SIMSBURY — The Talcott Mountain Music Festival kicks off on June 28. Presented by the Hartford Symphony Orchestra, the summer concert series begins with Dancing in the Street: The Music of Motown Friday, June 28 at the Simsbury Meadows Performing Arts Center in Simsbury. This concert will be led by HSO Assistant Conductor, Adam Boyles. Single tickets are on sale at Grass passes and table subscriptions are available; call the Box Office at 860-987-5900.

Experience the magic of Motown. This program features smash hits made famous by artists like Marvin Gaye, The Four Tops, Martha Reeves, Diana Ross, The Temptations, and the one and only Stevie Wonder. Get ready to dance to hits including “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,” “I Heard it Through the Grapevine,” “My Girl,” and many more.

The vocalists for this concert include Broadway stars Shayna Steele and Chester Gregory, and Michael Lynche from “American Idol.”

Advance single lawn tickets are $25 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Adult single lawn tickets are $30 at the gate. Gate prices take effect at 5 pm the day of the concert. Table and GrassPass subscriptions range in price from $125-$1420. For more information, visit or call 860-987-5900.

Gates open at 6 p.m. for all Talcott Mountain Music Festival concerts. Open to all ticket holders, the Family Fun Zone is open from 6 to 7:15 p.m.; families can enjoy free activities such as music-themed games and crafts, the Instrument Discovery Lab, and youth performances.

Connecticut Media Group