DC native Cathy Ponton King swings: ‘Nawlins-flavored jazzy blues, good old fashioned rock ‘n roll, tender ballads and original nuggets of singer-songwriter gold. The UMD alumna and former journalist infuses her stage show with wit and verve, armed with a Fender Telecaster and a drive to rock like Muddy Waters taught her.
Weather: Don’t get caught in the rain! Check this website or follow Strathmore on Twitter and Facebook for up-to-the-minute information on weather-related delays/cancellations. Strathmore will endeavor to announce any changes by 4PM the day of the performance, but please follow for any up-to-the-minute changes.
Parking: Parking for the Free Summer Outdoor Concerts and Workshops is in the Metro garage for $5.10 with Metro SmarTrip card or major credit card; enter off Tuckerman Lane. Parking for patrons with disabilities (with tag) and Strathmore Stars Parking (with Strathmore Summer Parking Pass) is in the Mansion lot on a space available basis; enter at 10701 Rockville Pike until 7PM.
Seating: Bring blankets or low beach chairs. No pets, please.
Dining: Pulled pork, burgers, hot dogs, drinks, sides and more available at Restaurant Associates BBQ Shack.
Donate Your Old Instruments!
Please bring your used instruments to the donate to our partner Hungry for Music and help bring music to underprivileged children.