Is there anything better then sitting by the beautiful Kennebec River in a lawn chair with family and friends listening to some great music? What if I told you the music was free?

The free Friday night Waterfront Concert Series by Johnson Hall kicks off on Friday June 16 featuring a reunion of one of Gardiner's favorite bands in the 80's/90's with the Bob Jr Band, featuring Robby Coffin and his brother Tim, who will be visiting from South Carolina.

And the rest of the schedule looks great, too. Johnson Hall recently posted the full schedule of the Friday night concert series.

June 16-The Bob JRs  7:00 to 8:30 (Fireworks to follow)

June23- The Half Moon Jug Band  6:00 to 7:30

June 30- The Gawler Family  6:00 to 7:30

July 7- Slosh  6:00 to 7:30

July 14- Zulu Leprechaun  6:00 to 7:30

July 21- Nick Perry’s Brass Tax  6:00 to 7:30

July28-Mike Van Summern Band  6:00 to 7:30

Aug. 4- Max Ater  6:00 to 7:30

Aug. 11-Lexi James  6:00 to 7:30

Aug. 18- The Shakes  6:00 to 7:30

Aug. 25- The Soul Sensations  7:00 to 8:30 (Fireworks to follow)