CONCERTS: Belmont Parks and Recreation Department presents a summer Concert in the Park series every Saturday at 7 p.m. in June at the Stowe Park amphitheater. The concerts are free, and everyone is encouraged to bring a chair or blanket. Concession stand offers Tony's Ice Cream, sodas and snacks.
• June 7: Center City Groove Band, rock • June 14: Charlotte Civic Orchestra, 25-piece orchestra
• June 21: Grass Cats, bluegrass band
• June 28: The Catalinas, beach band
MOVIES: Belmont Parks and Recreation Department presents Movies in the Park series at dusk on Saturdays in July at the Stowe Park. Billing are: "Surf's Up," July 5; "The Water Horse -- Legend of the Deep," July 12; and "Over the Hedge," July 19.
SUMMER FUN: The City of Belmont hosts its summer celebration July 24-26 at Stowe Park with carnival rides, cames, food, and a Saturday night concert and fireworks. Rides will be open 7-10 p.m. July 24-25 and 10 a.m.-10 p.m. July 25.
GRAB A COOL SNACK:
The Shack now serves Tony's Ice Cream, sodas and snacks at Stowe Park.