SUWANEE - Alternative rock band Everclear will headline the City of Suwanee's August 16 Concert & Wing Fest. This summer's community concert marks the 10th anniversary of music, movies, festivals, and more at Suwanee's Town Center Park. <br />
Everclear was Billboard's Modern Rock Band of the Year in 1998. Over a decade from 1994-2004, the band had three platinum or double-platinum albums and several hits, including "Father of Mine," "Wonderful," and "Santa Monica."<br />
This summer's community concert is being combined with a wing festival that will feature a variety of the saucy fare from area restaurants. The wing festival and musical performances will begin at 5:30 p.m. at Town Center Park with Everclear taking the stage about 8:30.<br />
Hunter Callahan, Nine Times Blue, and The Athens Band will perform before Everclear.<br />
A celebrity wing-eating contest will be part of the evening's activities. Attendees also will be invited to vote for their favorite wings from among the vendors at the festival.<br />
Limited parking is available in the downtown area. A free shuttle bus will provide transportation between Town Center and the offsite parking location at Shawnee North Business Center, 305 Shawnee North Drive at Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road. The shuttles will run from 5:30-10:30 p.m.
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