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Friday Night Live

Every Friday night from 6-8pm, Downtown Champaign comes alive – with Friday Night Live! At three street-side locations around downtown, different acts entertain; you might see live music, dancing, or something extraordinarily unique. All acts are local and free.

Friday Night Live is presented by Midland States Bank, 40 North, The Champaign Center Partnership, and this radio station!

This Friday’s lineup (6/13):
Walnut & Chester:

6pm: Fortunate Blue – blues/rock/soul
7pm: Justin Rondón music – folk/rock/jazz/pop
Neil & Park:
6pm: Susie & the Shy Guys – 50s Cover Band
7pm: The Curses – jazz, swing, folk & country
Neil & Church (One Main Plaza):
6pm: JMT Trio – country/pop/oldies
7pm: Mike & Kayla – indie/folk/rock/blues/soul

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