What: Thursday’s the new Friday at Thirsty Third Thursdays – celebrate summer and jumpstart the weekend with these free, family-friendly evenings of live, acoustic bluegrass music, craft beer sampling, kid-friendly beverages and activities at Bon Air to benefit The Hungry Owl Project. An ambassador owl will make a special appearance and donations to The Hungry Owl Project are encouraged. Delicious box dinners are available for purchase from many of Bon Air’s popular restaurants. Drink, dine and dance al fresco on a beautiful summer evening.

Admission: Free. Box dinners available for purchase.

When: Thursday, July 20, 5-7 p.m., Thursday August 17, 5-7 p.m. & Thursday, September 21, 4-6 .m.

Who:   Thursday, July 20 – Bluegrass by Mission Hill; craft beer by East Brother Beer Company from Richmond

Thursday August 17 – Bluegrass by Muleskinner; craft beer TBD

Thursday, September 21 – Bluegrass music by Rusty String Express; craft beer TBD

Where: At Bon Air on the plaza adjacent to the fire pit with comfy Adirondack chairs, market tables and chairs shaded by umbrellas, water features, children’s play area and nearby bocce.

About The Hungry Owl Project: Headquartered in Ross, The Hungry Owl Project’s mission is to reduce the need for pesticides and rodenticides by encouraging natural predators through conservation of habitat, education and nesting boxes. Bon Air donates to The Hungry Owl Project.