Free concert today in Courthouse Park in Merced

Merced will hold a free concert recognizing the city’s 125th anniversary from 4 to 10 p.m. today in Courthouse Park, near 21st and M streets.

The schedule of bands for the main stage includes:

• 4 to 5 p.m. – La Sonora Dinamita De Mina Vasquez

• 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. – Crystal Syphon

• 7 to 8 p.m. – Buster Blue

• 8:30 to 10 p.m. – Mike Hammar and the Nails

The event will also feature a second stage with a variety of local music acts, including Cottonwood Creek.

For more information about the city’s anniversary celebration, see the Facebook page titled "Celebrate Merced: Past, Present & Future.”