The Steelin’ Thunder community steel drum band will present a benefit outdoor concert Saturday, Aug. 16, at 4 p.m. on the south lawn of the A.V. Nickels Inn, 127 East Main St./Route 1.

Lawn chairs will be furnished; concertgoers also may bring their own blankets. Beverages of all types will be available for purchase, as well as appetizers and other delicious food items. Dancing to the Caribbean vibe is to be expected with this show-stopping band.

Admission is $12, $6 for children younger than 12 with ID. For advance tickets, call 528-0022 or 528-0327. The concert will benefit the Capital Campaign of the First Congregational Church of Searsport.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or