Kicking Off the Summer

KIMT News 3

AUSTIN, MN — Downtown Austin will turning up the music soon, to welcome summer.

The Austin Vision 2020 Destination Downtown Committee is hosting “The Kickoff Concert” tomorrow night.

The event will feature food vendors and people can visit the shops and restaurants downtown and a live concert that will begin at 7 p.m.

Leaders say the event is a way to get people together, and to have a good time.

“We encouraged all of the restaurants to have specials and the other businesses to put on some kind of promotion,” Vision 2020 Director Laura Helle said. “And we’re going to be bringing people in with the live music; there will be the Austin Jaycees beer garden and just kind of a fun, festival atmosphere.”

The event starts at 5 p.m. tomorrow and admission is free.

In case of rain, the Paramount Theater will be the place to go.

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