The Shy brings acoustic rock to Farmington’s Riley Park

The Shy, an acoustic rock band with a Motor City beat, performs the penultimate Rhythmz in Riley Park concert at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, August 17.

The Shy

The band’s repertoire includes cover tunes by R.E.M., the Beatles, the Smiths, Creedence Clearwater Revival, plus some strong original songs, delivered with a refreshing energy and enthusiasm. Learn more at theshy.com

Lia Catallo opens for The Shy at 7 p.m. Learn more about her music at reverbnation.com/liakcatallo.

Riley Park and the Walter E. Sundquist Farmington Pavilion are located at Grove and Grand River, in the heart of downtown Farmington. Bring a chair or blanket and picnic dinner, or pick up something to eat at downtown Farmington restaurants.

In case of rain, the concert will move to First United Methodist Church, which is north of the park across Grand River. Keep an eye on Downtown Farmington’s Facebook page for concert updates.

Surf Zup closes out the summer concert series on Friday, August 24. Learn more about Rhythmz in Riley Park at downtownfarmington.org.