the town of Lakeland, please explore LakelandGov.net.
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