Music in the Gardens—The Louie Bluies

Past Event

Sunnylands presents its annual Music in the Gardens concert series beginning Sunday, March 6, and continuing every Sunday throughout the month.

The public is invited to stroll in the gardens or bring a lawn chair and have a picnic on the Great Lawn while enjoying a different musical act each weekend. Every performance is free and takes place from 11 am to 1 pm.

Water and sun protection are recommended. Guests may bring blankets and folding chairs. No seating is provided. While guests are invited to bring food and picnics to Sunnylands, large coolers, ice chests, grills, and alcohol are not permitted. No large shade structures or items that puncture the lawn are permitted. Parking is free. No reservations required.

Music in the Gardens schedule

March 6: The Louie Bluies
March 13: Barry Baughn Blues Band
March 20: Hot Club of Palm Springs
March 27: John Stanley King's Cowboy Songs Band

Named after exemplary blues artist Louie Bluie (aka Howard Armstrong), The Louie Bluies boast an extremely eclectic catalog of songs, from blues to ragtime and country to jazz. The Bluies are composed of Joey Latimer, Marshall Hawkins, and Don Reed. They are bringing their musical act to Sunnylands for the first time.

For more information, contact the education department at or dial 760.202.2254