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Free outdoor concerts to take place in the fort

Photo courtesy of Patty Wicken At last week's free concert in Fort Alexandria, more than 200 people listened to the sounds of Pure Country. The next concert is scheduled for Thursday, July 30 at 7 p.m. The Fort is located at the Runestone Museum.

A new concert series will take place in Fort Alexandria at the Runestone Museum.

Anderson Funeral Home is sponsoring the free outdoor concerts, which will take place every Thursday at 7 p.m.

Organizers of the event encourage the public to "bring a chair, enjoy the air and some great music."

Here's a look at the lineup:

•July 30 - Gray Matter.

•August 6 - Hot Dishes.

•August 13 - Doc's Dixieland Band.

There will be an "after party" at The Depot after each concert; keep your ticket stub.