August 1, 2018 Share

The Arts Council presents Octavia Blues Band

The Arts Council of Princeton Summer Courtyard Concert Series presents Octavia Blues Band

Octavia Blues Band will perform on Thursday, 8/16 at 6pm at the Princeton Shopping Center outdoor courtyard.

The 35th annual Summer Concert Series features the best in local and regional jazz, folk, world, rock and blues. Join us every Thursday, 6–8 pm, from June 21–August 23.

In partnership with the Princeton Shopping Center and Edens, the Arts Council of Princeton (ACP) presents Octavia Blues Band on Thursday, August 16 at 6 p.m. in the Princeton Shopping Center, 301 North Harrison Street, Princeton, NJ.

Suzuki Music USA and Godin Guitars-endorsed international touring artist Octavia Blues is notated as one of the few ladies performing outstanding harmonica, vocals and guitar in a fun interactive performance of primarily original music. Currently in the studio recording her seventh and eighth albums, Octavia toured with Etta James, played harmonica with Stevie Wonder and opened for numerous international acts among which include B.B. King. This tight talented group hope to be considered for performance in the Summer Courtyard Concert Series at the Princeton Shopping Center in 2018.

This concert is sponsored by Orvis. Receive a coupon to save $25 (restrictions apply).

Concerts will be held rain or shine. Don’t forget to bring a lawn chair or blanket! In the event of inclement weather, concerts will be held in a covered area at the Princeton Shopping Center. Ample parking is available at the Princeton Shopping Center.

For more information and a full listing of concerts through August 23, 2018, visit or call 609-924-8777.

The Arts Council of Princeton, founded in 1967, is a non-profit organization with a mission of Building Community through the Arts. Housed in the landmark Paul Robeson Center for the Arts, designed by architect Michael Graves, the ACP fulfills its mission by presenting a wide range of programs including exhibitions, performances, free community cultural events, and studio-based classes and workshops in a wide range of media. Arts Council of Princeton programs are designed to be high-quality, engaging, affordable and accessible for the diverse population of the greater Princeton region. For more information, visit or call 609.924.8777.

Established over 60 years ago, the Princeton Shopping Center has become a popular home for some of the Princeton area’s most unique retailers and restaurateurs. Built as a California-style in 1954, the Shopping Center, now owned by EDENS, is known for its architectural design and unique layout – a rectangular format with a center courtyard boasting beautiful floral displays. The Princeton Shopping Center is located at 301 North Harrison Street in Princeton, New Jersey. For more information, visit

For more information please call 609-924-8777 or visit

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