SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A western Massachusetts summer tradition kicked off Wednesday night in East Longmeadow. Elvis tribute artist Ray Guillmette started this season’s Rotary Club Concert Series.
A crowd of thousands came to hear “A Ray of Elvis,” and resume a fun tradition that’s been going on in East Longmeadow for 28 years.
Sandy Yarkey of East Longmeadow said, “We came to the concert just to get a nice night out. The entertainment’s always fabulous. It’s free and a great event.”
22News sponsors the Concert series. Sy Becker emceed the concerts. There are eight this year on Wednesday nights.
Next week’s show takes place on Thursday night, July 3rd featuring “A Brass Attack of Springfield” and a fireworks display.