Rock for Love 8 happening Sept. 5-7

The eighth annual Church Health Center benefit concert, Rock for Love 8, will be held next month at Crosstown, Overton Square and the Levitt Shell.

The event will be Sept. 5-7. A block party will happen that Friday at Crosstown with a headlining appearance from the Dirty Streets at the Hi Tone. Also that night, bands will perform at Crosstown Arts, Amurica, the Church Health Center’s bay space and on an outdoor Visible School stage. The night will also feature food trucks, a hula hoop luau, flea market, comedy, art exhibition and more.

Saturday will move to the Overton Square Tower Courtyard stage with acts like Black Oak Arkansas after a party featuring the likes of the Stax Academy Band, Paul Taylor and the Mighty Souls Brass Band. And Al Kapone will host a hip hop revue after-party at Hattiloo Theatre.

On Sunday, a finale at the Levitt Shell will feature the Grifters, Impala and Mark Edgar Stuart. All shows are free except for Friday’s Hi Tone show and Saturday’s Hattiloo Theatre After Party.

For the full lineup and set times, visit rockforlove.org.

Dansette

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