Box Lunch Revue returns in York City

Sean Philip Cotter

Starting Tuesday, people around York City will be able to sit out near Central Market some afternoons and listen to some free live music.

Brad and Kathleen Kerr of Spring Garden Township enjoy lunch on a warm afternoon in the Cherry Lane Courtyard as the York Suburban Middle School and High School Jazz Bands open the 2014 Box Lunch Revue, Thursday May 1,  2014. The Box Lunch Revue features free live music every Tuesday and Thursday through August, for a list of upcoming acts visit John A. Pavoncello -

The Box Lunch Revue starts back up every Tuesday and Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the block of Cherry Lane behind the market building starting this week, according to a news release from York City.

Tuesday, the Central York Middle & High School Jazz Bands will kick off the season. For the whole month, various York County school bands will play the Box Lunch Revue.

After that, the roster will include performers such as Soji, Mickey Spain, Haley and Dylan Richardson, Mylea Thompson, Strange Foke, Justin Angelo and Poorhouse Yard, according to the release.

The concert series is co-sponsored by Block Business Solutions and Wolf, with promotional support from MediaOnePA, WARM 103, 961.SOX, Newsradio 910 WSBA, WYCO Community Radio and ABC27 WHTM, the release states.

For a complete entertainment schedule, visit or call 717-849-2217, according to the release.

For updates throughout the season, follow York City Special Events on Facebook or @YorkCityEvents on Twitter; if you're tweeting about it, use the hashtag #BLRyork.

— Reach Sean Cotter