The Dickson Parks and Recreation Department is kicking off its 2023 Music in Holland Park with Whiskey & Steel on Friday, May 12.
The free performance is 6-8 pm and starts a series of concerts in the park next to the Clement Railroad Hotel Museum in Downtown Dickson on the second Friday of each month through August.
Based in Franklin, Whiskey & Steel is an acoustic duo featuring Sutton Parks and Carla Theodore.
The pair have been friends and bandmates for almost 20 years in cover bands in the Nashville area and began performing as a duo last fall. They showcase stellar lead vocals and harmonies on a wide range of music, from rock and roll to country.
Their music includes selections from Johnny Cash, John Prine, John Denver, The Eagles, Alanis Morrisette, Sheryl Crow, Stevie Nicks and Tom Petty, Brooks and Dunn and more.
A native of North Tonawanda, N.Y., now residing in Franklin, Parks is the owner of Shear Sharp Pros, which specializes in mobile sharpening services for shears for hair stylists and dog groomers, clipper blades, scissors and kitchen knives. A Macedon, N.Y., native, Theodore is now living in Spring Hill.
They have performed recently at The Chef and I in Nashville, The Titled Mule in Columbia and Scissors and Scotch in Brentwood, where they got their own personalized cocktails added to the menu.
Those attending the Music in Holland Park concert series can bring lawn chairs or blankets to enjoy the free concert. For more information, contact the Dickson Parks and Recreation Department at (615) 446-1721.