Pasco County Libraries Presents Free Drive-In Concert Dec. 4

Pasco County Libraries Presents Free Drive-In Concert Dec. 4

Pasco County Libraries Presents Free Drive-In Concert Dec. 4

~~Enjoy rock, jazz, blues and more from the comfort of your car, or stream online~~

HUDSON, FL —- Enjoy a live concert from the comfort of your car as Pasco County Libraries presents a free, drive-in and live streaming event at the Hudson Regional Library Friday, December 4, 2020. Local artists Shaun Hopper and Chris Barbosa will open for the Sarasota Slim Band during the outdoor, family-friendly event.

WHAT: Free Drive-In Concert

WHERE: Hudson Regional Library Parking Lot

8012 Library Rd.

Hudson, FL

WHEN: Friday, December 4, 2020

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Attendance is limited to 50 vehicles and you must pre-register at: beginning Friday, November 20. For those attending in person, the concert will be broadcast on 88.1 FM.

You can also watch on the Libraries’ YouTube Channel at:

Shaun Hopper and Chris Barbosa are an energetic string duo playing modern and classic rock including everything from Bach to the Beatles. The Sarasota Slim Band plays blues, funk, jazz, and rock and has been entertaining local crowds since the 1980s.

For more information about Pasco County Libraries, including the library catalog, e-content, programs, events and links to all Pasco County Library branches, visit:

Blues in the Library is back

Blues in the Library is back

Blues in the Library is back

Suncoast Blues Society
Community Outreach Program


Blues in the Library is back! As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the drive-in gathering concept has new life.

We are collaborating with Pasco County Library Association for an outdoor Blues in The Lot concert at the Hudson Library branch (8012 Library Rd, Hudson) on Friday, December 4th.

This FREE event will feature solo/duo performer Shaun Hopper and the Sarasota Slim Band.

Mark your calendar now as attendance will be limited, and reservations will be required. More info to follow next week….

Suncoast Blues Society (SBS) has also reached out to Hillsborough, Manatee, and Sarasota County Library Systems suggesting they consider implementing an outdoor Blues on The Lawn performance.

Sarasota County Library System was the first to accept our offer. So far, we have two outdoor performances scheduled at the Fruitville branch (100 Apex Road, Sarasota):

  • November 17th from 2pm – 3:30pm featuring Steve Arvey
  • December 8th from 2pm – 3:30pm featuring Brian Leneschmidt

To kick start these events, SBS will be underwriting a total of 10 events. Keep watching our website at and your Suncoast Blues News for additional information on forthcoming shows featuring Suncoast Blues Society member musicians.