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Newtown Savings Bank enhances sponsorship of Ives Concert Park events

DANBURY, CONN. — Ives Concert Park in Danbury announced recently an enhanced sponsorship partnership with Newtown Savings Bank, a longtime sponsor of the Fine Arts & Family Series at the venue located on the Westside campus of Western Connecticut State University. “Events at the Ives” will now be “Powered by Newtown Savings Bank,” and will be indicated as such by a new combin

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.”

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

Upcoming 2019 events at Ives Concert Park will include:

Aug. 3 – Big Blocks and BBQ Car Show

Aug. 7 – Java Jam

Aug. 9 – Free the Children

Aug. 11 – Ecuadorian Festival

Aug. 14 – Yoga at Sunset

Aug. 16-18 – “Much Ado About Nothing”

Aug. 21 – Java Jam

Aug. 23 – Amy Lynn and the Honey Men celebrate Janis Joplin

Aug. 24 – Treehouse Comedy Series

Aug. 25 – Chicha Fest

Aug. 28 – Yoga at Sunset

Sept. 13 – An Evening with Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams (NSB Signature Event)

Sept. 14 – Rock to Adopt, featuring Jefferson Starship, Hollywood U2, Tramps Like Us and

The Doug Wahlberg Band

Sept. 21 – Treehouse Comedy Series

Sept. 22 – Messages from Above, featuring Psychic Vanessa

Sept. 28 – Fore ‘n’ Aft Reunion Concert

For more information about these events, visit



Newtown Savings Bank is a community bank headquartered in Newtown, Connecticut, with over $1.2 billion in assets. Since 1855, the bank has been deeply invested in the customers and communities that it serves. The bank has 14 branches in Newtown, Bethel, Brookfield, Danbury, Monroe, Oxford, Shelton, Southbury, Trumbull and Woodbury, along with the New Haven Regional Lending Center in Hamden. For more information and location details, visit or call (800) 461-0672.


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