DANBURY — The Ives Concert Park has announced an enhanced sponsorship partnership with Newtown Savings Bank. Events at the Ives will now be powered by Newtown Savings Bank.

NSB Vice President/Public Relations Director Tanya Wulff Truax said, “The bank has had a long-standing relationship with the Ives as the Fine Arts & Family Series sponsor, and we are excited for this new opportunity to show support for such a great venue and local treasure.”

The new partnership will be indicated with a new combined logo for Ives events.

“Our Board of Directors is so very thankful for the extraordinary support from Newtown Savings Bank,” said Phyllis Cortese, executive director of the Charles Ives Authority for the Performing Arts and Ives Concert Park. “Their investment contributes to exceptional arts and cultural experiences, which are an essential component of our community’s quality of life.”

Upcoming events include a Free the Children Benefit Concert set for 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, August 9.

An Ecuadorian Festival will take place from 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sunday, August 11.

Yoga at Sunset will take place from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, August 14 and 28. The cost is $10 per class.

WCSU will present “Much Ado About Nothing” at 8 p.m. Friday, August 16 through Sunday, August 18.

The Java Jam will take place at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, August 21. The charge is $5.

Amy Lynn and the Honey Men will celebrate Janis Joplin at 8 p.m. Friday, August 23.

The Treehouse Comedy Series is at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, August 24 and September 21. Tickets are $25 at the door, $20 in advance.

Chicha Fest, a Latin music festival, will is set for 11 a.m. to 9 p.m Sunday, August 25.

An Evening with Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams (NSB Signature Event) will be at 8 p.m. Friday, September 13. 

Those seeking information may visit www.ivesconcertpark.com.

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