Staff Report

People of all ages are invited to the next Summer Supper Concert Series on Thursday, Aug. 9 from 5:00 –  8:00 p.m. in the shady, garden courtyard at St. Mark’s-in-the-Valley church located at 2901 Nojoqui Avenue.  Santa Maria Style Tri-Tip BBQ and all the fixings will be accompanied by the Just Dave Band featuring lead singer, acoustic guitarist and harmonica player Dave Bernal. The band is known for its high-energy legit country tunes as well as some fun originals.

Directly benefiting the St. Mark’s Preschool Scholarship program, each Summer Supper Concert begins with a themed food & beverage supper served at 5:00 p.m.; with August 9th offering Santa Maria-style BBQ and all the trimmings. The live music begins at 5:30 p.m. and ends at 8:00 p.m. All performances are coordinated by Jon Harris of JSH Productions of Solvang. The suggested donation per ticket including supper, concert and a beverage is $25 for adults and $10 for children ages 12 years and under (there is a capped cost of $30 for a family with 3 or more children). Additional beverages are available for purchase. No outside food or drinks are allowed.  Complimentary childcare for ages 2-10 is available on-site.

Event proceeds benefit St. Mark’s Preschool Scholarship Fund for children in the community.

Tickets are sold at the door as well as online in advance For any questions, please contact Summer Supper Concert Series event coordinator Yvonne Lowe at 805-688-1815 or  or the St. Mark’s office at 805-688-4454; or visit